Archive for April 2013

Fulcrum Point New Music Project "Altered States" Event

Fulcrum Point New Music Project "Altered States" Event
75-Musician Ensemble of Fulcrum Point New Music Project Performs Live Score to Screening of 1980 Sci-Fi Classic ALTERED STATES Presented as part of citywide “Forever Young” festival celebrating composer John Corigliano Harris Theater for Music and Dance, April 23   CHICAGO (March 18, 2013) – Expanding on its popular “Movie Music” programs that feature live... Read more »

Chicago Artist Update on "Sycosis"

Chicago Artist Update on "Sycosis"
A few weeks ago we featured a local Chicago artist, Erik “Sycosis” Forte Roberts. He’s been busy since we featured him. In fact, he has an artist video premiering tonight! And, you’re all invited! Here’s a preview teaser…. Every artist has a real life, an alter ego, and a personal side that we never get... Read more »

SSMG: Sound Scandal Bombing

SSMG: Sound Scandal Bombing
Independent labels come a dime a dozen, rap crews come even cheaper. SSMG however, is not the run-of-the-mill. In fact, they might be the benchmark. Hip Hop has a way of dividing itself into categories and sub-genres. Not quick to classify themselves, they find that they are either too hip hop for hardcore rap lovers... Read more »
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To Sample Or Not To Sample? That Is The Question

To Sample Or Not To Sample? That Is The Question
Wanna sample a hot track for your new song? It’s gonna cost you. One of the earlier articles we published asks the question “Do you really need a record deal?”. If your on the fence, read the article and make an informed decision. But there’s a lot that happens before you decide on trying to... Read more »

A Chiraq Summer

A Chiraq Summer
Summer is just around the corner. In Chicago that means plenty of outdoor events, a whooooole lot of all night kickin’ it and unfortunately a spike in the murder rate. For the past few years we’ve been experiencing record homicides, regardless of the forecast. Still in all, the rise in temperature brings with it a... Read more »