A federal appeals court overturned some of Rod Blojevich's convictions. The suspicious death of Naperville resident Sandra Bland sparked a provoctative hashtag. Sound Opinions hosts discuss the next film for their movie night. Ayana Contreras plays music from the next Reclaimed Soul.
Cut Copy's electronic pop music is at the top of the charts in its home country of Australia. They're not quite that well known in the U.S., but they do play their share of large headlining gigs. This summer the group had one of the top billings at Chicago's Pitchfork Music Festival.
Jim DeRogatis isn't just WBEZ's music critic and co-host of Sound Opinions; he's also the drummer for punk rockers Vortis. For those who like their music loud, fast and in their face then, Vortis could be the ticket.
Titus Andronicus is an indie rock band from New Jersey. Of course that hardly scratches the surface with a group that named itself after one of Shakespeare's minor works and its first album after a Seinfeld joke.