Posts in category "Music"

CIMMFest No. 6 Closing Out On A High Note

CIMMFest No. 6 Closing Out On A High Note
Sunday, May 4 is your last chance to experience the awesomeness of CIMMFest 2014. A collection of music and film events are geared towards educating, networking with seasoned industry professionals and entertaining you at the same time. “Each Spring filmmakers, musicians, and their passionate fans alike, descend upon Wicker Park and Logan Square, two of Chicago’s... Read more »

CIMMFest No. 6 - Saturday, May 3rd Events

CIMMFest No. 6 - Saturday, May 3rd Events
Have you ever been to CIMMFest? No? Here’s your chance. There are lots of events to check out today and tomorrow on Sunday. The Chicago International Movies and Music Festival is a MUST attend for ANYONE who is or wants to become part of the music and film industry. Or, if you’re you just interested... Read more »

Game Bangerz - A Night Of Classic Hip-Hop Drunken FUN!

Game Bangerz - A Night Of Classic Hip-Hop Drunken FUN!
Looking for something fun to do on Friday night?? Join your Host Dirty MF at Gang Bangerz for a night of classic music, video’s and board games! PLUS – Battle of the “SKILLZ” with Ang 13 and Uncle Hek vs. Aztec Dinero and Doc Mananoff Ang13 Come cheer on your favorite Chicago Hip Hop heads... Read more »
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CIMMFest 2014! Friday, May 2nd Events

CIMMFest 2014! Friday, May 2nd Events
About CIMMFest - “The mission of the Chicago International Movies & Music Festival (CIMMfest) is to highlight the inseparability of film and music through the production of an annual four-day, multi-venue festival.  CIMMfest is a convergence event that highlights the interconnectedness of all people shown through the lens of music and movies, on stage and... Read more »

The 6th Annual CIMMFest 2014 Kicks Off Tonight!

The 6th Annual CIMMFest 2014 Kicks Off Tonight!
This week the 6th Annual CIMMFest kicks off with more music and movie events than you could possibly imagine! The Chicago International Movies & Music Festival, Chicago’s incarnation of SXSW, returns to Wicker Park, Bucktown and Logan Square Thursday, May 1st – Sunday, May 4th. This year’s fest has 90+ movies from 26 countries, 9... Read more »

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 »
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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 »

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 »
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Some Tough Love From A True Friend

Some Tough Love From A True Friend
Chicago, my place of birth. The city of hate that I love so much. Think about that phrase for a minute, CITY of HATE. We have come to embrace that title, we’re almost proud of it. Well, I say we’re overdue for an intervention. We have such a wealth of talent in Chicago it’s like it grows... Read more »