The Flaming Lips – Le Butcherettes – Half Gringa // Chicago, IL 7.14.18

The Flaming Lips with Le Butcherettes and Half Gringa Taste of Chicago Chicago, IL July 14th, 2018 Words and Photos by Kate Scott The Taste of Chicago is one of the city’s biggest events of the year. Hundreds of thousands of people flock from different neighborhoods and suburbs to try street Continue Reading


Paramore Foster the People, Jay Som at Huntington Bank Pavilion, Chicago, IL July 2, 2018 Words & Photos by Nina Tadic Paramore is a band that has been around the block a handful of times, and the tour they’ve put together shows that for sure. Openers Jay Som and Foster Continue Reading

North Coast Music Festival 2017 // Chicago, IL

North Coast Music Festival 2017 Chicago, IL North Coast dubs itself “Summer’s Last Stand”, and while there are still some major festivals to come in Chicago (Riot Fest and AAHH! Fest included), last weekend was a solid attempt at holding onto summer just a little longer. The three-day festival, hosted Continue Reading

Single Review: Porn and Chicken “Zipper” and “Bread”

(Photo from Spring Awakening, courtesy of Kate Scott Daly) Chicago is synonymous with a few things: hot dogs, the Chicago Cubs, and house music. It’s been widely accepted that house music was created in Chicago in the 1980s, and since then, some of the greatest DJs and dance artists have Continue Reading

Spring Awakening // Chicago, IL 6.9.17-6.11.17

Spring Awakening Music Festival Chicago, IL June 9-11 2017 Words and Photos by Kate Scott Daly I’d been told that Spring Awakening was going to be a shit show. There would be thousands of drunk people obnoxiously dancing and shoving glow sticks in my face. “Don’t go to Spring Awakening.” To Continue Reading

Tigers Jaw – Saintseneca // Chicago, IL 6.15.17

Tigers Jaw – Saintseneca The Metro Chicago, IL 6.15.17 Last week, Tigers Jaw and Saintseneca hit The Metro in Chicago for a festive and fun show, along with support from Smidley. The bands’ performances were a hit from beginning to end, and the crowd confirmed that with their behavior. Saintseneca, Continue Reading