Monthly Archives: September 2010

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Matt & Kim: Mad Chaos @ Metro Chicago

Matt & Kim were coming to Chicago again, and this time I had no prior plans or obligations to stand in the way of finally meeting the dynamic duo from Brooklyn and partaking in the madness that is their live show. When I arrived to the Metro via the Shure mobile (of course), the line […]
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Pavement in the Park

So, I’m going to come clean and state for the record that I was vaguely familiar with the rock band Pavement when I received a care package from the band’s manager, Peter Arsenault last winter asking if Shure might be interested in supporting a reunion tour slated for 2010. Of course I’d heard the name […]
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Mix Nashville & Like Candy Red 9/13-14/10

The waters have departed, hopefully for a very long time !  Mix magazine had planned to hold it’s annual 2 day Mix Nashville event in May when disaster struck and Soundcheck Rehearsals took in  3 1/2 feet of water.  It was not a pretty site! We are back !!  So is Mix Magazine who held […]
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The Black Crowes @The Ryman 9/12/2010

Alright, I’m gonna go for it here. I love this band! It is such a treat to listen to them because that’s why you are there when you go to see The Black Crowes.  Yes, it’s great to watch the show, but it’s so much about the good music that this band has been giving […]
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Sick Puppies in Nashville – 9/10/2010

Local radio show, the Buzz, puts on this event every year and this year had some great acts like Shinedown, 7 Day Binge, and Sick Puppies.  I caught Sick Puppies earlier this year opening for Breaking Benjamin and they put on a great show for just being a 3 piece. I got a chance to […]
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Slash & Company in Chicago

Sept 8, 2010 – Chicago It’s always a treat to go back “Home.”  I was born in Chicago and Shure HQ’s is there as well.  On this particular trip, I was lucky enough to be able to go out and see Slash and his new group open up for Billy Idol at The Riviera downtown.  […]
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Nickelback @ Allen County War Memorial Coliseum in Ft. Wayne IN

Nickelback has been one of our longtime endorsers and we finally got an opportunity to sit down with them before their show last night at the Allen County War Memorial Coliseum in Ft. Wayne IN. For those who don’t know Ft. Wayne is about 4 hours south-east from Chicago by car. Luckily I was accompanied by our amazing photographer […]