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5 Small Acts You Shouldn’t Miss At Northern Nights Music Festival 5 Small Acts You Shouldn’t Miss At Northern Nights Music Festival
Festivals / Sounds
5 Small Acts You Shouldn't Miss At Northern Nights Music Festival
By: Dane Remo

Phase-one artist announcement for Northern Nights Music Festival 2018 has already got our attention and it's not just because of the impressive headliners atop the list in bold lettering. We always do our due diligence in reading the fine print too, ... Read More
5 Small Acts You Shouldn’t Miss At Northern Nights Music Festival
Death Cab For Cutie Releases ‘Gold Rush’ As First Single Off Forthcoming Album Death Cab For Cutie Releases ‘Gold Rush’ As First Single Off Forthcoming Album
Indietronica / News / Rock
Death Cab For Cutie Releases 'Gold Rush' As First Single Off Forthcoming Album
By: Alyssa Durant

Death Cab For Cutie’s indie rock charm has been possessing hearts since the late 90’s. While their perspectives and surroundings continue to change, the band has remained true to using descriptive lyrics that generate nostalgic pangs of simultaneous ... Read More
Death Cab For Cutie Releases ‘Gold Rush’ As First Single Off Forthcoming Album
Ray LaMontagne Illuminates Chicago with ‘Part of the Light’ Tour Ray LaMontagne Illuminates Chicago with ‘Part of the Light’ Tour
Event Coverage / News / Sounds
Ray LaMontagne Illuminates Chicago with 'Part of the Light' Tour
By: Joe Ruffalo

When dealing with Chicago traffic, always anticipate the worst. After receiving the exciting news of my approval to cover Ray LaMontagne's performance on Saturday, I wasn't willing to take any chances. Having time to kill upon my early arrival at Hun ... Read More
Ray LaMontagne Illuminates Chicago with ‘Part of the Light’ Tour
Summertime Dance-Floor Heat: Volume I Summertime Dance-Floor Heat: Volume I
House / Sounds
Summertime Dance-Floor Heat: Volume I
By: John Flynn

June is exhausting. The hot, sultry air sticks to your clothing like glue. And, while late-night dancing doesn't necessarily provide relief from the month's brazen heat, it certainly counts as exercise. June is for romantics, star-crossed lovers, dev ... Read More
Summertime Dance-Floor Heat: Volume I
Harlōw MiiL Drops Celestial Track ‘Gravitron’ feat. Ty Black Harlōw MiiL Drops Celestial Track ‘Gravitron’ feat. Ty Black
Future Bass / Hip-Hop / Sounds
Harlōw MiiL Drops Celestial Track 'Gravitron' feat. Ty Black
By: Jura Daubenspeck

Chicago-based DJ/Producer duo Harlow MiiL just debuted their first original release of 2018. 'Gravitron' is a dynamic track that combines rap, hip-hop, and electronic elements in one hard-hitting, celestial journey. After their debut EP Watercolor Te ... Read More
Harlōw MiiL Drops Celestial Track ‘Gravitron’ feat. Ty Black
EXCLUSIVE PREMIERE: CiCi Hunter – “Bodies EP” EXCLUSIVE PREMIERE: CiCi Hunter – “Bodies EP”
Feature / Progressive House / Trance
EXCLUSIVE PREMIERE: CiCi Hunter - "Bodies EP"
By: James Kabat

We are very proud to bring you an exclusive premiere of Bodies, by Scotland-born and UK-based vocalist and songwriter CiCi Hunter released on Chicago's very own Vested Recordings! The label's sixth offering Bodies is comprised of two striking mixes T ... Read More
EXCLUSIVE PREMIERE: CiCi Hunter – “Bodies EP”

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