Courtesy of Chris MillsYou can take the kid of out Collinsville, Illinois, but you can't take Collinsville out of the kid. A certain sense of Midwestern, small-town alienation pervades the music of singer, songwriter and orchestral pop obsessive Chris Mills, even as his music has grown more c ... More >>
First, the good news: Dance-funkateers NOMO -- and In Tall Buildings, the moody-songwriter offshoot from that band's Erik Hall -- are opening for Malian musician Vieux Farka Toure at the Billiken Club. Nomo will also be playing at Vintage Vinyl's record store day festivities.
Now, the bad: ... More >>