Posts tagged "Chicago Music"

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 »

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 »

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 »
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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 »

Shed Some Light: B.Starks

Shed Some Light: B.Starks
“Hip Hop raised me.” Says Chi-town emcee extraordinaire B.Starks, and I didn’t even ask him a question he just said it. The die-hard hip hop head recalls “I wrote my first rap at the age of ten.” “My mother’s boyfriend told me if I wrote 10 raps, he’d buy me a set of turntables.” Well... Read more »

Have You Heard Of Lester Jay?

Have You Heard Of Lester Jay?
Have you heard of Lester Jay? No? Well here’s you chance. I met him in spring of last year. Somehow, I had a chance to hear him sing and I loved it!! Invited him on the radio show I was doing at the time and had a chance to speak with him. Found out his... Read more »
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Where's The Real Music?

Where's The Real Music?
I keep asking myself that question. Where’s the real music? Particularly from Chicago artists. I know about Common and Kanye West, but is that it? As a side note, I want to mention that if you like Chief Keef or others like him, this blog will most likely contain NOTHING that you’re looking for. Not... Read more »