janelle monae photo by erika goldring for my spilt milk

[Marisa Clogher, Kate Reed, Alex Rawls and photographer Erika Goldring contributed to this wrap-up.

arctic monkeys photo

Arctic Monkeys were the band everyone was supposed to know in 2013, but festival crowds today don’t se

Thunderpussy Photo

Hard rock has not always been built for women, but Thunderpussy is changing that.

mumford and sons photo for my spilt milk by erika goldring

Friday marked a very sincere start to the 20th anniversary edition of the Voodoo Music and Art

Lizzo Photo

It is disrespectful to describe Lizzo as “only” anything.

hannibal buress photo

Some celebrities would take a humiliating arrest and issue a public apology.

Ravyn Lenae, Sticky single cover

Ravyn Lenae is climbing the list of Chicago artists currently dominating the music scene, and is a must-see set at

lily allen in New Orleans by steph catsoulis for my spilt milk

Recently, My Spilt Milk photographer Steph Catsoulis has been busy, shooting CHVRCHES last week at the Joy Theater and Lily Allen this w

My carpool crew got a later start Friday morning than we’d hoped, so we missed some must-see acts.

father john misty photo

“YOU FUCKING ASSHOLE,” a woman in the audience screams.

Molly Burch photo

Molly Burch helped listeners cope with their break-ups, but now she’s helping them cope with th

kanye west snl art

Kanye West is the last old school rock star. Who else will go to the same crazy extremes?