Need You Tonight – NorthRock 360 feat. Rotimi

Check out the latest track from the boys of NorthRock 360 – and it features a sweet hook from Rotimi! Oh, and you can see the duo live at Festival Cubano on August 4. Ok – can’t get the player to embed, so just check out the single here.

Happy Caturday

June Collabo recap: artist management & navigating the music industry

If you missed last night’s June Collabo music industry mixer, you missed out on a powerful panel of talent managers and bookers. Lucky for you, I took some notes of the key points they shared:   A LITTLE MORE ABOUT THE PANELISTS Each panelist has had amazing experience working with artists, major record labels, brands … Continue reading

June Collabo focuses on power of talent management & booking

This month’s COLLABO music industry networking event honors Black Music Month and will feature a great line up of Chicago’s top talent managers and bookers. Come out Wednesday night to get a dose of knowledge from: Coleen Spapperi, President of Starsounds Inc. This woman is connected with the Chicago music scene! She has more than 20 … Continue reading

Jordi Socias photography exhibit at Instituto Cervantes

I was all about being cultured this week, if I do say so myself. On Tuesday, I ended up at Instituto Cervantes for the opening of a new exhibit by Spanish photographer Jordi Socias. I was pleasantly surprised to see most of the shots capture a glimpse into everyday street life or celebrity portraits. And … Continue reading

Concert recap: Grazyna Auguscik & Paulinho Garcia in Chicago

I finally went to check out Grazyna Auguscik and Paulinho Garcia at the Old Town School of Folk Music last night, and it was a really great concert – perfect for a warm, June night. I wasn’t sure what to expect because I like Latin music, but am not that knowledgeable when it comes to … Continue reading

Movies in the Park back for the summer

Believe it or not, I’ve actually never made it to a Movies in the Park outing before. But I’m determined this year to do it! Metromix just came out with a listing of June movies, and you can check out the entire line-up here, but these are the films I really want to try and … Continue reading

Drizzy Drake’s Club Paradise comes to Chicago

Finally, the Club Paradise tour made its stop in Chicago this past weekend! Naturally, we had to arrive in style, so we decided to get a stretch Escalade to chauffeur us out to Tinley Park (cause who really wants to drive all the way out there anyways). After a couple detours, a bathroom break and … Continue reading