60 Minutes Or Less: The Hasty Revelations Album

When I first brought the idea of Hasty Revelations to Rick Riggs at Handwritten, it was a purely selfish endeavor. How wonderful, I thought, to have bands that I love come in to the studio and play a song just for me. Of course, I would share these songs afterward, but for one hour, they were completely mine and no one else’s. Rick seemed to … Continue reading 60 Minutes Or Less: The Hasty Revelations Album

A Refresher On Why I Love Chaperone

Over the past few months I’ve written about a lot of artists and albums. Mostly, though, I’ve just written about Chaperone and how awesome they are. I realized just now that I never really posted my original piece on the band, a review of their 2010 EP Cripple King, which I named the best Chicago release of last year. So here’s that article (which can … Continue reading A Refresher On Why I Love Chaperone