Who we’re excited to see at Pitchfork!

After a year without live music and festivals, Pitchfork is finally back. The annual festival is planned to take place September 10th-12th at Chicago’s Union Park. The festival already sold out of three-day passes, and it comes as no surprise. This year the festival has huge headliners such as Phoebe Bridgers, Thundercat, Animal Collective, and [...]

Pitchfork Music Festival 2018

We sent some staff members to Pitchfork Music Festival this year, and here are some key highlights. Day 1: (photos) The Curls A little rain didn't slow The Curls down, as they brought their tasty grooves to open this year's festival. The Curls have played shows before where there were three members performing, but now [...]

Pitchfork Paris Music Festival 2017

On November 2-4th, 2017, Pitchfork hosted their Paris Music Festival in their usual venue, La Grande Halle De La Villette. Originally an old slaughterhouse, it now hosts medium size festivals and conventions and has been the venue for Paris Pitchfork for the past few years they have hosted it. Despite being their side festival, Paris [...]

Pitchfork Music Festival 2017

This year, WLUW took on the crowds in Union Park for Pitchfork Music Festival's 12th year, and boy was it an event. Here's what we thought of some of the killer acts we saw this year.  Friday: William Tyler Weekends like Pitchfork make your knees scream louder than the artists performing, and sets like William [...]

The Unpredictability of Royal Headache

Royal Headache of Sydney, Australia is a band that exists in a gray area, not quite angry enough to be full blown punk but not tame enough to fall under the great wide umbrella of indie rock. They avoid cliche but feel familiar, like a repackaged version of your dad's favorite pub rock bands without any [...]