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Revolting Cocks 11/17/17 at Metro

It was a Cold Waves encore Friday night at the Metro when the fine folks behind that event brought us a super double bill of Revolting Cocks and Front Line Assembly! Two industrial heavyweights shared a stage that both bands […]

Descendents 10/7/17 at Riviera

Saturday night was a big deal if you are a fan of old punk rock because it was the first time the Descendents headlined their own show that wasn’t part of a festival since they started playing together again. The band […]

Cold Waves VI 10/1/17 at Metro

Sunday night was the final night for sixth Cold Waves festival over at Metro and boy did they go out with a bang. The night was capped off with a one-two punch of Ohgr (that’s Ogre from Skinny Puppy’s solo […]

Cold Waves VI 9/30/17 at Metro

Chicago is pretty much the industrial music capital of the world. Sure the music style may have been invented elsewhere but in Chicago is where it really grew and the Wax Trax label helped propel it to international attention.The time […]