Happy New Year Baby!

Happy New Year Baby!
Susie Blue & the Lonesome Fellas release a new single “Happy New Year Baby” just in time for New Years Eve! This flirtatious classic is a Blues/Jazzy holiday song featuring a lush and swinging vocal by  Solitaire Miles, and lively solos by guitarist Neal Alger and saxophonist Eric Schneider. Miles and Alger are renown for unearthing long-lost songs, rescuing and... Read More

The Evening Attraction To Release New LP, “The End, Again”

The Evening Attraction To Release New LP, “The End, Again”
 Chicago Music Guide is excited to announce that The Evening Attraction will be releasing a new album entitled “The End, Again” on March 3rd, with the digital release taking place one day prior. The album will have its vinyl release via Classic Waxxx Records, and it will be the band’s first time releasing 12” vinyl LPs. “The End, Again” was... Read More

Artist Spotlight Part 2: Lucille Furs Set to Release Self-Titled Album

Artist Spotlight Part 2: Lucille Furs Set to Release Self-Titled Album
 There’s something inherently magical about the work of Lucille Furs. One merely has to lend their ear to thirty seconds of any song within their existing body of work to understand this; to feel the many beautiful and cerebral elements they are able to seamlessly weave throughout their work. The songs within the band’s forthcoming self-titled album are certainly no... Read More

Artist Spotlight: Cafe Racer

Artist Spotlight: Cafe Racer
  There’s a wonderfully cerebral element to the music of Cafe Racer. Musically and lyrically, it commands the attention of the ear and the mind alike – thus resulting in a deeply immersive musical experience. Though each track within their existing discography is audibly distinctive in its own right, Cafe Racer has mastered the finite art of cultivating a highly... Read More

Artist Spotlight: Deeper

Artist Spotlight: Deeper
  It’s not easy to find a band whose work is as sonically mesmerizing as Deeper’s. The band (comprised of Michael Clawson, Shiraz Bhatti, Nicholas Gohl, and Drew McBride) has been rapidly cultivating a notable reputation as a distinguished musical entity within Chicago’s creative community. The band has completed several live performances, recently performing at a Pitchfork Festival after party... Read More

Artist Spotlight: Lucille Furs

Artist Spotlight: Lucille Furs
 A potent aspect of creative communities is that they catalyze a sense of togetherness. They yield the power to bring likeminded people with similar aspirations together, and that can often serve as the blueprints for the formation of an endlessly skillful artistic entity. This is how Chicago band Lucille Furs materialized. “Two of us met through school but we all... Read More

Artist Spotlight: The Gnar Wave Rangers

Artist Spotlight: The Gnar Wave Rangers
 Amidst a highly saturated market, The Gnar Wave Rangers are able to sonically distinguish themselves by a large margin through creating a nexus of clear musical skill and zaniness that is welcomely reminiscent of the work of Frank Zappa. Their music contains an exploratory nature that yields a massive payoff in the sense that they are able to conjure and... Read More