Westerman to Play Schubas March 10th

March 5, 2019 wluwfmchicago 0

Posted by: Allison Lapinski London-based artist Will Westerman is set to begin his US tour with Puma Blue this March. Performing under his surname, Westerman has created an obscure space within folk-bedroom pop that is both subtle and imaginative. In October 2018, Westerman dropped his 4-track EP “Ark” under the […]

Eleanor Friedberger Takes a Victory Lap at the Bottle

October 8, 2018 wluwfmchicago 0

“It’s been a bad couple of days. This song will help, I hope.” That’s how Eleanor Friedberger introduced a muscled-up version of the track “Make Me a Song” halfway through her set on Friday night at the Empty Bottle. The same sentiment can be said of every song she played; […]

Anna Burch catches up with WLUW at Pygmalion Festival 2018

October 2, 2018 wluwfmchicago 0

Shortly after arriving into Champaign-Urbana, WLUW Programming Director Paul and I kicked off Pygmalion by heading over to the Blackbird to watch Anna Burch and Nectar. The bar, Blackbird, was small and inviting. Entering through the beer garden, we grabbed drinks, shuffled to the front to stand in front of […]

Diet Cig chats with WLUW at Audiotree Festival 2018

September 26, 2018 wluwfmchicago 0

WLUW was lucky enough to sit down with the boisterous and friendly Alex Luciano and Noah Bowman, the duo that make up Diet Cig. A few hours before their lively and empowering performance, we discussed the truth of Diet Cig’s origin story, some of their favorite songs to perform live, […]