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 […]

WLUW Sits Down with Frankie Cosmos

September 28, 2019 wluwfmchicago 0

by Anais Turiello Greta Kline is no stranger to the indie music scene, but most people may not know her by that name.  Over a decade ago, alone in her bedroom, Kline gave life to the project that is solely – and widely – known now as Frankie Cosmos. The […]

A Conversation with Spacebones

September 28, 2019 wluwfmchicago 0

Photo by Emma Zanger by Anais Turiello Spacebones is a different kind of DIY band.  The group, consisting of Tyrone Reed, Patrick Hubbard, Steven O’Toole, Robert Rashid and Loyola alumnus David Gates, has transformed their Chicago home into one of the most recognizable DIY venues known to those acquainted with […]

WLUW Sits Down with Mauno

August 1, 2019 wluwfmchicago 0

By: Anais Turiello Originating from Halifax, Nova Scotia, Mauno (pronounced mao-no) have transcended the constrained and distinct label of a singular music genre. The band, consisting of Eliza Niemi on bass and vocals and Nick Everett on guitar and vocals, has evolved with a steady yet powerful progression since releasing […]

WLUW Presents California Surf Rock Outfit, No Vacation

July 3, 2019 wluwfmchicago 0

Posted by: Allison Lapinski Last Saturday marked the end of San Francisco beach-pop band, No Vacation’s, headlining US tour with special guest Okey Dokey. Wicker Park’s Subterranean was packed with young fans sporting Hawaiian shirts and sunburns from the full-sun day in Chicago. I wandered in during the conclusion of […]