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3 Day Fest in Review: The Governors Ball

Author: Ashley Evers Being in a city with a population bigger than the entire state of Wisconsin, I had high hopes for many surprises, unforgettable performances, and unexpected exploits while in New York City. Governors Ball is a 3 day … Read More >

Ancient Futures 2 Show Review

Author: Nick Thurn Ancient Futures 2 was an absolute blast, providing hours and hours of weird/eclectic country and folk, heavy metal, hard blues, gothic prog rock, thrash metal, and more, all at the High Noon Saloon on 10/13. Finishing out … Read More >

Ancient Futures 2 Show Preview

Author: Nick Thrun   Ancient Futures is a music fest loosely focused on psychedelic and hard rock, featuring 10 bands and beginning at 4pm (doors at 3) on October 11th at the High Noon Saloon. Vancouver, Canada’s THOR are a … Read More >

Riot Fest 2018 Review

Author: Ben Farrell From the speaker-knocking performance from rap duo Run the Jewels, to the blood-soaked antics of veteran metal collective Gwar, Riotfest 2018 did anything but disappoint. Over three days, Chicago’s Douglas Park was filled with freaky festival goers. … Read More >

Riot Fest 2018 Preview

Author: Ben Farrell   This weekend, thousands of concert-goers will descend on Chicago summer’s last musical hurrah: Riot Fest. With acts ranging from the Front Bottoms to Blondie, this year’s riot fest lineup has something for just about any music … Read More >

Snake On The Lake 2018 Preview: Melkbelly

Author: Zach Adams   Rounding out Snake on the Lake’s lineup are Chicago noise-rock outfit Melkbelly. Riding off the success of their 2017 debut album, Nothing Valley, the Midwest natives have had a banner year so far. Aside from a … Read More >

Snake On The Lake 2018 Preview: Wei Zhongle

Author: Tyler Dallman   Our annual music festival, the Snake On The Lake, is only two days away! In anticipation show we’ve got a preview for the second to last artist of the fest: Wei Zhongle! Born out of “a … Read More >