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Music: The Scotland Yard Gospel Choir

0 Comments · Tuesday, November 18, 2008
Elia Einhorn got a lesson in music journalism with the release of his first album under the banner of the Scotland Yard Gospel Choir six years ago. The Welsh born/Chicago reared singer/songwriter found some interesting feedback in a local review. “One critic here in Chicago, who I had idolized and loved his column, hated it and the reasons he didn’t like it was he thought we sounded too much like other groups -- specifically Belle and Sebastian -- and he said it was too British a record for a Chicago band." SYGC plays the Northside Tavern Saturday with Cash Flagg and Nathan Holscher.  

The Bad Words (Profile)

Rock/Country band talks new album, self-censorship and toothpaste

0 Comments · Wednesday, August 6, 2008
The Bad Words are already living up to their name in high profile fashion. The recent regional winners of the Colgate Country Challenge, a Nashville Star-like talent competition  

Lil Ed & the Blues Imperials

More concert previews of note

0 Comments · Friday, August 1, 2008
Ed Williams comes by his nickname honestly, but don't be fooled by his diminutive stature -- Lil' Ed is a Blues giant.  

Extra Golden blends Kenyan music with Indie Rock for a compelling hybrid

0 Comments · Wednesday, July 23, 2008
BY Brian Baker | Posted 07/23/2008 Paul Mawson Africa meets Indie Roc  

Sound Advice: : Lucinda Williams and Film School

0 Comments · Wednesday, July 23, 2008
BY Brian Baker | Posted 07/23/2008 Additional Images: 1 |   

Sound Advice: : Tim Easton and Someone Still Loves You Boris Yeltsin

More concert previews of note

0 Comments · Friday, July 18, 2008
BY Brian Baker | Posted 07/18/2008 (enlarge) Additional Images: 1 |   

Music: From the Stage to the Studio

Medeski Martin & Wood shake up industry methodology with 'Radiolarian' series

0 Comments · Thursday, July 17, 2008
BY Brian Baker | Posted 07/17/2008 Dee Dee Zoretic Medeski Martin &am  

Sound Advice: : The Weakerthans, Robin Trower

Upcoming concert previews of note

0 Comments · Thursday, March 27, 2008
The Weakerthans with AA Bondy and Christine Fellows Friday The Mad Hatter Punk has mutated from the days when it was little more than counting off a four and exploding into young, loud and