Jinjer Live in Chicago

It’s been a great year for the talented Ukrainian progressive metal band Jinjer who returned to tour in North America playing for the first time new songs from the upcoming EP  “Micro”, including the acclaimed single “Ape”, that will be released on January 11 2019 via Napalm Records. Check out the live action from their memorable concert at Bottom Lounge in Chicago!

At The Gates Live at House Of Blues in Chicago

Following the acclaimed release of the album “To Drink From The Night Itself”, available via Century Media Records, Swedish melodic death metal legends At The Gates are currently touring across North America and the sold out show at House Of Blues in Chicago featured a killer setlist that included some classic favorites such as “Slaughter Of The Soul” and “Blinded By Fear”!

Arkona Live at Bottom Lounge in Chicago

Arkona brought their unique blend of blackened folk metal to Bottom Lounge in Chicago following the release of their latest album, “Khram,” earlier in the year. The band opened with more recent songs like “Shtorm” and “Mantra,” showcasing Masha’s atmospheric chanting and sinister vocals. As the night progressed they moved to more folk-based hits, closing with fan favorites “Yarilo” and “Stenka Na Stenku.” The hour and fifteen minute set allowed Arkona to highlight every aspect of their sound, from black metal instrumentation to traditional Russian folk.