Duke & Jones Drop Massive Single "Vacancy"

On a devilish tear through 2019, Duke & Jones continue to impress the most adamant fans in the music industry. With their latest release “Vacancy” the standards are bound to be through the ro. This track is an outstanding reflection their signature production encompassing earthy/organic synth choices, & minimalist production, …

Cannabis To Become Legal In Illinois With Governor's Signature

It’s been an exciting time these past years seeing more and more states legalize recreational and medical cannabis, and others move to decriminalize on their way to full legalization. For a majority those who listen to music, the herbaceous plant ten enhances the experience and make festival food more palatable. …

Virgil Abloh's Pioneer DJ collab to be displayed at a museum

Multi-faceted artist Virgil Abloh has designed his own CDJ and mixer in collaboration with Pioneer DJ that will be displayed at Chicago’s Museum of Contemporary Art. The transparent CDJ-2000NXS2 and DJM-900NXS2 were first revealed on Abloh’s Instagram and later debuted at his Coachella DJ set. Now the collab will be …

Virgil Abloh Joins Forces with Pioneer for Transparent Off-White Inspired CDJs

Virgil Abloh is never one to do things by the status quo. The founder Off-White™ and newly appointed Men’s Artistic Director Louis Vuitton is also a DJ, and so frequently uses the Pioneer CDJ-2000NXS2 and DJM-900NXS2 combination. It seems as if the standard design the hardware wasn’t quite enough for Abloh …

North Coast Announces 10 Year Anniversary Lineup And New Location

It’s hard to believe that Chicago’s own North Coast Festival is celebrating its 10th anniversary this year. This gem a music festival just announced the artist lineup and new location. This year’s headliners are and Major Lazer. Additional acts include Jauz, , , Flux Pavilion, i_o, Big Wild, Gorgon City …

Gesaffelstein Announces Fully Fledged US Tour Following Coachella Performances

Following the release his new album and before his first performance at Coachella a week ago, fans were skeptical Gesaffelstein. Would it be the same sort poppy mish mash on HYPERION, or would it be a return to his original style, or somewhere in between? Thankfully, the answer was about 80/20 …

​Chicago's new transit station will feature on-site DJs

Following a massive $280 million overhaul, Chicago’s Red Line 95th Street Station has unveiled a “first of its kind” performance space at the new bus and train station that comes paired with its very own radio station and DJ booth. Chicago-based artist and community activist Theaster Gates has partnered with …

Listen to a new Director’s Cut version of Frankie Knuckles classic ‘The Whistle Song’

A new album from the production duo Director’s Cut, comprising Frankie Knuckles and long-time collaborator Eric Kupper is coming out this spring on SoSure Music. It features some of the last works ever made by Frankie before his passing in 2014. This weekend marked the five year anniversary of his …

​New York named essentially the most thrilling metropolis on this planet

The annual index created by the worldwide publication Time Out has topped New York City because the world’s greatest metropolis in 2019. Based on surveys of greater than 34,000 individuals in 48 totally different cities all over the world, the index indicated that The Big Apple was essentially the most …