Burr Oak Debuts New Album At Schubas

By: Kyle Smith Ever since being able to hold shows again, Schubas Tavern has been hitting the ground running. This continued with a COVID-conscious evening on August 7th. Due to recent trends in coronavirus statistics, venues in Chicago have been placing mask mandates and vaccination statuses at the forefront. This made for a relaxing, laid-back, [...]

Who we’re excited to see at Pitchfork!

After a year without live music and festivals, Pitchfork is finally back. The annual festival is planned to take place September 10th-12th at Chicago’s Union Park. The festival already sold out of three-day passes, and it comes as no surprise. This year the festival has huge headliners such as Phoebe Bridgers, Thundercat, Animal Collective, and [...]

Instagram Live Benefit Concert

By: Jess Dominguez On May 16th, Tonitruale, an online diary platform “based on music and fashion for people that have loud opinions” hosted a virtual concert to support AAPI women lead charities. The event raised money for a cause dedicated to sharing the stories of self identified Asian and Pacific Islander girls and women and [...]

Renée Reed Joins WLUW on IG Live

By Makenzie Creden Renée Reed is a singer/songwriter hailing from Louisiana. She describes her music as “dream-fifolk from Cajun prairies,” and her debut album is just that. The self-titled album takes listeners on a dreamy journey through stories of ancestral baggage,ghosts, love, and relationships. The combination of folk and dark dream-pop creates a timelesssonic experience [...]