Homegrown’s Aaron Williams had to pivot online when the pandemic threatened to shut down the annual local music celebration last summer. This weekend, the fest returns in person to Lisle with favorite alums and plenty of new music.
Take a spin through some of our favorite discoveries of the past year, all in one playlist.
Podcaster and radio host Adela Skowronski treats us to her take on rock band Primal Moon.
Fresh tracks: Chance the Rapper, The Mild West, The Bellow & the Whale, Madina Lake, Secret Colours, Splits and more
New music and videos from the Chicago and suburban scenes.
Primal Moon’s new hard rock EP explores the deviation from center in one’s life and finding the way back.
Side Street Studio Arts celebrates a lucky seven years as a major hub for the Elgin arts community with demos, exhibits and live music; Aaron Williams and Hannah Watson show off some new works at Two Brothers Barrel House; Afroman plays BrauerHouse; Flatfoot 56 headlines Chop Shop; and much more.
Featuring: New Nights, Blaqrock, Dead Lucid, Camp Edwards, Nehemiah Heckler, Primal Moon, The JAB, Foo
Fresh tracks: D Liva, Grey Shore Avenue, Alex Bracy, Beach Bunny, Million Miler, Capital Soirée, Vinyl Pop and more
D Liva Trickshooter Social Club The Weekend Run Club The Von Tramps 4th Point Beach
Soul at Sleeping Village The Chicago neo-soul rockers of the JC Brooks Band are bound
The King of Mars Zorila SEE MORE: Zorila at Cubby Bear 9/27/19 The Von Tramps