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The Handsome Family "Woodpecker"

A few weeks ago we brought you the first single, "Spider", from the new album, Wilderness (Carrot Top Records), from The Handsome Family. The album drops next week, and the duo has released a video for the track "Woodpecker" and a new single "Owl".

If you have figured out the theme, the entire album is composed of songs named after different creatures. From "Eels" to "Glow Worms" to "Lizards", Wilderness is true to its name.

You can catch Handsome Family at Pritzker Pavillion on July 22nd at 6:30pm for a free concert. 


Sam Vicari "Heart Explosion"

Heart Explosion is the sophomore LP from the singer/songwriter and Alt-pop enthusiast Sam Vicari. What will thrill you about Sam is his honest approach to songwriting and his love for '90's indie rock.

You can catch Sam Vicari at Reggie's Music Joint on May 18th.


Smith Westerns "Varsity"

Smith Westerns will return this summer, June 25th, with the follow-up to their 2011 debut Dye It Blonde. Soft Will is being released by Mom + Pop.

Yesterday the band released the video for the album first single "Varsity". Currently, Smith Westens next local show will be Lollapalooza in August. 


Bevel "Twin Knowledge"

Bevel is back with their fifth installment, first since 2007's Phoenician Terrane (Contraphonic). Bevel has long been the psych-folk project of Via Nuon, but this album's supporting cast is 14 strong and filled with a collection of the city's best musicians including Joe Adamik (Califone, Iron & Wine), Nick Macri (Zincs, Horseʼs Ha), Phil Spirito (oRSo, Rex), Jason Adasiewicz, and Emily Cross. The new album, Twin Knowledge, is subdivided into four movements over 19 incredible tracks and will be released on June 6th.

You can catch Bevel at The Hideout on June 13th with Believers and Roommate.


Chance The Rapper "AcidRap"

Chance The Rapper is finally getting the national attention he has deserved for years, and it is all focused on his new mixtape "AcidRap".

The mixtape is haze of experimental beats, drugs, and guest spots from Ab-Soul, Action Bronson, Childish Gambino and Twista and more.




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