Danny Brown March 12, 2018. Photo by Kevin Baker. Chicago, Il
Reviews 

Danny Brown and Joey Purp Get the Crowd Bouncing at Goose Island’s 312 Day at House of Vans

Last night, Goose Island wrapped up their 312 Week with a closing 312 Day performance with Danny Brown, Joey Purp, and frequent partner House of Vans.  The week of free or cheap events started with a screening of Ferris Bueller’s Day Off and included a series of cheap concerts, climbing and yoga at Brooklyn Boulders, a Bulls game, free entry to the Museum of Contemporary Art, and ping pong at AceBounce. Joey Purp Chicago local Joey Purp hit the stage and got the energy going early, sending hands bobbing in the…

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Orwells
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The Orwells Kick Off Riot Fest Weekend with Raucous House of Vans After Show

The line for Thursday night at the House of Vans went all the way out the alley.  The West Loop indoor skate park and occasional event space has become a hotspot for free community events in the last year.  This week’s awesome offering featuring The Orwells was part of Riot Fest’s lineup of after shows. Supporting act Peel started their set right on time.  The four-piece band played for more than half an hour, but I only caught glimpses of their set as I waited patiently for my oxtail poutine…

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