Chicago, Illinois Caravan of Thieves describe themselves as "gypsy swinging serenading firebreathing circus freaks," and their music as "gypsy-flavored songwriting" matched with high intensity performance. Formed in 2008, the band started with couple Fuzz and Carrie Sangiovanni casually blending and harmonizing their voices, which led to the creation of beautiful music with a bohemian touch. They soon added … Continue reading Caravan of Thieves at Old Town School of Folk Music
With music influences such as Saint Etienne and Air, listeners easily anticipate the unique and the lovely from this experimental band who have now toured North America and Europe. Their set at the Schubas Tavern was a serene night, with their music keeping us afloat around that dimly lit room.
Chicago, Illinois UK-based dream pop band Fear of Men is composed of Jess Weiss on vocals and guitar, Daniel Falvey on guitars and keyboards, and Michael Miles on drums. They started in 2011 and released their debut album Loom in 2014. Armed with synth, distortions, and charm, the Brighton band recently graced Chicago with a remarkable … Continue reading Fear of Men Live at Schubas Tavern
It is so refreshing to hear four young Chicagoans create wonderful music, perhaps taking some of us back to our younger years. The night reached an entirely new super-awesome level when a special guest shared the stage with them. Click on this post to find out who it is!
It was surreal to see Purity Ring perform live, and we were jumping to the awesome music of Run the Jewels by the time my birthday eve came around.