Exclusive: Clearance Public House Sessions

clearance.jpegLofi locals Clearance have more of their patented poppy alt rock coming out on our favorite record label run by a man who might actually be Bigfoot. To celebrate the Are You Aware 7″, which you can totally buy from Tall Pat Records right now, we’re premiering live sessions of three songs recorded in the Public House studio, including the A-side for the 7″ and two other songs (including a Soft Boys cover, “The Queen of Eyes.”)

View the full post to watch the three videos, and don’t forget to pick that 7″ up next time you’re seeing a show at Bric-a-Brac.

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Glamour Hotline’s Calling with a New Ep

Photo by Kyle Goldberg

I recently had the opportunity to sit down and talk to one of my favorite Chicago bands over spaghetti and garlic bread. Listen to their new EP on Bandcamp (or Spotify!) and read the piece for Bandcamp Daily.

I’ve always been partial to their fuzzy sassy grrl power musical vibes, but I really enjoyed the chance to delve into music business and branding strategy with the trio. If you’re in a band and you want inspo on collborating on an aesthetic identity, you’d be well served to check the interview out!

Glam Hot’s got two upcoming shows on the recently updated Store Brand Soda guide to all your DIY / indie pop / weirdo rock / punk af needs:

Gula Gila, Not For You, Ze’ev, Glamour Hotline
Mr. Roger’s Neighborhood
Sat, August 6 / 8pm / $5 / respect the space / ask a punk

Glamour Hotline, When Ships Collide, Roach Beach, Beachoven
Emporium Arcade Bar, 1366 N Milwaukee Ave
Tue, August 9 / 8pm / 21+ / free

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