WLUW was lucky enough to interview several amazing acts at Riot Fest this year. Listen to our interviews with Beach Goons
Ric Wilson is an up-and-coming Hip-Hop artist who grew up in Chicago's South Side. Ric Wilson dropped his first EP "Soul Bounce" in 2016, and has been performing and writing ever since. Along with being an artist, Ric Wilson is also a committed activist. I had the chance to catch up with him the day before his set at [...]
WLUW Music Director Carolyn caught up with local Chicago duo Ohmme the day of their debut record release. Sima Cunningham and Macie Stewart discuss their new album, "Parts," their favorite Chicago venues, crazy show stories, and meaning behind their lyrics.
Unknown Mortal Orchestra curated a free show in Chicago at the House of Vans. If you haven’t had a chance to catch one of these shows, take everyone’s advice who has ever been and DO IT. Not only do they always have a great lineup, but they are always free and serve free beer all [...]
We caught up with Chicago band Melkbelly and chatted with the band about their recent album and their favorite places to play in Chicago.
We had the chance to catch up with Chicago's The Curls after their live set kicking off Day 1 at Pitchfork Music Festival 2018.
Now Now is a duo from Blaine, Minnesota who put out their third album, Saved, this past May. They're on tour and are stopping in Chicago to play the Lincoln Hall on July 7th, presented by WLUW and Cacie and Bradley from the band were kind enough to talk to DJs Scott and Olivia on-air last Wednesday, June 27th to discuss [...]
After catching his set at Mamby, Carolyn and I had the chance to meet Joseph Chilliams and talk about his latest project The Plastics. Joseph Chilliams *wearing a Paramore shirt* Paul: First of all, sick shirt. What do you like about Paramore so much? JC: Definitely Hayley Williams. She’s a force to be reckoned with. She’s [...]