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Angel Olsen at Thalia Hall
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Angel Olsen & Rodrigo Amarante @ Thalia Hall (pics)

Angel Olsen released the excellent My Woman earlier this month and she's been touring in support of it...

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Racetraitor released first new music since 1999, playing reunion show

Chicago hardcore/grind outfit Racetraitor were active making politically charged punk in the late 90s, and -- for better or for worse -- their popularity has sustained itself a bit thanks to drummer Andy Hurley's later fame with Fall Out Boy. Now the left-wing political provocateurs have reunited...

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Rob Zombie at Riot Fest Chicago 2016 - Sunday
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Riot Fest Chicago 2016 – Sunday pics (Misfits, Thursday, Bad Religion, Sleater-Kinney, Rob Zombie, Deftones, more)

Riot Fest Chicago 2016 wrapped up on Sunday (9/18) with the second show by the reunited Misfits (Danzig, Jerry and Doyle, plus ex-Slayer drummer Dave Lombardo) and a younger reunited Jersey band, Thursday, and much more...

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Riot Fest Chicago 2016 - Saturday
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Pics from Riot Fest Chicago Day 2: Social Distortion, Morrissey, Bob Mould, The Hold Steady & more

The second day of Riot Fest Chicago (September 17) featured sets from Morrissey, Death Cab for Cutie...

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Gwar at Riot Fest 2016 - Friday
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Riot Fest Day One Photos (Refused, Ween, Jimmy Eat World, Specials, Dillinger, GWAR, NOXF, Meat Puppets & more)

Dan Deacon, Diarrhea Planet, Dillinger Escape Plan, Eskimeaux, Fu Manchu, Girls Against Boys, Gwar, Jimmy Eat World, Laura Stevenson, Meat Puppets, NOFX, Refused, The Anniversary, The Flaming Lips, The Specials, Tigers Jaw, Ween, and more in our photo gallery from day one.

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Mothers at Metro
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Mothers touring with Band of Skulls, played Metro (pics)

One of our favorite new band Mothers in the support slot.

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Russian Circles & Cloakroom played Metro (review, setlist)

Hometown post-metal vets Russian Circles filled Metro on September 9 to cover the crowd in absolutely massive riffs, accompanied by heavy Indiana tourmates Cloakroom and local pop-sludge outfit Sweet Cobra...

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Guided by Voices at Metro
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Guided by Voices played Metro with Broncho & Split Single (pics, setlist)

Guided by Voices just wrapped up the first leg of their tour marking the return of Doug Gillard to the fold. They played Chicago's Metro on Saturday (9/3) and their 52-song set featured a mix of GBV favorites...

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Riot Fest Chicago Aftershows
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Riot Fest announces aftershows: Dillinger Escape Plan, Thursday, The Specials, Motion City Soundtrack, Fu Manchu, more…

Also Bad Religion, The Specials, Taking Back Sunday, Agent Orange, and more.

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Violent Femmes at The Vic Theatre
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Violent Femmes & Ava Mendoza @ The Vic Theatre (pics)

Violent Femmes recently wrapped up their tour in support of We Can Do Anything, the veteran alt-rock band's first album in eons. The tour hit Chicago's Vic Theatre back in July...

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