Lilac consists of folks from Cacaw, Anatomy of Habit, and defunct Baltimore outfit Witch Hat.
Ukrainian Village’s beloved Permanent Records will close in September, and its full-time employees—including Moniker Records founder Robert Manis—will move to LA to work at its west-coast shops.
Jill Flanagan of Forced Into Femininity takes her underground scene to task, the Era throw a listening party for their first ‘footwork mixtape,’ and more.
Local thrash trio Oozing Wound, whose debut full-legth came out a month ago, drop some brutal new jams.
No matter what these weirdos get up to, it’s worth your time.
Local thrash trio Oozing Wound have signed with huge local label Thrill Jockey, and Rotted Tooth Fest is announced.
“Autopsy Turvy” is the first song off of Oozing Wound’s debut release
The long-awaited recorded debut of proggy local thrashers Zath
Oozing Wound, a new band that includes half of the defunct Cacaw, plays this weekend at Crown Tap with Fielded and Mayor Daley.
From Zath at the Hideout in April to Cacaw at Treasure Town in October
An exciting new-music ensemble, hazy hip-hop beats, electronic oddities, rappers talking to rappers, and much more
The local band drops Bat Skin on cassette. Plus: new four-piece Alma Negra marries garage and metal, and Josh Eustis of Telefon Tel Aviv opens an LA studio with a tool
New shows at the Fireside prompt a stream of stories about the good old days. Plus: Russian Circles and the worst kind of metal damage, Kanye as Twitter fodder, and more
Recommended events paired with Chicago restaurants.
Cacaw, Moonrises, and Running play a free Empty Bottle show Mon 1/25 at 9:30 PM.