Reality TV star and tattoo artist Phor showcases his rap skills at 1st Ward, tape label Love Lion pays tribute to the Chicago underground, and more.
Matt Jencik of Implodes makes his solo debut with an album of gorgeous drone, the Love Lion label releases a cassette of vintage gospel to benefit Black Lives Matter, and more.
Chicago rockers Rabble Rabble hang it up after nine years, Rainbo hosts a musician-heavy art exhibit dishonoring Trump, and more.
To make the shadowy video for Implodes’ “Out of Reach,” Chicago filmmaker Lori Felker shot in the theater on expired stock.
Girlsville Records launches with a comp to benefit the Translife Center, Implodes prove they haven’t imploded, and more.
The local trio’s forthcoming Not People sounds pretty creepy
Musical obsessions of the Reader‘s Leor Galil, Mayor Daley bassist Emily Elhaj, and Catholic Tapes founder Brett Naucke