Ben Harper/Charlie Musselwhite at Huntington Bank Pavilion

There’s a moment in the title song of the new Ben Harper and Charlie Musselwhite album called No Mercy In This Land. A mere few seconds that powerfully capture the friendship and unique collaboration between the two storied musicians. The music, a primal and intimate blues, stops with the exception for a sustained organ note. Musselwhite, survivor and harmonica virtuoso, cohort of Muddy Waters, Howlin’ … Continue reading Ben Harper/Charlie Musselwhite at Huntington Bank Pavilion

Foo Fighters at Wrigley Field

Foo Fighters have confirmed an array of additional support acts for the upcoming North American leg of the tour. In Chicago, Melkbelly will open the Sunday, July 29 show, followed by The Struts and then Foo Fighters. The following night Monday, July 30, Touched By Ghoul will open the show, followed by The Breeders preceding Foo Fighters’ headlining set. Gates open at 5p.m. and the music starts promptly at 7 p.m. each … Continue reading Foo Fighters at Wrigley Field