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Best Concerts of 2014

December 12, 2014

It was an outstanding year for music in many ways – and I was lucky enough to see a lot of fantastic shows – here are the ones that stand out, in no order:

– Beck – Pitchfork Festival
– Tune-Yards – Pitchfork Festival
– Deafheaven – Pitchfork Festival
– Arctic Monkeys – Summerfest / Lollapalooza
– Blood Orange – Lollapalooza
– Royal Blood – Lollapalooza
– Parquet Courts – Lollapalooza
– Glen Hansard – Lollapalooza
– Sun Ra Arkestra – Millennium Park
– Television – Riot Fest
– Afghan Whigs – Riot Fest
– White Denim – Smmerfest / Metro
– Neil Young – Chicago Theater
– Jack White – Chicago Theater
– Yo La Tengo – Concord Music Hall / Town Hall (NYC)
– New Pornographers – 9:30 Club (DC)
– Zappa Plays Zappa – House of Blues (Cleveland)
– Yonder Mountain String Band – Stage AE (Pittsburgh)
– Mavis Staples Tribute Concert – Auditorium Theater (highlight was watching her sing “Will the Circle Be Unbroken” with Greg Allman, Aaron Neville, Taj Mahal, and Bonnie Raitt!)

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  1. Raleigh Rigler permalink
    December 13, 2014 12:35 am

    U do get around! Xx

    Sent from my iPad

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