Category Archives: Whisker Music

Saturday Night on the Square: The Pillowhammer and Mawrcrest (3/22)

The Pillowhammer I started the night out at the Café Mustache taking in some jazz and looking at clay masks staring back at me on the walls. I don’t normally seek jazz out but I had come to meet my … Continue reading

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Mawrcrest (f/k/a Whisker Music) @ Beat Kitchen (10/13)

In the same week I found out one of my first Chicago music loves would be playing a cheap show in the city, I also learned that that same group — Whisker Music – would be showing up with something … Continue reading

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Whisker Music @ The Whistler (11/2)

One of the first shows I covered in this space was for a three-piece that — going in — I knew little to nothing about. The band was Whisker Music and the venue, Beat Kitchen. Months have passed, and still … Continue reading

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Avi Buffalo, New Ruins, Whisker Music @ Schubas (10/20)

Sorry about that diatribe on that Band of Horses show review, guys. It was the culmination of everything I hate about going to big shows coming together in a perfect storm of ignorance and selfishness. It won’t happen again. Probably. … Continue reading

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Artist interview with Lena Rush (Whisker Music)

One of my favorites in Chicago, Whisker Music, is busy busy over the next few weeks. This week they’re playing at Schubas and Cole’s. And in early November, they’ll be at The Whistler. With that going on, I thought it … Continue reading

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Whisker Music – Whisker Music EP

Band: Whisker Music Album: Whisker Music EP Release Date: Summer 2009 Here’s what I really want to say about Whisker Music: Their EP makes me want to get my hands on a vinyl copy — if such a thing exists … Continue reading

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