Bobby Conn re-creates his Hideout residency on Bandcamp, and more
New tapes from Teen River, news from superduo Acteurs (Disappears, White/Light), and more.
The sold-out Hideout Block Party & A.V. Fest features Wilco, Lee Fields, Kelly Hogan, and more
The long-awaited recorded debut of proggy local thrashers Zath
Daniel Knox helps out The Master, Chrissy Murderbot gets down with his dog, and the Burlington turns five
A mind-blowing homemade 1971 music video for “Close to You” is among the treasures streaming on the Chicago Film Archives website
Cave’s flatbed truck performance
The label that shares a name with the record store, Permanent Records contributes to Soundtrack Week
An atmospheric synthesizer piece by Bitchin Bajas, the solo project of Cave’s Cooper Crain
Peter Margasak’s 40 favorite albums of the year, part three.
Reader writers and friends tackle the year in music from five different directions
Local music videographer John Yingling releases a trailer for his year-end best-of movie.
Fantastic instrumental rock quartet Cave and Spanish jazz drummer Ramon Lopez both give free live performances this evening.
Social listening, local Krautrock, Nigerian Beyonce, and more
Airless funk, blammo guitar riffs, and soundburst synth patterns from the local Krautrockers