Beatlemania: The Defiance of a Generation | 11 Nov 2009 // 4:00 PM
The Beatles presented an outlet for people to express their emotions by offering musical and stylistic satisfaction. Listeners were united through a common cause: the music spoke to them and for them.
Deer Tick: 9 June 2012 - Chicago | 1 Jul 2012 // 6:00 PM
Deer Tick stormed the Metro in Chicago Saturday June 9 alongside the Turbo Fruits and Chicago locals Scott Lucas and the Married Men.
Local H in Photos: 5 May 2012 - Chicago | 12 Jun 2012 // 8:00 PM
Local H celebrated Cinco de Mayo in Chicago with a sold-out audience at the Double Door.
Radiohead + Other Lives: 9 March 2012 - St Louis, MO | 29 Mar 2012 // 6:20 PM
The audience could not get enough Radiohead for they came back with not one, but two encores.
'Portlandia': The Tour: 18 January 2012 - Chicago | 8 Feb 2012 // 11:00 PM
Fred Armisen and Carrie Brownstein were not out to throw a big production, nor re-enact characters and sketches. Instead they were onstage as Fred and Carrie, real people with a knack for casual conversational comedy looking to hang out.
Deer Tick + Guards: 14 November 2011 - Chicago | 7 Dec 2011 // 9:35 PM
Attending a Deer Tick show comes with an unspoken disclaimer: the closer you are to the stage, the more likely you are to get spit on, sprayed with beer, or better yet both.
The Dodos: 6 June 2011 - Metro, Chicago //5.Jul.11
Yellowbirds: The Color //7.Mar.11
Soulive: 19 November 2010 - Chicago //13.Dec.10
The Loneliest Monk: 8 October 2010 - Chicago //31.Oct.10
Garage A Trois: 16 September 2010 - Chicago //15.Oct.10
Stardeath and White Dwarfs: 6 May 2010 - Chicago //31.May.10
The Avett Brothers: 7 March 2010 - Chicago //7.Apr.10
Dark Star Orchestra: 5 February 2010 - Chicago //16.Mar.10
Gene Ween: 13 February 2010 - Chicago //11.Mar.10
Tortoise: 4 October 2009 - Chicago //14.Oct.09
Bone and Bell Release Second EP | 29 May 2012 // 2:00 AM
If you crave haunting melodies shaded with dark shadows, looped vocals and looming organs, I suggest you tune your ears to Bone and Bell.
SXSW Music Day 3: Mikal Cronin + Dan Deacon (Insound Party) | 21 Mar 2012 // 4:00 AM
Club de Ville bounced with the tunes of Mikal Cronin, Dan Deacon and unlimited Miller Highlife for $5 at the Insound and Oh My Rockness party Thursday March 15.
SXSW Music Day 2: Burger Records Burgerstock: White Mystery + Mean Jeans | 19 Mar 2012 // 4:00 AM
Bands played D.I.Y. style, crammed in a corner with a bad P.A., surrounded by a crowd of people.
SXSW Music Day 1: Delta Spirit at the Hype Hotel | 15 Mar 2012 // 2:00 AM
Thanks to Delta Spirit, I left the Hype Hotel one blissed out hot and happy mess.
Something to Brag About: An Interview with Deer Tick | 7 Feb 2012 // 2:00 AM
Hundreds of disposable cameras? Alter-egos known as "Captain Tipsy"? Determining what makes a Tickhead? All in a day's work for Deer Tick, who tells PopMatters all about it while still basking in the critical glow of its latest disc.