Monthly Archives: March 2013

Green Day return with authority

Green Day rolled into i Wireless Center in Moline, Ill., on March 29 a day after they kicked off their “99 Revolutions” tour in Chicago. The iconic rockers have set the live show standard for […]

Best Coast offer calm before the storm on ’99 Revolutions’ tour

Music fans swarmed upon i Wireless Center in Moline, Ill., on Friday, March 29, for the return of Green Day. Opening the show was California surf rock duo, Best Coast. It marked the second night […]

Emblem3 rides ‘Riptide’ into Chicago’s House of Blues

Fans lined up around the block at House of Blues in Chicago on Tuesday, March 26, waiting to catch Emblem3. It was the first of two sold-out shows at HOB, and the final stop on […]

Kate Diaz Photos: Chicago House of Blues

Local musician Kate Diaz opened the Emblem3 show at House of Blues, appearing solo with an acoustic guitar. The teen artist was warmly welcomed by her peers and gave a strong vocal performance of original […]

Jason Aldean’s ‘Night Train’ rolls through Madison

The Alliant Energy Center in Madison, Wis. had a packed house for Jason Aldean and his 2013 “Night Train” tour on March 21. Fans realized they were in for a treat as a dozen tour […]

Summer arrives early with Jake Owen at Madison’s Alliant

The monstrous 2013 “Night Train” tour chugged into Madison, Wis. at the Alliant Energy Center on Thursday, March 21. Jake Owen brought his sweet summertime vibe, hoping to kick-start a chilled crowd still frozen despite […]

Miggs Photos: Chicago House of Blues

Don Miggs has been rocking for the past decade with Miggs. They opened for Scott Weiland on Tuesday night at Chicago’s House of Blues, playing a 45-minute set of original and cover material that kept […]

Scott Weiland rolls through Chicago’s House of Blues

Former Stone Temple Pilots and Velvet Revolver frontman Scott Weiland brought his solo tour to Chicago’s House of Blues on Tuesday, March 19. Advertised as “Purple at the Core,” music from STP’s first two releases, […]