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 […]

A Word With Friday Pilots Club

June 8, 2019 wluwfmchicago 0

Photo by Emma Zanger By Anais Turiello Originating in Chicago, Friday Pilots Club is a duo powered by the classic complexities of hard rock and animated with a vivacious pop presence.  Formed in 2017 and consisting of vocalist Caleb Hiltunen and guitarist Drew Polovick, Friday Pilots Club was signed to […]

An Honest Conversation with Craig Finn

June 7, 2019 wluwfmchicago 0

Posted by: Paul Quinn Boston-born and Minneapolis-raised musician Craig Finn just began touring his latest album titled “I Need a New War” with his band The Uptown Controllers. The front man of The Hold Steady stopped by Evanston’s SPACE on June 6th as one of two Chicago-area shows of the […]

Orville Peck – The Masked Country Star

May 7, 2019 wluwfmchicago 0

Posted by: Paul Quinn Prior to his sold out show at The Empty Bottle, I had the chance to hang out with Orville Peck, the masked country star, and talk a little about his debut album Pony: Paul: It’s been about a month and a half since Pony was released […]