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Magnaball Music From Beyond The Main Stage

Posted on August 27th, 2015 by steve

Here it is the Thursday after Phish’s Magnaball festival and there’s no shortage of opinions on the music at the three day festival.  We’re gearing up to publish a couple of our own, but before we do, We published two reviews of the fest, one from a Phish festival veteran, Aaron Stein, and one from a […]

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Review / Video | Umphrey’s McGee @ Ravinia 8/14/15

Posted on August 18th, 2015 by steve

Umphrey’s McGee Rocks Ravinia Words: Carmel O’Farrell | Photos: Kristine Condon Ravinia Festival is a summer long concert series that takes place in the hoity-toity Chicago suburb of Highland Park. Concert goers are encouraged to picnic on the lawn surrounding the pavilion as they listen to the relaxing sounds of artists like Aretha Franklin and […]

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Stream / Download / Video | Greensky Goes Electric @ Hoxeyville 8/15/15

Posted on August 18th, 2015 by steve

Hoxeyville is a festival with a charm that is completely in line with its name.  After a brief flirtation with trying to grow a bit and book national acts, it seems to have embraced what it is: an annual August showcase for Michigan talent in the pristine Pure Michigan of Manistee National Forest. Of course […]

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Setlist / Video | Wilco @ Pitchfork Festival 7/17/15

Posted on July 18th, 2015 by steve

   I can only think of one other instance of a band debuting an entire album’s worth of material in one show. On Halloween 2013, Phish ran down a dozen new songs as a part of the Wingsuit set, a musical costume playing “an album from the future.” Of course, that was similar but not […]

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Leftover Salmon Does Old & In The Way / Garcia & Grisman @ Park West (Setlists, Video)

Posted on July 14th, 2015 by steve

It was a busy weekend, but Leftover Salmon managed to work in some fun time. while also supplying the big fun for the assembly at Park West for a one-of-a-kind run of shows. While the July 2nd kickoff was your standard two set LoS affair, it did feature an appearance by Col Bruce Hampton early […]

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Setlist / Videos | Kung Fu @ Hard Rock Cafe Chicago 7/3/15

Posted on July 9th, 2015 by steve

With an unreal amount of options, it’s really impressive that a late night show post GD50 could sell out.  So hand it to Kung Fu and Otter Presents (who also maxed out their Dead On The Water boat cruise), for getting the crowd to Hard Rock Cafe until the wee hours on Friday, July 3rd. […]

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Review / Photos / Video | Joan Osborne @ City Winery 7/5/15

Posted on July 8th, 2015 by steve

Joan Osborne Proves She’s One of Us During GD50 Chicago Words: Joann D. Ball | Photos: Philamonjaro Studio The final day of the week long Weir World celebration at City Winery was programmed with a keen eye for how the shows might progress. Joan Osborne’s Sunday brunch show on July 5 offered fans a tasty […]

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Setlist / Photos / Video | Edward Sharpe & Magnetic Zeros @ Thalia Hall 7/3/15

Posted on July 8th, 2015 by steve

Edward Sharpe & the Magnetic Zeroes offered two hours of music to a sold out Chicago crowd on Friday night, creating an exciting participatory vibe as a part of SilverWrapper’s Music Never Stopped 2015 series, centered around the Grateful Dead 50 run. The band even cooked up a cover of The Dead’s “Ripple” to acknowledge […]

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Grateful Dead 50 @ Soldier Field Chicago Media Post (SBD, AUD, Videos)

Posted on July 7th, 2015 by steve

It might take days or weeks for me to fully express the range of emotions felt during this past weekend’s shows.  Until then, it certainly doesn’t hurt to revisit what went down over three nights at Soldier Field. Luckily there are a ton of options.  Here are some of my favorites. Soundcloud user quinfolk has […]

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Setlist / Video | Grateful Dead 50 @ Levi’s Stadium, Santa Clara, CA 6/28/15

Posted on June 30th, 2015 by steve

Still processing the weekend, but for those looking to relive (or experience for the first time) in advance of the Chicago shows, there is a webcast rip of the second set of Sunday’s show below.  The beginning of this set is definitely where the meat is.  We posted an audio stream of Saturday’s, too. Here’s […]

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