Ladies First – History Will be Made at Chicago’s Country Lakeshake Festival
Feb22

Ladies First – History Will be Made at Chicago’s Country Lakeshake Festival

As one of the hottest festivals in Chicago, Country Lakeshake Festival will be bringing a brand new meaning to the phrase, “ladies first.” On Friday, June 21, 2019, Country Lakeshake Festival will make history as the first major country music festival EVER to dedicate an entire day to female artists. SAY WHAT?! In a time where females are getting controversially less radio airplay than their male counterparts, it’s...

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Broseph’s NEW Single “Some Things” is a Delight You Need to Hear
Jan13

Broseph’s NEW Single “Some Things” is a Delight You Need to Hear

Once in a while, you’ll hear a song that resonates so well with your innermost memories and thoughts that you’ll catch yourself reminiscing and nodding your head while the rest of the world melts away for 3:44 seconds. That is guaranteed to happen when you listen to Broseph’s latest single, “Some Things.” The band of “bros” had their hands in writing “Some Things,” which always makes it extra...

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How Disappointment Turned into a Blessing For Jacob Powell’s Music Career
Sep01

How Disappointment Turned into a Blessing For Jacob Powell’s Music Career

Rising country artist, Jacob Powell, played on the Whiskey Jam stage at the 2018 Windy City Smokeout in Chicago, Illinois. Prior to his performance, I caught up with Powell to chat all things music. He divulged on his early days as a musician, and how a tremendous disappointment in his career turned into a blessing that led him to where he is today. We’re at The Windy City Smokeout; this weekend’s home for the best beer,...

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Eli Young Band and Tyler Rich Captivated Chicago in Sold-Out Show at Joe’s on Weed
Aug20

Eli Young Band and Tyler Rich Captivated Chicago in Sold-Out Show at Joe’s on Weed

Joe’s on Weed Street in Chicago, Illinois, was home to another sold-out show featuring Eli Young Band headling, with Tyler Rich as the opener, on July 27, 2018. This was a stand-out night with two spunky* artists providing a night full of captivating entertainment. Tyler Rich has been named a CMT Listen Up Artist, and after watching him perform at Joe’s, I can see why. His set contained some fiery new songs, such as...

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10 Bests of Windy City Smokeout
Jul28

10 Bests of Windy City Smokeout

The fifth annual Windy City Smokeout kicked off a three-day weekend full of the best BBQ, beer, and country music, nestled by the Chicago River and offering beautiful views of the Chicago skyline. Though there are several country music festivals throughout the nation, the Windy City Smokeout isn’t another cookie-cutter country music festival; it is known to non-stop WOW all of your senses and you’ll leave feeling...

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