The Safes Interview

The Safes Interview
By Eric Schelkopf For the past 10 years, Chicago band The Safes has been serving up its sweetly infectious brand of power pop. The Safes, comprised of brothers Frankie, Patrick and Michael O’Malley, http://www.thesafes.com, will celebrate its 10th annual Black Wednesday show at the Empty Bottle, 1035 N. Western Ave., Chicago, on Nov. 27 with the release of its new... Read More

Honey and the 45s Interview

Honey and the 45s Interview
By ERIC SCHELKOPF Honey & the 45s is one of the most innovative bands on the Chicago music scene today. The band’s sound is filled with splashes of blues, soul, Americana, jazz, rock and funk, all which combine to create a refreshingly unique sound. Honey & the 45s, www.honeyandthe45s.com, will perform Aug. 25 at the House of Blues, 329 N.... Read More