Archive for August 2012

Tika Sumpter Sparkles As Host of Dwyane Wade's Championship Celebration at Hard Rock Chicago

Tika Sumpter Sparkles As Host of Dwyane Wade's Championship Celebration at Hard Rock Chicago
On location at the Hard Rock-patiently waiting as the celebration cranked up-out comes Tika Sumpter of the new hit movie Sparkle and host for the Wade’s World Foundation Talent Show and Championship Celebration.  I’ve met some very interest people in my time interviewing artists-and what stood out to my was her energy-which was quite amazing-this... Read more »

Disco's newest protoge Kid Color-making his mark on the Chicago music scene.

Disco's newest protoge Kid Color-making his mark on the Chicago music scene.
Fresh off is first performance at Lollapolooza, this California import is making Chicago his house.  It always good to see new blood push the music forward and we had a chance to talk about this on-site. Kid Color, where you from? I’m originally from Newport Beach, CA and I moved out to Chicago five years... Read more »

Songstress Songwriter Yuna…from Malaysia to LA to Lolla.

Songstress Songwriter Yuna…from Malaysia to LA to Lolla.
As a music afficionado and big time fan of Lollapalooza, I’m always trying to find that hidden gem of performer-whose new to the scene and the big stages-with the voice and skill to make it big with staying power.  And this year, it is Yuna.  Originally from Malaysia-the lawyer turned singer songwriter left the comforts... Read more »
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KasKade brought house home headlining Perry's stage at Lollapalooza.

KasKade brought house home headlining Perry's stage at Lollapalooza.
While on tour-Kaskade gave a glimpse of who he is-his Chicago roots and why he’s bringing house home to Lollapalooza. You are currently on Tour is that correct? That’s right.  I’m sitting out here on a tour bus outside Red Rock Theater in Denver, Colorado.  It’s the Freaks of Nature Tour. What’s it been like... Read more »

Chloe Chaidez of Kitten To Unleash Sensual Punk Rock At The Beat Kitchen

Chloe Chaidez of Kitten To Unleash Sensual Punk Rock At The Beat Kitchen
In advance of their debut show at the Beat Kitchen on August 2nd, I had the opportunity to speak with the lead singer Chloe Chaidez of Kitten-whose new EP will be in stores August 28th. Chloe, how did your group get started? About like two year ago-I really wanted to do music and just found... Read more »
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