Concert Recap: King Gizzard & The Lizard Wizard with Mild High Club

In the wake of their collaborative album, Sketches of Brunswick East, Australian psych giants King Gizzard & The Lizard Wizard shook the walls of Lincoln Hall with the help of Mild High Club on September 24 and 25. The vastly different styles of Mild High Club and King Gizzard come together wonderfully on their collaborative album … Continue reading Concert Recap: King Gizzard & The Lizard Wizard with Mild High Club

The New Supergroup

In theory, the supergroup is a fantastic idea. From the 1970's to the 1990's, many of the greatest musicians banded together (pun intended) and played arenas filled with diehard fans who expected their shit themselves in sheer awe of the angelic sounds filling their ears. That only ever happened to middle-aged hippie dads who took … Continue reading The New Supergroup

Album Review/Concert Recap: Willows Weep by Flesh Panthers

I have a big heart for Chicago bands and little record stores, so the release party for Willows Weep at Bric-A-Brac Records was a great time. Before showcasing their new album and new refined sound, Flesh Panthers saluted their punk and garage roots with opening bands Ego and Faux Furrs. All three bands put on an incredible, … Continue reading Album Review/Concert Recap: Willows Weep by Flesh Panthers