Palma Violets @ BV-SXSW 2013 (more by Amanda Hatfield)

today in Chicago
* Big Boi, Killer Mike @ Park West
* Palma Violets, Guards @ Schubas
* The Music Tapes @ Bottom Lounge
* Beach Fossils, Twin Peaks, Ivy Dye @ Subterranean
* Empty Mansions, Scott Lucas & The Married Men @ Empty Bottle
* Eighth Blackbird (with Nico Muhly and Bryce Dessner) @ Museum of Contemporary Art

Big Boi and Killer Mike play Park West tonight (moved from the Vic).

Palma Violets and Guards play a sold-out show at Schubas. If you weren't able to grab tickets, they'll both be back to play Lollapalooza.

Empty Mansions, Scott Lucas & The Married Men, and T'Bone play the Empty Bottle.

The Music Tapes play Bottom Lounge.

Survival, Hunter Hunt-Hendrix (of Liturgy)'s new band, have a new video for "Tragedy of the Mind." The song kicks all kinds of ass, and you can check out the clip below.

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Survival - "Tragedy of the Mind"