10. CLUTCH @ BLACK SHEEP | MON, 3/18/13
Clutch has dodged being saddled with a label, primarily because of the illusion of reinvention it's projected with each album. But the truth is that it's just an illusion. Clutch is set in its ways, yet all of its music sounds like bold experimentation -- even ... More >>
Akron/Family, Laura Goldhamer, Achille Lauro, Fellow Citizens
Friday, Aug. 1, 2009
Better than: Attending an energetic, long-form tribal jam in the woods.
Akron/Family had no problem translating their musical dynamic to a live setting.
The group's extended, hook-based don't requ ... 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 >>