Crowd @ North Coast Music Festival 2010 | Photo by Chris Monaghan

North Coast Music Festival kicked off its inaugural year last night in Chicago’s Union Park, with performances by Pretty Lights, Paul Van Dyk, and Chemical Brothers. Our man Chris Monaghan is at the festival giving us some photo coverage, so read on for some shots from last night’s sets…

Also, it looks like iClips got their plans finalized to shoot the webcast live from the festival; you can tune in here today at 3:30pm CDT to see the schedule planned below:

North Coast Music Festival Live Webcast

3:30 – Alabaster Brown
4:30 – Grace Potter & The Nocturnals
5:30 – The New Deal
6:30 – New Mastersounds
7:30 – Orchard Lounge
8:30 – Umphrey’s McGee