The story of this weeks featured artist, Milky Chance starts in an advanced music course in the 11th grade when Clemens and Philipp met. After only two shows together the two decided to cut there first low budget basement studio album, titled Sadnecessary. Shortly after they decided to release a single, “Stolen Dance” on YouTube… and well the rest is history. To find out when Milky Chance is coming to a city near you follow them on Twitter @milkychance
This week’s artist of the week is an experience in itself. Currently touring select cities in North and South America, Tame Impala is a must see band. Front man and songwriter, Kevin Parker is responsible for recording every instrument on every track. Though he has a band with him when he tours, Tame Impala has a very unique sound. With only two albums out so far, there’s so much more to look forward too. Follow @tameimpala
For this weeks featured artist we are doing something a little special in light of our upcoming Chicago Takeover show next week. The show highlights some of the best upcoming EDM DJ’s out of the windy city. Chicago is arguably ground-zero for the growing popularity of EDM in the United States. In a era when “everyone’s an EDM DJ”, these artist have been able to successfully separate themselves from the pack as some of the best of Chicago! Make sure to check out Milk N Cookies, Win & Woo, PHNM, Kings of Class, and Freak Island as these top Chicago DJ’s take over Columbus next week! GET YOUR TICKETS HERE!
This weeks featured artist, is a group fairly new on the music scene. Wild Cub has one album, “Youth” released in January 2013. They recorded the album out of a self-made studio in Nashville, but don’t let that fool you. Dewitt, the founder of Wild Cub, has experience scoring films along with a solo career. This five piece produces a variety of sounds on “Youth,” ranging from electro-pop to more alternative rock vibes. Check out “Thunder Clatter” and “Colour” to see what Wild Cub is all about. Follow @wildcub