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Surviving a musical festival that takes place in mid-July can be challenging, given the often-sweltering temperatures, humidity and possibility of a thunderstorm at any moment. But to do more than simply survive, here are The …

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Rock ‘n’ roll, pop punk, the alternative scene, you name it, it’s a male-dominated world, but that wasn’t about to slow down the women of Dressy Bessy, Colleen Green and Potty Mouth who performed at …

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Latino bedroom pop artist Cuco took over Metro (3730 N. Clark St.) June 24 for the first of two sold-out shows that bookended the week of his 21st birthday. Chicago native Victor Internet and indie …

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Tens of thousands of fans got satisfaction seeing the Rolling Stones June 21 at Soldier Field. The crowd welcomed the band’s first performance in Chicago in six years with standing ovations, sing-alongs and cheers. Before …

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New York City’s Governors Ball Music Festival came to a close two weeks ago, but in that time film photos were developed to transport festival-goers back to the humid, rainy weekend May 31 through June …

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Summertime is all about warm, carefree nights enjoying quality music with people you love. That was certainly the page my mom was on as she made her way up to Chicago to see Josh Groban …

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Rock band biopics often present their subjects in one specific, curated light: instant stardom. Take the 2018 Oscar-winning “Bohemian Rhapsody” as a prime example. Freddie Mercury, masterfully portrayed by Rami Malek, meets his future bandmates …

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Chicago’s only beachfront music festival is set to bring a diverse lineup to its new home. Mamby on the Beach will host headliners Brockhampton, Troye Sivan, Zhu, Sylvan Esso, Flying Lotus 3D and Virtual Self …