Allison Taich's Posts
Wand, Perfume, and Melkbelly at Empty Bottle
Wand’s newest album, 1000 Days, was released by Drag City in September.
Total Control and Final Grin at Empty Bottle
Total Control returned to the US for a few dates and we caught their performance in Chicago.
Pitchfork Music Festival 2015: Day 3
Pitchfork Music Festival 2015 comes to an end with sets from The Julie Ruin, Jamie XX, Caribou, and some local guy named Chance The Rapper.
Panda Bear and Bitchin’ Bajas at Thalia Hall
Panda Bear performed twice in Chicago during Pitchfork Music Festival. Here are images from his headlining show at Thalia Hall.
Pitchfork Music Festival 2015: Day 2
Bestill our hearts! A$AP Ferg! Shamir! Future Islands! Sleater-Kinney featuring Janet Fucking Weiss!
Melt-Banana and Torche at Empty Bottle
We’re thrilled that Tokyo’s Melt-Banana are still performing and touring 23 years later.
Pitchfork Music Festival 2015: Day 1
Pitchfork Music Festival turns ten years old & books acts that we love like Iceage, ILoveMakonnen, Ought, and more.
METZ and Oozing Wound at Lincoln Hall
Sub Pop’s METZ and Thrill Jockey’s Oozing Wound perform together in Chicago.
Föllakzoid and The Holydrug Couple at Empty Bottle
Two Chilean bands perform in one of our favorite venues in Chicago.
Levitation Festival 2015: Day 3
Our 2015 Levitation Festival coverage comes to an end with appearances by Wayne Coyne, Mac DeMarco, Roky Erickson, and others.
Levitation Festival 2015: Day 2
Heading into day two of Levitation with JAMC, Primal Scream, Thee Oh Sees, Night Beats, and others.
Levitation Festival 2015: Day 1
Austin Psychfest returns with a new name and with rain and mud on its first day.
Lightning Bolt and Oozing Wound at Empty Bottle
You guys see Whiplash? That drummer had an oozing wound.
WAND, Heaters, EGO, and Melkbelly at Empty Bottle
Melkbelly, EGO, Heaters, and WAND perform in Chicago on Easter Sunday.
Disappears, Suuns, Bitchin’ Bajas, and Mouth Captain at Garfield Park Conservatory
The Garfield Park Conservatory in Chicago is one of the largest conservatories in the United States.
Freeman and Velcro Lewis Group at Tonic Room
Photographer Allison Taich first took live music photos at an Aaron Freeman solo acoustic show on January 10, 2006 at Tonic Room.
The Vaselines and Amanda X at Empty Bottle
At the church of The Vaselines, we learned that Jesus doesn’t want us for a sunbeam.
Oozing Wound, Running, and Rectal Hygienics at Empty Bottle
Oozing Wound’s Earth Suck is out now on Thrill Jockey Records.
Bo Ningen at Metro
The Japanese acid punk band known as Bo Ningen returns to the US.