[PHOTO RECAP] The Neighbourhood At Aragon Ballroom

[PHOTO RECAP] The Neighbourhood At Aragon Ballroom

West Coast indie-rock quintet The Neighbourhood rolled through Chicago’s Aragon Theater with opening act Kitten. Holding true to their branding, we were required to shoot in all black and white. Check out our photo recap below and read our full concert review here. Photos by: Kris Kish    

[CONCERT PREVIEW] Eric Prydz’s Brings EPIC to Chicago’s Aragon

[CONCERT PREVIEW] Eric Prydz's Brings EPIC to Chicago's Aragon

This October and November Eric Prydz has brought his 3D hologram based show, EPIC, to North America. It is the first time EPIC has ever traveled outside the UK and Eric has only performed three previous EPIC events ever. On November 29th, the world renowned DJ will be touching down in Chicago to melt faces […]

[CONCERT COVERAGE] Hounds of Hell Tour ft. Tommy Trash & Wolfgang Gartner

Hounds of Hell tour - www.TheSightsandSounds.com

Last weekend, Tommy Trash and Wolfgang Gartner transformed Chicago’s Concord Theater into an electric madhouse as their Hounds of Hell tour made their way through town. With two back-to-back shows on Friday night, fans had double the opportunity to catch the EDM giants in action. With the option to go out afterward, we took advantage […]

[CONCERT COVERAGE] Morgan Page 3D at Chicago’s Concord Hall

[CONCERT COVERAGE] Morgan Page 3D at Chicago's Concord Hall

Grammy nominated DJ/producer Morgan Page has been on our radar for quite some time now, mainly due to his numerous successful dance hits such as “The Longest Road” and “In The Air,” so when we’ve heard that he’s chosen Chicago as one of the stops on his three month long fall tour the decision to […]

[CONCERT COVERAGE] Steve Aoki’s Aokify America Tour with Pharrell & Borgore

[CONCERT COVERAGE] Steve Aoki's Aokify America Tour with Pharrell & Borgore

Reading music:   Last weekend, Steve Aoki and crew invaded Chicago’s UIC Pavilion on their cross country Aokify America Tour. Featuring sounds from the Dim Mak label and beyond, the Aokify tour features some of the hottest stars in EDM and hip-hop, touting names like Pharrell, Borgore and Waka Flocka Flame. You have to give […]

[FESTIVAL COVERAGE] 20th Anniversary of Rototom Sunsplash Reggae Festival


Rototom Sunsplash Reggae Festival, one of the largest platforms in the world for reggae music, took place in Benicassim, Spain for it’s 20th anniversary this year on August 21-24. World renowned for it’s culture and music, The Sights and Sounds was lucky enough to have an international correspondent in the area to be able to […]

[TICKET GIVEAWAY] Win 3-Day Passes to North Coast Music Festival

[TICKET GIVEAWAY] Win 3-Day Passes to North Coast Music Festival

North Coast Music Festival is just around the corner, and if you haven’t had a chance to make a music festival this summer, now is your chance to go for FREE! Hang out for 3 days in Chicago’s beautiful Union Park as you jam out to acts such as Big Gigantic, Passion Pit, Wu Tang […]

[FESTIVAL COVERAGE] Summer Set Music & Camping Festival 2013

Summer Set Music Festival 2013 cover shot

  Reading music:   Summer Set Camping and Music Festival took place in beautiful Somerset, Wisconsin for another year of great music set against the beautiful scenery situated next to the Apple River. Primarily seen as leaning toward an EDM heavy lineup (Zedd, Big Gigantic, Adventure, Griz), Summer Set also paid tribute to the ‘hippier’ […]

[EVENT] Why Budweiser’s Made in America is the Best Kept Secret Around: Bringing Chicago a free show tonight

[EVENT] Why Budweiser's Made in America is the Best Kept Secret Around: Bringing Chicago a free show tonight

By: Lauren Walker I think it’s fair to say that most of you probably don’t know what the Budweiser Made in America event is, or you just think it’s that festival in Philadelphia that Jay Z headlined and promoted last year. Well, it may be one of the greatest events in the music industry to […]

[FESTIVAL COVERAGE] Electric Daisy Carnival: Chicago 2013

[FESTIVAL COVERAGE] Electric Daisy Carnival: Chicago 2013

By: Kris Kish and James Kabat Reading music:   Electric Daisy Carnival: it seems like not a week goes by without the name being mentioned in the news for one thing or another. And while their first stint in Chicago brought grey clouds of both media attention and cold, wet skies, those of us who […]

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