Take a spin through some of our favorite discoveries of the past year, all in one playlist.
2021 was packed with new music. Here are some of our favorite upcoming and veteran artists we had a chance to explore this year.
Bluesman Toronzo Cannon celebrates Hey Nonny’s birthday Saturday; Jukebox the Ghost brings its HalloQueen tribute tour to House of Blues; plus WC Social Club, Evolution Music Downers Grove and The Venue host hot shows this week.
Trash Fiasco’s recent debut release “Stay Miserable” showcases a band that’s heavy, chaotic, thoughtful and deeply clever.
Fresh tracks: Cameron Forbes, Fluorescents, Sincere Engineer, Lever, Alex Bracy, The Darling Suns and more
Fresh new music and videos released recently by Chicago and suburban artists
Fresh tracks: Cleveland Avenue, JORDY, Jacks and Atoms, Jack the Acquaintance, R Avenue, Sonta and more
New music and videos straight from the Chicago and suburban scenes
Fresh tracks: Juice Mazelee, La Armada, Nathan Wagner, CHNNLL, Save the Clocktower, Alien Eyes, NÆ and more
Music and videos recently released from Chicago-area artists