Top Concerts Of 2017

I went to a lot of shows this year. They weren’t all great, but many of them were. Amazing, even. When you write about music, or take pictures at concerts, you sometimes get to witness moments that can have a lifelong impact at a greater rate than those that experience music in a more casual manner. These were my favorite concerts of the year. Sons … Continue reading Top Concerts Of 2017

Mitski at Lincoln Hall 11/7/2017

Last night I had the opportunity to see Mitski for the second time this year. I saw her perform at Pitchfork over the summer, and she delivered one of the best sets of the fest. This time she was in town for Red Bull Sound Select’s 30 Days In Chicago, which is a series of shows at a bunch of different venues featuring everyone from … Continue reading Mitski at Lincoln Hall 11/7/2017

Mitski at Pitchfork Music Festival

I spent a lot more time at the blue stage than I thought I would, but the programming over there was just too good not to go. Mitski delivered one of the best performances of the weekend, which was impressive since she had to follow a brilliant opening set by Cherry Glazerr. The songs from Puberty 2 and bury me at makeout creek sounded great, … Continue reading Mitski at Pitchfork Music Festival