Gojira at Chicago Open Air 2019
French band Gojira eats fire and survives.
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.
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.
LP at The Vic Theatre
Gritty and confident, LP is a master of the craft.
Interpol at The Chicago Theatre
The group looks sharp as hell (as always).
Stephen Malkmus & The Jicks at Metro
Stephen Malkmus is good at what he does and an endearing goofball while doing it.