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Stream & Download: Roger Waters @ United Center, Chicago, IL 9/21/10

Pink Floyd week continues...So Theo Epstein is not the only one scouting at Wrigley Field these days. Roger Waters also dropped by recently to figure out how a stadium sized version of The Wall might work for 2012.There probably won't be much in the way of musical surprises given that he's playing the landmark...

Visual Setlist: Umphrey’s McGee @ The Bluebird, Bloomington, IN 10/20/11

For a write-up on how to read and interpret visual setlists, click on over here.2011-10-20The Bluebird Bloomington, INOne: Bridgeless, Cemetery Walk > Rocker (Part II), Kabump > Jimmy Stewart, Puppet String, Go to HellTwo: Plunger > Eat > Plunger, Wappy Sprayberry > The Bottom Half, Breathe > Sociable Jimmy > Bridgeless > SweetnessEncore: The Floor, Nopener[box type="info"] SongGapLTPBridgeless79/17/2011...

The Pink Floyd Band Member Timeline Infographic: 40 Years Of Milestones & History Visualized

Here's a righteous Pink Floyd infographic, which chronicles significant milestones and band member movement during 40 years of band history. This was crated by a flickr user known as 802.11 and has made tons of appearances all over the web. A great use of some very Floyd-like psychedelic imagery to convey the information. I love it!Click...

The Barn Presents: Mr. Blotto and The Vasoconstrictors @ Brixie's 11/19/11

Happy Anniversary to us! The Barn is gearing up to celebrate it's second birthday and we want to extend an invitation for all to join us.On Saturday, November 19th we'll be throwing down again with Mr. Blotto at Brixie's in Brookfield. These shows are always a blast whether you're from around these parts or...

Visual Setlist, Show Poster & Crazy Story: Umphrey’s McGee @ Lincoln Hall, Chicago, IL 10/19/11

For a write-up on how to read and interpret visual setlists, click on over here.2011-10-19Lincoln Hall Chicago, ILOne: Great American > I Heard It Through The Grapevine, The Pequod, Professor Wormbog, The Linear -> Blue Echo > The Fussy Dutchman, Day Nurse, All Things NinjaEncore: 2nd Self, Booth Love, Domino Theory,...

It's Pink Floyd Week!

Inspired by Live Music Blog, Late Night with Jimmy Fallon and other sources that dedicated the week's worth of content to Pink Floyd in celebration of their recent album remasters, I thought I'd be fashionably late with a Pink Floyd week of my own. Of course, for The Barn that means showcasing Pink Floyd content...

Stream, Download & Photos: Pink Floyd @ Rosemont Horizon 9/26/87

Our first offering of Pink Floyd Week, is a taste of the Roger Waters-less Floyd's stop in Rosemont on the Momentary Lapse of Reason Tour back in 1987. The recording is a bit noisy at times, but overall offers a nice glimpse of how the band integrated classics with some newer material during this tour, as...

New Contest: Win Tickets To See Strange Arrangement @ Martyrs 10/15/11

The Barn is happy to be offering one of our readers a pair of tickets to see Strange Arrangement's return to Chicago on Saturday, October 15th at Martyrs. Entry is super easy, and just takes two simple steps:1. LIKE The Barn on facebook or FOLLOW @thebarnpresents on Twitter2. Respond to Strange Arrangement's Martyrs Facebook Event...

A New Look As The Barn Continues Its Evolution

Coming up on our two year anniversary, The Barn is back with a whole new look and yet another slightly tweaked focus.What started in 2009 as a way to see if we could bring great live music to our suburban hometown, has expanded over the last year into a full service music blog exploring the...

The Barn Interview: Strange Arrangement's Joe Hettinga

These days, my music obsession exposes me to hundreds of new bands a year. There has always been a wealth of talent, but nowadays barriers to entry have been brought so low, I can now actively seek out, and enjoy, an extremely wide variety of high quality music with a few mouse clicks or finger...