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Dave Matthews Band Caravan Live at Lakeside Day 3 of 3, 7/10/11 Chicago

Dave Matthews Band Caravan Live at Lakeside Day 3 of 3, 7/10/11 Chicago
Day three of the Dave Matthews Caravan saw what I believe to be the lightest crowds of all three days but the strongest overall day of music.  The lighter crowds allowed concertgoers to see more acts and was my favorite day of the three.  I was joined on Sunday by friend and walking music encyclopedia Greg Alexander… and as he did last week after we saw Loretta Lynn, he will occasionally add his two cents as well...

Dave Matthews Band Caravan Day 2 of 3 Live at Lakeside - Chicago, 7/9/11

Dave Matthews Band Caravan Day 2 of 3 Live at Lakeside - Chicago, 7/9/11
Day Two of the Dave Matthews Caravan at Lakeside saw bigger crowds than day one and with a morning closure of Lake Shore Drive in Jackson Park it was anyone’s guess how traffic would flow into the venue throughout the morning and afternoon...

Dave Matthews Caravan Day 1 of 3 Live at Lakeside - Chicago, 7/8/11

Dave Matthews Caravan Day 1 of 3 Live at Lakeside - Chicago, 7/8/11
Would tens of thousands of fans be able to make it into the venue in an efficient manner using only 79th and 87th streets (the Lakeside venue sits on a parcel of land along the lakeside between 79th and 87th)?  Would a venue that has sat largely vacant and covered in debris from an old steel mill for the past twenty years even be ready for tens of thousands of concertgoers? Amidst many questions concerning the first time venue, the Dave Matthews Caravan rolled into Chicago’s southside for day one of three on Friday...
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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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