Tag: Spotfy

Release Radar 6/18/21 - Hippo Campus vs Delta Spirit

Release Radar 6/18/21 - Hippo Campus vs Delta Spirit
Summer is officially underway. The heat is on as is the pressure for record companies to get their artists more shelf space. How is this possible in an age when that space has become digital? In order to keep eyes and ears on their artists, many labels are having a song remixed or adding a... Read more »

Release Radar 06/04/21 - John Mayer vs Japanese Breakfast

Release Radar 06/04/21 - John Mayer vs Japanese Breakfast
Is this the biggest week of 2021 for new music releases? The first Friday in June turns out to be a hot one! Not only in the Windy City with temps in the 90’s but on the music front with big releases from Crowded House, James, Japanese Breakfast, Liz Phair, Rostam, and Wolf Alice. Wow,... Read more »

Release Radar 10/23/20: Local Natives vs Hot Chip

Release Radar 10/23/20: Local Natives vs Hot Chip
Local Natives have finally released their Sour Lemon EP, and it’s sounding fantastic. Last week they debuted the Sharon Van Etten duet, “Lemon,” and today they give us “Lost.” They also just live-streamed their first performance together as a full band since March from the Lodge Room in Los Angeles. You can still get in... Read more »
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Release Radar 5/8/20: !!! vs The Kooks

Release Radar 5/8/20: !!! vs The Kooks
Hello, friends and welcome to another edition of Release Radar, for the week ending, business-like, May 8, 2020. We just got word from Mayor Lightfoot that Chicago will reopen in 5 Phases without a reliable vaccine. Likely, we won’t see one until 2021. As more folks begin singing 311’s “Don’t Stay Home,” I will be... Read more »