Rosemary fills us in about Dave Pride's new project, their upcoming debut album, and more.
Patrick catches up with Larry Gates about his recent work with InstaGates during the time of COVID-19.
John previews the upcoming C-U Folk and Roots Winter Weekend slate of shows.
Rob Krumm, one of the chief organizers of the C-U Folk and Roots Festival, kindly answers some of John’s questions about this year’s festival.
Austin sits down with Pelican’s Trevor De Brauw in advance of their show at the Loose Cobra on Friday night.
John speaks with David Spelman, Artistic Director of ELLNORA: The Guitar Festival, about its origins as well as this year’s themes and performers.
Stephanie interviews Evan Bartel ahead of his show at Pour Bros for their one year anniversary celebration.
Sal chats with Kenna Mae Reiss of Relevator about their journey so far as this new-ish Americana five piece.
Austin interviews Zoe Willott and talks about her project, zzo, which delivers some excellent dreamy indie pop tunes.
This week, I spoke with Tristen, an up-and-coming singer-songwriter, to talk about her newest release before she plays The Rose Bowl Tavern on August 8th.
Audiofeed Festival is back this holiday weekend, and here's a look at what you can expect from the fest this year.
ELLNORA is back again, and Smile Politely sat down with Krannert Center's Mike Ross and Bridget Lee-Calfas to talk about how the festival celebrates diversity, inclusivity, and exceptional guitarists.
In our Music section, you can find a wide variety of coverage on our scene — whether it is a review of a local artist’s new album, a preview of an upcoming performance in C-U, or something in between — we’ll keep you up to date.