Posts Tagged: chicago

Band to Catch: Maps & Atlases

Can you believe it’s almost here?!  Getting ready for next weekend, let’s chat about a band you must see… Maps & Atlases is based out of Chicago, and I had the opportunity to catch them this New Year’s Eve at Schubas in Lakeview.  It was a blast.  They even covered Tears for Fears’ “Everybody Wants to… Read more »

Chi-Town Pre-fest Get-down with Umph Love & Zmick

There is nothing like the budding beauty of Chicago in the Spring and no more amazing of a place than Wrigleyville, home to the Chicago Cubs.  Just round the corner from the home plate entrance to the renowned Wrigley Field is the go-to joint for Cubby fans year-round, aptly named the Cubby Bear. What better… Read more »

Umphrey’s McGee streaming LIVE from Chicago TONIGHT!

Okay, okay…so you missed the last few shows because you were tired and hungover from a long night of Apples to Apples and PBRs or you just couldn’t wrangle up the $100 and a few days off work to get your booty on the dance floor. We can’t make ‘em all that’s for sure. Luckily,… Read more »

Gomez in Chicago – 7/21/12

This past Saturday, the boys of Gomez (hailing from the UK) made a stop in Chicago during the US leg of their tour.   In case you missed them at Summer Camp in 2009, Gomez is a five-piece British act consisting of Ben Ottewell (vocals, guitar), Tom Gray (vocals, guitar, keyboards), Paul Blackburn (bass, guitar), Olly… Read more »