Dunn Dunn Fest Night 2: Lincoln Hall

   Here’s a little Dunn Dunn Fest riddle for you: what do you get when you cross amazing bands, a great crowd, and a first-class music venue? If you guessed “night 2 of Dunn Dunn Fest, specifically the show at Lincoln Hall featuring Nasty Snacks, Alanna Royale, and Yo Mama’s Big Fat Booty Band, congratulations! Go reward yourself with a cookie. I’ll wait. How was … Continue reading Dunn Dunn Fest Night 2: Lincoln Hall

Beck “Dreams” Up Something Sweet

After taking a detour back through Sea Change country on Morning Phase, Beck is back with a track that would make Pitbull weep sugary tears it’s so sticky with pop sweetness. The genre-bending icon hasn’t lost his touch when it comes to disco tinged dance rock. This is the most fun he’s had on record since the release of Guero, and I can’t wait to … Continue reading Beck “Dreams” Up Something Sweet

Dunn Dunn Fest 2/19-2/21/2015

It’s almost that time of year again. No, not National Cheesecake Day. That’s Thursday July 30th. I’m talking about Dunn Dunn Fest, one of the best music festivals in Chicago. Head of the class if you’re talking indoor venues. Lots of great local bands from all genres are joined by fantastic touring acts. One of which I’m particularly excited about. When I went up to … Continue reading Dunn Dunn Fest 2/19-2/21/2015

Top 50 Songs Of 2014

We’re down to the last couple weeks of the year, and I don’t see anything on the horizon that’s gonna blow me away (even if Yeezy does decide to drop his new album before the new year, I probably won’t care). This was a tough year for ranking songs, with no real clear number one. The difference between my top 1-5 songs is negligible. The … Continue reading Top 50 Songs Of 2014