On Friday, September 30, Demo Division released their debut EP, “Wish You Were Here.” The punchy, pop rock debut arrives just four months after the group released their first single, but don’t let the current, cohesive sound of these four tracks fool you — this record was actually seven years in the making. Continue reading Demo Division Wishes You Were Here
It was at this show that I really got a feel for the local scene and what local scenes mean to everybody. I was happy singing with my friends and making new ones, too. However, the best part of the whole experience was that there were people of color defying stereotypes left and right. Continue reading D. I. whY not?
Hello Chicago! I’m excited to present locals only’s first Melodic Monday! Check back every Monday to hear the latest tunes from local bands. To celebrate our first post, today you get double the music with TWO bands: Death of Self and Bad Jokes. Death of Self is a speed punk band made up of members from the city’s western suburbs. The Truth, the band’s debut … Continue reading Melodic Mondays: Death of Self and Bad Jokes