Woods at Subterranean on Dec. 10, 2011

written by: Rachel Angres on December 23, 2011

Woods made sure to meet the needs of newcomers before diving into the experimental textures that have won over many a critic and die hard alike.

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The War on Drugs
Prince Rama
Portland band Nurses
Alan Palomo

Neon Indian at Lincoln Hall on Oct.14, 2011

written by: Rachel Angres on October 17, 2011

The undulating chill wave had the crowd in a deep under toe of euphoria at Lincoln Hall Friday night, where Com Truise and Purity Ring opened for Neon Indian.

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Colony Park

Colony Park awes crowd, steals show

written by: David Carter on October 13, 2011

Colony Park, a three-piece indie-pop band from Chicago, opened for Ashtray Boy at the Empty Bottle Oct. 11, playing a short set of ’80s inspired guitar pop.

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Pearl Jam 20 billboard at Alpine Valley PJ20

Doing the Evolution: Pearl Jam at Twenty (Sunday)

written by: Gavin Paul on September 7, 2011

Sidestepping Saturday’s rain, Eddie V.’s “Last Waltz” without the ‘last’ continued on its second day of communal rockness with rumors of Uncle Neil in tow.  Or so the social media sites sparkled with.  And tour posters hinted at. Spoiler alert – Neil Young never showed.  Though nor did a bummer cloud in its place.  The […]

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Eddie Vedder of Pearl Jam singing at PJ20

Doing the Evolution: Pearl Jam at Twenty (Saturday)

written by: Jon Morgan on September 6, 2011

Pearl Jam has a history of playing Wisconsin’s open yet intimate outdoor gem, Alpine Valley. So it’s only appropriate they chose the venue for a two-day festival comprising their only U.S. dates to kick off the tour celebrating their first 20 years.

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