Ghost’s Popestar Tour

Papa Emeritus III and his nameless ghouls put on an abbreviated version of their ritual last week at Tinley Park as the opening act for Iron Maiden. For those who have not seen Ghost before, I can only imagine what must have been going through their head. Papa Emeritus III plays the role of the…

House of Vans Chicago Grand Opening

For those lucky enough to get in, the House of Vans grand opening at the new Chicago location was a to night to remember. Chicago is the home to many beautiful and unique venues. We have shows in iconic theatres, parks with great views of the Chicago skyline, a wide array of pubs, and a ballroom…

Myrkur: the Danish siren

The walls of Thalia Hall rattled and hummed Friday night as Behemoth and Myrkur took the stage. Danish metal goddess, Myrkur, quickly won the favor of Behemoth fans with her unique sound. Masterfully shifting between softer melodies and heavy riffs, Myrkur’s vocal performance still stole the show. Her incredible vocal range, backed by power and…

Southern Charm: The Revivalists

The New Orleans rockers gave Chicagoans a taste of their alternative, southern rock Saturday night at Concord Music Hall.  Unseasonably warm, the guys of The Revivalists probably felt right at home, especially after being received so fervently by fans.  The seven musicians that make up the band artfully played hits from each of their studio albums…

NYE usually blows, but this won’t!

Whoa, just when you thought you didn’t have anything exciting going on for New Years Eve!  Grab your tickets to this two-day event while they last!  Presale has sold out, but there are still general admission tickets on sale here.  For full details click the above image.  For the quick details, read on! 18+ only,…

Allie X dominates Double Door

I have a sneaking suspicion that Allie X is going to take over the music scene.  She has already amassed a legion of dedicated fans, she flawlessly keeps the attention of her fans, and she sounds great live.  Like a deranged Barbie, Allie X projects a sweet but feisty persona on stage.  Her set may…

Thursday: Allie X at Double Door

Pop singer with a dark twist, Allie X, comes to Double Door this Thursday, November 19th.  Although she is new to the scene, her single Catch has caused quite a stir.  X will be coming through Chicago in support of CollXtion I, her debut album. Check out the video below and click here to purchase…

Soul Food: Swimm and The Bright Light Social Hour at Lincoln Hall

“Isn’t it wonderful that we’ve got all that good medicine?  I think it’s got to be all part of our DNA, this mass communication through music.  That’s what it is.  It’s got to be, hasn’t it?  Music is the one thing that has been consistently there for me. It hasn’t let me down.” – Jimmy…