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Is Chicago’s Music Scene Under Attack?

by Ben LaScola
Corporate Interests Challenge Chicago Indie Culture:   If you follow the Chicago music scene, you may have read about development group Sterling Bay and their proposed, “Lincoln Yards” project.  Sterling Bay wants to transform over 70 acres of defunct industrial land along the Chicago River between the Lincoln Park and Bucktown neighborhoods into “commercial and […]

Weird Radar Review: Not All Heroes Wear Capes – Metro Boomin’

by channaweird
Earlier in the year, Metro Boomin‘ mentioned retirement, but little did we all know, he was still firing up some savage songs. I’m a fan of Metro Boomin’ and the production work that he does, with his famous, “If Young Metro don’t trust you, I’m gon’ shoot you” producer tag. I was hoping that he wouldn’t […]

Marshmello & Kane Brown Team Up to Release Song in 2019

by Ben LaScola
Marshmello and Kane Brown have recently announced that they will release a song together in 2019, according to tweets from both musicians.   On November 22, Marshmello tweeted: I’m thankful that me and @kanebrown have a song coming next year — marshmello (@marshmellomusic) November 22, 2018 Brown, the 24-year-old Georgia native replied: It’s to real….. […]

Tyler, the Creator Takes On Christmas Music

by Bridey Jones
Yes, that’s right! The profane rapper has toned it down a little for the holiday season. Tyler, the Creator released new music for Illumination and Dr Seuss’ The Grinch movie. It is interesting but, also undeniably cool that they chose a rapper like Tyler to create music for a children’s movie. Is it even possible […]

Mark Ronson and Miley Cyrus Release “Nothing Breaks Like a Heart”

by Ben LaScola
Miley Cyrus and Mark Ronson on Thursday released a new single called “Nothing Breaks Like a Heart.” The song is the first single from Ronson’s upcoming solo record; his first since 2015’s Uptown Special. In a recent BBC interview, the prolific producer described the album as one filled with “sad bangers” that will be equal […]

An XXXTentacion TV Show? No Thanks!

by Bridey Jones
The infamous dead rapper XXXTentacion is apparently getting his own TV show. Base Entertainment opened a casting call for the TV pilot, and a lot of people are getting excited about it. Others, however, realize the potential dangers of creating the show. It is fairly well known that XXXTentacion has a history of abuse and […]