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Dam Gila, “See It Through”

The Yawn frontman guides us down a new road of technicolor bricks.

A week with Spaceface

A photographer spends a week with the colorful psych rock band known as Spaceface.

Bo Ningen at Metro

The Japanese acid punk band known as Bo Ningen returns to the US.

Liturgy at Land and Sea Dept

Thrill Jockey recently re-released Liturgy’s debut record, Renihilation

J Fernandez, “Close Your Eyes”

The beautiful, blinded, bewildered sound of eyes wide shut.

Riot Fest Chicago 2014 portraits

A gallery of some of the performers that performed at Riot Fest in Chicago this year.

RXM Reality and Naan Violence at Cafe Mustache

Our photographer caught two shows on the same night. Here are some photos from the second event she attended.

Riot Fest Chicago 2014: Day 3

The 2014 Chicago edition of Riot Fest closes with sets from ShowYouSuck, Naked Raygun, Hot Snakes, Cheap Trick, Primus, and more.

The King Khan & BBQ Show at Logan Square Auditorium

Remember when King Khan & The BBQ Show broke up? Boy, are we glad that wasn’t indefinite.

Riot Fest Chicago 2014: Day 2

Calling All Mod cons: Paul Weller, Buzzcocks, Wu Tang Clan and Metric take over Riot Fest.

Lowdown Brass Band at Logan Hardware and Logan Arcade

Riot Fest Chicago 2014: Day 1

Another year, another Riot Fest for Chicago.

Tobacco at Lincoln Hall

Tobacco’s third studio album, Ultima II Massage, is out now.

Incubated in the Feel Trip with YAWN

The Chicago band tells its story of living in Disturbed’s DIY studio/venue.

The re-introduction of Young Jesus

Chicago band dies from our inattentive sin only to be resurrected out west.