Friendly Fires @ Bowery Ballroom in February (more by Chris La Putt)

today in Chicago
* the Melvins @ Double Door
* Black Label Society @ House of Blues
* Friendly Fires, Wise Blood @ Lincoln Hall
* Friendly Fires (DJ Set) @ Debonair Social Club
* Breaking Laces, My My My, Ari Shine @ Schubas
* Glasvegas, Magneta Lane, The Noise Fm @ Bottom Lounge

Tonight the Melvins will be performing the albums Lysol, Eggnog, and Houdini in full. Tomorrow night they'll be at the Double Door again to play Bullhead, and Stoner Witch.

Death Cab For Cutie have released their new LP Codes and Keys today. Check out our pictures from their recent stint at Metro with The Lonely Forest.

What else?