Originally Posted by jd091
Oh, I mean, Chicago has great venues. I've been to most of 'em. Just the culmination of the very hands off nature of Chain Reaction coupled with the amazing punk scene in southern california results in one of the best hardcore venues in the country. That and Anchors Up!, in Massachusetts.
Plus there isn't a venue in Chicago that allows stagediving like this to happen. Bottomlounge won't even allow getting on top of people.