Talib Kweli at Double Door, 4/13/13

Because I write about music a lot, I end up going to a ton of shows throughout the year. For the most part I enjoy it and try to have fun even if I don’t really know the music I’m hearing. Every once in a while, you see someone who is truly head and shoulders above everyone else. Last year it was Springsteen-this year it’s … Continue reading Talib Kweli at Double Door, 4/13/13

Chicago Roots Collective 4th Annual Showcase

The greatest thing about the Chicago Roots Collective is the diversity of the bands involved. It’s what allows them to hold showcases like this once a year, and not feel like they’re just repeating themselves. A lot of the same bands played this year that also played previous years, but there were also some new ones to mix it up. They moved from Elbo Room … Continue reading Chicago Roots Collective 4th Annual Showcase