Christen Thomas booked shows for a decade with the Empty Bottle and Metro teams, but that work was just the beginning of the love, joy, and support she showered on the local scene.
An Emperor veteran launches Studious Amplifiers, Hoyle Brothers guitarist Brian Wilkie gets a benefit for a stolen pedal steel, and more.
Robert Plant has a whole lotta love for Alcala’s, and more.
May 24, Millennium Park
Why did one of Chicago’s best-loved garage bands disappear at their peak? And after two years, what’s bringing them back?