We’re always on the lookout around here for new musics and bands. And despite what you might think, sometimes we find good ones. We recently just came across a new outfit of familiar faces from Chicago called Circles. And – even though it seems to primarily be a recording project or studio band – shit is sounding like Springtime to the max. The band is comprised of former members of France Has The Bomb, The Ponys, Holy Ghost, and Football and has us excited to hear what they’ve got lined up next for us. You can check out a new track - “Curses” – right down there. It’s jangly and poppy and right under the 3-minute mark so I think that means it meets all requirements for being a “solid pop song”. Here’s to hoping for a physical release sometime soon since it doesn’t seem likely we’ll catch them in the flesh and blood anytime…
Fresh off a nice little tour to Austin for SXSW with appearances at the Third Man Rolling Record Store and Jesse Baker’s ripper of an Exit-In showcase (not to mention their well-deserved attention from NME earlier this month), the babes from Bully are back with an excellent second single, which is poised to sell out more quickly than the first….
Daniel Pujol isn’t only our main man, our mushy gushy, sexy scary nightmare in shining amour. He’s also once of this city’s most vital artists, and he’s got a new album coming out. The record’s called KLUDGE, and though it doesn’t hit the streets until May 20, we’re throwing a little shindig to celebrate its…
We told you on Monday that we would have some big news for Freakin’ Weekend coming up, and the time has come. To start things off, above this lil chunk of text is our poster for this year. NO, it doesn’t say Freakin’ Weekend anywhere on it. NO, it doesn’t list any of the bands….