Posts tagged "Music"

Lollapalooza: Cheap Ways To Enjoy The Concert

Lollapalooza: Cheap Ways To Enjoy The Concert
Some time between March 27th when three day passes went on sale, and May 29th when Lollapalooza tickets sold out, you shelled out anywhere between $95 and $230 to gain access to the largest music festival of the summer. That’s a lot of cash. Of course with headliners like Jack White, Red Hot Chili Peppers... Read more »

Tuning In With Mapmaker

Tuning In With Mapmaker
by Rebecca Diaz If Mapmaker were a show mannequin, it would wear a sweet fedora but it would also have a fresh pair of Nikes. Thankfully, Mapmaker is not a mannequin; they are instead, a talented Chicago-based band. As a musical group, these dudes have managed to mix Funky old-timey tunes of jazz with a... Read more »

Summer Festivals Are Here!!

  I have been cooped up all winter long and cannot wait to get out and enjoy summer. School is out (or almost for some) and it is time to enjoy everything that Chicago has to offer this summer. There is never a dull moment in the city during the summertime. Summer is finally here... Read more »
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What to Wear: Essential Summer Festival Wardrobe

  Interesting fashion choices at last year’s Coachella. If you’re like me, one of the biggest the highlights of your summers are the music festivals. I love the electricity that comes with huge, sweaty crowds, exposed skin, hot weather and even hotter music. (And I know we’re poor students and festivals are expensive, but there... Read more »

The Poor Student's Way to Do Lollapalooza

  Cage the Elephant’s Matthew Shultz breaking the rules again, Lolla 09 Yesterday, the Lollapalooza 2011 lineup was announced. I have this thing where I’m obsessed with music festivals, and I almost peed my pants with excitement. Headliners for this year are Coldplay, Muse, Eminem, and Foo Fighters. To me, that looks pretty solid. Other... Read more »

Music Festival Lineups Are Out

    As summer is soon approaching us, more and more music festivals are releasing its 2011 lineups and I could not be more excited! Music is what I live for and what better way to celebrate it than to spend 3 or 4 days at an all day music festival, while listening to the... Read more »
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See the Sites: Virtual DJ

See the Sites: Virtual DJ
Virtual DJ. Digital image. Www.VirtualDJ.com. Google. Web. <http://www.google.com/Virtual DJ) By Laura Kujava, Sophomore, Loyola University Chicago It’s Friday night in Chicago and you’re getting ready to go out to the bars for a night of dancing. After squeezing into your jeans and falling over your heels you impulsively grab your laptop to check Facebook and your... Read more »

'Ears' to the New Year

So one of my friends is a DJ, and the other day he sent out a message asking for song requests to bring in the New Year. This got me thinking, “what songs reflect the year in the life of a college student living in Chicago?” Well, with hours of self reflection spent listening to my... Read more »