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CRB Thaws Chicago Crowd During Thalia Hall Residency

Failing to distinguish the highway lines through a small opening on my frozen windshield, I came to terms with the fact that I may not make it to my destination. While it may sound overdramatic, Chicago was in the wake of a historically treacherous polar vortex, with temperatures falling (well) below zero. To make matters […]

Death Cab For Cutie Awes In Return To Chicago

Just two months after performing Transatlanticism in its entirety at The Auditorium Theatre, Death Cab For Cutie made their return to Chicago. On December 2nd, the indie-rockers headlined 101 WKQX’s “The Nights We Stole Christmas” winter concert series. Accompanied by openers Lovelytheband and Elle King, the Washington-based group surpassed all expectations; Death Cab’s presence was […]

Smokey Robinson Returns to Waukegan In Fine Form

The term ‘legend’ is often thrown around anytime one’s contributions or achievements are applauded. Some may even argue that it’s used a bit loosely. When your accolades include being a Kennedy Center Honoree, writing 37 top 40 hits, and co-founding one of the most prolific record labels in music history, this debate can only go […]

Real Estate Tease Brand New Album

Does Real Estate have new music on the way? Signs are pointing to yes. The indie rockers took to social media earlier this week, discreetly hinting that a new record may be in the works. Not saying that we are NOT in the process of making another record A post shared by Real Estate (@realestateband) […]