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XD Records First Annual Showcase

Tomorrow, Nov. 19th, at Reggie's the eclectic local label XD Records will hold their first annual showcase. The event will act as both a showcase and launch party for this exciting new label. The label currently has three Chicago bands on their roster and here is the line-up for the showcase. Bloody Knives (Austin, TX), bliss.city.east (Chicago), Music for Headphones (Philadelphia), Panda Riot (Chicago), Her Vanished Grace (New York), Lightfoils (Chicago), and 2060 Chiron (Philadelphia).

The entire event is only $8 and is of course 21 and over. Check out "How It Is" by Lightfoils below.

How It Is - mastered demo by Lightfoils


Great Gray Buildings @ Subt

Great Gray Buildings are releasing their latest ep Teleglow on November 17th and celebrating with a performance at Subt. The released a "Super Special Song" sampler on the 11th that in included a cover of "In My Life" by The Beatles. Dean Welch & The Rhythm Method is also performing and celebrating their recent release.


Noise By Numbers

Yesterday Solidarity Records released a new split 7" from our very own Noise By Numbers who team up the UK's The Magnificent. This is the band's second release this year and follow-up to their Jump Start Records debut Over Leavitt. The video below for the track "Disappointed" comes from that album.


Many Places Sign to Tandem Shop

Sam McAllister and Megan Frestedt continue to create and cull an outstanding local label and stable of talent, Tandem Shop, with the addition of Many Places this week. The main force behind Many Places in Kevin Rieg, and he is joined by Nick Godden and Matt Hennessey of Honest Engines to play live and record. Rieg's debut album is currently being mastered, and he made his live debut this place weekend. You check out acoustic version of a few of the tracks at the band's bandcamp page.


I Lost Control @ Double Door

Tomorrow night, November 16th, I Lost Control will lose control at Double Door for free. The show begins at 8:30pm and includes Burial At Sea and The Beez Neez. Below is a track from I Lost Control from their most recent EP Cones and Arrows.

MP3: I Lost Control "TWB"


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