WLUW’s 2020 Holiday Gift Guide

December 20, 2020 wluwfmchicago 0

You can support local Chicago venues, music stores and other organizations this holiday season by purchasing presents (for yourself or others) featured on our 2020 gift guide! This list isn’t exhaustive, but here are a few businesses we wanted to highlight. Lincoln Hall & Schubas Tavern LH+Schubas has lots of […]

Selecter: Ska, Reggae and Politics

April 30, 2020 wluwfmchicago 0

by Scott Clancy; photos by Paul Quinn Politics and music have been presented hand-in-hand for as long as people could back their ideas with a beat. Now, with so much to say about pressure in today’s climate, this tradition is thriving and artists of all ages continue to present what […]

Introducing WLUW’s Social Distancing Playlist

March 27, 2020 wluwfmchicago 0

by WLUW Executive Staff As everyone is likely well-aware, we are living in strange and stressful times. Keeping ourselves busy and our minds on the positive, if that’s a possibility, is a task that many people are trying to figure out. So are we. In an effort to spread at […]

Cheekface On Infinite Loop at Schubas Tavern

March 8, 2020 wluwfmchicago 0

by Luis Mejía Ahrens It’s a sunny day in the middle of the summer. You and your friends have gathered in your backyard to spend time drinking, relaxing and taking the days for granted in the sun. Your best friends pick up some instruments and are providing the gathering with […]

Electric Guest Brings Warmth to a Cold Monday Night

February 25, 2020 wluwfmchicago 0

by Dasha Musil; photos by Gabriella Hernandez The background music faded out at the Metro on a Monday Feb. 17 as Soleima walked on the stage. A statuesque woman with a timid voice, she introduced herself as the solo artist with her band and began singing. Solemina’s voice sounded of […]