Category Archives: Music

LANY

Chicago’s House of Blues was filled to capacity Saturday, October 21st with people eager to feel the electricity Indie-Pop band LANY exudes. The trio originated in Los Angeles, California which is half of the inspiration for the band’s title “LANY,” composed of the city’s abbreviation LA as well as New York’s famous “NY.” Members Paul […]

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On the Record With: Nightly

On the Record With: Nightly

Roscoe Village’s Beat Factory buzzed with anticipation of alt-pop band Nightly’s return to Chicago. Philadelphia born cousins Jonathon Capeci and Joey Beretta had dabbled in other bands before they decided to move to Nashville to take their music to the next level. Joining with friends Stephen Cunsolo and Nicholas Sainato, Nightly, short for “Night, love […]

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On the record with CJ Run

On the record with CJ Run

CJ Run, a UK raised sophomore at UIUC, juggles schoolwork while keeping up with their musical career. CJ Run’s latest release is Listen to the Kids. Previously, CJ Run released How To Be Wavy And Alienate People in the Summer of 2015. Did you always know you wanted to be a musical artist? When I […]

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Autumn Mixtape

Autumn Mixtape

Ah, yes. We are on the cusp of a new season, gazing upon the horizon of something great: autumn. With new scenery comes a new soundtrack. This is where I come in. Yours truly has hand selected a few playlists depending on your feelings toward this quickly approaching season. My hopes were that the majority […]

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On the record with Journalism

On the record with Journalism

Last week Journalism took over the basement of a red-washed house on Green Street. That’s Journalism as in the four-man alt-rock band from Brooklyn that hit CU on one of the last legs of their micro tour. Lead singer, Kegan Zema, describes the name as an allusion to the profession, which he studied in college […]

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