L.A. is a hotspot for the music industry, and a few Chicago and suburban acts are getting a handhold there; Pollyanna Brewing Company hosts a livestream with the Joe Marcinek Band to benefit the fight against pediatric cancer; House of Blues offers college scholarships.
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Fresh tracks: Sōk, Ballroom Boxer, Each Day, The Early Sixes, Friday Pilots Club, Matt Derda and more
Brand new and recent releases straight out of the Chicago and suburban music scenes.
Hit PLAY on this Spotify playlist of some of our favorite recent releases out of Chicago and the suburbs.
Fresh tracks: Broken Robots, Friday Pilots Club, Joshua, Ember Oceans, Alexander 23, Prizefighter and more
Enjoy some new music and videos fresh from the Chicago-area scene.
Fresh tracks: D Liva, Grey Shore Avenue, Alex Bracy, Beach Bunny, Million Miler, Capital Soirée, Vinyl Pop and more
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It’s about a girl. And a fire. But mostly a girl. “Disaster & Delight,” the
Sound check: BaseCamp’s haunted house, Birthdayy Partyy’s Costume Party, and other creepifying ways to celebrate Halloween
Haunted Lisle BaseCamp Pub transforms into your haunted home away from home this Halloween season
Fresh tracks: Friday Pilots Club, Camp Edwards, Tiny Kingdoms, David Paige, I Fight Dragons and more
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Concert highlights 6/28-7/3: D Liva, Lunchroom Rejects at Bourbon on Division; Werewolves at Hour 30; VP Punk Night and more
Outlaw Music Fest with Willie Nelson, The Avett Brothers, Alison Krauss, Dawes, Old Crow Medicine
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Concert highlights 6/14-6/20: The Ataris, Parker at Bottom Lounge; Local H at Durty Nellie’s; and more
Buddy Guy, Shemekia Copeland and the North Mississippi Allstars: 6:30 p.m. Friday, June 14, at
PIQNIQ in the park Chicago rising star Friday Pilots Club is making a name for itself nationally,
Presented by For Fans of Chicago Cover: Emily Blue by Ross Feighery Featuring: Carlile, Monakr,
DuPage County, represent! The Plain White T’s, the West suburban romantics who bounded to national fame
Featuring: Gazebo Effect, Friday Pilots Club, AM Taxi, When the Sun Sets, New Nights, The
New releases from Friday Pilots Club, Black Bolts, The Dead Seahorses, Black Bear Rodeo, The Burst and Bloom, Valentine Bennett, OUTDrejas and Zombie Schoolboy