Cadillac Duke is back with a new video for his track “Necessary”. Off of his upcoming project Dirty Bruce, “Necessary” is a play off of the situations that a lot of people are faced with on a daily basis. What’s necessary to live? For some the answer involves doing things that would make others shutter. Caddy is definitely doing his thing with the visuals, above you’ll see some of his brothers from the Legion including Auggie The 9th, Black Matt & Blakkass Wesley. Check out “Necessary” above and make sure to keep an eye out for Dirty Bruce.
Show You Suck is back with the 3rd visual for his new track “Gucci Mane”. Once again he links up with APJ Films to bring together another interesting concept. A few friends involved and all polka dot everything rounds out the video. It’ll be interesting to see what Show has in store for the final 2 visuals, peep #3 above and stay tuned for the 4th installment.
Location: 1366 N Milwaukee Avenue, Chicago
When: Thursday, May 22nd @ 9PM
Tonight, the Union Concert Series will pick up where it left off with a dope show at Emporium Barcade in Wicker Park. The event is FREE and will feature performances from Pivot Gang, Auggie The 9th, Hurt Everybody and Saint Millie; rounding out what should be an awesome night. This one’s 21+ and as previously stated, it’s fuckin FREE. If you’re looking for something to get into for your thirsty Thursday evening, look no further than Emporium.
You may remember that Show You Suck recently opened for Lil Dicky at The Concord Music Hall, well now we have a cool recap clip from J.Frank Visuals. As usual, Show lives up to his name as one of Chicago’s best live performers. Peep the clip above and be on the look out for a new track entitled “The Ring” tomorrow.
Location: 2447 N Halsted Avenue, Chicago
When: Thursday, April 10th @ 8PM
Tonight, Tonic Room will play host to the 8th installment of Heavy Rotation. The night will feature live performances from Show You Suck, Sulaiman, DK & Kolby Woods as well as DJ Iggy & DJ Step on the 1s & 2s. The Tonic Room is pretty much always 21+ and cover is usually only $5, both of which are the case for this event. If you’re looking for something to fill out your week, check out Heavy Rotation later tonight for what’s sure to be a good time.
Auggie The 9th dropped a dope visual earlier today via Twitter. The short clip features scenes from Auggie’s #GAWS show a little while back and we’ve got to say, it looks like it was a wild night. Within the visual, Auggie gives a few short words regarding how he feels about the local scene and how he wants the overall live experience to feel. This means a lot more awesome loft shows with some of your favorite artists, exciting to see this type of stuff. Minneapolis & Chicago about to do the Fusion Dance.
A tad late with this one, but On The Grind Management recently posted a dope recap visual for Mic Terror’s release party. The event was held at the Hard Rock Cafe in Chicago and featured live performances from Taylor Bennett, Caleb James, The Cool Kids and the man Mic himself. Peep the visual above and keep an eye out for more from Mic and the guys at Treated.
Show You Suck took to Twitter earlier today to release his new video for “Make-Out King” from Dude Bro. Directed and put together by Maxim Northover, the video is done entirely in stop-motion animation; featuring his oft-used skeleton character. This very well might be the first of it’s kind, click the link below and check out Maxim’s work. Peep the visual and keep an eye out for more from Show as he prepares to release BUMMER.
Maxim Northover: MaximNorthover.com
Chicago spitter and all around cool dude Auggie The 9th sent us his new visual for “GWS” earlier today. Directed by Connor Johnson, the visual is shot entirely in black in white with brief bursts of tie-dyed smoke; it definitely matches the overall sound of the record that it supports. Peep the video above and keep an eye out for more from Auggie.
Location: 2033 W North Avenue, Chicago
When: Friday, February 21st @ 8PM
Chicago’s own Show You Suck will be headlining a show at the Chop Shop tonight. Brought to us by the good guys at Movers & Shakers, the bill for this show features more than a few familiar faces. Nick Astro, the WHOevers, Death by Icon and Legit will all be taking the stage with special guests Rich Jones and DJ RTC also in the building. This one’s only $10 for a night full of dope music, if you’re in the CHI, there’s no better place to be.