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Concert Review: Day 2 of Lollapalooza 2012 - Saturday, 8/4/12 in Chicago

Concert Review: Day 2 of Lollapalooza 2012 - Saturday, 8/4/12 in Chicago
Rain fell on day two of Lollapalooza and with it came mud.  And while Saturday featured performances by artists like FUN, Bloc Party and Red Hot Chili Peppers, the real story was the cancellation of sets by acts like Alabama Shakes and The Temper Trap as well as the subsequent evacuation of the festival as storms rolled in... ...

Chickenfoot Live at Metro - 11/5/11 Chicago Concert Review

Chickenfoot Live at Metro - 11/5/11 Chicago Concert Review
Chickenfoot isn't reinventing the wheel but boy are they fun live. Friday night, Sammy Hagar, Michael Anthony and Joe Satriani were joined by drummer Kenny Aronoff (filling in for Chad Smith who's currently on tour with the Red Hot Chili Peppers) for just under two hours of live music onstage at a sold out Metro...
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    Jim Ryan has written about music in print and online for a variety of Chicagoland publications for over fifteen years. In addition to duties filling in as Traffic Anchor on CLTV or in the helicopter on NBC 5, you can also catch him Sunday nights at 6PM central as host of "The Rock N' Roll Radio Program" on AM 1420 WIMS and AM 1060 WHFB (streaming at wimsradio.com and via the TuneIn Radio app for the smart phone or tablet). Jim has also worked locally for WXRT-FM, lives within walking distance of the Metro and is an avid White Sox and Blackhawks fan whose first live concert experience came at Comiskey Park in 1984 during the Jacksons' "Victory" tour.

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