Last Thursday Sound Opinions put on a mind-blowing event- they screened the movie Once then had the stars of that film (Glen Hansard and Markéta Irglová aka The Swell Season) perform their Oscar-winning song immediately following.
Fear not, triskaidekaphobia-istes! The Hit It Or Quit It Podcast is here to help ease you through it's potentially cursed and/or terrifying 13th episode with a line up full of sunny weather, west coast jams, and... well...
At last weekend's Pitchfork Music Festival we asked some of our favorite performers to play a few songs for us near Union Park. We figured performing next to the L was more authentic than sitting in a press tent (even if the trains made a racket when they went past).
What's that you say? The HIOQI podcast has made it through three whole months? And to celebrate they've pulled out all the stops and put together a boda fide CELEBRITY PODCAST-O-RAMA? For reals? FOR REALS!This week: - Tegan of Tegan & Sara talks choreography!
Obsessions and pleasures - guilty and otherwise - are the name of the game this week on the Hit It Or Quit It podcast: - Music critic and author, Michaelangelo Matos, steps aboard the podcast train to talk about the distinctly Minneapolis-ness of The-Artist-Once-Again-Known-As-Prince.
It's a landmark, folks - double digits. HIOQI turns 10 episodes old. In lieu of a clips show, we forged ahead with all-new awesome stuff... THIS WEEK: - Xenia, a 9yr old rock and roll force of nature gives tells us what's happening over at the Girls Rock! Chicago summer camp.
It's HIOQI #8! Excitement! - Ian MacKaye of The Evens, Fugazi, Minor Threat, Dischord Records, etc, etc, etc, etc, etc, etc, etc, talks about legendary Washington, DC, concert hall 9:30 Club in honor of its 30th anniversary.