The Velcro Lewis Group premiere the politically charged Amnesia Haze with the Reader today and play a show at the Hideout to celebrate on Sunday.
Current musical obsessions of Eye Vybe Records founder Karissa Talanian, singer-songwriter Drea Smith, and Reader associate editor Kevin Warwick
Five local bands celebrate new releases on one night, rapper and poet Malcolm London launches his Opia tour, and more.
Navigating public transit when you can’t see well isn’t easy, musician Andy Slater says.
This week’s gig poster was created by Tijuana Hercules front man John Forbes.
Plus: Jerome Derradji reissues Larry Dixon’s missing-link boogie funk, and Streets and Soul honors the Dyett 12.
The Logan Square-based psych label puts on a two-day festival at the Empty Bottle.
Bloodyminded drop their first album in seven years, Bring Your Ray Gun celebrate their debut EP, and more.
New blood in Heavy Times, new music from the Velcro Lewis Group, and new digs for Logan Hardware.
This week’s Chicagoan: Andy Slater, blind musician