Snuffed, the newest punk band on the scene, talks Chicago influences + goals for 2019

January 20th, 2019- Snuffed is one of the latest additions to Chicago’s impressive array of hardcore punk bands. Before their show at the Archer Ballroom, a DIY space in Bridgeport,┬áLocals Only met up with the members of Snuffed. Sprawled across the worn carpeted stairs of the Archer Ballroom and bundled up in flannels and thick winter coats, guitarist Aaron Schmitt, drummer Joe Brandenburger, vocalist Karly … Continue reading Snuffed, the newest punk band on the scene, talks Chicago influences + goals for 2019

Our Women Crushes in the Music Industry

Today is International Women’s Day, but let’s make one thing clear: while it’s great to highlight the achievements of one demographic of people once a year, it should not be ignored that women are achieving incredible things every. day. of. the. year. However, why not take this opportunity to draw some extra attention to the women/femme identifying people in Chicago’s music scene? Here’s our list … Continue reading Our Women Crushes in the Music Industry