Show Review: Fall Out Boy

Fall Out Boy’s One Night Stand at the Chicago Theater, presented by FUSE, was a night of excitement for all who were fortunate to be in attendance.  For die-hard fans used to paying $35-$110 to see the band, the $10 ticket price was a welcomed change. Prior to the Fall Out boy set, an...

Atmosphere Review

Forgive me. It is midnight. I’ve had a few beers, and I am still on that post-show high. Tonight was a different experience for me. I’ve never been to a hip hop show before, and after tonight I can say I wouldn’t mind going to another. For those of you who don’t know him, Atmosphere is...

Kate Nash at the Vic. May 2nd, 2008

Kate Nash at the Vic – May 2nd, 2008. Arriving at the Vic for the sold-out Kate Nash show, I had tremendous expectations. Her debut Cd, ‘House of Bricks’ has been in constant rotation since I received it from a friend in February, and I have been scouring the web trying to...

Tristan Prettyman Apr10

Tristan Prettyman

Tristan Prettyman – House of Blues 04.04.08 This past weekend I watched Tristan Prettyman perform at the House of Blues. Tristan is a fairly familiar name in Chicago, having supported Jason Mraz and others over the past few years. She rose to fame with her critically acclaimed debut,...