Following his spending the last half year touring the globe with his group
, Chicago MC The Electric has dropped a free new album this week. Titled Pugs Atomz Enjoy, the 16 track hip hop effort can be streamed or downloaded via the Soundcloud player below, or as one file by clicking through on the linked album title.
Pugs Atomz – Enjoy
Because no one outlet can cover the entire Chicago music landscape, here’s what the premier tastemakers across the Chicagoverse and beyond have been up to lately.
- has posted the new single from Heave Media ( Lupe Fiasco above), entitled “Words I Never Said.” Find that here.
features show host Local 101 interviewing Chris Payne , My Gold Mask , and Secret Colours . Catch that tonight at 9PM on Fashion Bomb . Q101
Tonight at 9PM on Q101′s @: interviews with @, @, & @!
-A new episode has gone up at the
, featuring a live performance from Chicago’s own JBTV site . Urbanites . Watch that now
-Long running scene staple
has premiered the haunting new video for Alternative Press ‘s “Our Holy Ghosts.” The Felix Culpa . Catch that clip at their site
-Chicago event calender site
has posted an interview with Do312 frontman Kill Hannah about the much ballyhooed Mat Devine Spider-Man: Turn Off The Dark musical. . Read the singer’s thoughts here
-On a related note,
has posted an interview between Mat Devine and Buzznet frontman Smashing Pumpkins . Billy Corgan . Find out what the two Chicago artists talked about here
-Local hip hop source
has posted Fake Shore Drive Hey You Guys!, the new mixtape from , a young grouping that features Chicago MC The Electric . Pugs Atomz . Get on the new sound here
recently Loud Loop Press from reported on the new album , and White Mystery with posted an interview . Disappears
-Speaking of Loud Loop Press, site editor
was recently a guest on local DJ and Chicago music enthusiast Richard Giraldi ‘s Jesse Menendez program on Music Vox , as seen below. Vocalo
is looking for Chicago Mixtape . Get familiar with the site today in advance of its big Valentine’s Day launch tomorrow. music submissions from local artists
has released a Ruby Hornet Closed Sessions video for “Something New,” featuring and Chicago’s own Freddie Gibbs . YP , and Watch that now . download the session here
-Local live music video haven
has posted a new set of live clips from Secret Note Shows ‘s recent record release event at The Lifeline . Metro . Those are up for viewing here
-And finally, Columbia College Chicago label Aemmp Records has a new web home.
, and look for more on Aemmp this week, right here at Follow along with them on Tumblr CVU!