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5 minutes with … Sunday Cruise

By Brian Shamie bshamie@dailyherald.com Side Street Studio Arts has spent the last five summers giving up-and-coming new acts exposure to fans (and to each other)...

5 minutes with … The King of Mars

The King of Mars puts a rich twist on traditional rock By Brian Shamie bshamie@dailyherald.com "For A Ride," the sultry single recently released by The King of...

5 minutes with … Observing With Annie

Observing With Annie's recent release 'Holiday' sees an alternative band ready for the scene By Brian Shamie bshamie@dailyherald.com Sometimes the most interesting journeys are the...

5 minutes with … Zombie Schoolboy

Past successes, present talent leads Zombie Schoolboy to Chicago's Metro By Brian Shamie bshamie@dailyherald.com Chance encounters and random reconfigurations are not unusual stories for band...

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Blood People, Beach Bunny ready to rep Chicago on Riot Fest stage

By Brian Shamie bshamie@dailyherald.com "We want to melt as much face as we can in the amount of time that we get!" With that, Aly...

2018 Chicago Sound Check vol. 7

The next2rock edition, featuring Friday Pilots Club, Like Language, MIDWAVE, Take the Reins, The Giving Moon, Plain White T's, Bright Kid, Better Love, New Nights,...

Plain White T’s aim for more vulnerable sound with new album

By Brian Shamie bshamie@dailyherald.com The thing about being around for 21 years as a band is that evolution isn't only inevitable, it's necessary. And the...

5 minutes with … Sunday Cruise

By Brian Shamie bshamie@dailyherald.com Side Street Studio Arts has spent the last five summers giving up-and-coming new acts exposure to fans (and to each other)...

2018 Chicago Sound Check vol. 6

Featuring: The King of Mars, Social Que, Eugeine Grey, The Red Moons, Tonic Freight Train, Observing With Annie, Parker, Authentic Pines, City Mouth, Capital Soiree,...

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