Methyl Ethel Get Extraterrestrial at Schubas

March 27, 2019 wluwfmchicago 0

Posted by: Jamie McMillin It’s been a little under two years since Methyl Ethel’s last time in Chicago and their headlining set at the Empty Bottle in April of 2017. It’s also been about two and a half years since I saw them open for Preoccupations at Thalia Hall in […]

WLUW Sits Down with Electro-Pop Band, Parcels

March 27, 2019 wluwfmchicago 0

Posted By: Carolyn Droke Parcels is a Berlin-based, Sydney-formed five-piece electropop/dance band who are just about to finish their lengthy North American tour. Their debut LP, Parcels, has soared to success in just a few short months. They’ve even recorded the single “Overnight” with Daft Punk. Now, the band is gearing up to […]

Jerry Paper Plays a Sold Out Show at The Empty Bottle

March 24, 2019 wluwfmchicago 0

Posted by: Carolyn Droke Another successful WLUW-presented show for the books! Jerry Paper took the stage at the iconic Empty Bottle to play for a packed house. Although Jerry Paper and his band took the stage later than I had anticipated (however it is the empty bottle, so I really […]

WLUW Sits Down with Van Goose (Drummer of Marcy Playground)

March 21, 2019 wluwfmchicago 0

Posted by: Ella Frauenhofer Shlomi Lavie, lead singer and drummer of Van Goose, carved out time while at Reggie’s Chicago on Thursday, March 14th for a brief interview.  One of our very own DJ’s hosting “Velvet Fever” led the conversation. Read what they bantered about below –––––––––––––––––––––––––––––––––––––––––––––––––––––––––––––––––––––––– Ella Fraunhofer: Okay […]

Tender Plays The Beat Kitchen 3/14

March 15, 2019 wluwfmchicago 0

Posted by: Luke Landry Hailing from London, England TENDER traveled all the way to Chicago’s Beat Kitchen on Thursday, March 14, 2019 in support of their newest full-length release, Fear Of Falling Asleep. It was released just a couple of months ago on January 18, 2019 and was featured as […]

WLUW Talks To College Party Band Spud Cannon

March 13, 2019 wluwfmchicago 0

Posted by: Jamie McMillin Spud Cannon hail from Vassar College in Poughkeepsie, NY, and is made up by Meg Matthews (Vocals), Jackson Lewis (Guitar), Lucy Horgan (Bass), Ariana Bowe (Keyboard), and Ben Scharf (Drums). The group formed as complete strangers in 2016 and have since produced two albums, 2017’s Next Time […]

Vince Staples Debuts FM! to Chicago Crowd at The Riv

March 13, 2019 wluwfmchicago 0

Posted By: Luke Landry Vince Staples released his fifth masterpiece, FM!, on November 2, 2018, just under two months after the death of his friend and collaborator, Mac Miller. FM! is an 11 track, 22-minute length project that is constructed as if it were a radio show. It features narration from radio legend, Big […]