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Festival Watch | Out Of Space

Festival Watch is a Tomorrows Verse feature where we break festival news into the facts you need to know.Out Of Space 6/21 8/26Renowned Evanston venue SPACE is celebrating its 10th year this summer, and will celebrate by hosting outdoor concerts throughout the summer. The performance will take place at Temperance Beer Company, Canal Shores golf...

Friday Album Reviews | Seven New Records You Need To Know

As every Friday brings new music, Tomorrow's Verse brings you our top picks for the week. Here are our favorite records from March 30.By: Alex WoodBen Harper & Charlie Musselwhite No Mercy In This LandAfter winning a Grammy for 2013s Get Up!, Ben Harper and Charlie Musselwhite team up once more for No Mercy In...

Festival Watch | Mamby On The Beach

Festival Watch is a Tomorrows Verse feature where be break festival news into the facts you need to know.Mamby On The Beach June 23 & 24Headliners To WatchSpoon Indie-rock legends Spoon return to Chicago to headline the festival Saturday night. Their last record, Hot Thoughts, incorporated New Wave influences that only furthered the bands rocking...

Studio Verse | Funk & Soul Sessions

Studio Verse is a Tomorrows Verse feature that collects the best television and radio station recording sessions from our favorite musicians.In todays edition, we explore a collection of funk and soul driven sessions that have surfaced recently. George Clinton & The P-Funk All Stars NPR Tiny Desk ConcertP-Funk founder George Clinton brought his current...

Friday Album Reviews | Seven New Records You Need To Know

As every Friday brings new music, Tomorrows Verse brings you our top picks for the week. Here are our favorite records from March 22.By: Alex WoodJack White Boarding House ReachIn a move that none of his fans expected, Jack White recorded his most recent album differently than ever before, using a computer and ProTools instead...

Lettuce & Galactic Team For Different Flavors Of Funk

Words: Kevin Kelly | Photos: Michael LepekFor a chilly night in Chicago, it didn't take long for the Riviera Theatre to heat up as Galactic hit the stage.  Shortly after 9pm, Stanton Moores ever-consistent rhythm signaled a punchy start to the show, as each of Galactic's core members grabbed at least one shining moment...

PHOTOS / VIDEO / RECAP | Remembering Bowie @ The Vic

By: John 'Nunu' ZomotWhen pianist Mike Garson hooked up with David Bowie in 1972 years ago on the US leg of the Ziggy Stardust tour, the initial gig was supposed to last just eight weeks.Over four decades later, even after Bowie's passing, Garson is leading a tour celebrating the body of work that he remained...

Photos / Recap | Greyboy Allstars @ Brooklyn Bowl

By: Michael LepekIt's nice when you can scratch a couple items off the bucket list.  On a recent trip to New York City, I was able to go for a pair: experiencing a show at the original Brooklyn Bowl and seeing a live performance of the seminal West Coast funk-jazz (or is it jazz-funk?)&...

Late Night Roundup | Arcade Fire, Decemberists, Of Montreal & More

Watch some of Tomorrows Verses favorite artists hit the promotional, late-night television circuit.1. Arcade Fire on Saturday Night LiveCanadian indie-rock icons Arcade Fire brought their glamorous live show to SNL this weekend, performing two songs from their recently released record Everything Now. Using the break between songs to change outfits, the band doesnt hold back...

Festival Watch | Lollapalooza 2018

Festival Watch is a Tomorrows Verse feature where we break down festival news into the facts you need to know.Lollapalooza August 2-5Headliners To WatchJack White Guitar-rock icon Jack White returns to Lollapalooza as a solo act. Despite his newest record, Boarding House Reach, being shaky at best, White is always backed by talented...