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Photos: Sound Tribe Sector 9 epic 3 night run at House of Blues

This past weekend Sound Tribe Sector 9 returned to Chicago for a Sold Out 3 night run at the House of Blues. This group has been around for quite a long time and built a large following all on their live shows being absolutely amazing. Some of the best lighting in the industry and it is overall an audio visual journey that will leave you in awe and thirsting for more. The 3 night run was one for the books and fans were blown away by the song selections. This…

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Mighty Mighty Bosstones
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The Mighty Mighty Bosstones rock the House of Blues in support of “While We Are At It”

With Riot Fest only a few weeks away, getting a punk/ska show in to prepare is not a bad idea.  And what better way than with seeing one of the bands that were one of the highlights of last year’s Riot Fest, The Mighty Mighty Bosstones. For their current tour, its in support of their new album, While We’re At It. They also brought along two great opening acts.  The Crombies, who hail from right here in Chicago, and Mustard Plug from Grand Rapids Michigan. The Crombies are a band…

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Mogwai, House of Blues Chicago, December 2, 2017. Photo by Samantha Reyes
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Mogwai Fills the House of Blues with Dreamy Sights and Sounds

Xander Harris Experimental electronic producer Xander Harris started the night off on a somber note, reflecting on last year’s Ghost Ship Warehouse tragedy, “…those were my friends. It’s a sad night and I might cry.” The one man act consisted mostly of him on keys occasionally throwing in some electronic pre-recorded beats. The mostly dark, downtempo experimental electronic sounds a lot like electronic outfit SURVIVE. Towards the end of his set, he left for a bit and while I wondered where he went, he returned to the stage to apologize…

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Mutemath End Play Dead Tour at House of Blues Chicago with Incredible Halloween Show

Mutemath is one of those bands with such a great live show, they can impress someone who has never heard them before.  For the lucky folks who’ve seen them before, we know to expect an awesome show no matter what.  This past week, they put on yet another incredible show to close out their Play Dead tour.   The House of Blues was the perfect sized venue to house the band’s incredible stage presence, yet intimate enough to provide a special experience for fans. Mutemath played a tight set considering the band…

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