A bevy of hits filled the set, and the band was ferocious from the jump with “Hammer to Fall.”
The group’s current lineup is helmed by tuba and upright bass player Ben Jaffe, son of founding members Allan and Sandra Jaffe.
The band’s newest and fifth album “Humanz” expands Daman Albarn’s fusion of rock, hip-hop, Brit-pop and island music.
Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers delivered a menu of songs that have anchored the classic rock radio format since its inception.
The Church is likely to continue its inward, spiritual journey rather than transition to confrontational protest music like countrymen Midnight Oil.
Cave and the Bad Seeds are traveling in support of “Lovely Creatures,” an overview of the band’s recorded work between 1984 and 2014.
“It’s a flat-out, guitar-driven rock ‘n’ roll show,” says Dolenz.
Although recent shows have given a glimpse of the future, the band’s first night in Chicago focused upon reflection.
Led by brothers Dallas and Travis Good, the band brings 11 new songs from its tenth album “Northern Passages” to Thalia Hall on Saturday.