Chicago, Illinois

When young rockers Filligar hit the road in support of its latest album, The Nerve, they kicked off the trek on an impossibly high note — opening for Eric Clapton and Roger Daltrey. Not only were they not booed off the stage, the crowd apparently ate it up, a testament to the band’s sense of Rock & Roll history, which comes through in the quartet’s soulful, energetic and poppy sound.

Dig It: Mom and Dad’s record collection comes alive, goes to beat up kids’ record collection, changes mind and decides to hang for a while. (MB)