Pitchfork fills Chicago with cutting-edge favorites, the new Emerge Winnetka brings music back to the North Shore, Take the Reins plays a benefit in Carpentersville, and a whole lot more.
Fresh tracks: Dog Spelled Backwards, Marina City, Rematch, Western Automatic, JR Entsminger, The Bellow & the Whale and more
Camp Edwards Western Automatic Sun-Riser First Round’s On Me Marina City Rematch Stingray Central Noah
Explore this month’s Spotify playlist for some excellent new releases from the Chicago and suburban scenes.
Juice, Stephen Day: 7:30 p.m. Friday, July 12, at Subterranean, 2011 W. North Ave., Chicago.
City Mouth A Silent Truth Marina City Muted Color The Darling Suns Professor Fox Top
Fresh Tracks: CHNNLL, Violet Crime, Lumé, Sir Mango, Charlie Otto, Kaskade, The Red Moons, Box House and more
CHNNLL Violet Crime Lumé Sir Mango The Off Days Long Gone Align The Lazarus Rocket
Concert highlights 6/7-6/13: Bury Me in Lights EP release, Josh Groban at Ravinia, Todd Kessler’s showcase and more
A.M.B. Fest: 5 p.m. Friday, June 7; and 11 a.m. Saturday and Sunday, June 8
Concert highlights 4/19 – 4/25: EELS headlines Thalia Hall, Gazebo Effect at Schubas, Nick Moss Band at Hey Nonny
Solo Night with Dianne Christine, Zack Baumgartner, Lara Bell and Will Orlyk: 7 p.m. Friday,
Fresh tracks: Bullet to the Heart’s new video takes on mental health; tunes from Paper Towels, V Is for Villains, Double Identity & more
New releases from Bullet to the Heart, CHNNLL, Double Identity, Dream Council, East Avenue, Good Luck Lucy, INZO, Kowloon Bay, Muted Color, Paper Towels, Punch Cabbie, Rebel Rampage, The Burst and Bloom, Trick Shooter Social Club, V Is for Villains and Young Sleepless