Welcome to the weekend! Whoo freaking hoo! Another stacked one on tap. Tons of options no matter your flavor. We've got Rick Ross, Wiz Khalifa, Tyga and more at KS 107.5's Summer Jam, Big Head Todd and the Monsters's annual sojourn to Red Rocks, a parade of imports, including Destroyer, Sarah Jaffe, ... More >>
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Don't know why clueless reviewers continue to refer to Cobra Starship as "an emo band." At this point, the main emotion they display is giddiness, and frankly, that's a blessed relief. From the group's beginnings, frontman Gabe Saporta, Ry ... More >>
Photo by Eric Gruneisen.Fall Out Boy's Pete Wentz with one of Chicago's "finest."
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Fall Out Boy, Metro Station and Cobra Starship
Tuesday, April 14
When I took my daughter Lora to see Fall Out Boy in November 2007, I figured it was only ... More >>
Photo by Eric GruneisenCobra Starship's Gabe Saporta has some issues.
I'll try not to make this too taxing.
Today in Backbeat Online:
• Last Night: Fall Out Boy at the Fillmore.
• Last Night: Mastodon at the Fox Theatre.
• DJ Vajra impresses NAMM crowd with his turntable magic.
• Update: H ... More >>