ISSUE #63 / JUNE 6, 2019
THIS WEEK’S NEW RELEASES:
Sinkane / Dépaysé / City Slang
Rebecca Rego and The Trainmen / Speaking of Witches / Rebecca Rego and The Trainmen
Brvnks / Morri de Raiva / Sony , BRVNKS
Lisa Hannigan & s t a r g a z e / Live in Dublin / Hoop / Play It Again Sam
JR JR / Invocations/Conversations / Love is EZ
Apex Manor / Heartbreak City / Merge
Alexa Tarantino / Winds of Change / Posi-Tone
Rose Hotel / I Will Only Come When It's A Yes / Rose Hotel
Mellow and sunny indie pop from Atlanta based solo artist Jordan Reynolds, Rose Hotel is a project full of ambition. I Will Only Come When It's A Yes harkens back to an era of performers when folk expanded into full-blown, orchestrated beauty.
She’s hitting Hungry Brain on June 20th with local maven Uma Bloo! Tix are $10.
The Gotobeds / Debt Begins at 30 / Sub Pop
One of our personal favorite records of the week comes from Pittsburgh’s The Gotobeds. With Debt Begins at 30, they have poured cement on the foundation of their sound and built a beautiful indie rock monster that is unhateable.
Thanks to Sleeping Village from bringing these guys through on June 21st. Tix are $10. We can’t wait!
Eluvium / Piano Works / Temporary Residence
Her Crooked Heart / To Love To Leave To Live / Rachel Kay Rises
She brings her band to The Hideout this Sunday, June 9th in support of local lovely Jessica Risker. Tix are $10.
Protovulcan / Life is Twigs / Toy Moon
Raveena / Lucid / Moonstone , EMPIRE
Kishi Bashi / Omoiyari / Joyful Noise
Gemma / Feeling’s Not A Tempo / Double Double Whammy
Keller Williams / Add / Freeky Disc
red steppes / Arcs / Nika Aila , Native Cat , And Then After
Frank Iero and the Future Violents / Barriers / UNFD
A-WA / Bayti Fi Rasi / La Sis , S-Curve
Fujiya & Miyagi / Flashback / Fujiya & Miyagi
VEUVE / Fathom / Argonauta
Jesse Markin / Folk / Jesse Markin , VILD , Playground
Superchunk / Acoustic Foolish / Merge
To mark the 25th anniversary of their record Foolish, indie rock mainstays Superchunk have put out Acoustic Foolish, which is just what it says: an acoustic track-by-track reworking of the classic album.
Superchunk is hitting Thalia Hall this Sunday with local noise rockers Negative Scanner in support. Tix are $25.
Urochromes / Trope House / Wharf Cat
Christina Holmes / The Beautiful Struggle / Cove House
other notable releases
Remo Drive / Natural, Everyday Degradation / Record Label
*repeat repeat / Glazed / Dangerbird
The Nashville indie rock duo is opening for Black Keys and Modest Mouse on September 27th at the United Center. Tix are $59.50 and up.
Trixie Whitley/ Lacuna / Unday , N.E.W.S.
Gnoomes / MU! / Rocket
Jenn Grant / Love, Inevitable / Leovela
Electronic / Synth / Experimental
Damon Locks' Black Monument Ensemble / Where Future Unfolds / International Anthem
LISTEN TO THIS ALBUM BY AN IMPORTANT CHICAGO ARTIST!
ionnalee / REMEMBER THE FUTURE / To whom it may concern.
Yota / Strangers on Film / New Retro Wave
Americana / Folk / Jazz / Blues
Ian Noe / Between the Country / National Treasury , Thirty Tigers
He is playing Square Roots Fest this July!
H.C. Slim / Sings / Svart
Stevie Redstone / Shot in the Dark / Stevie Redstone
Rory Gallagher / Blues / Universal , UMC
Charlie Collins / Snowpine / Mirror
Duff McKagan / Tenderness / UMG , Universal
The Guns N’ Roses bassist stretches his soul at Thalia Hall with Shooter Jennings in support TONIGHT, June 6th. Tix are $41.65.
R&B / Hip Hop / Reggae / Soul
Rock / Metal