Backstage with Milo Greene

October 30, 2018 wluwfmchicago 0

A couple weeks ago, I got the amazing opportunity to hang out with indie-pop band Milo Greene. Milo Greene is comprised of Graham Fink, Robbie Arnett, and Marlana Sheetz who are all extremely talented vocalists/multi-instrumentalists/songwriters. The band, fresh off their release of their third full album Adult Contemporary, is trekking cross-country in […]

Tyler Childers & Ona Play Thalia Hall

October 23, 2018 wluwfmchicago 0

On Sunday, October 21, Tyler Childers’ performed his first headlining tour at Thalia Hall with ONA as the opener. As an ex-country music concert goer, I was looking forward to a night of nostalgia, but it turned out to be more than that.  From the moment I walked into one of […]

Eleanor Friedberger Takes a Victory Lap at the Bottle

October 8, 2018 wluwfmchicago 0

“It’s been a bad couple of days. This song will help, I hope.” That’s how Eleanor Friedberger introduced a muscled-up version of the track “Make Me a Song” halfway through her set on Friday night at the Empty Bottle. The same sentiment can be said of every song she played; […]

Anna Burch catches up with WLUW at Pygmalion Festival 2018

October 2, 2018 wluwfmchicago 0

Shortly after arriving into Champaign-Urbana, WLUW Programming Director Paul and I kicked off Pygmalion by heading over to the Blackbird to watch Anna Burch and Nectar. The bar, Blackbird, was small and inviting. Entering through the beer garden, we grabbed drinks, shuffled to the front to stand in front of […]