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London-based pop singer Rina Sawayama finally brought her 2020 debut album “SAWAYAMA” to life during her April 30 concert at Chicago’s Riviera Theatre at 4746 North Racine Ave.  Sawayama, 31, emerged under colorful lights in …

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When Kristina Tsakos was in kindergarten, she took to the stage for the first time to perform the popular lullaby “Twinkle, Twinkle, Little Star,” and her passion for sharing her vocal talent was born. Tsakos …

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Albany-based punk band Prince Daddy and the Hyena blew the roof off Bottom Lounge (1375 W. Lake St.) April 23 with a 17-track set and a newfound confidence on stage.  The four-band bill started with …

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Pop superstar Olivia Rodrigo delivered a breathtaking performance at the Byline Bank Aragon Ballroom (1106 W. Lawrence Ave.) April 15 during her worldwide “Sour” tour.  Social media accounts dedicated to the tour showed fans of …

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Centered around the trials and tribulations of being in love, Omar Apollo’s “Ivory” is a melodic, emotional rollercoaster bound to stay on repeat. The 16-track album is a melodic cruise through Apollo’s experimental era. From …

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Indie rock band Laundry Day took to the stage to give a small but loud performance at Subterranean (2011 W. North Avenue.) April 4.  Right when the band entered the stage, their chemistry was immediately …

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Yves Tumor commanded a sold-out crowd with their genre-bending sound, shifting effortlessly between rock, psychedelia and electronica at the Metro March 30 . The first of two openers, Izzy Spears crashed onto the stage enveloped …

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Exploring love and loss in an overtly honest way, Wallows created a second album meant to be listened to from start to finish. Wallows is composed of guitarists and vocalists Dylan Minnette and Braeden Lemasters, …