Tim Kinsella lets everyone else tell the story of Joan of Arc—entirely in keeping with his long-running group’s embrace of illogic and reinvention.
Disappears, White/Light, and Steve Shelley drop a collaboration recorded 11 years ago, two-thirds of Weatherman share their first music since moving to a medieval French village, and more.
Sophie Brochu brings new grandeur to Fauvely’s intimate dream pop, Leisure Records drops a dose of Italian disco, and more.
Slowcore veterans Pinebender resurrect their original lineup, underground rapper Freako celebrates a new mixtape with a jam-packed art show, and more.
Problem People’s second LP, as yet untitled, comes out in March on Tic Tac Totally.
An untamed benefit show for the Rebuilding Exchange, and more
Current musical obsessions of White/Light’s Matt Clark and the Mayfair Workshop’s Mark Greenberg
Current musical delights of Tic Tac Totally founder Matt Clark and Chicago Mastering Service’s Jason Ward
Matt Clark is the winner of the bad luck jacket
The garage and punk label Tic Tac Totally kicks off Soundtrack Week
Label founders speak for themselves: Matt Clark, Tic Tac Totally
An installation by local drone duo White/Light sets the Museum of Contemporary Art abuzz.
The debut of a splendidly strange Chicago music zine.