2018 is almost over. Lucky for us, Noname will be blessing us with her artistry at Thalia Hall on December 29th, 30th, and 31st to celebrate the new year. The venue, which holds up to 900 occupants, stands one of Chicago’s best and most gorgeous spaces. In addition to its […]
The music scene in Chicago had always been an endless font of cool bands – so endless in fact that it can sometimes feel overhwelming. WLUW is here to help you sift through the huge but amazing scene that we have here in the city! Today, you can read all about […]
Getting to sit down with Chicago’s V.V. Lightbody at Audiotree 2018 was an absolute delight. As we chatted over sandwiches on a lovely Saturday afternoon, Vivian McConnell shared some insight on her latest record Bathing Peach, as well as her appreciation for the support of fellow musicians within the Chicago […]
WLUW team members Scott Clancy and Elise Mcgannon sat down with Jason Balla, guitarist in the Chicago band Ne-Hi at The Audiotree Music Festival 2018 – They discussed the music scene in Chicago, recording plans, and Jason’s solo venture Accessory. Disclaimer: Written below is not our full conversation – which devolved into […]
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 […]
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.