New Music Sunday – 9/2/2018


Happy September! It’s a crazy busy time for new music releases. I’m excited to see what the end of the year brings.

Email me at if you have or are an artist that wants to be featured.

Noteworthy releases:

Whatever Helps You Sleep At Night – Alexander Biggs
Big Red Machine – Big Red Machine (The National and Bon Iver’s Justin Vernon)
Beverly Blues – 
Flow State – Tash Sultana
Teen Ravine – Teen Ravine
Bloom – Troye Sivan
Indigo – Wild Nothing
I’m Not Worried Anymore – THE WLDLFE


New Music Sunday – 8/12/2018


We’re back with another week of new music after my break during Lollapalooza – and I missed a ton of releases! Lots of new stuff I discovered that I missed – on top of new stuff from this previous week and I’m super excited to share. 30 songs!

If you’re interested in submitting a song for consideration please reach out at

Festival Review: Lollapalooza 2018

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Another Lollapalooza has come and go in the blink of an eye. This year brought even more 14-year-olds, a ridiculous amount of body glitter and a whole lot of chaos. While it’s easy to argue that the demographic has absolutely shifted into the more annoying direction (in my humble opinion), I also think it’s important to note that C3 did a great job nabbing some of the most interesting rising acts (if you dig deep into the lineup enough – not many people do) – and managed to get some of the biggest names in alternative/indie music to help balance out the Top 40 mania that swept through Grant Park over the weekend. Was it an even split? Probably not.

Show Review: Sylvan Esso Breaks It Down At The Vic Theater

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Sylvan Esso is making music that sounds like nothing else out there right now. After forming in 2014 after working on a variety of other projects, singer Amelia Meath and Producer Nick Sanborn have been continuously pushing the envelope indie pop music with a unique live performance, complete with crystal clear vocals from Meath and live production from Sanburn.