For decades, Danny’s nurtured a devoted and welcoming community of music lovers—but it couldn’t survive the pandemic.
New local rock releases from Bleach Party, Coaster, Fake Limbs, Lala Lala, Strawberry Jacuzzi, and Swimsuit Addition
Plus: Mastering engineer Matthew Barnhart on a band for people “going through stuff,” the Reader‘s Philip Montoro on the happiest audience he’s ever seen, and more
Bones and Fake Limbs release their sophomore LPs, and John Bellows bids Chicago adieu.
A retrospective LP from defunct punks the Pows and new music from Mister Lies and Fake Limbs
In-the-know Chicagoans recommend Enron, art in the Loop, and the Larry Sanders Show