RECOMMENDED: The Handcuffs - April 2 @ Reggie's; Patti Smith - April 2-4 @ Old Town School of Folk Music; Those Darlins - April 23 @ The Hideout; Cathy Richardson Band - May 22 @ City Winery; Willie Nelson - May 22 @ The Venue; Joan Jett & The Blackhearts/The Who - May 13 @ Allstate Arena; Sonny Landreth - June 5-6 @ FitzGerald's; The Dollyrots - June 23 @ Bottom Lounge; U2 - June 24, 25, 28, 29 @ United Center; John Fogerty - July 8 @ FirstMerit Bank Pavilion at Northerly Island; Charles Bradley & His Extraordinaires - July 23 @ Subterranean; Joan Jett & The Blackhearts/The Who - Oct. 15 @ United Center...FESTIVAL DATES: Chicago Blues Festival June 12-14 @ Grant Park; American Music Festival - July 2-4 @ FitzGerald's; Pitchfork Music Festival - July 17-19 @ Union Park; Lollapalooza - July 31-Aug. 2 @ Grant Park; Riot Fest - Sept. 11-13 @ Humboldt Park...FANFARE: Like us on Facebook at "ChicagoConcertgoers.com" and follow us on Twitter at "ChiConcertgoers"...EMAIL: You can reach editor Dave Miller at editor@chicagoconcertgoers.com...CRAIGSLIST ALERT: There are so many scammers and fake tickets on the site that it is recommended you buy tickets elsewhere.

Top Concerts of 2014

Willie Nile
January 25, 2014 @ FitzGerald's

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Concert Review

Otis Clay
January 4, 2014 @ SPACE
By Dave Miller

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Top Concerts of 2013

Public Enemy
September 14, 2013 @ Riot Fest

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Concert Review

The Wanton Looks
November 2, 2013 @ Brauer House

L'Assassins
November 2, 2013 @ Brauer House

The Dyes
November 2, 2013 @ Brauer House
By Dave Miller

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Concert Review

Those Darlins
October 26, 2013 @ Schubas

Gambles
October 26, 2013 @ Schubas By Dave Miller

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Concert Review

The Replacements
September 15, 2013 @ Riot Fest

Public Enemy
September 14, 2013 @ Riot Fest

By Dave Miller

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