Ben takes a look at the Los Angeles four piece Warpaint prior to their show tonight at the Canopy Club for Pygmalion.
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Going against the grain
Ben talks with El Ten Eleven's Kristian Dunn about their upcoming performance at ELLNORA, live shows, and the challenges that come with composing as a two-piece.
From many, one
This weekend's Skeletal Lightning Festival was a runaway success, in no small part due to the community involvement that makes up the core of any healthy scene
Sean Hermann talks inaugural Skeletal Lightning Fest
We sit down with Skeletal Lightning founder to chat about this weekend's festival.
Abiding with Brighter Arrows
Ben interviews guitarist Jake Norris of the Chicago post-rock/emo group Brighter Arrows, who perform at Skeletal Lighting Fest this Saturday.
Shitzo: Lo-fi psychedelic noise for dogs
We sit down with Teddy Lerch of Hank to discuss new local project Shitzo.
Lost in the haze of Lower Dens
The late add to the festival bill is a strong one, and Lower Dens should hold their own Saturday.
Look closer: Withershins’ Silver Cities
This part interview, part review with Isaac Arms of Withershins gives us some perspective on their new record, Silver Cities.
Kronos Quartet rewards small but enthusiastic crowd
Regardless of the turnout for the Kronos Quartet concert at Krannert Wednesday evening, this performance was nothing short of spectacular.
The Overture: December 13 – 19
Last chance before the three-week food coma sets in. Make it count.