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Cassius Tae makes music that stands out from the typical Chicago hip-hop sound. He’s as emotionally transparent as his music is captivating. And he consistently lays bare his feelings with expressive lyrics layered atop of crisp beats: music that appeal to a diverse pool of listeners in Chicago and beyond. Although continually drawing inspiration from […]

Easley Person is bringing his own flair to the Chicago hip hop sound…

Chicago-based painter and musician Palos de Santos didn’t start making music until 2019, several months after receiving a cancer diagnosis. Now, with two artistic disciplines, Palos de Santos’ palette of self-expression has been widened.

Chicago hip-hop artist NePH breaks down his inspirations, dream collabs and more.

We virtually chatted with Catho. about her creative process, influences and hopes for the rest of 2021…

Hiatus Kaiyote returns with new single and new album announcement…

Bekoe breaks down his top 5 Poised to Break Through tracks for March

Jill Hopkins chats with Demetruest about their new “DIRECTIONS” EP

Silk Sonic is the new joint project from Bruno Mars and Anderson .Paak – stream their first single now

Chicago-based Corbett vs. Dempsey Gallery plans to highlight the literary legacy of Sun Ra in a new installation, featuring books and a vinyl release. Sun Ra was an avant-garde composer and bandleader who was based in Chicago (alongside his Arkestra) for decades. He was light years ahead of his time in terms of both his fantastical […]