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All posts by RachelAngres

Jessica Pratt

Jessica Pratt: July 19, 2013 in Chicago

Jessica Pratt opens for Julia Holter in Chicago with a set that is demure and poignant and just what the crowd needs after a busy Pitchfork weekend. [...]

July 23, 2013 Shows
Scout Niblett

Video of the Day: Scout Niblett “Gun”

Snow White at a theme park? Scout Niblett loads into character on "Gun." [...]

June 13, 2013 Video of the Day
E Friedberger

Eleanor Friedberger: June 7, 2013 in Chicago

Eleanor Friedberger may best be known as one-half of the Fiery Furnaces but performing songs from "Personal Record" live, she comes into her own. [...]

June 11, 2013 Shows
Thao live at Lincoln Hall, Mar 29, 2013

Thao and the Get Down Stay Down: March 29, 2013 in Chicago

With the record release so fresh and Thao out of the spotlight for so long, it was a pleasant surprise to see a packed Lincoln Hall waiting for her in Chicago. [...]

April 3, 2013 Shows
Sam Crain

On the Line with … Samantha Crain

It has come full circle, actually. Musically I've been reverting back to Songs of the Night, an album that had a sort of indie style. [...]

February 13, 2013 Articles, Features, Interviews
Sarah Register and Andrya Ambro

Tour Stop with Talk Normal

Since their beginning in the mid-2000s, minimalist noise pop had been Brooklyn-based duo Talk Normal’s staple. Their sound is a mere pledge to a no-wave noise that the two have crafted and perfected into a genre of their very own. Sarah [...]

November 21, 2012 Articles, Features, Interviews
theoceanfloor

Video of the Day: The Ocean Floor “My Shelf”

Bucolic and unusual, “My Shelf” represents the utter silence of true bewilderment. Portland-based indie orchestra The Ocean Floor premiered the incredible video, the song coming from their November 27 scheduled fifth album—the Single Girl Married Girl release Falling Star Castle. Directed [...]

November 13, 2012 Video of the Day
grass widow

Grass Widow: November 8, 2012 in Chicago

The Empty Bottle, while seemingly a perfect setting for the West Coast indie-punk darlings Grass Widow, was nothing else but well attended. The night’s lineup was sloppily arranged with Wet Hair and two other not-so-memorable opening bands deemed “Riot Grrrl,” a label that Grass [...]

November 10, 2012 Shows