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San Diego rock band Wavves and Brooklyn alternative group Beach Fossils closed their “I Love You” tour Wednesday Nov. 7 at the Bottom Lounge (1375 W. Lake St.). Wavves, which released its sixth studio album, …

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Toro y Moi charmed screaming fans at a sold-out show Nov. 6 at the historic Thalia Hall (1807 S. Allport St.).  Chaz Bear — whose bilingual stage name is Toro y Moi — emerged in …

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Imagine Dragons’ new album “Origins,” released Nov. 9, broadens the groups musical reach, but dilutes the album’s overall enjoyability in the process. “Origins” showcases many different sounds, such as pop, rock, country and modern genres …

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Some people skipped traditional Halloween festivities to see Sister Sparrow and the Dirty Birds at Lincoln Hall (2424 N. Lincoln Ave.) Oct. 31. Arleigh Kincheloe’s bold voice leads the Brooklyn-based band. The band released its …

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The Music Beat is a column from Jesus Socorro about concerts and his music interests. As irritated college students finish their infamous midterm exams, they may forget finals are patiently waiting around the corner. The …

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Good Charlotte took the stage Nov. 4 at Riviera Theatre (4746 N. Racine Ave.) in an inspiring, upbeat and time-traveling performance. The 22-year-old Maryland-based band performed on its Generation Rx tour, titled after its seventh …

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Brooklyn-based band Sister Sparrow and the Dirty Birds will perform at Lincoln Hall (2424 N. Lincoln Ave.) Oct. 31. Singer Arleigh Kincheloe — also known as Sister Sparrow — is at the helm of the …

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Fans gathered at the Chicago Theatre (175 N. State St.) with lines draping down the street to see Australian singer Troye Sivan perform for his Bloom Tour Oct. 19.  The show was sold out — …