Filtering Posts By: "Congress Theatre"
06.21.2012| By Alexandria M|
The one downside I’ve discovered about being from California, but going to school in Indiana (besides dying in the arctic winters) is that whenever I want to see a band they always happen to be touring on the West Coast when I’m in the Midwest and in the Midwest when I’m on the West Coast. It’s quite annoying to say the least. Even my roommate has walked in on me several times yelling at my computer screen over tour dates… and then she slowly steps back out giving me the “I live with a complete …
05.23.2012| By Alexandria M|
After waiting patiently all week, Thursday night finally arrived marking my first trip to the historic Congress Theatre. Throughout the week I heard so many different things about it that I wasn’t quite sure what to expect. But when I walked up to its aged glass doors and shining lights above (well the ones that worked at least), suddenly everything I had been told made sense. One thing was for sure, the place certainly had character. I broke in my first night at the Congress by dancing along to songs of the band Chino Y …
02.15.2010| By Richard Sandrok|
Mike Relm is the best I’ve seen of a new breed of DJs. Spend a little time at his YouTube channel and you will see what I mean. We had the pleasure of hosting his talents in the Shure CES booth this year. I lost count of how many audience members made comments about “the future of DJ-ing” or something like-minded. Flash forward about a month and we were all standing in the audience at the Congress Theater in Chicago waiting for him to take the stage. His set won the crowd quick. With hits like …