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The importance of a good audience

The importance of a good audience

Holly Jenvey, Contributing Writer

May 13, 2020

Matt Jarosch feels the stage start to shake while he performs in a glass tent with his band. As he plays his  trombone, an audience of around 300-400 people are reciprocating the energy by showing their enthusiasm. This was one of the many performance scenes pre-quarantine, where audience interaction help...

OPINION: The pandemic will shift how we view freedom

A man wears a face mask as he walks on Pier 45 in Hudson River Park, Thursday night, April 30, 2020, in New York.

Holly Jenvey, Contributing Writer

May 1, 2020

As I gaze out my window, I don’t recognize where I am. The streets are close to desolate with only a few brave souls taking in doses of fresh air. All you can hear is the wind howl along with some distant sirens. This is New York City amid a pandemic, a city that was once a renown symbol of liberty...

Slaughter Beach, Dog show transported audience into coming-of-age movie

Slaughter Beach, Dog took over Lincoln Hall on Sept. 13, delighting new and old fans alike.

Cailey Gleeson, Focus Editor

September 16, 2019

Even though there wasn’t a surprise Modern Baseball reunion, Slaughter Beach, Dog gave a performance to remember at Lincoln Hall Friday as a part of their Safe and Also No Fear tour—to accompany the release of their third album of the same name. Created in 2015 by Jake Ewald, Slaughter Beach, Do...

Summer outdoor music guide to Chicago

Fans enthusiastically  await rapper Childish Gambino's performance Sunday, August 3 at Lollapalooza. (Courtney Jacquin/The DePaulia)

Kirsten Onsgard and Jaycee Rockhold

May 31, 2015

Summer music isn’t just about expensive festivals. From street fests to free shows, here’s your guide to getting outside and seeing your favorite band this summer. Read More »...

Chicago music festival prices vs. individual concert costs

Chicago music festival prices vs. individual concert costs

Kevin Quin

April 5, 2015

Spring is the season for transitioning. College seniors are gearing up for graduation, returning students are applying for that big name summer internship and others are just simply spending more time outdoors to soak up the beaming sun they missed dearly. Read More »...

Pop-punk bands battle over stage-diving safety

Punk fans crowd surf at Riot Fest. Pop-punk band Joyce Manor recently denounced stage-diving at their shows. (Kirsten Onsgard / The DePaulia)

Piper Schad

October 26, 2014

Joyce Manor took a stand against stage-diving last month, sparking controversy among the punk community. Read More »...

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