Pitchfork fills Chicago with cutting-edge favorites, the new Emerge Winnetka brings music back to the North Shore, Take the Reins plays a benefit in Carpentersville, and a whole lot more.
Recent music and video releases from Chicago and suburban artists
West suburban punk band Take the Reins celebrates three decades of Material Issue’s “Valerie Loves Me” with a cover release and limited edition merchandise.
If you missed our Thursday night punk porch party with Take the Reins, you can still catch the video here.
Some of us have taken the coronavirus quarantine as a time to do some metaphorical
Fresh tracks: The Flips, Alkaline Trio, Local H, Alexander 23, The North 41, Belmont, Rookie, Sunday Cruise and more
Stay in and enjoy some new music and videos from Chicago-area artists
Explore this month’s Spotify playlist for some excellent new releases from the Chicago and suburban scenes
With this week’s release of “Camo Jacket,” punk band Take the Reins (and special guests) puts a fun, fresh spin on the performance video concept
ALS benefit with Take the Reins, Bumsy and the Moochers, Lights Over Bridgeport and Attic Salt – BrauerHouse 2/1/20
Caitlin Edwards raised $1000 for ALS research with performances by Take the Reins, Bumsy and the Moochers, Lights Over Bridgeport and Attic Salt at BrauerHouse in Lombard.
Aurora’s JDR & the Broadcast plays a release show at The Venue, Take the Reins headlines an ALS benefit at BrauerHouse and Bitter Jester opens submissions for this summer’s music series.
Juice, Stephen Day: 7:30 p.m. Friday, July 12, at Subterranean, 2011 W. North Ave., Chicago.
DISRUPT Fest Looking to rock a little harder this weekend? Sum 41 headlines the Rockstar
Featuring: The Darling Suns, Alex Bracy, Righteous Hillbillies, Frequilibrium, Leah Shoshanah, Each Day, Jeff Brown,
Take the Reins puts a face on the west suburban punk rock culture with the
Concert highlights 4/19 – 4/25: EELS headlines Thalia Hall, Gazebo Effect at Schubas, Nick Moss Band at Hey Nonny
Solo Night with Dianne Christine, Zack Baumgartner, Lara Bell and Will Orlyk: 7 p.m. Friday,
Rockin’ Fitz’s New songs are afoot for West suburban punk band Take the Reins. The band
Kicking off the new album “Shiver By Me” with the rousing and rollicking previously released single “Saint Jane” was
Cobra Lounge packs an eclectic mix of musicians into Saturday night with rock band-backed rapper Blaqrock heading
South suburban alternative rock band Observing With Annie hit the gas hard with the spring release of
Riding in on the tail of last weekend’s Riot Fest, Punk the Burbs 2 is