1. Guest Mixtape: Dessa



    We’re extremely excited to have Dessa back in Chicago next weekend. After an amazing New Year’s Eve show at Lincoln Hall, she’ll be back for two nights with Anticon’s WHY?. Ahead of that, she kindly put together this 13 track mix of some of her favorite songs. Enjoy below and grab some tickets for next weekend here.


  2. Oxford & Co. have arrived in the U.S. and are making their Americana Festival debut next weekend, check it!  

    SATURDAY 20th September: THE AUSSIE BBQ The 5Spot

    SUNDAY 21st September: ‘The Sister City Jam’

    RIYL:  Father John Misty, Ray Lamontagne, Paolo Nutini

    Take a listen to the Oxford & Co EP.



  4. Excited for Motion City Soundtrack’s turn tomorrow with the Converse Rubber Tracks concert series.  Sold out show at Music Hall Of Williamsburg!  

    Also, the killer artwork you see here was done by Jose Berrio


  5. POS just added to the Sunset Strip Music festival in Los Angeles on the MURS316 Stage on Sunday September 21st.  For more information, http://ssmf.com/


  6. Vic Firth Artist Spotlight with our very own Celeste “C.C.” Spina of Little Hurricane! Watch and learn!

    Then, want to drum using the sticks CC uses? The VF5AN, right here!


  7. Motion City Soundtrack will be headlining the next Converse Rubber Tracks Live concert on Thursday, 9/4 in Brooklyn @ Music Hall of Williamsburg. Tickets are FREE and available here.

    Check out Converse’s Rubber Tracks program and studio, too, when you’re able.  They’re doing some really cool things:  Converse Rubber Tracks


  8. Our very own little hurricane has been nominated for Five San Diego Music Awards!

    The SDMA was created 24 years ago to celebrate the diverse music community coming out of San Diego - and little hurricane was the proud 2011 winners of “Album of the Year” - Homewrecker, Best Alternative Band, and Best Alternative Album - Homewrecker

    This year, little hurricane is in the running for:

    Artist of the Year

    Album of the Year - Gold Fever

    Best Alternative Album - Gold Fever

    Song of the Year - “Sheep in Wolves Clothes

    Video of the Year - “Sheep in Wolves Clothes

    Stay tuned - we’ll see how they do when the Awards are presented Monday, October 6th


  9. Check out the brand new video for The Wild Wild song “The Island


  10. little hurricane performs “Sheep in Wolves Clothes” acoustic while riding in an elevator during the work day at the NBC Universal office building in Southern California.  Recorded for an Esquire Live Session.