A couple weeks before Lifeguard played Horsegirl’s record-release show at Thalia Hall in June, I ran into drummer Isaac Lowenstein and bassist Asher Case while walking through the Logan Square Farmers Market with my family. My parents asked what kind of music they make, and we all had a little trouble coming up with a […]
Chicago DIY rock duo Post Office Winter take an audible joy in playing scruffy, comfortable indie rock whose charming shabbiness feels like an accident they wouldn’t have any other way. The band’s founders, Johnston and Huffman (Jones College Prep juniors who prefer to go by their last names), belong to a local teenage DIY rock […]
Songs: Ohia and Magnolia Electric Co. front man Jason Molina produced a prodigious catalog of stark and heartbreaking music. Then he disappeared.
Jason Molina, leader of Magnolia Electric Company, died on Saturday in Indianapolis at age 39.
The full version of SNL‘s most notorious musical guests is finally easily viewable online.
The festival is bigger and crazier than ever before.
A double album of the comedy stylings of Shellac from Chunklet’s Henry Owings
Henry Owings auctions off records to benefit victims of the earthquake in Haiti.
Discovering early-90s D.C. punk supergroup Getaway Car
Sharp Darts on the growing tape archive of Chunklet’s Henry Owings
What to do with those old practice tapes? Chunklet’s Henry Owings is digitizing and posting rarities from the 80s and 90s.
Highly recommended set-length MP3s of Ron Hardy and Lungfish for free download
Manowar do it for the children.
Chunklet’s Henry Owings comes to town Saturday.