Concerts

Albert Hammond Jr. Leaves Chicago On Profound High Note

Nostalgia was at an all-time high this weekend. When I first received the news of my confirmation to cover Albert Hammond Jr.’s show on April 6th, I started to reminisce. Somehow, three years had already passed since I last found myself waiting outside Bottom Lounge prior to the guitarist’s 2015 performance. Digging up my copy of “Momentary […]

Cell Phones at Concerts: An Ongoing Dilemma

Let’s face it. Nobody enjoys having their view obstructed by a sea of screens, recording 20 minutes worth of Snapchat stories. The growing phenomenon regarding excessive cell phone usage at concerts can only be ignored for so long. While this behavior is found to be disruptive from an audience perspective, it has also generated negative […]

[GIVEAWAY] Win Tickets To See Autograf + Win & Woo At The El Rey In LA!

Autograf is coming to LA on their Caution:Live tour and you could win tickets! See the show and take home an exclusive art print and pin. The Chicago boys are back in town! Autograf are deep into their Caution:Live tour and are making a stop in LA with Chicago duo Win & Woo at El […]

How to Forget About The Chicago Cold: Attend a Gramatik Show

Chicagoans trying to stay warm from the bitter cold sought refuge at the Aragon Ballroom on Friday night. For those in attendance, Gramatik brought the heat during his 2-hour set, helped along by Balkan Bump and Haywyre warming up the crowd. The Chicago show was the Slovenian-born, Brooklyn-based producer’s second stop on his Re:Coil US […]