Jul 15 2018 | 3:10 pm
- Aaron Williams' Homegrown Arts & Music Festival turns six this year. And it's still growing. “Homegrown was mostly a grass-roots thing to get these local bands noticed,” Williams said. “Things had to evolve this year to make...
Jul 12 2018 | 12:35 am
- Traditional rock is just a jumping off point for The King of Mars, a team of nine artists who work together to pull off a rich, layered sound.
Jul 13 2018 | 3:08 pm
- This week in music: Better Than Ezra, Barenaked Ladies and KT Tunstall head to Chicago’s Huntington Bank Pavilion; Windy City Smokeout brings hot country acts; Jimmy Buffett at Wrigley; Anonapalooza supports alcohol and substance abuse...
Jul 05 2018 | 9:34 pm
- Singer and violinist Lindsey Stirling joins rock band Evanescence for a show at Ravinia Festival. More on this, Genevieve at Beat Kitchen, DZ Fest in Hickory Hills and other fun musical events.
Jul 05 2018 | 9:33 pm
- This week in music: Weezer, The Pixies and The Wombats team up for a show in Tinley Park; Styx, Joan Jett and Tesla play Northerly Island; The Roaches bring their rock to Westmont; and Side Street Studio Arts moves its Battle of the Bands into the...
Jun 28 2018 | 11:39 am
- Dave Matthews Band plays the Huntington Bank Pavilion Friday and Saturday; Reanimate the Fallen, Wrecked and Two Ton Anvil head ot BrauerHouse; Harry Styles plays the United Center; and other musical events.
Jun 26 2018 | 10:00 pm
- This week in music: Dashboard Confessional, Bush, Bishop Briggs, Plainfield’s Marina City and more play the PIQNIQ music festival Saturday; The 37th American Music Festival takes over FitzGerald’s; Harry Styles plays the United Center;...
Jun 21 2018 | 4:59 pm
- Queensryche takes on the Arcada Theatre; Saliva, 20 Spot and Fools’ Brew play BaseCamp Pub in Lisle; Commonweather, Moral Code, Fredo Disco and more play Evolution Music in Downers Grove; plus lots of other musical events.
Jun 22 2018 | 2:04 pm
- This week in music: Mamby on the Beach brings Common, Spoon and more together for a two-day beachfront music fest; Halsey, Meghan Trainor and Bebe Rexha head to Rosemont for the B96 Pepsi Summer Bash; Ember Oceans and August Hotel play Durty...
Jun 18 2018 | 8:28 am
- This week in music: Suburbia Story headlines a pop-punk showcase at Palatine's Lamplighter Inn; Stop the Insanity benefits Hope for the Day at Wire; Side Street Studio Arts' Battle of the Bands hits week 3.