WBEZ | Kansas City http://www.wbez.org/tags/kansas-city Latest from WBEZ Chicago Public Radio en Making Movies on whiskey, touring and their sound http://www.wbez.org/story/music/interviews/making-movies-fighting-cock-whiskey-current-tour-and-their-sound <img typeof="foaf:Image" src="http://llnw.wbez.org/180972_10150138254040731_31594775730_8437918_7795950_n.jpg" alt="" /><p><p>Kansas City indie Latin rock band <a href="www.makingmoviesband.com" _cke_saved_href="http://makingmoviesband.com/">Making Movies</a> are on a tour that brought them through Chicago. They played three shows at <span>Estrella</span> <span>Negra</span>, House of Blues and Cobra Lounge, had their fix of traditional hot dogs and a &quot;power hour&quot; with Fighting Cock whiskey:)</p> <p>In other words, the tour has been a huge success. And as a culmination of their stay in the city, they joined Jesse <span>Menendez</span> on <span>Vocalo's <a href="http://www.vocalo.org/musicvox">MusicVox</a></span> to tell their whiskey story, talk about new songs, explain how their newest member percussionist / <span>keyboardist</span> Juan-Carlos <span>Chaurand</span> was crucial in shaping their current sound, and how they've been successfully growing a following in all parts of the country.</p> <p>They also treat us to two live acoustic performances of &quot;<span>Libertad</span>&quot; and &quot;<span>Tormenta</span>.&quot;</p></p> Sat, 05 Mar 2011 20:23:00 -0600 http://www.wbez.org/story/music/interviews/making-movies-fighting-cock-whiskey-current-tour-and-their-sound