Assistant Features Director Sarah Brooks sits down with Chicago artist Cole DeGenova in the CHIRP studios to talk shop about influences, the transition from classically trained jazz musician to his current sound, the importance of Chicago's music scene for musical growth and collaboration, and of course, playing for the President of Switzerland.
The Districts graced the Riot Fest stage for the first time in 2018. Features Director Miranda Phelps caught up with the guys after their set to talk roots, politics, activism in action, and 90s uncle vibes.
Features Director Amanda Roscoe Mayo sat down with Milwaukee’s pop-punk darlings Direct Hit! at Riot Fest in the wake of their latest LP release “Crown of Nothing”. The band talks animated videos, super fans, DIY community outreach, and bad dad jokes.
Featuers Director Amanda Roscoe Mayo caught up with Alyse Vellturo after her set at Riot Fest. The moniker for her music is Pronoun and her the release 'There's No One New Around' you is a cathartic expression of heart break. In this interview Alyse talks about the evolution of the new record coming out early 2019, adding to the dialogue of her discography, a passion for indiependent record labels including her own, and more.