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Anybody listening? I am... to the War on Drugs, John Moreland and Stu Larsen

There are times when my friends ask me for music recommendations… bands they should check out, albums they should buy, shows they should attend. And then there are times when they don’t ask me at all, but I get so excited about a song or a concert that I hijack a dinner conversation to rank my favorite tunes off the new(-ish) Jason Isbell & the 400 Unit album (It’s true; I basically did that. 833 more words


Julie Byrne @ Schubas 7/20

New Yorker Julie Byrne is coming to Schubas next Thursday, and it promises to be quite the show.

Byrne just finished off a European + US tour in support of Whitney and Kevin Morby and is ready to head back out on tour with Johanna Warren who guested on three songs from Byrne’s latest album  39 more words

Concert Preview

'This car is the clean plate club' - Singer Fiona Grey joins me for sausage at Roma's

Household-name-waiting-to-happen pop singer Fiona Grey joins me for an Italian sausage at Roma’s Italian Beef & Sausage (4237 N Cicero Ave, Chicago, IL 60641). I had the Hot Doug’s Atomic Sausage Combo and fries… and holy crap, it was good. 185 more words


An Unlikely Night with Co-Stanza

By now many of you know my love of music, and if you didn’t, well, now you know. I music everyday from dawn to dusk and genre to genre. 441 more words

Music Is Life

Gang of Youths plays Chicago for the first time

Gang of Youths’ introduction to the Australian music scene came in 2015 with the release of their debut album The Positions and 2016’s EP Let Me Be Clear. 355 more words

Concert Shots

Live from Studio 435: Jennifer Hall

The incredibly talented singer-songwriter Jennifer Hall returns to The Download to talk about her new music, singing the National Anthem at Wrigley Field, being a part of the big “ 136 more words

The Download