4th Annual Dunn Dunn Fest Releases Initial Lineup

When Donnie Biggins isn’t rocking out with his group The Shams Band, live-tweeting episodes of House Hunters, or teaching his kids about The Beatles, he’s booking shows. And not shows like, here’s a good band once every couple months and everything is whatever. No, consistently awesome shows that force you to show up early and stay late so you don’t miss any amazing music. Under … Continue reading 4th Annual Dunn Dunn Fest Releases Initial Lineup

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

Moon Taxi at Subterannean for Dunn Dunn Fest 2/22/14

When I saw the lineup for this year’s Dunn Dunn Fest, I was most excited about Saturday night’s show at Subterannean. I’ve been a fan of Daniel Ellsworth & The Great Lakes since I first heard them a couple years ago, and I’ve seen them a couple times already so I know they’re great live. I picked up a used copy of Santah’s record White … Continue reading Moon Taxi at Subterannean for Dunn Dunn Fest 2/22/14

Tristen-“Catalyst” (Video)

Making a good music video is one of the hardest things to do. There are so many cliches a group or an artist can fall victim to, it’s hard to imagine why they even make them anymore. But, every once in a while a video will transcend the form and become as much a short film as it is a simple promotional tool for a … Continue reading Tristen-“Catalyst” (Video)

Moon Taxi-“The New Black” Live On Conan

Last week I wrote a big feature piece about Dunn Dunn Fest and all the great bands that will be featured there. Well, last night one of those bands played on Conan and knocked it out of the park. Check out their performance over on Harmonica Dunn’s website where he has all the info about how to get tickets and whatnot. If you dig some … Continue reading Moon Taxi-“The New Black” Live On Conan