Purity Ring @ Prospect Park earlier this week (BKLYN) (more by Amanda Hatfield)

today in Chicago
* Bitchpork (Day 2)
* Taste of Chicago (Day 3)
* Pitchfork Music Festival (Day 1)
* Purity Ring, Born Gold @ Schubas
* Barry Manilow @ The Chicago Theatre
* Simian Mobile Disco (DJ Set) @ The Mid
* The Hussy, The Man, Slushy @ The Burlington
* Javelina, Mariposa, Trevor de Brauw @ Township
* Lower Dens, No Joy, Alan Resnick @ Empty Bottle
* Lotus Plaza, Dent May, Hollow Stars @ Subterranean
* Lynyrd Skynyrd, Paul Rodgers, Loverboy @ Toyota Park
* Human Eye, Psychic Paramount, Far-Out Fangtooth @ Cobra Lounge
* Hannibal Buress, Kyle Kinane, Rockie Fresh, Jel, Serengeti @ Lincoln Hall

Pitchfork Festival kicks off this afternoon in Union Park. Stream it on YouTube.

The DIY alternative to Pitchfork, Bitchpork, continues.

The free Cobra Fest features Human Eye, Psychic Paramount, and Far-Out Fangtooth today.

Dirty Three have a new video for "Rising Below." Check it out at the bottom of this post.

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Dirty Three - "Rising Below"