Ghost at Chicago Open Air 2019
Swedes Ghost bring something akin to musical rock theatre.
Meshuggah at Chicago Open Air 2019
Nothing is more beast than Meshuggah.
Mogli at Schubas
Frankness seems to be contagious, and if there's one word that would describe her show best, it's "honesty."
Tim Atlas at Schubas
Tim Atlas poured "the heart" into his performance, as Gwen Stefani would say.
Rich Jones at Schubas
It’s becoming increasingly hard to perceive Rich Jones as anything less than the main act of any evening.
Carlile at Schubas
The red-dressed goddess took the stage and became instantly one with the aptly lit surroundings.
Chvrches at The Aragon Ballroom
Chvrches has become massive.
The Japanese House at Bottom Lounge
Someone shouted out "I'm hurting too" which was very sweet, fitting the mood well.
Julia Michaels at House of Blues Chicago
A high energy, infectious performance from this young singer / songwriter.
RY X at Thalia Hall
The entire, very intimate show, had a very communal feeling.
Metric at The Aragon Ballroom
They're a svelt bunch, these Canadians known as Metric.
The Black Queen at Subterranean
This is probably their last go-around in the smaller venues.