A new podcast of Vocalo’s Live From Studio 10 program has posted online, featuring Save The Clocktower. The episode features a live set and interview, and is hosted by The Music Vox on Vocalo host Jesse Menendez. Find that episode below, following Save The Clocktower’s recent interview on the CVU podcast, in support of their new album, Through The Glass.
CVU‘s Jaime Black recently guested on Jesse Menendez‘s Vocalo radio program, The Music Vox, to talk about the flux state of Chicago rock radio, the changing local rock landscape, and the response to last month’s Chicago rock scene Rockit.LIVE panelcast. Stream or download that Vocalo segment below.
Vocalo radio segment Live From Studio 10 has posted nearly 30 live performance sets from artists who have played live on the radio program. Sets range from Chicago talent like Apteka, Loyal Divide, and Yawn, to Kids These Days, Scattered Trees, Gold Motel, and many, many more. Find that abundant live audio archive below.
This week on the ChicagoVerseUniteD audio podcast: Jesse Menendez of Vocalo and WBEZ! In an interview recorded at the Vocalo studios, the host of The Music Vox discusses Vocalo on WBEZ, which kicks off this Saturday, February 18th from 8-10PM on 91.5. The radio DJ also discusses his goals with Vocalo and WBEZ programming, giving a voice to Chicago citizens and neighborhoods, and how his programming will involve Chicago artists. Stream or download that podcast below.
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Continuing a summer filled with live performance clips, another pair of Company Of Thieves studio session treatments have hit the web. First up is a second posting of footage from the act’s recent visit to Vocalo‘s Music Vox program, which finds the group delivering passionate live renditions of “Death Of Communications,” “Nothing’s In The Flowers,” and “Gorgeous/Grotesque.” Also up now is the band’s set for Audio Tree, which clocks in at over an hour and features soulful and electrifying versions of cuts like “Queen Of Hearts,” “Look Both Ways,” “Modern Waste,” and more. Additionally, the audio from the set can be streamed at the Audio Tree site, while the group’s Daytrotter session is also online now . Find the Vocalo and Audio Tree features below, immediately following the group’s CVU podcast from earlier this summer.
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Because no one outlet can cover the entire Chicago music landscape, here’s what the premier talent tastemakers across the Chicagoverse and beyond have been up to lately.
-The vinyl release of A Lull‘s forthcoming debut full length Confetti, set to drop April 12th, is now available for pre-order through the Lujo Records Merch Online store.
-And finally, Fake Shore Drive was easily one of the first sites on the web to post Kanye West‘s new video for My Beautiful Dark Twisted Fantasy standout track “All Of The Lights.” For anyone who has yet to catch it, watch the clip below.