Jim "Tankboy"‚ Kopeny, one of the few music bloggers around town who is a diligent reporter as well as an opinionated critic, has posted an interesting piece on Chicagoist recounting what seems to have been an wild overreaction by police staffing Monday's concert by local heroi
The world's worst yet inexplicably popular arena jam band will perform at the home of the world's worst yet inexplicably popular baseball team on Sept. 17 and 18, promoters Ticketmaster/Live Nation announced this morning. Lame singer-songwriter Jason Mraz opens. Tickets go on sale at 10 a.m.
Jam Productions co-founder Arny Granat with Illinois Attorney General Lisa Madigan at the Obama inauguration festivities The revelation that Illinois Attorney General Lisa Madigan is investigating the giant three-day Lollapalooza festival in Grant Park came as a shock t
The office of Illinois Attorney General Lisa Madigan is investigating Lollapalooza sponsors C3 Presents and their partners for anti-trust issues stemming from the radius clauses that the Austin, Texas-based concert promoters impose on all of the artists who play the giant, three-day concert in Gra