Summerfest 2013 Preview and Playlist

Every summer up in Milwaukee there’s a festival for music fans of all genres. Summerfest runs the gamut from pop to folk, blues and jazz, techno to hip-hop and everything else in between. Over the course of 12 days the festival hosts something like a thousand sets of music. They feature headliners for people young and old with bands like Tom Petty & The Heartbreakers, … Continue reading Summerfest 2013 Preview and Playlist

Ted Leo and The Pharmacists

This isn’t a review, really. More a collection of thoughts I’ve had on Ted Leo over the years since I first took notice of him. I’m going to see his show tonight at Fireside Bowl, and I’m pretty excited. I’ve had a couple chances to see him here in Chicago over the last year, but things fell through for one reason or another. Nothing will … Continue reading Ted Leo and The Pharmacists