Boiler Room Returns to Chicago at the House of Vans

November 27, 2019 wluwfmchicago 0

Photos and review by Kaylie Plauche The world’s favorite underground party, known as Boiler Room, has returned to Chicago in the form of a partnership with The House of Vans. The last time the live event took place in Chicago was in tribute to Daft Punk. This time around, the […]

House of Vans Announces HalloWolfbat Show on 10/31

October 25, 2019 wluwfmchicago 0

The House of Vans is set to present a Halloween live show and art showcase featuring The Hu, Doomriders, Lighting Born, along with Visual Conjuring by Dennis Mcnett. The night of Hallows’ Eve brings Vans, Dennis McNett of Wolfbatt Studios and special guest collaborators together to transform the House of Vans Chicago skate space […]

Boy Scouts to Join Jay Som at Lincoln Hall on 10/18

October 9, 2019 wluwfmchicago 0

Boy Scouts is an imaginative DIY-indie group from Oakland, California led by singer-songwriter Taylor Vick. This summer, Boy Scouts released their first proper LP entitled “Free Company,” with Anti- Records. The album is packed with soft and sunny melodies, which are placed delicately alongside Vick’s lyrics on heartache and overcoming […]

The Luis Mejía Riot Fest Review: Ska Edition

September 24, 2019 wluwfmchicago 0

Photo by Morgan Ciocca Article by Luis Mejía Ahrens I hate to be this guy, but let’s talk ska. I know, it has been years since ska has reached its apogee. The mid-1990s came and went, bringing with them new and exciting forms of music, but here at WLUW we […]

M O P O P – 2 0 1 9

August 2, 2019 wluwfmchicago 0

There’s nothing quite like a little quick trip to Michigan to partake in a beautiful weekend focused on music, art, and community. Read below to see 2019’s Mo Pop Festival through the eyes of WLUW staff members Olivia, Elise, and Allison as we reflect on the weekend’s highlights, some of […]