Posts tagged "The Bottle Rockets"

An Interview With Marshall Crenshaw - A City Winery Concert Preview (Thursday, June 6 with The Bottle Rockets)

An Interview With Marshall Crenshaw - A City Winery Concert Preview (Thursday, June 6 with The Bottle Rockets)
Spearheading an ambitious new EP release series, I spoke with pop songwriter extraordinaire Marshall Crenshaw last month amidst a tour with the Bottle Rockets that brings him back to Chicago on Thursday, June 6 at City Winery...

The Best Chicago Concerts of 2011

The Best Chicago Concerts of 2011
I truly believe it when I say that Chicago is one of the greatest live music cities in the country.  Memphis?  Nashville?  Austin?  New Orleans?  All great... But I'd put Chicago right there with any of them.  As Chicagoans, we truly are lucky to have the opportunity to see so much great live music night in and night out at scores of oustanding and unique venues.  From Paul McCartney to Ben Harper (and everywhere in between), here are the concerts that moved me in 2011 and made me consistenly remember why live music is my favorite thing in the world.  ...