An Interview with Katy Kirby

By Allison Lapinski Katy Kirby’s highly anticipated debut album, Cool Dry Place will be available on Friday, February 19th via Keeled Scales Records. Originally from Texas, Kirby now resides in Nashville, where she wrote and recorded the majority of the album.  Throughout the past few months, the singer-songwriter has released the singles “Tap Twice,” “Juniper,” [...]

Brother Galen Reflects on the Songs that Inspired the New Album “On The Way”

Earlier this year, New York-based artist Brother Galen released his debut album On The Way. Immediately, listeners are made aware that Brother Galen is an old soul; his music combines elements of folk, bluegrass, singer-songwriter, and rock. On The Way prominently features Americana songs with a refreshing twist of modernity--without losing the comforting authenticity of [...]

WLUW Interviews Sen Morimoto

By: Allison Lapinski In case you missed it: Sen Morimoto has released his self-titled sophomore solo album. And by now, Chicago listeners have claimed the Kyoto-born, Massachusetts-raised, composer and multi-instrumentalist as their own. In July, many fans watched as he withdrew from the City of Chicago's Millennium Park at Home series. It ultimately culminated in [...]