Teri Gender Bender of Le Butcherettes is one of the most dynamic performers on the rock scene today. Her unmatched live shows have earned the band tens of thousands of raving fans and unanimous critical acclaim.
Celebrating its 20th anniversary (give or take the years in between when the once traveling fest ceased existence), Lollapalooza returned to Grant Park for its seventh year in Chicago. It marked its largest attendance, with 270,000 fans expected over the weekend.
In honor of this past weekend’s “Mid-Year Best-Of” episode of Sound Opinions, here are my top-five albums of 2011 so far, listed in no particular order.1. Le Butcherettes, “Sin Sin Sin” (Rodriguez Lopez Productions)2. Bewitched Hands, “Birds and Drums” (Look Mum No Hands)3.