The band is on tour for their self-released, self-titled LP.
Tag: Brain Idea
Outside World relocates to New York, releases new track
Outside World moved away but resurfaced with an excellent new song.
Kiwi-influenced pop trio Brain Idea is sorta back, and it’s awesome
The band who played their last show in the fall get back together—at least for one more tune.
Brain Idea side project Outside World says hello
Brain Idea’s Ben Scott debuts a new pop project, Outside World.
Preview: Seen and Heard Music Video Showcase
The Seen and Heard Music Video Showcase at Chicago Filmmakers on September 16 will screen an impressive, eclectic, and progressive mix of music videos, featuring bands from local labels like Thrill Jockey, Permanent, and HoZac.
This week on the B Side
All things Pitchfork and a bunch more besides
Lo-fi/psych guitarist Kurt Vile chats up Brain Idea’s Joe Wetteroth
Getting ready for Pitchfork, the axe-men talk about lo-fi expectations, influences, and J Mascis
Gossip Wolf: Loose Dudes Drop Out
Loose Dudes call it quits, Aleks Eva becomes Magic Key, and Brenmar makes a Fader mix
Here Comes the Crust
The prime dogs-with-bandannas-spotting event of the season. Plus: Permanent Records’ fourth anniversary, a “rock and roll general store” in Logan Square, and more