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Sister Nancy at Millennium Park Summer Music Series

by Teagan O'Connor
Friends, family, and neighbors alike gathered at Millennium Park’s: Jay Pritzker Pavilion for the sixth of ten free shows in their Summer Music Series. Funkadesic, along with, The Kingston Allstars, and Sister Nancy played a free concert at the modern and artistic amphitheater. In true Chicagoan fashion, the attendees filled the lawn from front to […]

What did Jaden Smith just do?

by Teagan O'Connor
Over the course of the past year, Jaden Smith has stepped out of the shadow of his family’s name and sparked conversations all over the music world. Known for his non-traditional career moves, the question, “what exactly is Jaden Smith doing?” crops up at every turn. Smith has shown a unique mindset when it comes […]

Dave Matthews Band: Live at Northerly Island

by Teagan O'Connor
On the second of their two night show in Chicago, Dave Matthews Band delivered an explosive set in front of the city skyline at Northerly Island’s Huntington Bank Pavilion.   As the sun set on Saturday June 30, the heat drenched crowd warded off the sun with their excitement of the show to come. From […]

How Harry Styles Is Single-Handedly Changing Fashion Advertising

by Teagan O'Connor
From an SNL debut, to starring in a new advertising campaign, dressed head-to-toe in Gucci, was the start of how Harry Styles navigated the music world as a solo artist. After One Direction’s tearful announcement of separation in March of 2016, it didn’t take long for rumors of the boys’ independent projects to circulate. Word […]

New Release – Pink Is The Colour of Unconditional Love

by Teagan O'Connor
Experimental pop-aussie, Gabriella Cohen has released her sophomore album: Pink Is The Colour of Unconditional Love.   Fans of the ascending Brisbane singer received her 2017 debut, Full Closure and No Details, with immediate infatuation. Being released first independently in Australia and shortly thereafter in the US via Captured Tracks — the same label that […]

New Release – Dr. Dog: Critical Equation

by Teagan O'Connor
Album Titles   Whether it’s a self-titled debut album, or the first release of new music in 5 years, an album’s name is the most pure way to get a peak inside a musician’s head. Are they saying, “I’m Harry Styles and this is my sound”, or are they cluing you into the spark that […]