Vic Mensa, The Pack, and Kami at the House of Vans

June 3, 2018 wluwfmchicago 0

Chicago’s House of Vans kicked off their summer House Party series with a stacked lineup consisting of Vic Mensa, The Pack and Kami on May 31st. The venue, located off of W. Randolph Street, acts as a cultural hub for Chicagoans and provides a completely open bar with select cocktails […]

Yellow Days Sells Out Subterranean

April 11, 2018 wluwfmchicago 0

Yellow Days, otherwise known as George Van Den Broek, has crafted music that makes us think of better days to come. The 18-year-old, English artist reminds me of a blissed out King Krule. With rich, strong vocals Yellow Days sings about love, the cycle of life, depression and overcoming. From the […]

Crumb: Definitely Not Crumby Live

April 2, 2018 wluwfmchicago 0

Crumb, Combo Chimbita, & Slow Pulp at Beat Kitchen on April 2.  Setting out on their spring 2018 tour, the group of four musicians hailing from New York known as Crumb comes readily equipped with psychedelic jazz-influenced indie rock that really sets them apart from being just another up-and-coming band. Lead […]

Mamby on the Beach brings Local Talent to the Lake

March 7, 2018 wluwfmchicago 0

Whether you live in the Windy City or not, it’s a known fact that Chicago provides some of the most unique music festival experiences. From alternative rock to latin and even harsh noise, there’s a festival experience for every niche. Mamby on the Beach, presented by React, brings out the […]

React & WLUW Presents: Mr. Carmack At Chop Shop & Ist Ward

February 25, 2018 wluwfmchicago 0

Mr. Carmack at Chop Shop was unlike any concert I’ve been to before. Mr. Carmack’s ability to intricately string together genres and moods resulted in a beautiful concoction of jazzy contagious beats and synthy electronic goodness. The show seamlessly transitioned from one mood to another; the audience found themselves rapping […]