Remembering Mexican Werewolf front man Rick Linus through his band’s last album
Tag: Victory Records
Stephanie Smith of Varsity on the best way to discover the Hold Steady
Current musical obsessions of Varsity front woman Stephanie Smith, Flowerbooking agent Natasha Parish, and Reader associate editor Kevin Warwick
No Delusions documents the sprawling history of Chicago hardcore
Director Steven Cergizan has been working on the sprawling, detailed No Delusions since 2010.
RIP Erik “Hi Fi” Kish
Erik Kish of Chicago rockabilly veterans Hi Fi & the Roadburners died last Thursday after suffering head injuries in a motorcycle crash.
Three Beats: Buy Chrissy Murderbot’s record collection, Buried at Sea plays Alehorn of Power, and Utech and Okka Disk throw parties in Milwaukee
DANCE | For sale: Chrissy Murderbot’s record collection Local electronic producer Chris Shively, aka Chrissy Murderbot, who runs the labels Sleazetone and Loose Squares, is slimming down his record collection. Last Monday he put about 90 percent of it, which works out to more than 700 pieces, up for sale at online music catalog and […]
Matador vs. Victory: Beef or Hoax?
Earlier this week the Austin home of Matador Records honcho Gerard Cosloy burned to the ground. The photo he posted on his blog looked grim. Yesterday Cosloy posted this screencap of an e-mail allegedly from Tony Brummel, head of Chicago’s Victory Records, on his blog:
Victory, a dish best served hot
Google cache of a rant by former Victory Records VP Ramsey Dean.