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Homeshake, Sheer Agony, Pleasure Leftists, Negative Scanner, and Split Feet at Empty Bottle

Homeshake! Pleasure Leftists! Negative Scanner! Split Feet! You Chicagoans are some very lucky people.

Total Control and Final Grin at Empty Bottle

Total Control returned to the US for a few dates and we caught their performance in Chicago.

Melkbelly, “Piss Wizard”

A new single shows advancement for one of our favorite Chicago bands.

Lollapalooza 2015 portraits

Lollapalooza celebrated ten years in Chicago’s Grant Park this year.

Pitchfork Music Festival 2015: Day 3

Pitchfork Music Festival 2015 comes to an end with sets from The Julie Ruin, Jamie XX, Caribou, and some local guy named Chance The Rapper.

Panda Bear and Bitchin’ Bajas at Thalia Hall

Panda Bear performed twice in Chicago during Pitchfork Music Festival. Here are images from his headlining show at Thalia Hall.

Pitchfork Music Festival 2015: Day 2

Bestill our hearts! A$AP Ferg! Shamir! Future Islands! Sleater-Kinney featuring Janet Fucking Weiss!

Melt-Banana and Torche at Empty Bottle

We’re thrilled that Tokyo’s Melt-Banana are still performing and touring 23 years later.

Pitchfork Music Festival 2015: Day 1

Pitchfork Music Festival turns ten years old & books acts that we love like Iceage, ILoveMakonnen, Ought, and more.

Melvins and Le Butcherettes at Double Door

Melvins Hold It In and perform in Chicago with Mexico’s Le Butcherettes.

Circuit des Yeux, “Fantasize the Scene”

Fantasies of companionship linger in flux.

Bully and Fake Limbs at Empty Bottle

Normally we wouldn’t support encountering Bully and Fake Limbs in the same night but in this instance, it was fine.

METZ and Oozing Wound at Lincoln Hall

Sub Pop’s METZ and Thrill Jockey’s Oozing Wound perform together in Chicago.

Föllakzoid and The Holydrug Couple at Empty Bottle

Two Chilean bands perform in one of our favorite venues in Chicago.

Jenny Lewis at The Vic Theatre

The Voyager known as Jenny Lewis performed in The Windy City on Monday night.