The weather here in Chicago is a balmy 35 degrees, the sun is out, and to make the day even more enjoyable we have a surprise premiere from psychedelic surf-blues legends Crushed Out! Crushed Out have been p... Read More →
"Should I stay home and write songs of love for no one at all? Or should I sing out on the town and keep pushin' stones up hills alone and wonderin' why?" Time Will Tell, the latest record from Angela James, fi... Read More →
The current wave of 90s nostalgia has picked up enough momentum to tear a hole in the fabric of time, and from that tear Stomatopod has broken through. By the sound of "Going Home," the first single from their debut LP Air By the Ton, this temporal phenomena occurred as the trio were waiting to play a set on the roof of Empire Records.
Beat Drun Juel (rhymes with "Beat Run Jewel") are a three-piece you may have seen around Chicago. They have a knack for dark guitar rock with a sultry female lead à la PJ Harvey. The amount of low-end in thi... Read More →
No guitars. No frills. No two ways about it, Foul Tip's "Madness" makes for a solid debut. Throbbing two-piece punk duo Foul Tip unleashed a bulldozer of a performance on the crowd earlier this month at The... Read More →
Chicago psych-punk savants Ego are back with a brand new 7”, Can’t Shut It Off, out now on Maximum Pelt Records. The trio, who are responsible for what may have been “the best record to come out of… the Midwest... Read More →