Posts tagged "United Center"

Q&A Interview With Peter Wolf - J. Geils Band Concert Preview (Thursday, December 11, 2014 with Bob Seger at United Center)

Q&A Interview With Peter Wolf - J. Geils Band Concert Preview (Thursday, December 11, 2014 with Bob Seger at United Center)
Headed to town with his longtime group the J. Geils Band as the opening act for Bob Seger Thursday night at United Center, I spoke with Peter Wolf about radio as a gateway to the blues, working with artists like Neko Case and Merle Haggard in his solo work and what exactly it is that keeps the J. Geils Band exciting for him after more than forty-five years... ...

Concert Review: Prince - Welcome 2 Chicago - Night 1 of 3, Live at United Center - A Frustrating Evening of Entertainment and Antagonism (Monday, 9/24/12 at United Center)

Concert Review: Prince - Welcome 2 Chicago - Night 1 of 3, Live at United Center - A Frustrating Evening of Entertainment and Antagonism (Monday, 9/24/12 at United Center)
Prince covered ample musical ground Monday night at United Center aiming for more than your average concert experience on the first of his three night, "Welcome 2 Chicago" residency... But ultimately fell short of that goal due to a frustrating finish that proved to be only the beginning of an antagonistic evening and early morning The Artist had in store for his fans...

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.  ...
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