The Mohawks, mosh pits, and muck of the first day of Riot Fest 2015.
A new north-side brewery makes a memorable first impression with a single IPA that packs an alarming 105 IBUs.
“Queen of the Damned” is a brand-new song from heavy-metal masters Motorhead.
Oozing Wound discharges its first album, Teen Witch throws a sexy alien party, and more.
The Pixies and Joan Jett recently jumped on the bill for the three-day punk blowout, but one Reader writer is more excited to see a newish local underground emo band at the bottom of the lineup.
Take a peek at some of our thoughts on the bill, see how Gossip Wolf’s predictions panned out, and dig through old Reader features and write-ups on some of the bands.
If you dare a drinking buddy to finish a bottle of Super Brew 15 Original Barley Wine Ale, you’re going to lose a friend.
The Brotherhood brings to mind citrus, Chinese chrysanthemum tea . . . and Motörhead.
This week’s Chicagoan: Mia Park, kids’ show host
Critics’ Choices and other notable shows: Chicago Symphony Orchestra featuring Leif Ove Andsnes, Beans, Dismemberment Plan, Motorhead and more.
New reviews and notable screenings in this week’s issue.
This week’s Early Warnings include the Detroit Cobras, Motorhead, Steve Ignorant of Crass, Ty Segall, the Flatlanders, and Screeching Weasel.
Yes, I would like to drink some beer now, Lemmy.
The secret history of badass glam rock, courtesy the latest installment in Crazee Kids Sound’s Boot Power compilation series
Lemmy amasses an army.