Exchange of Energy

Tragedy & disasters occur through out the world, day to day, mostly out of our control. It’s uplifting and pretty bad ass that music is one of the things that can have such a positive impact and really make a difference. This was Vic Mensa’s Los Angeles show at the Teregram Ballroom last week. A…

Bang Bang

In case you didn’t get the memo, I would just like to resurface this wonderful gem who is, Lawrence Taylor. Attending South by South West is a wonderful experience for anyone, but to be able to showcase in front of people and give their ears a fresh, rich, and soulfully addictive sound is uncommon.  …

SX-CHI!

It wouldn’t be a true SXSW if I didn’t go to a show that supported amazing and talented fellow Chicago peeps!   During Austin’s South By, Sixth Street is where most of the madness lives, which made it not so surprising to find Golden! (MG&F’s front man Mike Golden’s new band) in the middle of…

Aloe Blacc

Jumping back to SXSW 2014, down in Austin, TX, where Aloe Blacc’s performance made it into my top ten favorite shows! His engaging and powerful voice sent waves through the crowd you could feel in your chest. At a small scale, more intimate outdoor venue the small but frantically enamored crowd of about 200 people waited patiently while…