Sep 11, 2014
Tell us which headliner you're most pumped to see, and we'll tell you who else to catch.
By Molly Raskin
Music Feature, Riot Fest 2014, Rise Against, Andrew W.K., Gwar, Wu-Tang Clan, Weezer, The Hold Steady, Mastodon, Kurt Vile & the Violators, ShowYouSuck, Billy Bragg, Mighty Mighty Bosstones, Pizza Underground, Orwells, Bouncing Souls, Buzzcocks, Black Joe Lewis & the Honeybears, Modern Baseball, Lemuria, Lucki Eck$, Jessica Hernandez & the Deltas
Feb 5, 2014
Plus: Soul singer Doug Shorts returns to the studio, and Cousin Dud loses a drummer
By J.R. Nelson and Leor Galil
Gossip Wolf, Pieholden Suite Sound, Ukrainian Village, Chicago Avenue Moon, iPhone app, Josh Dumas, Quarter Mile Thunder, Verma, Mar Caribe, Doug Shorts, Windy City Four, Dan Dietrich, Wall to Wall Recording, Roosevelt Purifoy, Cousin Dud, The Faded, the Hold Steady, Benjamin Sams
Aug 25, 2011
What I learned about air guitar this week, plus news, gossip, concert previews, and blog rockers
By Miles Raymer
Crickets, Music, Justin "Nordic Thunder" Howard, Nordic Thunder, air guitar, Rodeo, Loud Loop Press, Chicago, indie rock, Ga'an, Seth Sher, Charles Snider, Sam Zurick, Tom Breihan, Pitchfork, the Hold Steady, Six Organs of Admittance, NRBQ, Braid, Peter Bjorn and John
Aug 25, 2011
The Hold Steady, Peter Bjorn and John, Supreme Cuts, and other shows this week
Soundboard, The Hold Steady, Peter Bjorn and John, Supreme Cuts, I Can Hear Myself Levitate, Six Organs of Admittance, War on Drugs, Susana Baca, Braid, Lost in the Trees, NRBQ, Release the Sunbird, Vreid, Jim Ward, Metro, Lincoln Hall, Berlin, Reggie's Rock Club, Empty Bottle, Schubas, Mayne Stage, FitzGerald's
May 26, 2011
This week's Early Warnings include Anvil, Califone, the Chicago Jazz Festival, Handsome Furs, the Hold Steady, Peter Bjorn and John, Ribfest Chicago, Taste of Randolph Street, West Fest, and Thee Oh Sees.
Nov 4, 2010
This week's Early Warnings include Deerhoof, Freddie Gibbs, the Hold Steady, Japandroids, Japanther, Mogwai, Tanlines, and Yo La Tengo.
Dec 31, 2009
21 songs for a terrible decade.
By Whet Moser
Chicagoland, Music, Mae Shi, HLLLYH, M.O.P., Ante Up, The Thermals, The Body The Blood The Machine, M.I.A., Paper Planes, Esau Mwamwaya & Radioclit, The Very Best, Brokencyde, Freaxx, Drive-By Truckers, Jason Isbell, The Saga of Njal Burned Alive, Lee Sandlin, Neko Case, Furnace Room Lullaby, Mountain Goats, We Shall All Be Healed, Killer Mike, Lil Wayne, The Evens, Parts & Labor, Lady Gaga, Let's Dance, Victor Pelevin, Friedmann Space, The Lonely Island, Andy Samberg, Aaron Neville, Louisana 1927, Randy Newman, Limp Bizkit, Johnny Rzeznik, The Killers, Radiohead, Kid A, Southland Tales, Modest Mouse, David Byrne, Brian Eno, Everything That Happens Will Happen Today, The Hold Steady, The Extra Glenns, This Year, Video