Chicago Open Air – Daytona Park, Bridgeview, IL

Korn at Chicago Open Air, by Isabel Uzcategui/Originate Designs Photography

Fans gathered from around the USA and even the far reaches of the globe to attend the second annual Chicago Open Air festival. Although Rock On The Range, Louder than Life, Aftershock and others wear the crown for the greatest commercial rock and metal festivals in America, COA is poised to challenge both of those fests. Over 70,000 fans from everywhere came out to the fest in one of America’s greatest cities to see 40 bands on two stages. From what Ghost Cult saw, heard, tasted, and imbibed this weekend, this is a legit possibility. Continue reading

Chicago Open Air Set Times Announced For Festival Next Month

Slayer, by Lisa Schuchmann

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Chicago Open Air Announces Experiences With Pop Up Party Tonight

 

The countdown to the 2nd Chicago Open Air Festival is on, with just 7 weeks to go. Tonight their will be a Pop up party celebrating the Kickoff Dinner hosted by Danny Wimmer Presents as the official Chicago Open Air Kickoff Dinner, held at Kuma’s Corner (2900 W. Belmont) on Thursday, July 13 at 7 p.m. For $50, attendees will be treated to burgers, appetizers and beer, and will have the chance to hang out with host Jose Mangin, from SiriusXM’s Liquid Metal. A limited quantity of only 100 tickets will be available at www.ChicagoOpenAir.com. Tonight’s pop up party is going down at the new Kuma’s location. More details below: Continue reading

98KUPD’s BRUFEST: At Fear Farm Festival Grounds in Phoenix

The Offspring, by Isabel Uzcategui

Billed as rocking fun in the Arizona sun, 98KUPD’s BRUFEST presents Sabroso: Craft Beer, Taco & Music Festival powered by Gringo Bandito took place last month at Fear Farm Festival Grounds in Phoenix. Brew Ha Ha Productions and premier music festival production company Synergy Global Entertainment (SGE) partnered with long-running 98KUPD’s UFest for the spiritual successor to that legendary party-vibe, spring festival. With great bands, tacos, Luche Libre wrestling, and of course craft beer tastings. A good time was had by all. A killer lineup of bands led the music action, including The Offspring, Pennywise, Atreyu, All That Remains, Hell or Highwater, and Through Fire. Isabel Uzcategui (Originate Designs/IPO Radio) covered the fest for Ghost Cult. Continue reading

Five Finger Death Punch, Shinedown, A Day To Remember Booked For Revolution Rock Festival

After a highly successful debut last September Five Finger Death Punch, Shinedown, A Day To Remember, Halestorm are booked for another round of Revolution Rockfest Saturday, September 9, outdoors Aat Foxwoods Resort Casino in Mashantucket, CT. More details below.  Continue reading

98KUPD’s Brufest Announces Band Performance Times, Tickets Still Available

98Kupd’s Brufest presents Sabroso: Craft Beer, Taco & Music Festival powered by Gringo Bandito, has announced their band set times for this weekend’s event on April 15th the Fear Farm Festival Grounds in Phoenix, AZ. The Offspring, Pennywise, Atreyu, All That Remains, Hell Or Highwater, Through Fire and more! Continue reading

The Offspring, Pennywise, Atreyu, All That Remains, Hell Or Highwater, And Through Fire Booked For KUPD Brufest

 

Brew Ha Ha Productions and premier music festival production company Synergy Global Entertainment (SGE) have partnered with long-running 98KUPD’s UFest for the début of 98KUPD’s BRUFEST presents Sabroso: Craft Beer, Taco & Music Festival powered by Gringo Bandito. Performing at the event will be The Offspring, Pennywise, Atreyu, All That Remains, Hell Or Highwater, The Offspring, Pennywise, Atreyu, All That Remains, Hell Or Highwater, Through Fire and more! Tickets are on sale now, with the full details below. Continue reading