Tag Archives: Indie

Snail Mail, Varisty, and Lala Review

Author: Hayley Snell A chilly winter night was no deterrent of indie music fans, who braved the weather to wait in line for a sold-out show by Varsity, Lala Lala, and Snail Mail at The Metro in Chicago. After fans … Read More >

Snail Mail Show Preview

Author: Hayley Snell The end of 2018 marked the end of a significant and successful year for Lindsey Jordan. Recording and performing under the name Snail Mail, Jordan has spent the last year dazzling indie fans with her truthful and … Read More >

Manchester Orchestra/The Front Bottoms Preview

Author: Owen Bacskai On Wednesday, December 5th, the stage at The Sylvee will be the backdrop for what will undoubtedly be a high-energy, genre-bending night of music, as a tour co-headlined by Manchester Orchestra and The Front Bottoms lands in … Read More >

boygenius Show Review

Author: Nathan Haimowitz Boygenius, in their show just before Thanksgiving break, illuminated a packed Sylvee. Their four hour extended set left few dry eyes among a largely student-filled crowd. boygenius photo by Morgan Winston The artists who comprise the supergroup, Lucy … Read More >

boygenius Show Preview

Author: Nathan Haimowitz Having just released their first EP in October, indie rock supergroup boygenius is set to hit the Sylvee stage this Friday, November 16th. The group, a joint project comprising Julien Baker, Phoebe Bridgers, and Lucy Dacus, has … Read More >

Wild Nothing Show Review

Author: Hayley Snell When my friends and I told our Uber driver we were headed to the Majestic Theatre to see Wild Nothing, he gasped. He told us that he loved their music and wished he was going. He promptly … Read More >

tune-yards/U.S. Girls Show Preview

Author: Jordan Madden Madison is in for a special treat on October 26th when two of the world of alternative-pop’s most intriguing acts are set to perform at the Majestic. Thanks to the 4AD label for sharing these incredible acts … Read More >