We find the best Midwest bands we can, and share them with you. From local psych bands to local folk, from North Dakota to Ohio, the Midwest’s best music can be found right here.

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Founding Fathers by Chandeliers

It’s been a very warm, hazy summer, and this record being featured today is a very accurate music-based depiction of this current season. Enter into the laid back chilled out sounds of Founding Fathers by Chand...
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Young Jesus

by David Denison. For John Rossiter, lead singer of self-described “party-angst” band, Young Jesus, music is simultaneously “both utterly depressing and totally exuberant.” And while the presence of those tw...
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Teleglow by Great Gray Buildings

by Pete Kosmal. I first met Chicago based-band Great Gray Buildings at a mid-week show at Subterranean in Chicago’s Wicker Park neighborhood. They took the stage right before my band was supposed to play. I ...