Mr Tillman, good to see you again.

Satirical, retrospective and humorous all at once, crowds drifted away from their 9-5 thoughts and into the wonderful world of Father John Misty (Joshua Tillman) on Thursday night. Playing The Chicago Theatre in all its glory, the billowing curtains, cathedral style ceiling and history-laden walls set the stage for his mammoth comeback to the Windy…

Michael Bublé goes ‘Higher’ at Allstate Arena.

Showcasing his musical range, Bublé delighted fans with an unforgettable experience at Allstate Arena — and it was exactly that: an experience. Opening with hit “Feeling Good,” the crowd immediately rose to their feet, with Bublé expressing his gratitude and explaining that the more energy they provided, the more energy he’d give. Introducing the stadium…

Julien Baker and The Wild Hearts Tour

An absolute powerhouse of women stormed through Chicago Wednesday night as part of The Wild Hearts Tour. The three headlining ladies — Julien Baker, Sharon Van Etten, and Angel Olsen–each played sets that awoke the souls of concert goers and had them singing, dancing, and enjoying a perfect summer night at Chicago’s newest venue, The…

Post Animal: Your New Favorite Chicago Band.

Chicago natives Post Animal took it upon themselves to get the crowd hyped at Northerly Island, opening for pop superstars 5 Seconds of Summer. Not their first taste of the limelight, the psychedelic rock band has previously toured with Cage the Elephant and played festivals such as Bonnaroo, with the Chicago Tribune describing their sound…

Nothing But Love For Tove Lo

Swedish singer and sensual queen of pop Tove Lo left crowds in awe at her Lollapalooza aftershow last week. Shaking, dancing and singing her way to the top despite early technical difficulties, she sung hit song “Talking Bodies” and newest release “2 Die 4” to a crowd of bedazzled concert goers. If the sequins and…

Jack Johnson Brings The Good Vibes To Chicago

A hot summer night at Northerly Island, a cold drink in hand and Jack Johnson serenading the crowd. What more could you ever need? Playing hits Banana Pancakes and Better Together among a lineup of other bops, Johnson joked with the packed venue about potentially forgetting his own lyrics as he went on to seemingly…

It’s An Aussie Takeover!

Playing to a sold out crowd, Josh Cashman won hearts over with his Australian accent and undeniable talent at The Riviera on Wednesday. Opening for his longtime friend and fellow Australian Tash Sultana, Cashman sang his catchy tunes of love, life and loss equipped with his laid back persona. Knowing from an early age music…

No T-Pain, No Gain.

Hit after hit, T-Pain showed fans why the rapper/singer/songwriter is still a household name. Performing at back to back sold out shows at The House of Blues, the artist thanked crowds for supporting him and declared he wanted to give back as he made it rain money from the balcony seats. “It might only be…

Jesse McCartney at Park West

It was everything your twelve year old self dreamed of and so much more. Jesse McCartney played a sold out show this weekend at Park West, greeted by a crowd of screaming fans who have grown up alongside the triple threat performer. Performing a mix of classic hits and songs of his newer albums, everyone…

Give me a “D”! Give me an “arkness”!

My last concert was March of 2020. Having been away from live music for so long, I knew my first show back had to be something extraordinary. Not an arena show–those are too impersonal and don’t always have the best sound. Not something too mellow either. When I saw that The Darkness was coming to…