In summer 2020, local Garifuna musician Ifeanyi Elswith released the album Everything Festyle, which Gossip Wolf hailed as a “star-making turn” that feels like “an intimate conversation with the coolest girl on the block.” Needless to say, this wolf has been on the lookout for new tunes from this velvet-voiced singer ever since! Last month, […]
Blink-182 helped connect the mainstream pop-punk of the late 90s to the Soundcloud rap of today.
The Smart Studios Story, opening the Chicago International Movies & Music Festival, revisits the Madison recording studio that nurtured the indie rock of the 90s.
“Split Myself in Two,” the acid-fried opening track from the Meat Puppets’ 1984 masterpiece, Meat Puppets II
Current musical obsessions of Arvo Zylo of Blood Rhythms, WZRD DJ Sarah Moskowitz, and the Reader’s Leor Galil
The Los Angeles duo open for Waxahatchee.
The alternative-rock titans come to Chicago in the first episode of their HBO series, named after their forthcoming record.
Kurt Cobain would have been 47 yesterday. Let’s listen to Nirvana.
Metro’s green room has dealt with its fair share of rock stars, Kurt and Courtney among them.
A deeper look at Childish Gambino’s recent official “bootleg” LP and a bootleg of an old Kurt Cobain demo
A Portage Park couple shows us the three urban chickens that reside in its backyard.
Check out the live version of “Bait Car,” the latest ripper from Baltimore sludge-punk outfit Roomrunner.
The big bad return of Nathan Williams
Halloween hangover cures: Fortieth Day, Pantha Du Prince, Rosie Flores, and Sleigh Bells
Hit So Hard: I watched it so you don’t have to. But maybe you should.