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Cleveland Avenue

Here’s my interview with Chicago pop punk band, Cleveland Avenue. I saw these guys perform a little bit ago and they knocked my socks off! Their stage performance was 10/10 and I highly suggest seeing them live. Today is the release of their new Ep “True Love Is Just Not A Pizza Tattoo.” Congrats dudes …

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Bad Planning

Here’s my interview with Alex Crook vocalist for Bad Planning. We had a lot to talk about from local bands to new music. They have a split EP with Semester Abroad coming out Oct 11th and the pre save link is down below. Bad Planning has an upcoming show at the 105 in Naperville, IL …

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Belmont

I caught up with Belmont last night at their Chicago date. I had a fun time chatting with these guys. We talked about new music, changing labels and local bands. They still have some dates left on their tour which will be listed down below. Belmont is so energetic live and get the crowd going. …

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Heartfelt

Here’s my interview with Chicago’s post emo band, Heartfelt. I had fun chatting with these guys. We talked about new music, shows, and so much more. They have a show August 15th in Glenview, IL, a benefit show for non-profit RAICES (show poster down below). I highly suggest going. I hope you enjoy! Click on …

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Porcupine

Here’s my interview with Chicago’s hardcore band, Porcupine. We had so much to talk about from their East Coast tour to constantly releasing music. They have a couple upcoming shows, one in Michigan and one in Chicago (show posters down below). Definitely go check them out, all their links are down below, enjoy! Click on …

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Authentic Pines

I saw these guys a few weeks back and let me tell you, they’re killer live! It was my first time hearing and seeing them. I knew I wanted to interview them. So here’s my interview with Authentic Pines where we talked about Chicago’s local scene, favorite shows they’ve played and the meaning behind their …

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Division Point

Here’s my interview with Division Point. These guys are dope and I had a great time chatting with them. We talked new music and how they incorporate their culture into their music. Go show them some love and all their links will be down below, enjoy! Click on BOLD to access their links Instagram- @divisionpointband Facebook- @divisionpointband …

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Dad Hat

It was long over due for an interview with Dad Hat but we finally did it! Not only are they a band but these are the homies. I’ve known Brian and Axel for a couple years now. Much love for those guys. No up coming shows or music out yet but they do have a …

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Livin’ Live show

Last weekend on June 8th, was the first Livin’ Live Teen show case. Along with a conference for teens to ask panelists questions about the music industry. The five panelists included Seth Dodson, production director for Chicago’s music festival Pitchfork. Mike Boyd, director of publicity for Thrill Jockey. Mike LeMaistre, talent buyer at Jam Productions. …

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Brian Sees Stars

I met with the guys in Brian Sees Stars and we talked new music, local bands and where they got their name from. Right now, no upcoming shows but keep an eye out. All their links will be down below and enjoy! Click on BOLD to access their links iTunes- Brian Sees Stars Spotify- Brian Sees …

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