KURE’s Karina Abbott stepped foot into one of the largest music festivals in the Midwest and reported back her findings. Read on to see the magic that was created in Chicago’s Union Park.
We’re counting down the days to the Pitchfork Music Festival by looking at the artists featured in the spotlight. Day Three headliners include low-fi artist (Sandy) Alex G and Canadian band Japandroids.
We’re counting down the days to the Pitchfork Music Festival by looking at the artists featured in the spotlight. Day Two headliners include indie favorites Fleet Foxes and The War on Drugs.
We’re counting down the days to the Pitchfork Music Festival by looking at the artists featured in the spotlight. Day One headliners include psychedelic rock band Tame Impala and Australian rock artist Courtney Barnett.
Having never been to 80/35 prior to last Friday, I didn’t really know what to expect. Personally, when I think of a music festival, a wide open field scattered with vendors’ tents and stages for performers comes to mind; tales of Hinterland, Glastonbury, and Woodstock no doubt clouding my logic as I make my way to the city. A short 43 minutes and I am among the streets of this diamond in the rough, Des Moines, a city surrounded by small towns and corn. […]
Even though I’ve lived in the Midwest for three solid years, I’ve yet to see the ‘Windy City’ as it is so fondly called. So, naturally, when I learned I’d (finally) be going to Chicago this Summer, I did some research to make sure it would be a great trip. […]
On Friday. April 12th, local band Erik and The Ear Pleasures stopped in our studio for their very first live radio session. If you missed the live airing, we have the full interview available on our Soundcloud, linked in this post.
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