Category: Interviews

Win and Woo interview + ticket giveaway


photo source: Evan Brightfield

Last summer, I saw Nick Winholt and Austin Woo, aka Win and Woo, open up for Borgeous & Grandtheft at Volleywood Corona Electric Beach. It was this huge beach party hosted by Corona at North Avenue Beach in downtown Chicago. Continue reading

SAYMYNAME brings HARDTRAP to Bottom Lounge, 1/13

Sullivan King on his Lost Lands set, new Vantablack EP

Manila Killa: “Music is always there for me” [interview + giveaway]

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Photo credit: STruong Photography

Some people go to work at a consulting firm after graduation. Others might go to graduate school. Chris Gavino aka Manila Killa is ending his I Want You tour in Chicago this weekend after performing over a dozen shows across the country this fall. That’s what he’s been doing since graduating from George Mason University in Virginia earlier last year. Continue reading

Champagne Drip on trying new things: “Learn the rules to break them”

Win a pair of tickets to see Cosmo’s Midnight!

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Credits: Cosmo’s Midnight

I remember listening to Cosmo’s Midnight on Youtube when I was a senior, writing my college application essays in a Starbucks one evening. This was before Spotify and Soundcloud took over, when I was listening to channels like Majestic Casual and Pandora to find new music. Continue reading

StéLouse: on stage and in the studio

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source: SoundCloud

You’d never guess that Ross Ryan, known by his stage name StéLouse, started out in a rock band.

The Denver native, who recently performed at Electric Forest in Michigan, took a few minutes to chat with me about his zest for live performance, his new music, and what he does when he’s not making new music. Continue reading