Tag: Chicago Music Blogs

Lollapalooza Interview: Kopecky Family Band

Lollapalooza Interview: Kopecky Family Band

It was literally minutes before the mass Lollapalooza Saturday evacuation that Lost In Concert got to squeeze in a little bit of conversation with a …

 

Lollapalooza Interview: The Temper Trap

Lollapalooza Interview: The Temper Trap

Despite the angry noun in the Australian group’s name, The Temper Trap is really a band that dispenses a make-you-feel-good vibe left and right with …

 

Lollapalooza Interview: The Gaslight Anthem

Lollapalooza Interview: The Gaslight Anthem

The Gaslight Anthem arrived in Chicago just in time to catch the now infamous “Lollapocalypse” storm of 2012¬†that swept over the city and prompted the …

 

Marina and the Diamonds at Park West

Marina and the Diamonds at Park West

A fair warning: I may deter some fans of Marina and the Diamonds at the jump by stating that I arrived at this show as …

 

Class Actress at Lincoln Hall

Class Actress at Lincoln Hall

There are certain things that should never, ever make a come-back from the 1980s – scrunchies, enormous cell phones,¬†bangs teased so high they rival the …

 

We Are Augustines at House of Blues

We Are Augustines at House of Blues

It must first be said that it is not a stand-in-front-of-the-microphone-and-croon type of singing that We Are Augustines frontman Billy McCarthy does. The man practically …

 

The Kooks at The Vic

The Kooks at The Vic

It was 2006 when The Kooks came through Chicago for the release of debut album Inside In/Inside Out. At the time, it was impossible to …

 

Interview: Electric Touch at Lollapalooza 2011

Interview: Electric Touch at Lollapalooza 2011

With collective good looks, modern rock style and undeniable passion, the five guys of Austin-based band Electric Touch would be worthy of a spread in …

 

Interview: Boy & Bear at Lollapalooza 2011

Interview: Boy & Bear at Lollapalooza 2011

If you like the idea of a more upbeat Fleet Foxes, meet Boy & Bear. This indie-folk band of five hails from Australia and delivers …

 

Interview: Fitz & The Tantrums at Lollapalooza 2011

Interview: Fitz & The Tantrums at Lollapalooza 2011

When Chicago last saw Fitz & The Tantrums, it was for a sold out show to an overjoyed crowd at Metro. Word got out about …