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Bob Seger rocks Chicago on ‘Ride Out’ tour

Bob Seger and the Silver Bullet Band perform at Chicago's United Center

Bob Seger and the Silver Bullet Band perform at Chicago’s United Center

Bob Seger & The Silver Bullet Band filled Chicago’s United Center to the rafters on Thursday, Dec. 11. The Detroit rocker is currently touring in support of his latest album, “Ride Out,” with J. Geils Band opening the show. Continue reading »

August Alsina Photos – United Center in Chicago

Rapper August Alsina performs live at Chicago's United Center

Rapper August Alsina performs live at Chicago’s United Center

August Alsina took the United Center stage at 8:15 p.m., following DJ Cassidy, and delivered a strong set based heavily on his latest effort, “Testimony.” Listed as one of the top-ten incoming hip-hop artists of 2014 by XXL, Alsina worked the crowd with “I Luv This S***,” “Kissin’ On My Tattoos,” and “Ghetto” before Usher’s headline UR Experience set. Continue reading »

DJ Cassidy Photos – United Center in Chicago

DJ Cassidy opens for Usher at Chicago's United Center

DJ Cassidy opens for Usher at Chicago’s United Center

DJ Cassidy, supported by a pair of musicians, quickly warmed the chilled crowd as fans streamed into the United Center for Usher’s 2014 UR Experience tour. Best known for his work at celebrity functions–including many A-list weddings–Cassidy had no problem keeping the crowd on their feet with a steady stream of dance music before August Alsina took the stage. He’s currently working on his first studio album, “Paradise Royale,” in an effort to reboot the late 70s dance movement. Continue reading »

Chicago ‘Experiences’ Usher

Usher performs on UR Experience Tour at Chicago's United Center

Usher performs on UR Experience Tour at Chicago’s United Center

Singer-songwriter Usher brought his UR Experience Tour to Chicago’s United Center on Monday, November 17. Fans braved the bitter cold temperatures and filled the vast arena to the rafters, save for a few sections that were cordoned off in the upper tier. DJ Cassidy opened the show, while rapper August Alsina provided direct support. Continue reading »

The Black Keys pack Chicago’s United Center on ‘Turn Blue’ tour

Patrick Carney and Dan Auerback of The Black Keys on 2014 Turn Blue tour at Chicago's United Center

Patrick Carney and Dan Auerback of The Black Keys on 2014 Turn Blue tour at Chicago’s United Center

The Black Keys closed out the first leg of their 2014 North American tour at the United Center in Chicago this weekend, Sept. 26 and 27. Saturday night’s sold-out show drew in excess of 15,000 fans to see the band support their most recent album, “Turn Blue.” Cage the Elephant opened the show with a dynamic, 45-minute set. Continue reading »

Cage the Elephant Photos: Chicago & Milwaukee

Cage the Elephant performs on 2014 at Milwaukee's Bradley Center

Cage the Elephant performs on 2014 at Milwaukee’s Bradley Center

Cage the Elephant are currently opening for The Black Keys on the initial dates of their 2014 tour. They performed at the Bradley Center in Milwaukee on September 9 and the United Center on September 26 delivering with a 45-minute set. Continue reading »

Gary Clark, Jr. transcends generations with stellar show at United Center

Gary Clark, Jr. plays United Center

Gary Clark, Jr. plays United Center

Gary Clark, Jr. drew fans into the United Center early on March 8, opening for Kings of Leon on their current North American tour. His participation on this arena tour, which approached a sell-out for last night’s show in Chicago, offers an ideal setting for Clark. Particularly in a a city that’s indigenous to a subculture of blues music. Continue reading »

Keith Urban rolls ‘Light The Fuse’ tour through Chicago

Keith Urban performs on 2014 Light the Fuse tour at United Center

Keith Urban performs on 2014 Light the Fuse tour at United Center

Following a brief holiday break, Keith Urban has resumed his “Light The Fuse” tour. The second night of the 2014 leg pulled into Chicago’s United Center on January 10 for an extensive evening of country music. Little Big Town and Dustin Lynch provided support for the show, which began at 7 p.m. Continue reading »