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Blonde Redhead -- Barragán cover art
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Veteran NYC dream pop outfit Blonde Redhead are slated to welcome their new album, titled Barragán, on September 2 via Kobalt. The LP serves as the follow-up to 2010's great Penny Sparkle and that's its cover art above. So far they've shared two album cuts -- "No More Honey" and "Dripping" -- and you can take a listen to both of them at the bottom of this post.

Blonde Redhead will be embarking on a November/December North American tour in support of Barragán. That tour includes a show at Bottom Lounge on November 3. Tickets for the Chicago show go on sale TODAY (7/18) at noon CST.

All Blonde Redhead dates and those song streams lie after the jump...

Continue reading "Blonde Redhead releasing new LP, playing Bottom Lounge on fall tour (dates, new song streams)"

The Drums at Webster Hall in 2013 (more by Jonathon Bernstein)
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The Drums are at work once again, with a brand new single and a newly announced tour. The band will tag Chicago for two shows on September 27 at Bottom Lounge, 7PM and 9PM. Tickets for both shows go on sale next Friday (7/18) at noon CST.

Full tour schedule and more at BrooklynVegan. Watch the teaser video for the tour below...

Continue reading "The Drums playing two shows at Bottom Lounge on fall tour"

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Long-running post-hardcore // art rock unit mewithoutYou are currently on tour throughout the West Coast/Southwest in celebration of the 10th anniversary of their excellent 2004 LP Catch for Us the Foxes. They've now announced an East Coast/Midwest leg of the anniversary run that features support from post rock heavyweights The Appleseed Cast. That run includes a show at the Bottom Lounge on October 11. Tickets for the Chicago show go on sale TODAY (6/20) at noon CST.

All dates and a few CFUTF song streams lie after the jump...

Continue reading "mewithoutYou playing Bottom Lounge on 'Catch for Us the Foxes' 10th anniversary tour w/ The Appleseed Cast"

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Tickets for ALL Pitchfork Festival aftershows go on sale today (6/20) at noon CST.

Tickets to see The Cult at Concord Music Hall are on sale now.

Tickets to see Drake and Lil Wayne at First Midwest Bank Amphitheatre go on sale today at noon.

Tickets to see Propagandhi at Concord Music Hall are on sale now.

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Tickets to see Sleep's second show at Thalia Hall are on sale now.

Tickets to see X at City Winery Chicago are on sale now.

Tickets to see Zammuto at Schubas go on sale today at noon.

Tickets to see J. Roddy Walston & The Business and Pujol at Metro go on sale today at noon.

Tickets to see Pinback and Tera Melos at Bottom Lounge go on sale today at noon.

Tickets to see Mike Birbiglia at The Chicago Theatre go on sale today at 11AM.

Tickets to see The Life and Times and Deleted Scenes at Beat Kitchen are on sale now.

Tickets to see Gardens & Villa at the Empty Bottle are on sale now.

Tickets to see The Cave Singers at Schubas go on sale today at noon.

Tickets to see Woman's Hour at the Empty Bottle are on sale now.

Tickets to see Delta Spirit at the Vic are on sale now.

Tickets to see Alkaline Trio at Metro are on sale now.

Tickets to see Brian Posehn at Beat Kitchen are on sale now.

Tickets to see Alt-J's second show at the Riv are on sale now.

Deafheaven @ Sasquatch 2014 (more by Chris & Rae Graham)
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Pitchfork Music Festival 2014 is just a month away (July 18-20), and a bunch of fest aftershows have now been announced. There are a few slated to take place around the corner from Union Park at Bottom Lounge, and others at Schubas and Lincoln Hall.

Here are your late-night show options...

July 18
Deafheaven, Perfect Pussy @ Bottom Lounge
FKA Twigs @ Bottom Lounge (Upstairs)
Wild Beasts, Mutual Benefit @ Lincoln Hall
Cloud Nothings, The Wytches @ Schubas

July 19
Dum Dum Girls, Ex Hex, Speedy Ortiz @ Bottom Lounge
Real Estate, Peter Matthew Bauer @ Lincoln Hall
DIIV, Lodro, Regal Degal @ the Empty Bottle

July 20
Majical Cloudz, Hundred Waters @ Lincoln Hall

Tickets for ALL Pitchfork Festival aftershows (linked above) go on sale this Friday (6/20) at noon CST.

Pinback @ ACL Fest 2013 (more by Dana (Distortion) Yavin)
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San Diego indie rock mainstays Pinback will be celebrating the 10th anniversary of their 2004 album Summer in Abaddon with a reissue via Touch & Go Records. The LP will be available on September 2 on limited edition, 180g maroon vinyl, and is up for preorder now. You'll also be able to grab it at the stops on their fall North American tour with Tera Melos. That tour includes a show at the Bottom Lounge on September 19. Tickets for the Chicago show go on sale this Friday (6/20) at noon CST.

All Pinback // Tera Melos dates and a couple of Summer in Abaddon videos lie after the jump...

Continue reading "Pinback celebrating 10th anniverary of 'Summer in Abaddon' with a reissue + tour w/ Tera Melos (Bottom Lounge included)"

photos by Jeff Ryan

The Menzingers // Lemuria at Bottom Lounge on 06.06.2014
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The Menzingers brought their summer North American tour with Lemuria, Pup, and Cayetana through Chicago for a show at the Bottom Lounge last Friday (6/6). The Philly punks are out in support of their new LP Rented World, which just recently hit stores via new label home Epitaph. Pictures from the 6/6 show are in this post. More below...

Continue reading "The Menzingers, Lemuria, Pup & Cayetana played Bottom Lounge (pics)"

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Tickets to see Flesh Wounds at the Empty Bottle are on sale now.

Tickets to see Heartless Bastards at City Winery Chicago are on sale now.

Tickets to see Brody Dalle at Bottom Lounge are on sale now.

Tickets for ALL Lollapalooza Aftershows go on sale today (6/6) at 10AM CST.

Tickets to see United Nations and Frameworks at Township are on sale now.

Tickets to see The Clean and Boogarins at Schubas go on sale today at noon.

Tickets to see Jacco Gardner at the Empty Bottle are on sale now.

Tickets to see Sleep at Thalia Hall go on sale today at 10AM.

Tickets to see Sonny & the Sunsets at Schubas go on sale today at noon.

Tickets to see King Crimson at the Vic Theatre go on sale today at 10AM.

Tickets to see Erasure at The Chicago Theatre go on sale today at 10AM.

Tickets to see White Fence and King Gizzard & the Lizard Wizard at Subterranean go on sale today at 10AM.

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Tickets to see Swans' second show at Lincoln Hall go on sale TODAY (5/23) at noon CST.

Tickets to see Plaid at Lincoln Hall go on sale today at noon.

Tickets to see The Tontons at Schubas go on sale today at noon.

Tickets for all Taste of Chicago shows at the Petrillo Music Shell are on sale now.

Tickets to see OOIOO at Lincoln Hall go on sale today at noon.

Tickets to see Pink Mountaintops at the Empty Bottle are on sale now.

Tickets to see How to Dress Well at the Museum of Contemporary Art go on sale today at 10AM.

Tickets to see Owen Pallett at Metro go on sale today at noon.

Tickets to see Joyce Manor at the Bottom Lounge go on sale today at 10AM.

Tickets to see FaltyDL at Metro go on sale today at 10AM.

Tickets to see Com Truise at Lincoln Hall go on sale today at noon.

Tickets to see Mike Watt's Il Sogno del Marinaio at Schubas go on sale today at noon.

Joyce Manor in Philly in 2013 (more by Alyssa Tanchajja)
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California punks Joyce Manor are gearing up for the release of their third album, Never Hungover Again, which is due to hit stores on July 22 via new home Epitaph Records. You can check out the video for the super quick LP cut "Catalina Fight Song" at the bottom of this post. JM will be embarking on a North American tour in support of the album in late-August. Their former Asian Man Records labelmates The Exquisites will be along for the ride, and that tour includes a stop at the Bottom Lounge on September 6. Tickets for the Chicago show go on sale TODAY (5/23) at 10AM CST.

All Joyce Manor dates and that video lie after the jump...

Continue reading "Joyce Manor playing Bottom Lounge on fall tour (dates)"

photos by Milos Markicevic

Shlohmo at Bottom Lounge on 05.02.2014
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LA producer Shlohmo brought his North American tour with Jim-E Stack and D33J through Chicago for a show at the Bottom Lounge on Friday night (5/2). Set up behind a brick wall-like lighting rig, the production great teased material from his forthcoming collaborative EP with R&B singer Jeremih. He also shared that the effort should be coming out sometime next month. Pictures from Bottom Lounge are in this post.

More below...

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Fucked Up @ Lincoln Hall, April 2012 (more by James Richards IV)
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Toronto punks Fucked Up are slated to welcome their new album, titled Glass Boys, on June 3 via Matador Records. You've already heard the LP's lead single "Paper the House" and they've just recently shared another album cut called "Led By Hand." Both tracks are available to stream at the bottom of this post. Glass Boys is up for preorder via Matador's webstore.

Fucked Up will be doing a great deal of touring in support of their forthcoming effort. They've got a North American run set for July/August, which includes a performance at the Bottom Lounge on July 10. Tickets for the Chicago show are on sale now.

All Fucked Up dates and those song streams lie after the jump...

Continue reading "Fucked Up releasing 'Glass Boys,' playing Bottom Lounge on summer North American tour (dates, song streams)"

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Phoenix folk punks Andrew Jackson Jihad are slated to release their new album, Christmas Island, on May 6 via new home SideOneDummy. The LP serves as the follow-up to 2011's Knife Man and was produced by John Congleton, who has been behind a smattering of great 2014 releases -- Cloud Nothings, Swans, St. Vincent, Angel Olsen, and more. You can take a listen to the album's lead single "Children of God" at the bottom of this post. If you're into Against Me!, The Front Bottoms, and/or Titus Andronicus, the tune will most likely sit well with you.

AJJ have announced a large summer North American tour with rotating support from Cheap Girls (who we recently caught with Against Me!), Hard Girls, and Dogbreth. That tour includes a performance at Bottom Lounge on July 16 with Hard Girls and Dogbreth. Tickets for the Chicago show go on sale TODAY (4/18) at noon CST.

All AJJ dates and that song stream lie after the jump...

Continue reading "Andrew Jackson Jihad ready new LP, playing Bottom Lounge on tour w/ Hard Girls & Dogbreth (new song stream, dates)"

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Tickets to see A Minor Forest at the Empty Bottle are on sale now.

Tickets to see TEEN at Schubas go on sale TODAY (4/11) at noon CST.

Tickets to see Failure at Metro go on sale this Saturday (4/12) at noon.

Tickets to see Bane at Subterranean are on sale now.

Tickets to see High on Fire's second show at the Empty Bottle are on sale now.

Tickets to see Silver Apples, Magik Markers, and Wrekmeister Harmonies at the Bohemian National Cemetery are on sale now.

Tickets to see Eyehategod, Ringworm, and Enabler at Cobra Lounge are on sale now.

Tickets to see The Antlers at Lincoln Hall go on sale today at noon.

Tickets to see Saintseneca at SPACE go on sale this Saturday at 11AM.

Tickets to see Hot Tuna (acoustic) at SPACE go on sale this Saturday at 11AM.

Tickets to see Jack White at The Chicago Theatre and the Auditorium Theatre go on sale today at 10AM.

Tickets to see Lambchop at the Old Town School of Folk Music go on sale today at 8AM.

Tickets to see Boris at Bottom Lounge go on sale today at noon.

Tickets to see Justin Timberlake at the United Center go on sale on Monday, April 14 at 10AM.

Boris @ Austin Psych Fest 2013 (more by Tim Griffin)
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Japanese experimental metal outfit Boris have announced that they'll be releasing their new album, Noise, on June 17 via Sargent House. You can get a feel for the LP by checking out its pummeling, seven-minute lead single "Quicksilver" at the bottom of this post. The band will also be embarking on a summer North American tour in late-July. That tour includes a performance at the Bottom Lounge on August 10. Tickets for the Chicago show go on sale this Friday (4/11) at noon CST.

All Boris dates and a stream of "Quicksilver" lie after the jump...

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Tickets to see Hannibal Buress at Beat Kitchen are on sale now.

Tickets to see Josh Ritter at City Winery Chicago go on sale this Friday (3/28) at noon CST.

Tickets to see Odonis Odonis at the Bottom Lounge are on sale now.

Tickets to see M.I.A. at the Riv go on sale this Friday at 10AM.

Tickets to see Jessy Lanza at Schubas are on sale now.

Tickets to see Fu Manchu at Subterranean are on sale now.

Tickets to see Young Widows and Helms Alee at Subterranean go on sale this Friday at 10AM.

Tickets to see Rodriguez at The Chicago Theatre go on sale to the general public this Saturday at 10AM. A JAM Productions presale will be active this Friday at 10AM; the password is "SEARCHING".

Tickets to see Trans Am and CAVE at the Empty Bottle are on sale now.

Tickets to see Destruction Unit at Township are on sale now.

Three-day passes for the 26th Annual Comedy Festival at the Athenaeum Theatre are on sale now. Single-day tickets go on sale this Friday at 10AM.

Tickets to see Saintseneca at the Empty Bottle are on sale now.

Tickets to see King Khan & the Shrines at the Empty Bottle go on sale this Friday at 10AM.

Tickets to see Radioactivity and Bad Sports at the Empty Bottle are on sale now.

Tickets to see Tigers Jaw and Pity Sex at Subterranean go on sale this Friday at 10AM.

Tickets to see Swans at Lincoln Hall go on sale this Friday at noon.

Tickets to see The Felice Brothers at Lincoln Hall go on sale this Friday at noon.

Tickets to see Say Anything, The Front Bottoms, The So So Glos, and You Blew It! at Concord Music Hall go on sale on April 3 at noon.

Odonis Odonis -- Hard Boiled Soft Boiled cover art
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Toronto noisemakers Odonis Odonis are gearing up for the release of their second album, Hard Boiled Soft Boiled, which is due out on April 15 via Buzz Records. So far, they've shared a number of album cuts -- "New Obsession," "Are We Friends," and "Angus Mountain" -- and yet another has arrived today. It's a real mind-melter called "Order In The Court" and director Lee Stringle has placed the song among animated versions of Hieronymus Bosch paintings. You can check out their new video and take a listen to all other tracks at the bottom of this post.

Odonis Odonis will be embarking on a brief North American tour in support of their new LP in April. That tour includes a performance at the Bottom Lounge's Upstairs Room on April 25. Tickets for the Chicago show are on sale now.

All Odonis Odonis dates and that video // song streams lie after the jump...

Continue reading "Odonis Odonis share new video, playing Bottom Lounge on spring tour (dates, video)"

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Slint's extremely thorough Spiderland box set is due to hit stores on April 15 via Touch and Go Records. One of its many components is Breadcrumb Trail, a never-before-seen, 90-minute documentary on the band and the making of Spiderland. It features extensive interviews with Slint, Steve Albini, Ian Mackaye, David Grubbs, David Yow, James Murphy, and more. You can check out a trailer for it at the bottom of this post. The film will be screening at the Music Box Theatre on April 16 and a Q&A with director Lance Bangs will follow it. Tickets are on sale now.

UPDATE: Slint members Dave Pajo and Todd Brashear will join the Q&A session.

Slint will also be touring North America this spring and their run includes a performance at the Bottom Lounge on May 10. Tickets are still available.

The trailer for Breadcrumb Trail can be found below...

Continue reading "Slint doc. 'Breadcrumb Trail' is screening at the Music Box"

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Tickets to see Neil Young at The Chicago Theatre go on sale this Saturday (3/22) at 11AM CST. A JAM Productions presale for both dates will be active from 10AM to 10PM this Friday; the password is "young2".

Tickets to see Skull Defekts + Daniel Higgs at the Empty Bottle are on sale now.

Tickets to see Pantha Du Prince at the Empty Bottle are on sale now.

Tickets to see Yamantaka // Sonic Titan at Bottom Lounge's upstairs room are on sale now.

Tickets to see Slint at the Bottom Lounge go on sale this Friday (3/21) at noon.

Tickets to see Floor at the Double Door go on sale this Saturday at noon.

Tickets to see The Chain Gang on 1974 at the Empty Bottle go on sale this Friday at 10AM.

Tickets to see New Order at the Aragon Ballroom go on sale this Friday at 10AM. A JAM Productions presale will be active today (3/20) from 10AM to 10PM; the password is "JAMORDER".

Tickets to see Phish's three-night run at the FirstMerit Bank Pavilion at Northerly Island go on sale on Saturday, March 29 at 10AM.

Tickets to see Soundgarden and Nine Inch Nails at the First Midwest Bank Amphitheatre go on sale this Friday at noon.

Tickets to see Kiss and Def Leppard at the First Midwest Bank Amphitheatre go on sale this Friday at noon.

Yamantaka // Sonic Titan @ BV-CMJ 2013 (more by Chris La Putt)
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Canadian experimental rock and performance art collective Yamantaka // Sonic Titan just finished up a run at SXSW and are slated to hit the road throughout North America again next month. This tour surrounds their appearance at the 2014 Austin Psych Fest, and they'll be teaming up with Perfect Pussy on most dates. The pair won't be sharing a bill in Chicago though (PP play their own show at Township on April 1), where Y // ST will headline the Bottom Lounge's Upstairs Room on May 9. Tickets are on sale now.

All Yamantaka // Sonic Titan dates and a couple of videos lie after the jump...

Continue reading "Yamantaka//Sonic Titan playing Bottom Lounge on spring tour"

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Slint have been inactive for a handful of years now, but after playing ATP UK in 2013 and with a Spiderland box set coming down the pike, they're back to playing North American dates. Their just-announced tour will bring them to Chicago for a performance at the Bottom Lounge on May 10. Tickets go on sale this Friday (3/21) at noon CST. They're also playing the Forecastle Festival in their hometown of Louisville, KY.

All known Slint dates and a stream of Spiderland lie after the jump...

Continue reading "Slint playing Bottom Lounge on US reunion tour (dates)"

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Tickets to see Petty Fest--with Alison Mosshart, John Stirratt, Jakob Dylan, and many more--at Metro go on sale this Friday (3/14) at noon CST.

Tickets to see Seahaven, Adventures, and Foxing at Beat Kitchen go on sale this Friday at 10AM.

Tickets to see High on Fire at the Empty Bottle go on sale this Friday at 10AM.

Tickets to see Vampire Weekend at UIC Pavilion go on sale this Friday at 10AM. A JAM Productions presale will be active from 10AM-10PM TODAY (3/11); the password is "STEP".

Tickets to see The Menzingers at Bottom Lounge go on sale this Friday at noon.

Tickets to see Yann Tiersen at Bottom Lounge go on sale this Friday at noon.

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Philly punks The Menzingers' fourth album, Rented World, is slated to hit stores on April 22 via new label Epitaph. They've already revealed its great lead single "In Remission," and have now announced a spring/summer North American tour in support of the LP. That tour kicks off in late-May and includes a performance at the Bottom Lounge on June 6 with opener(s) TBA. Tickets for the Chicago show go on sale this Friday (3/14) at noon CST.

All Menzingers dates and their music video for "In Remission" lie after the jump...

Continue reading "The Menzingers releasing 'Rented World,' playing Bottom Lounge on North American tour (dates, new video)"

OFF! @ Congress Theater, 2012 (more by Carmelo Espanola)
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Hardcore punk supergroup OFF! are slated to return with a new album, titled Wasted Years, which is due to hit stores on April 8 via Vice. Keith Morris and co. just recently shared a video for the LP's lead single "Void You Out," and you can check it out at the bottom of this post. OFF! have also announced a spring North American tour in support of their new album, with Cerebral Ballzy and NASA Space Universe. Look for the three acts to tag the Bottom Lounge on May 8. Tickets for the Chicago show go on sale this Saturday (2/15) at noon CST.

All OFF! dates and their new video lie after the jump...

Continue reading "OFF! playing Bottom Lounge on spring tour w/ Cerebral Ballzy"

The National @ Aragon Ballroom in 2011 (more by Grant MacAllister)
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Tickets to see How to Dress Well and Forest Swords at Lincoln Hall go on sale this Friday (1/24) at noon CST.

Tickets to see Weekend at the Empty Bottle are on sale now.

Tickets to see Tycho at Concord Music Hall go on sale this Friday at noon.

Tickets to see The National and Daughter at The Chicago Theatre go on sale this Friday at 10AM. JAM Productions and venue presales will be active from 10AM to 10PM today (1/23); the passwords are trouble and NATIONAL, respectively.

Tickets to see Tokyo Police Club at Lincoln Hall go on sale this Friday at noon.

Tickets to see Ringworm and Death Before Dishonor at Cobra Lounge are on sale now.

Tickets to see S.Carey and White Hinterland at Lincoln Hall go on sale this Friday at noon.

Tickets to see Waxahatchee and All Dogs at the Empty Bottle are on sale now.

Tickets to see Loop at Bottom Lounge

Tickets to see Wye Oak at Metro go on sale this Friday at noon CST.

Tickets to see Baths and Young Fathers at Concord Music Hall go on sale this Friday at noon.

Tickets to see Manchester Orchestra at the House of Blues go on sale this Friday at 10AM.

Tickets to see Foals at the Aragon Ballroom go on sale this Friday at 10AM. A JAM presale will be active from 10AM to 10PM today; the password is number.

Tickets to see Billy Joel at Wrigley Field go on sale this Saturday (1/25) at 10AM.

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