Based in Chicago, Chris leads the Live Fix Blog community to explore why fans, bands and brands are addicted to the live concert experience.
He also interviews artists and fans, reviews concerts, festivals, events and albums for other pop culture and music publications.
This is how Lollapalooza celebrated its 20th birthday in Chicago, with 130 bands and droves of crazy mud-people rocking their brains out.
Lollapalooza has come a long way in 20 years. So what's in store for 2011?
The pickings were few as Pitchfork Music Festival 2011 didn't quite rock as much as I hoped it would.
Pitchfork Music Festival Day Two: The Story in Photos and a few words.
Day One of Pitchfork Music Festival had a little bit of everything.
Get ready for Pitchfork Music Festival with the story behind what inspires the festival's creators and who's set to rock the stage this year.
I love you sports. But I think you're bringing me down and alienating me from my fellow man.
Highlights and bands to watch from the 2011 SXSW Music Conference in Austin, Texas.
SXSW 2011 kicks off tomorrow in Austin, Texas! Heading to the show? Watching from home? Here's a preview to get you ready to rock.
It's time to dream again as we jump into the 3D virtual live music time machine.