Posts in category "Alternative"

Zeta Wave heals breakup pain in her new single "Strange Heartbeat" and EP "Over"

Zeta Wave heals breakup pain in her new single "Strange Heartbeat" and EP "Over"
How did you come up with the name Zeta Wave? Oh gosh, it was kind of random. I always wanted not to go by my name. I think when you go by your real name you oft times get pegged as like-singer/songwriter with acoustic guitar. And I wanted something with more of a sound. Something... Read more »

Meg Myers shows sexy vulnerability in her Desire and new EP Make a Shadow.

Meg Myers shows sexy vulnerability in her Desire and new EP Make a Shadow.
Fresh off her performance with New Zealand pop duo BROODS at Schubas Tavern and on the road in her modest tour van-Meg Myers took a few moments to speak on her life as a young artist, her new single Desire and EP Make A Shadow. What’s up Meg…how did the show go last night? Well, I am... Read more »

Take the plunge with JOHNNYSWIM's new album Diamonds and concert at the Vic!

Take the plunge with JOHNNYSWIM's new album Diamonds and concert at the Vic!
In the middle of a tour to promote the their new album-Diamonds-duo JohhnySwim speaks on how they’ve come to make beautiful music together. . So where are you guys now on tour? We’re in New York. It’s rare that a husband and wife team up to record as a group…how did this come to be?... Read more »
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Kate Boy Sweden's Electronic Band to shock the system with "The Way We Are"

Kate Boy Sweden's Electronic Band to shock the system with "The Way We Are"
Direct from their recording studio in Stockholm Sweden-Kate Boy-made up of group members Kate Akhurst (vocals), Hampus Nordgren, Oskar Engström and Markus Dextegen sat down to chat with me to discuss their new single “The Way We Are”, how they came to be and their upcoming show at Schubas Chicago-to take place June 10th. Can... 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 »

Spring Awakening Music Festival Cometh Courtesy of Impresario Pat Grumley & Co.

Spring Awakening Music Festival Cometh Courtesy of Impresario Pat Grumley & Co.
Chicago’s own Pat Grumley along with his friends are ready to set the stage this weekend featuring the city’s first all electronica, all day outdoor music festival.  And get this…the party won’t stop ’til round midnite…touchdown!!! Pat, how did you get started producing events like the one coming up June 16th at Soldiers Field-called Spring... Read more »
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Redgi Woods ReFINDefined Modern Vintage Fashion at Randolph Street Market

Designers Redgi Woods and Ashley Drapes
Redgi Woods was back at it again firmly leaving  his style imprint-presenting Modern Vintage at Randolph Street Market.  Assigned with the task of bringing a youthful fashion infusion to this year’s market-he successfully left his mark with a fashion installation and fashion show. Collaborating with fashion designers Elyse Marie Vieni and Ashley Drapes along with Public... Read more »

The Revolutionary RES-was All Natural and Unleashed at The Shrine

The Revolutionary RES-was All Natural and Unleashed at The Shrine
In this 2nd installment of the “Curls Unleashed Beauty Bar”, soul songstress RES was in town to host the All Natural: An Artist’s Workshop at The Shrine.  Being a fan of her music since the release her infectious dance single “They Say” it was a pleasure having the opportunity to chat with her on all... Read more »

Lindi Ortega brings her Little Red Boots to Schubas Tavern

Lindi Ortega brings her Little Red Boots to Schubas Tavern
Toronto-based singer-songwriter Lindi Ortega continues to receive praise for her debut full-length, Little Red Boots, available now on Last Gang Records.   She is town next Monday to perform at Schubas Tavern.  Check out her latest single below.  If you like what you see-be sure to check out her show-it will be a good one!
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Beats Antique: A Cross Cultural Music Extravaganza.

Beats Antique: A Cross Cultural Music Extravaganza.
Beat Antique was in Chicago this weekend performing at the Aragon with Umpree’s McGee.  Playing to a packed house this band pulled together a most enjoyable performance for the audience in attendance.  I had heard the group’s music before-mainly through YouTube-and really couldn’t put a finger on their sound.  Beats Antique is a must see... Read more »
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