Monthly Archives: July 2016

Throwback Thursday: 1991

By |July 28th, 2016|

This week’s Throwback Thursday is a tip of the hat to Lollapalooza’s inaugural year, 1991. Lollapalooza starts today in Chicago’s Grant Park.Just 10 bands made up the inaugural festival’s lineup. The albums they were touring behind are listed below.

Concerts in Chicago week of July 24, 2016

By |July 26th, 2016|

The time has finally come. Lollapalooza is here and with comes 4 days of music and 4 days of after-shows. If you missed your favorite artists at the fest, they will most likely be playing at least 1 other show in the city, so check out the full list of concerts here and grab your tickets before they sell out!

New Releases for Friday July 29, 2016

By |July 25th, 2016|

New releases this week from Nao, Ben Chatwin, Descendents, and Thank You Scientists, plus more. Check out the full list and let us know what you're most excited for.

Perry Farrell Not A Fan Of EDM

By |July 25th, 2016|

According to Lollapalooza founder and Jane's Addiction front man Perry Farrell, EDM makes him "...want to vomit it out of my nostrils."

Complete List of Lollapalooza Aftershows

By |July 23rd, 2016|

Lollapalooza Aftershows are unique opportunities to see your favorite Lollapalooza acts in a small, intimate (and air conditioned) setting.

Essential Albums: 1982

By |July 21st, 2016|

With the introduction of compact disc (CD), 1982 was set to produce some of the decade's greatest hits, and musicians didn't disappoint. We were graced with Prince's '1999', Robert Plant's 'Pictures at Eleven', and the only album to go 30x Platinum, Michael Jackson's Thriller. Check out the full list and enjoy!

Temple Of The Dog Announce First Ever Tour

By |July 20th, 2016|

Seattle super-group schedules 5 dates marking their first official tour since forming in 1991.

Concerts in Chicago week of July 18, 2016

By |July 20th, 2016|

Coldplay, Mitski, Borns, Zakk Wylde and plenty more will be playing in Chicago this week. Click here to see the full list.

New Releases for Friday July 22, 2016

By |July 18th, 2016|

New Releases from The Amazing, Honne, MSTRKRFT, Look Park, Crown the Empire, and much more. Check out the full list and pre-order the albums here.

Essential Albums: 1977

By |July 14th, 2016|

In the same year that saw the first personal computer hitting stores, Star Wars hitting the theaters, and the Atari 2600 gaming system captivating the youths, we were also introduced to a variety of legendary albums. Ranging from The Sex Pistols to Bob Marley, The Clash to Fleetwood Mac, 1977 gave us some of the most influential albums of all time. Check out the full list.