Crain’s Chicago Business
How Bloodshot Records has lasted so long
Almost famous: The story of the Vertebrats’ “Left in the Dark”
When the Who came to town: Concertgoers recall the Who’s shows on June 15, 1967, at the Cellar in Arlington Heights and July 31, 1968, at the New Place between Cary and Crystal Lake.
Wilco (The Hubcap)
Interviews: Mekons / Richard Thompson / DJ Clark Weber / Bettye LaVette / Grace Slick / Wanda Jackson / Colin Blunstone of the Zombies / Eleventh Dream Day / Robbie Fulks / Tony Bennett
Best Chicago Albums of the 2010s: Scroll down for my write-up about Gone Away Backward by Robbie Fulks. And here’s my top 10 ballot.
Daytrotter takes some of its favorite bands to the far reaches of the Midwest
A CD series collects Illinois music from the past century
Wondering Sound Gonerfest 2014: Review