Butterfly In Traffic at The Cubby Bear

Riffs, hooks and authority on stage.

Rebirth Brass Band at Thalia Hall

The band's set was incredibly true to the New Orleans spirit.

Cold War Kids at The Neptune Theatre

In ways it was a magical sorcery

The Overcoats at The Neptune Theatre

An indescribable magnetism

Nada Surf at The Neptune Theatre

To find someone you love, you gotta be someone you love.

Ladytron at The Neptune Theatre

Delivering a lost sense of what it means to be alive

Youryoungbody at The Neptune Theatre

electro-punk-gothic darkness

Battles at Lincoln Hall

Yes, it's really just two people on stage.

The Lumineers at The Vic Theatre

The Lumineers decided to take a few steps closer to their fans.

Joseph at The Vic Theatre

They filled the Vic with reverb-driven melodies.

The Dead South at Showbox SoDo

They had strangers hugging, people clapping and singing along

Sleater-Kinney at The Paramount Theatre

now more than ever, it is vital to show up