Daily Archives: August 15, 2012

Maximo Park Does the United States

Maximo Park, the double platinum powerhouse from New Castle, is back with not only vengeance but the new release of their 4th album “The National Health” via Straight To The Sun Records (part of The Musebox Label Group), which was released digitally on July 3 with a physical release date of August 28, and will be supported by their first tour in five years including eight US dates.  Maximo Park has announced today that the supporting acts for their US tour dates will include Stagnant Pools, Zambri, and the buzzed about LA quintet The Neighbourhood.

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Jacques Lu Cont remixes Coldplay

Remix master (among many other things) Jacques Lu Cont puts his golden touch on Coldplay’s ‘Charlie Brown’, garnering radio love in the UK from Pete Tong and Annie Mac.  More things in store for JLC in 2013…

Stream/download the awesome track below.

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Week that Was (8-9-12 to 8-15-12)

It’s a very exciting day here at acityinthemidwest! Our menu’s are finally live, so expect a lot more posts coming in the near future. Navigate your way easily through the site just by going straight to what you want to read; but no worries, the old school blog roll of all the posts will still be our home page.

Anyways, this week that was is probably my favorite of the summer so far. Keep sending music our way, and enjoy!

Abadabad – All the Bros Say

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Miike Snow October 17th @ Congress

Wednesday, October 17th, React Presents is thrilled to welcome critically acclaimed indie-electronic trio MIIKE SNOW to the Congress Theater! Famous for the singles “Animal,” “Black & Blue,” and more recently, “The Wave,” tickets for the show go on sale Friday, August 17th, at 10 AM CST at Clubtix.com!

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Justice October 24th @ Congress

Wednesday, October 24th, React Presents welcomes the Grammy-nominated French electro-duo JUSTICE back to Chicago at the historic Congress Theater, performing LIVE!

Tickets are on sale Saturday, August 18th, at 10 AM, from Clubtix.com.

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