Monthly Archives: January 2015

INTERVIEW: Stefan Ponce

Local producer Stefan Ponce (who has worked with Chance The Rapper, Vic Mensa, ShowYouSuck and a lot of other local faves) is nominated for two Grammy’s this year because of his work on Childish Gambino’s Because The Internet. East Room … Continue reading

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A Return To The Congress

Yes, I spent many nights at the Congress Theater back in the day. It was poorly run, overdue for a deep cleaning and lawless. But it still somehow always pulled in great shows. When it shut down two years ago … Continue reading

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Katie at TNK!

Last weekend was Chicago’s annual Tomorrow Never Knows festival. To be quite honest, it’s not one I typically frequent but I couldn’t keep away from pop punk and a local rap showcase this year. Read my reviews for PUP and … Continue reading

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Alk3’s DG’s New LP

See how skilled I am at abbreviating? ^^ Thank you. It’s tough being so talented sometimes. Seriously though, the drummer from Alkaline Trio (are you tired of me writing about them yet??) just put out his debut solo album this week … Continue reading

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A Conversation With BucketFeet

I recently had a chance to chat with one of the co-founders of BucketFeet, a locally based shoe company with an incredible concept that connects global artists to accessible fashion. Read the interview on Choose Chicago now.

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Wrapping Up 2014

Two days into 2015 and I’m back from a lengthy but much needed holiday vacation. I thought I’d take this time to highlight my last little bits of writing from 2014. Years down the line, it’s still a nice treat … Continue reading

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