CHIRP Radio is celebrating its Factory Sessions live performance series with a special screening night at The Owl. The event will showcase two of the series’ recent episodes with long-running art-rock collective ONO and Chicago post-punk trio Luggage. In addition to the screenings, the night will feature a special live performance by the band ADT (feat members of ONO).
The event will take place at The Owl (2521 W. Milwaukee.) on Wed May 4th and is FREE to the public (21+). The organizers of the series and members of its production team, along with the featured artists, will be on hand to discuss the project.
Hot off the heels of the release of their debut album Sun (Automatic), Chicago post-punk trio Luggage joined us in our factory studio building to record this exclusive live session. The band is made up of Michael Vallera on guitar & vocals, Luca Cimarusti on drums, and Michael John Grant on bass. This session was recorded on location at the CHIRP studio building by Mike Lust of Manor Mobile Recording. Video of the session was captured & edited by Big Foot Media.
1. Desert Color (0:13)
2. Sun (4:54)
3. Nothing to Know (9:51)
4. Bright Life (14:35)
Recorded and engineered by Mike Lust (Manor Mobile), this session features James Hoare on guitar/vocals, Jack Cooper on guitar/vocals, Neil Robinson on drums, and Anthony Cozzi on bass. Video and editing by Big Foot Media.
Chicago singer/songwriter Daniel Knox performed four exclusive new songs from his upcoming self-titled album out onChicago’s Carrot Top Records on February 24th. Recorded and engineered by Mike Lust (Tight Phantomz, Lustre King), this session features Chris Hefner on saw & melodica, Paul Parts (Village) on bass, Jason Toth (The Handsome Family) on drums, and Daniel Knox on vocals and keyboards...