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 a back and forth about [...]
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.