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Hometown country Suburban country boy Andrew Salgado may have moved down to Nashville, but in
The band Beach Bunny — featuring members from Elgin and Chicago — plays ABC’s “Jimmy Kimmel Live!” in anticipation of Friday’s new EP, “Blame Game.”
Throughout the pandemic, Matthew Kopecky has been fortunate to keep playing gigs fairly regularly since summer. Just
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Take a spin through some of our favorite discoveries of the past year, all in one playlist.
Last year, the local music landscape was obscured by the haze of the pandemic. But some bands cut through the fog with stellar releases, making them acts to keep an eye on.
Editor’s note: In this crazy year devoid of local shows, discovering new favorites hasn’t been
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Radio and podcast host James VanOsdol gives us a glimpse at Wyatt Waddell: “He’s offering hope for a better future for us all.”
Dog Spelled Backwards and Diagonal hit the top of Chicago Sound Check photographer Neal Zeleznak’s list.
Podcaster and radio host Adela Skowronski treats us to her take on rock band Primal Moon.
Why podcast and radio host Jacques LaMore fell in love with World War Me.
Today’s Trade and Nora Marks won over podcast host and podcast network founder Andy King.
Looking to drop-kick 2020 on its not-so-merry way? Artists and venues have cooked up some livestreams (and a drive-in event) so you can still ring in the shiny new year in style.
Chicago-area musicians have delivered a few nice holiday tunes to brighten up this season; Kevin Pollack’s new EP; Good Noise’s Finter Fest; and Buffalo Creek Brewing’s Alpine Fest.
New music and videos straight from the Chicago area
Brady Matteson is looking to take some big strides in the world of ambient/electronic music.
Holidays with Humans Spend a relaxing Sunday break from the holiday bustle with musicians from
Deerfield’s Todd Kessler finds hope in connecting with others through the new single and video he created with fellow musician Kevin Andrew Prchal.