Live review: Pitchfork Music Festival Day 2, featuring Fleet Foxes, DJ Shadow, Destroyer, Twin Shadow, Zola Jesus and othersJuly 17th, 2011
Every music festival has its undesirable day, and Saturday was that for the Pitchfork Music Festival. Day 2 at Chicago’s Union Park was a slow burning ode to thoughtful singer-songwriters, headliners Fleet Foxes included. And even though there seemed to be a bigger crowd than Friday, it was a distracted audience.
[photopress:des1.jpg,full,pp_image] Destroyer’s Daniel Bejar brought the unruly music at his Saturday-night show at the Walnut Room. Photos by Julio Enriquez. Some call Destroyer’s Daniel Bejar difficult or obscure or obtuse. But people who use those descriptors seem too afraid they won’t “get it.” Really, all [...]