Ajani Jones has been staying busy the last few months. Since the release of Cocoons six months ago he has steadily put out music videos, released new merch and rocked stages all across Chicago (notably Pitchfork Music Festival with label mate Kweku Collins).… Continue Reading
Over the last 13 years Pitchfork Music Festival has become one of the most important and highly curated music festivals in Chicago, which says a lot considering that Chicago has the most summer festivals of any city in America. This… Continue Reading
Kweku Collins’ newest track “Sisko and Kasidy” is a summer love anthem. Linking up for another collaboration with fellow Closed Sessions artist Ajani Jones, this is his first release of 2018 and it perfectly captures the heat of the summer… Continue Reading
Earlier this month Ric Wilson, known as both an artist and an activist around Chicago released his newest EP, BANBA (Black Art Not Bad Art) and with it truly established himself as a key member in the Chicago Renaissance movement.… Continue Reading
Out of the blue, Kweku Collins released something new last night, very much under the radar. Taking it back to his, high school days, Kweku had “Meet Halfway” running around in his head, recorded it at home, and uploaded… Continue Reading
Here’s a few shots by Cooper Fox showing the high energy hustle that is South By South West. Featuring live performances, quite backstage moments, and everything in between.
Ajani Jones released his new EP today, Cocoons. As the title suggests, transformation and growth is a large theme for the new project. “Cocoons is a project about growth. Evolving as a human and as an artist,” Ajani said about the… Continue Reading
“Always bout my bills, no Bill Cosby.” The only things certain are death and taxes. Just below that are other things we can begin to count on every year, the LTAB mixtape has become one of those things. For the last… Continue Reading