Monthly Archives: August 2010

Freelance Whales and Tokyo Police Club at The Metro

Freelance Whales and Tokyo Police Club at The Metro

Tokyo Police Club and Freelance Whales came through Chicago and played at the Metro last Friday. Tokyo Police Club was wrapping up their tour before …

 

Soundgarden at The Vic Theatre

Soundgarden at The Vic Theatre

Grunge rockers and Alternative music pioneers Soundgarden reunited after more than a decade apart to perform at Lollapalooza this year. But, before they would perform …

 

Interpol at The Vic

Interpol at The Vic

Interpol has a clear and definite defined style. Unmistakable. Dark, seductive, sexy. A sound that intrigues and draws you in. Their live performance …

 

The Black Keys and The Morning Benders at The Metro

The Black Keys and The Morning Benders at The Metro

The Black Keys and The Morning Benders are quite contrasting bands. One bring the light beachy sounds reminiscent of the past while the other brings …

 

Rufus Wainwright at The Bank of America Theater

Rufus Wainwright at The Bank of America Theater

Given his well-documented penchant for theatricality, Rufus Wainwright is the last performer you’d expect to eschew applause. But he did just that last Friday in …

 

Cut Copy and Dragonette Official Lollapalooza Afterparty at The Metro

Cut Copy and Dragonette Official Lollapalooza Afterparty at The Metro

Cut Copy. What can I say that hasn’t been said before. Music that makes you move. Feel good sexy futuristic synth-pop hits being belted onto …

 

Devo at The Congress Theater Lollapalooza Pre-Party

Devo at The Congress Theater Lollapalooza Pre-Party

Unless you’ve been living under a rock for the majority of your adult life you have invariably heard of the pop-culture phenomenon that is Devo. …

 

Seu Jorge and Almaz at The Logan Square Auditorium

Seu Jorge and Almaz at The Logan Square Auditorium

Have you ever made love in Portuguese? Well, I have. Twice. Once it was the late seventies in Ipanema with the help of fine “locally farmed” cocaine, …

 

The Shivers at Martyrs

The Shivers at Martyrs

The Shivers’ music is a tricky thing to describe with any real focus. Imagine Deer Tick, Leonard Cohen and The Velvet Underground. Or sometimes The …

 

Tokyo Police Club at Town Ballroom, Buffalo, NY

Tokyo Police Club at Town Ballroom, Buffalo, NY

Tokyo Police Club may not be playing The Metro in Chicago until Friday, August 20, but we at Lost In Concert had the chance to …