Category Archives: Tyler Jon Tyler

Some other good music from 2012

Last week I published my list of the best local releases of 2012. Today I’m writing about a few more that weren’t mentioned then, but were good enough to be cobbled together in a follow up list. I’m not yet … Continue reading

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Tyler Jon Tyler — ‘Loyal Caskets’; Mawrcrest — ‘I Know’

Seems like a good day to share new music, I suppose. I’ve got a pair of tunes for ya, actually. They’re the brainchildren of two bands playing separate shows later on this week [see below]. So eat ’em up and … Continue reading

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Handpicked shows for June 2012

The last time I did one of these — in February — I didn’t yet know whether a monthly handpicks column would become a “thing” here. Turns out it didn’t, and that’s great. I don’t know that I like the … Continue reading

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Tyler Jon Tyler — ‘New England Street’

I revisited Tyler Jon Tyler for only a teensy bit last night — honestly, a taste of a session — and so, for a good chunk of the day, today, I’ve had Tyler Jon Tyler on the brain. Particularly: “New … Continue reading

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Tyler Jon Tyler, Nones, The Runnies @ The Empty Bottle (2/14); Unicycle Loves You, Lightfoils @ The Empty Bottle (2/13)

I’ve long been partial to the Empty Bottle for good, cheap entertainment in Chicago. But a great string of kick ass — these back-to-back shows I’m just now digesting, as well as Radar Eyes’ record release and an Apteka/Secret Colours … Continue reading

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