Tag Archives: Chicago

Chicago Punk Zine: Matter #7, Feb 84

Swan Fungus has charitably scanned the February 1984 issue of Chicago punk zine, Matter: In this issue, the First Year Anniversary Issue, there is a Ruthless Records feature with segments related to Big Black, Effigies, Naked Raygun and Circle Seven (check out the they goofy inset photo of [Steve] Albini), an awesome piece called “1983’s … Continue reading Chicago Punk Zine: Matter #7, Feb 84

Good Night Chicago: A Brief History

The Flag of the City of Chicago A bitter-sweet goodbye to the City of Broad Shoulders as a GLONO founder relocates to the Pacific Northwest.

Lorus Live in Chicago

We just received this memo from Dylan Burr, famous from the Faces Don’t Lie series here on GLONO: Lorus is playing tonight at Subterranean with Dub Trio. You may know them better as the backing band for Mike Patton’s Peeping Tom. We’re super excited for this show. It’s the first show with our new drummer. … Continue reading Lorus Live in Chicago

More Lollapalooza 2008 Pics

Lollapalooza 2008: Your trusty reporters...Just wanted to let everybody know that our man AMP has uploaded a ton more of his Lollapalpooza pics. And just for fun, he compiled the best of the bunch into a cool little video.

Lollapalooza 2008: Don't Be Old, Be Fun

Lollapalooza 2008After attending two big music festivals every summer since 2005, it’s easy to feel burned out and unmotivated. But you can still have a great time if you just turn off your grouchiness, relax, and float downstream. A mind-blowing headliner helps, too.

Notes from the Pitchfork Music Festival

Pitchfork Music FestivalThe best-run music festival in America is a yearly congregation of college radio nerds, fashion victims, art students, burnouts, baristas, and meatheads in Chicago’s Union Park.

The Police – Live in Chicagoland

The Police 2008 World TourTwenty five years later, the Police return to the site of their last tour stop and turn a quick buck from eager suburbanites.