Saturday, September 20, 2014

Andrew McMahon

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Acclaimed as one the most eclectic and venturesome weekends in the gauntlet of summer festivals, the Pitchfork Music Festival 2008 provided Live Music Blog...

Oh to be young, a music fan and live in Chicago; for the next three weeks there are more bands, festivals and concerts coming...

Last Thursday night one of the best tours of the summer kicked off in Madison, WI at Willow Park. The dual bill with Umphrey's...

Having a wide and eclectic taste in music sometimes pulls you all over the map in terms of who and what is seen live....

With strobe lights blaring and the drone physically pushing the crowd away from the stage, The Black Angels owned the room at the Rock...

About a month ago, we filled everyone in on the short list of Ratatat dates and I was totally bummed because there was no...

As I've mentioned before, the country is laden with some incredible street festivals and neighborhood parties. Of all the wonderful cities in the U...

Anyone with access to the Sundance Channel should point their remotes there this week as they premier Dean Budnick's documentary on the rise and...

Almost every live music fan I know has one or two venues that hold some sort of special importance to them, a place where...

Last November, the good people of UW-Madison put on another edition of Madison Pop Festival with the likes of Bon Iver, Malajube and Murder...

Everyone who has ever played a song on the guitar has probably played a Weezer song at some point in their life. With their...

With the abundance of larger festivals, one of the overlooked niches of the scene these days are the abundance of city street festivals. So...

While we just posted the recently released schedule for Lollapalooza, there is more news coming out of Perry Farrell's office. I can just see...

Posting a Bonnaroo preview is a daunting task. Six years ago when I attended it was arduous to see all the bands I was...

A few days back Sam wrote up a post on the pro's -- and some con's -- of living in NYC during the summer....

The remix, break-beat rock 'n roll masters Ratatat announced a small summer tour in support of their new album LP3, which is set to...

Two Friday's ago, Pnuma Trio played The Lakeshore Theater here in Chicago and the superb Eliot Lipp opened the show for the Memphis based...

Though less than half of the year has passed, I can say that The Helio Sequence's Keep Your Eyes Ahead will most likely be...

Rarely do you get to see an artist who is perched on the brink of stardom. Two Fridays ago, I think I caught M.I.A....

After dropping their third LP, Made in the Dark, this past February, putting out two of the best videos I've seen in years ("Ready...

Last Wednesday night the Abbey Pub packed the house with eager and energetic fans ready for one thing and one thing only: a dance...

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