Sizzy Rocket Blows the Roof off Schubas Tavern

Article and Photos by: Sara Barnes Sizzy Rocket is absolutely adored by her fans. She’s got the look, sound, and attitude of unfiltered punk with a heart of pure gold. It’s no surprise that the energy inside Schubas Tavern last night was high as people in the crowd bonded over their love for Sizzy and waited, buzzing with anticipation, to hear their favorite songs and connect with one of the most open-hearted, genuine, and fun … Continue reading Sizzy Rocket Blows the Roof off Schubas Tavern

Kississippi Glitters and Gleams at Schubas

By Anais Turiello In a golden dress, Zoe Reynolds, better known as Kississipi appears on the stage, holding a pink guitar under green and yellow lighting. At Chicago’s iconic venue, Schubas, the crowd is buzzing with excitement for the solo pop and indie folk artist as she tunes her guitar. Opening with “Moonover” off her latest record, Mood Ring, Reynolds bounces around the stage, jumping in sync with the audience. The drums sound almost as … Continue reading Kississippi Glitters and Gleams at Schubas

WLUW’s 2020 Holiday Gift Guide

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 merch on their site, including t-shirts, exclusive posters and a history book on the venues. Check it out here. The Hideout Our friends at … Continue reading WLUW’s 2020 Holiday Gift Guide

Westerman to Play Schubas March 10th

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 Blue Flowers label. The crux of the EP lies in the ‘70s-inspired synth production on the single “Outside Sublime,” where Westerman showcases a promising future … Continue reading Westerman to Play Schubas March 10th