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Neko Case touches down at the Chicago Theatre (4/24)

An opulent venue can affect a rock concert in one of several ways. I’ve seen great acts become stale performers as they move from tiny clubs to orchestra halls. Other acts make the same transition but grow as performers as …

on April 26, 2009, 9:35am
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Album Review: Crooked Fingers – Forfeit/Fortune

Many great rock albums have one standout Latin flavored track that, although strong, feels out of place in context with the rest of the songs. There’s Jackson Browne’s “Linda Paloma” from his 1976 classic The Pretender, Whiskeytown’s “Paper Moon” off …

on November 16, 2008, 11:00am