Saturday, July 27, 2013

Adam Ant will help launch new Chicago music venue

New wave pioneer Adam Ant will help launch Chicago's newest music venue, Concord Music Hall, when he performs there on Aug. 1.

Prominent independent Chicago promoters Riot Fest, Silver Wrapper, and React Presents have come together to help program the venue which will ensure an eclectic array of music, from punk to electronic, indie to hip-hop, funk to metal, jazz to jam bands, and everything in between.

Concord Music Hall’s inaugural fall calendar includes Gogol Bordello, The Disco Biscuits, AlunaGeorge (Live), Capital Cities and Passion Pit DJ sets, Jimmy Cliff, Lotus, Future Rock, Netsky, Laidback Luke, Jason Isbell, EOTO, Lettuce, Dumpstaphunk, BoomBox, Boys Noize, Less Than Jake, The Misfits, DJ Bl3nd, and official after parties for North Coast Music Festival and Riot Fest.

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