[RH Photos] Riot Fest 2015

The Academy Is... performing at Riot Fest 2015

Photos by Vanessa Bly Riot Fest changed the festival game this year in a big way; it’s been the fest’s largest number of one-off reunion acts ever. With The Prodigy, Ice Cube & Special Guests covering Straight Outta Compton, Snoop… Continue Reading

Top 10 Bands to See at Riot Fest 2015

Rancid Riot Fest photo taken by Geoff Henao

Header by Geoff Henao As Riot Fest inches closer to it’s biggest and baddest debut, it’s time for you to know what to sing during this year’s fest. Changing the scenery from Humboldt Park to Douglas Park, we hope to… Continue Reading

[Review] Antarctigo Vespucci: “Leavin’ La Vida Loca”

Album art for Antarctigo Vespucci's "Leavin' La Vida Loca"

At first, Leavin’ La Vida Loca by the indie folk-inspired punk duo Antarctigo Vespucci seems less reminiscent of Chris Farren and Jeff Rosenstock’s main projects (Fake Problems, Jeff Rosenstock) and more of Antarctigo Vespucci’s first EP, Soulmate Stuff. Establishing Antarctigo Vespucci… Continue Reading

[Playlist of the Week] 10 Songs for America

Classic photo of Bruce Springsteen

Beers, burgers and the good ol’ US of A. While it’s obvious these past couple of weeks have been filled with both good news and bad news in our country, last weekend marked the 239th birthday of the United States. Country songs… Continue Reading

[Playlist of the Week] 10 Blockbuster Hits of the Summer

Ted 2

With summer right around the corner, film buffs everywhere are gearing up for the soundtrack releases. While most people aren’t interested in scores, we’ve found the small light with familiar songs being featured on each film’s respective OST. In no particular order,… Continue Reading