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Pitchfork Festival 2018 - Saturday
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Pitchfork Festival Saturday pics (The War on Drugs, Kelela, Moses Sumney, more)

The 2018 edition of Pitchfork Festival continued Saturday in Union Park with sets from Fleet Foxes, Kelela, The War on Drugs, This is Not This Heat, Blood Orange, Raphael Saadiq, Moses Sumney, Girlpool, Circuit Des Yeux, Nilüfer Yanya, Kaitlyn Aurelia Smith, Zola Jesus, Berhana, and Paul Cherry.

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Pitchfork Festival 2018 - Friday
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Pitchfork Festival Friday pics (Tame Impala, Mount Kimbie, Courtney Barnett, more)

The 2018 edition of Pitchfork Festival kicked off in Union Park on Friday with sets from Tame Impala, Courtney Barnett, Mount Kimbie, Big Thief, Syd, Julien Baker, Saba, Tierra Whack, Open Mike Eagle, Joshua Abrams & Natural Information Society, Julie Byrne, Lucy Dacus, Melkbelly, and The Curls.

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Iceage at House of Vans Chicago
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Iceage, Black Lips, Mary Lattimore & more @ House of Vans Chicago (pics)

Iceage's tour hit Chicago last week for a free show at House of Vans. The band curated the whole lineup, which included their current tour mate Mary Lattimore, as well as their soon-to-be tour mates The Black Lips. It was a sweaty, packed, boozy evening

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Mamby on the Beach 2018 - Sunday
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Mamby on the Beach 2018 pics (Grizzly Bear, Jamila Woods, CupcakKe, more)

Mamby on the Beach returned to Oakwood Beach for its fourth year with sets from Common (who brought out Chance the Rapper for a performance of "The Food"), Grizzly Bear, Jamila Woods, CupcakKe, Jai Wolf, Snakehips, Towkio, and more.

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David Byrne at Auditorium Theatre
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David Byrne played Auditorium Theatre (pics)

David Byrne brought his visually striking, "untethered" tour to Auditorium Theatre for three nights.

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Vic Mensa at House of Vans
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Vic Mensa played House of Vans Chicago with The Pack (Lil B included) — pics

Vic Mensa played a hometown show at House of Vans Chicago with handpicked support from The Pack.

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Yeah Yeah Yeahs at Aragon Ballroom
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Yeah Yeah Yeahs @ Aragon Ballroom (pics, videos, setlist)

Like at other recent post-hiatus shows, the show started with a screening of the band's new documentary, and then YYYs came on stage to play almost all of Fever To Tell...

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Boston Calling 2018 - Saturday
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Lollapalooza 2018 aftershows: Parquet Courts, Manchester Orchestra, Tycho, more

Chvrches, Franz Ferdinand, Parquet Courts, A Boogie Wit Da Hoodie, Lizzo, Cigarettes After Sex, Gang of Youths, Basement, The Vaccines, Billie Eilish, and more will also play Lollapalooza aftershows.

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Courtney Barnett at Chicago Cultural Center
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Courtney Barnett played her new album in full at Chicago Cultural Center (pics, video)

Courtney Barnett played her new album, Tell Me How You Really Feel, at a second launch show, this one in Chicago.

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Fever Ray at Metro Chicago
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Fever Ray @ Metro Chicago (pics)

Fever Ray brought their theatrical "Plunge" tour to Chicago on Saturday (5/19) for early and late shows at Metro. The set time for the early show was 6:45 PM, but you'd never know it given the energy of the crowd and the performance.

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