WLUW Recommends: Exhalants

November 30, 2018 wluwfmchicago 0

Exhalants is a nice and noisy punk band from Austin, Texas. They’re self titled debut was put out earlier this year on Austin local DIY label Self Sabatoge Records. WLUW DJ Tony Buitrago- host of Running on Punk Rock n’ Roll on Saturday evenings 6pm-8pm, had the chance to check out […]

Interview with Chicago-based Typesetter

November 19, 2018 wluwfmchicago 0

The music scene in Chicago had always been an endless font of cool bands – so endless in fact that it can sometimes feel overhwelming. WLUW is here to help you sift through the huge but amazing scene that we have here in the city! Today, you can read all about […]

Iceland Airwaves 2018

November 18, 2018 wluwfmchicago 0

Inclusivity and creating space was a common thread which wove through the entirety of Iceland Airwaves’ 20th Anniversary festival. Iceland Airwaves is a four-day music festival in Reykjavik, Iceland. Thanks to Iceland Air and Iceland Naturally, WLUW’s Music Director, Carolyn Droke, was able to cover the festival alongside other industry professionals. This year, […]

Eyedress Brings his Debut Tour to the US

November 17, 2018 wluwfmchicago 0

Idris Vicuña is Eyedress, a 28-year-old multi-instrumentalist, and producer based in the Philippines. Vicuña, born in Manila, Philippines, moved with his family to the United States at a young age where he began his music career in San Clemente, California, as the bassist in a crust punk band. Vicuña’s family […]

Kero Kero Bonito at Thalia Hall

November 16, 2018 wluwfmchicago 0

The UK-based pop group, Kero Kero Bonito performed to an absolutely giddy crowd this past Thursday at Thalia Hall. The general consensus? It rocked. Thalia was bumpin’ with fans, clad in animal hats, KBB merch and rainbow-colored garb. I was bouncing off the energy given out by show-goers and felt […]

Q&A With Keys N Krates Keyboardist David Matisse

November 15, 2018 wluwfmchicago 0

Keys N Krates formed in 2008, bringing live instrumental performances to the world of electronic music. Utilizing drums (), keyborad, and a turntable they have cultivated a unqie and fun sound that has stood the test of time. The trio will be headed to Chicago November 30th to perform at […]