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  • Midnight
    Grace Potter puts the sizzle in Artpark's summer
    If Amy Schumer is comedy’s “It” girl for 2015, then Grace Potter deserves to have the same title bestowed upon her by the musical community. Her forthcoming album, “Midnight,” combined with the stunning, full-bodied...
  • Zoltán Kodály
    Hannah Addario-Berry launches her Kodály-based solo cello tour at Old First
    Last night cellist Hannah Addario-Berry gave a solo recital in the Old First Concerts series at Old First Church to launch a tour of thirteen North American venues, which she is calling her Scordatura Tour. “Scordatura” is the...
  • Megan Slankard
    Megan Slankard on the indie life and why she’s sticking with it
    Megan Slankard probably won’t be pulling Yes’ “Roundabout” out of her bag of tricks Sunday night at Rockwood Music Hall when she takes the stage as part of the Bose Troubadour tour with Jeff Campbell, Jamie Kent, and...
  • Cover art for Professional Rapper by Lil Dicky
    Lil Dicky elaborately serves up a simple slice of life on 'Professional Rapper'
    When Philly native, college business major, writer, actor, and visual artist David Burd took the plunge into hip hop, he was rewarded for his passion. Taking the sobriquet Lil Dicky, Burd matched his tongue in cheek rap songs about his everyday...
  • Schwindy's indie music spotlight: Raging Fyah
    Schwindy's indie music spotlight: Raging Fyah
    Whether you're sitting by a pool or just relaxing at home, reggae is pretty much the perfect music for summer. If you're a fan of reggae, you're in luck because Jamaican reggae band Raging Fyah is set to release two albums.The album...
  • Today in Hip Hop History:  Short Dog's in the House by Too Short
    Today in Hip Hop History: Short Dog's in the House by Too Short
    Released on August 1, 1990, Short Dog's in the House was influenced by Todd “Too Short” Shaw's bleak surroundings and upbringing in Oakland, California. Many of the album's lyrics depicted the effects of the crack epidemic...
  • Top 10 Best Contemporary Country Male Vocalists
    Top 10 Best Contemporary Country Male Vocalists
    Country music is filled with talented male vocalists, but there are just a few who really stand out as ones that exceed in vocal ability. The following list is my opinion of the Top 10 Best Contemporary Country Male Vocalists out there. Each...
  • Info 101: Lynn Rene Anderson (1947-2015)
    Info 101: Lynn Rene Anderson (1947-2015)
    Many artists helped establish country music as an art form to be taken seriously. However, even into the early 1960s, it was an acquired taste. Very few country records charted on the pop charts and the country artists held onto their day jobs to...
  • Brooklyn quartet, LVL UP whose last LP, Hoodwink'd scored well with the music press is now evolving their sound with latest EP, Three Songs
    LVL UP from Brooklyn performance space DBTS, play Gilman St tomorrow
    Living up to its name, Brooklyn-quartet, LVL UP had indeed powered up to the next level with their sophomore effort, Hoodwink'd. It was released last September on their own Double Double Whammy label and several tracks have beenwell-received...
  • Paul McCartney
    Paul McCartney surprises Lollapalooza with 'FourFiveSeconds' snippet
    Paul McCartney picked the logical place – the Lollapalooza music festival on July 31 with a younger audience – to sing a little bit of “FourFiveSeconds,” his collaboration with Kanye West and Rihanna, just before he began ...
  • MER's Music Showcase at LandShark Beer Garden at Navy Pier
    MER's Music Showcase sets off musical fireworks at Navy Pier on the 5th of July
    "I thought it was beautiful...I really did!" exclaimed William Randolph, from Nashville, Tennessee, while visiting Chicago's LandShark Beer Garden at Navy Pier on Sunday, July 5th. "I am out enjoying the music!"Today was...
  • Summer’s Last Stand Lives Up To It’s Name
    Summer’s Last Stand Lives Up To It’s Name
    The Summer’s Last Stand Tour certainly lived to its billing, quickly proving that it was not just cutely named – Slipknot, Lamb of God, Bullet for My Valentine and Motionless In White showed that. In what may have been summer’s...
  • Oogee Wawa-More Sand Than Money
    Oogee Wawa-More Sand Than Money
    Due in part to the band's 2015 release More Sand Than Money, reggae/hip-hop act Oogee Wawa are quickly gaining the attention of many new listeners and existing fans around the country. MC Jesse Lee Roenbeck, Guitarist/Vocalist JP Aceto,...
  • Eric Hutchinson
    Eric Hutchinson plays Nitefall on the River on August 5
    Folk pop/rock singer and songwriter Eric Hutchinson will perform at the Simon Estes Amphitheater in Des Moines on Wednesday, August 5 as part of the Nitefall on the River summer concert series. Gates for the show will open at 6 p.m., and the music...
  • Anthrax Plays the Final Metal Show at the House of Blues L.A.
    Anthrax Plays the Final Metal Show at the House of Blues L.A.
    To celebrate the House of Blues Los Angeles before It closes after August 3rd, a week of farewell concerts including 2 nights of Social Distortion and Anthrax took place. And to play the final metal show there Anthrax was the perfect choice....
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