Where Are You, Andy?

Interview Conducted by Abby Utley and Ehmed Nauman Article by Abby Utley Imagine an ice cream sundae: it’s a smooth, fully decked out, all inclusive treat for your tastebuds. Now translate that satisfaction to your ears. In one soundbite, you can have it all: a decadent fusion of acoustic guitar and keys that set the [...]

Madi Diaz Talks Tour, Album Inspiration, and Performing at the Historic Ryman Auditorium

Interview and article Ella Govrik Nashville-based singer-songwriter Madi Diaz has joined Waxahatchee on tour, where she’s brought the audience nothing short of talented artistry and friendly stage presence.  Diaz released her album History of a Feeling in August 2021, and the eleven track record takes a deep dive into the grief and rage of heartbreak [...]

Ratboys Enthrall Thalia Hall

photo by Manda Specht By Justina Cufré The light up signs and delicious aromas of Pilsen decorated the outside of Thalia Hall, and all I could look forward to was the rat-infested show waiting for us inside. I mean, it’s not every night that bands Rat Tally and Retirement Party (Ratirement Party for tonight, haha…sorry) [...]

Release Recap: March 2022

As March comes to an end, WLUW would like to appreciate the artists that helped us get through the cold Chicago weather. This month's releases did not disappoint us music junkies. Wether you are dancing to Charli XCX or crying to Aldous Harding's folk melodies, WLUW has got you covered. Strawberry - Caroline Loveglow Warm [...]