Interviews

2018

Nao Yoshioka Interview

Nao Yoshioka Interview

Kayla Molander interviews Nao Yoshioka and discusses her music, performances and her new album the Truth due out in September. Read the interview here!
Dream Wife Interview From Lollapalooza

Dream Wife Interview From Lollapalooza

Kayla Molander speaks with Dream Wife at Lollapalooza. Read the feature right here on Chicago Music Guide!
Bones - Stronger Than Ever at Lollapalooza

Bones – Stronger Than Ever at Lollapalooza

Kayla Molander talks with Bones about sexism, their move to LA and more. Read the feature right here on Chicago Music Guide!
Emilia Ali - A Rising Star Shines at Lollapalooza

Emilia Ali – A Rising Star Shines at Lollapalooza

Kayla Molander talks with Emilia Ali about her music and success at Lollapalooza. Read the article here on Chicago Music Guide!
A R I Z O N A, A Band of Best Friends

A R I Z O N A, A Band of Best Friends

Kayla Molander caught up with A R I Z O N A in the press area of Lollapalooza and talked with them about what makes A R I Z O N A so successful. Read the interview here!
An Interview with Lido at Lollapalooza

An Interview with Lido at Lollapalooza

Kayla Molander spoke with Lido in the press tent at Lollapalooza his music, Lollapalooza and more! Read the interview here on Chicago Music Guide!
DOROTHY: Flawless, Indeed!

DOROTHY: Flawless, Indeed!

Mike O'Cull chats with Dorothy about her influences, Linda Perry and Flawless ahead of her appearance at Lollapalooza on Sunday August 5th. Read the interview here!
FEATURED LOCAL ARTIST - Veilside

FEATURED LOCAL ARTIST – Veilside

This week's featured local artist is Veilside. Learn all about them and listen to their music right here on Chicago Music Guide!
FEATURED LOCAL ARTIST - Art Slaber

FEATURED LOCAL ARTIST – Art Slaber

This week's featured local artist is Art Slaber. Learn all about him and listen to his music right here on Chicago Music Guide!
Anoushka Shankar Sitar Hero in a Land of Gold

Anoushka Shankar Sitar Hero in a Land of Gold

Anoushka Shankar Sitar Hero in a Land of Gold - An interview with Anoushka Shankar by Mike O'Cull
FEATURED ARTIST - The Loose Strings Band

FEATURED ARTIST – The Loose Strings Band

This week's featured artist is The Loose Strings Band. Learn all about them and listen to their music right here on Chicago Music Guide!
Mindi and the Boneshakers Interview - Part 2

Mindi and the Boneshakers Interview – Part 2

Follow up interview with Mindi and the Boneshakers prior to their show at City Winery on July 5th by Lily Wellen. Read the interview here on Chicago Music Guide!
FEATURED ARTIST - Senri Oe

FEATURED ARTIST – Senri Oe

This week's featured artist is Senri Oe. Learn all about him and listen to his music right here on Chicago Music Guide!
Spotlight615 Comes to Chicago

Spotlight615 Comes to Chicago

Spotlight615, a Nashville-based original music showcase, is bringing its favorites
Steve ‘Silk’ Hurley Talks Red Bull Music's QUEEN!

Steve ‘Silk’ Hurley Talks Red Bull Music’s QUEEN!

Steve 'Silk' Hurley talks about Red Bull Music's QUEEN! that is coming to the Metro on June 22nd. Read the interview and make sure you don't miss this exciting event!
FEATURED ARTIST - Queen of Kings

FEATURED ARTIST – Queen of Kings

This week's featured artist is the band, Queen of Kings. Learn all about them and listen to their music right here on Chicago Music Guide!
When Vanity Kills Interview

When Vanity Kills Interview

This week's featured artist is the band, When Vanity Kills. Learn all about them and listen to their music right here on Chicago Music Guide!
Mindi Abair and the Boneshakers Interview - Part 1

Mindi Abair and the Boneshakers Interview – Part 1

This week's featured artist is two time Grammy nominee, Mindi Abair. Read part one of our exclusive two part interview and listen to her music right here on Chicago Music Guide!
Cheyenne Benton Interview

Cheyenne Benton Interview

This week's featured artist is an artist named Cheyenne Benton. Learn all about her and listen to her music right here on Chicago Music Guide!
Meresha Interview

Meresha Interview

This week's featured artist is an artist named Meresha. Learn all about her and listen to her music right here on Chicago Music Guide!
FEATURED ARTIST - Aaliyah Allah

FEATURED ARTIST – Aaliyah Allah

This week's featured artist is an artist from Chicago named Aaliyah Allah. Learn all about her and listen to her music right here on Chicago Music Guide!
Cloud Castle Lake Interview

Cloud Castle Lake Interview

Read our interview with Dublin band, Cloud Castle Lake right here on Chicago Music Guide!
FEATURED ARTIST - JACK OF NONE

FEATURED ARTIST – JACK OF NONE

This week's featured artist is a band from Chicago named Jack of None. Learn all about them and listen to their music right here on Chicago Music Guide!
Emily James Interview

Emily James Interview

Emily James talks with us about family life, music videos and the recording and release of her debut album, 'Til the Morning' out early February, 2018. Read the interview here on Chicago Music Guide!
FEATURED ARTIST - PERISH

FEATURED ARTIST – PERISH

This week's featured artist is an artist from LA named PERISH. Learn all about PERISH and listen to her music right here on Chicago Music Guide!
Everybody Knows Kimbra is on Top of the World - Exclusive Interview

Everybody Knows Kimbra is on Top of the World – Exclusive Interview

Kimbra graciously chatted with us to talk about her music, vocals, videos, new album and upcoming show here in Chicago on Febrauary 3rd. Read our interview right here on Chicago Music Guide!
Yacht Interview

Yacht Interview

Hannah Frank chats with Yacht about their influences and their upcoming Chicago show. Read the interview here on Chicago Music Guide!
KMRU Interview

KMRU Interview

This week's featured artist is an electronic artist from Nairobi named KMRU. Learn all about KMRU and listen to his music right here on Chicago Music Guide!

2017

Yasmine Hamdan, Lebanese Artist and Arab World Pop Music Icon, Debut Chicago Concert November 7, 2017 (Interview)

Yasmine Hamdan, Lebanese Artist and Arab World Pop Music Icon, Debut Chicago Concert November 7, 2017 (Interview)

Hannah Frank interviews Yasmine Hamdan before her show at Martyrs. Read the interview here!
Ty Cooper “I’m All For You” Album Release Show Sunday 10/22 at Skokie Theater

Ty Cooper “I’m All For You” Album Release Show Sunday 10/22 at Skokie Theater

Ty Cooper, jazz artist performing Sunday October 22, 2017 at Skokie Theater’s I’m All For You album release show, talks about her life, her work, and what matters most to her: YOU.
VÉRITÉ Interview

VÉRITÉ Interview

Verite sites down with Dennis Kelly of Chicago Music Guide and talks about her music, the industry and much more! Read the interview here!
A Few Tasteful NVDES - Interview & Review at Schubas

A Few Tasteful NVDES – Interview & Review at Schubas

Sex, samples, and psychedelia. These are among the themes vacillating
Lady Pills Interview at Lollapalooza

Lady Pills Interview at Lollapalooza

Rebecca Pointe interviews Lady Pills at Lollapalooza. Listen to the interview here!
Mt Joy Interview at Lollapalooza

Mt Joy Interview at Lollapalooza

Rebecca Pointe interviews Mt Joy in the press area at Lollapalooza. Listen to the interview here!
Vant Interview at Lollapalooza

Vant Interview at Lollapalooza

Rebecca Pointe interviews Vant at Chicago's Lollapalooza. Listen to the interview here!
Xavier Omar Interview at Lollapalooza

Xavier Omar Interview at Lollapalooza

Rebecca Pointe interviews Xavier Omar at Lollapalooza. Listen to the interview here!
Tim Kubart Interview at Lollapalooza

Tim Kubart Interview at Lollapalooza

Rebecca Pointe interviews Tim Kubart at Lollapalooza. Listen to the interview here!
Sofi Tukker Interview at Lollapalooza

Sofi Tukker Interview at Lollapalooza

Rebecca Pointe catches up with Sofi Tukker at Lollapalooza! Have a listen to the interview here!
Goody Grace Interview at Lollapalooza

Goody Grace Interview at Lollapalooza

Rebecca Pointe interviews Goody Grace at Lollapalooza. Listen to the interview here!
The London Souls Interview at Lollapalooza

The London Souls Interview at Lollapalooza

Rebecca Pointe interviews The London Souls at Lollapalooza before their set on the BMI stage. Listen to the interview here!
Blossoms Interview at Lollapalooza

Blossoms Interview at Lollapalooza

Rebecca Pointe sits down with the Blossoms after their set at Lollapalooza. Listen to the interview here!
7 Minutes in Heaven at WIRE - Berwyn, IL

7 Minutes in Heaven at WIRE – Berwyn, IL

Seven Minutes in Heaven is a pop/punk powerhouse on the
Colony House Interview at Lollapalooza

Colony House Interview at Lollapalooza

Rebecca Pointe interviews Colony House at Lollapalooza. Listen to the interview here!
Grace Mitchell Interview at Lollapalooza

Grace Mitchell Interview at Lollapalooza

Rebecca Pointe interviews Grace Mitchell at Lollapalooza. Listen to the interview here!
Bishop Briggs Interview at Lollapalooza

Bishop Briggs Interview at Lollapalooza

Rebecca Pointe talks with Bishop Briggs about new music and much, much more! Listen to the interview here!
Ian Anderson Interview

Ian Anderson Interview

Rebecca Pointe chats with Ian Anderson of Jethro Tull about new music, more shows and much more! Read the interview here on Chicago Music Guide!
Unveiling the Mystery of Izzy Flynn

Unveiling the Mystery of Izzy Flynn

Shedding some light on one of England's hot new artists, Izzy Flynn. Learn all about her here!

2016

Interview with Charlotte Caffey from the Go-Go's

Interview with Charlotte Caffey from the Go-Go’s

Frank Lucas talks with Charlotte Caffey of the Go-Go's about the legacy of the Go-Go's and their farewell tour coming to Ravinia on August 19th. Listen here!
Corinne Bailey Rae Interview

Corinne Bailey Rae Interview

Frank Lucas talks with multi-platinum and multi-Grammy Award winning recording artist, Corinne Bailey Rae about her new album The Heart Speaks in Whispers and so much more! Listen here.
Muddy Magnolias Interview at Lollapalooza

Muddy Magnolias Interview at Lollapalooza

Dennis Kelly sits down and talks with Kallie and Jessy of Muddy Magnolias before their set at Lollapalooza about their background, debut album and more!
Con Brio Interview at Lollapalooza

Con Brio Interview at Lollapalooza

After generating more heat than the sun on the Lake Shore stage at Lollapalooza, Con Brio vocalist, Ziek McCarter took time out to speak with us a bit about their new album, Paradise, his musical background and more!
Cara Carriveau Interview at Lollapalooza

Cara Carriveau Interview at Lollapalooza

Dennis Kelly discusses Lollapalooza with Cara Carriveau backstage in the press area at Lollapalooza 2016
Bob Moses Interview at Lollapalooza

Bob Moses Interview at Lollapalooza

Dennis Kelly caught up with Tom and Jimmy backstage at Lollapalooza and talked with them about their music and vinyl re-issue due out this month. Listen here!
Weird Al Yankovic Interview

Weird Al Yankovic Interview

Frank Lucas talks with Weird Al Yankovic about his beginnings, UHF and his upcoming performance to the Coronado Performing Arts Center on 8-23
With Frank Lucas: Lawrence Gowan

With Frank Lucas: Lawrence Gowan

By: Frank Lucas
June 19th, 2016
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J.B. Ritchie Interview

J.B. Ritchie Interview

By: Allen Weissman
May 23rd, 2016
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Sam and the Womp Interview

Sam and the Womp Interview

By: Cicely Mitchell
May 23rd, 2016
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St. Germain Interview

St. Germain Interview

By: Cicely Mitchell
April 10th, 2016
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The Main Squeeze Interview

The Main Squeeze Interview

By: Sandsha Andreyev
March 24th, 2016
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Tal Wilkenfeld Interview

Tal Wilkenfeld Interview

By: Hannah Frank
March 9th, 2016
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Hannah Frank Group Interview

Hannah Frank Group Interview

By: Dennis M. Kelly
January 22nd, 2016
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Cardiknox Interview

Cardiknox Interview

By: Dennis M. Kelly
January 21st, 2016
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Kaki King Interview

Kaki King Interview

By: Dennis M. Kelly
January 16th, 2016
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Andre and the Giants Interview

Andre and the Giants Interview

By: Dennis M. Kelly
January 10th, 2016
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