While Chicago indie supergroup Doom Flower were getting to work on their new second album, Limestone Ritual (Record Label), they hit a speedbump that would’ve killed a lesser band’s momentum. As Tribune critic Britt Julious reported in a November profile, drummer Areif Sless-Kitain couldn’t make it to the recording sessions, and because he’s such a […]
Local label Chicago Research has built a powerful, tight-knit collective of dark underground rock and electronic artists.
Steve Mizek’s Argot label celebrates five years of top-shelf electronic music, Cole’s hosts a Halloween cover-band benefit for Mexico and Puerto Rico, and more.
Audiotree’s plan to outlast conventional labels: serve more artists by giving them only what they ask for.
This summer all 22 issues of pioneering punk zine Touch and Go will be collected in a book (which now has a Facebook page).
Permanent Records throws itself a party at the Hideout this Saturday with Cave, Cacaw, Black Math, and Mako Sica.