Interview

Art by Kriss Stress | Words by Richard Giraldi

Flesh Panthers

Right now, Chicago’s garage and punk scene is undergoing a renaissance, spurred by an exciting and talented crop of bands including…

Art by Kriss Stress | Words by Richard Giraldi | Recording by Damian Wiseman

Le Tour

Le Tour often traverse between lo-fi psych-rock and hi-fi punk rock on the same record or even song. But what’s even more impressive…

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She Speaks In Tongues

She Speaks in Tongues are a four piece rock band that makes highly referential, deeply conceptual music that frequently jumps…

Art by Kriss Stress

The Peekaboos

The Peekaboos are a tight knit family of a band making Pixies-esque, high energy rock that runs the gamut from silliness to seriousness…

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Velocicopter

Chicago has so many bands of so many genres, but I still haven’t heard one that sounds anything like Velocicopter…

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Blasted Diplomats

Blasted Diplomats’ self-titled debut might be the most Midwestern, blue-collar rock and roll record out of Chicago this year…