Wednesday, October 30, 2019

FashionBar LLC is pleased to announce THE SHOPS which is an extension of THE SHOWS and THE MARKETPLACE during Chicago Fashion Week powered by FashionBar LLC. The Shops is a platform used to elevate fashion brands both local and national by entering the consumer market during the Holiday Season at The Water Tower Place.

VONAVI feat Run Rivers - Regrow [Official Video]

VONAVI Breathtaking New Video for

Debut Album REFLECTION out November 8th

Behind Miranda Lambert's Wildcard', an original short film chronicling the making of the country superstar's forthcoming 7th album, comes exclusively to Apple Music on Monday, November 4th.

Behind The Song: "The Weight" (Part 1) - Playing for Change

Behind The Song: "The Weight" (Part 1) - Playing for Change: Get an inside look at how 'The Weight' Song Around The World came to be with songwriter Robbie Robertson and PFC producer Mark Johnson.

In this episode of Behind The Song, we sit down with songwriter and former member of The Band, Robbie Robertson,  and PFC producer Mark Johnson, to talk about “The Weight.” Get an inside look at how this Song Around The World came to be…

Melanie Fiona - It Kills Me

Melanie Fiona two Grammy wins in 2012 for Best Traditional R&B performance and Best R&B Song for her role as performer and co-writer on the Cee-Lo collaboration, “Fool For You,” the songbird reached new plateaus in music, reinforcing her longevity in the music industry.

Tuesday, October 22, 2019

  Challenging the Status Quo  Through the Lens of a Camera


Illinois Holocaust Museum’s Forthcoming Special Exhibition  Activists and Icons: The Photographs of Steve Schapiro  On View October 7, 2018 - October 27, 2019 

Renowned Chicago-based photographer Steve Schapiro has given history a human face throughout his career, contributing images to Life, Look, Newsweek, Rolling Stone, Vanity Fair, and numerous other publications. 

 “For me, there’s no difference between photographing a celebrity and a migrant worker. You’re always looking for a picture with emotion, design, and information.” - Steve Schapiro

Omama Bomthandazo



"The album verges on beatific, with songs that are soft and bright and agile." - Rolling Stone

Music Film Fashion Blog

Thursday, October 17, 2019

               MoonJune Records  announces  SIRKIS/BIALAS IQ - Our New Earth

Liner notes by Bill Bruford

Tuesday, October 15, 2019

The Bongo Hop (ft. Cindy Pooch) - San Gabriel [Official Video]

World Music that can not be denied as a musical treat for the ears The Bongo Hop. The Bongo Hop is French trumpet player Etienne Sevet,. aka The Bongo Hop. He is joined by global musical friends to weave unique sounds and grooves to modern afro - Caribbean music. When you hear this music it make you want to dance!

The Bongo Hop will be performing at the Old Town School of Folk Music for the World Music Wednesday Series on November the 6th Time: 8:30 PM

For more information on the show and others explore


Monday, October 14, 2019

Saturday, October 12, 2019

Black Violin - Showoff

Black Violin combine aggressive beats with the drama of classical music on their new single “One Step,” taken from their upcoming album Take The Stairs out November 1st. The duo continuing to break down barriers between genres of music.

Explore their music at

B. Allison

Friday, October 11, 2019

So Beautiful - Original by Opal Staples

Chicago's own emerging artist Opal Staples is a singer, songwriter and actress (Chicago Fire, Empire), Staples vocals shows she is powerful true force of nature, that brings a sweet sound to the material she covers whether original or covers. Opal Staples will be performing at THE CHICAGO CULTURAL CENTER for epic showcase of up-and-coming local talent where artists will each perform live for A&R executives. October 26th Noon - 4PM.

Opal Staple is someone you will want to hear live if you like good R&B & Soul music. Explore her music at

Music Film Fashion

Wednesday, October 9, 2019

                     At Work Sports Bar & Grill | Tuesdays | Elk Grove
                     We'd like to invite you to share your music at this 
                     fun, live-music venue. Weekly!
                    Tuesdays / 8:00 - 11:00 
                  190 E. Higgins Rd., Elk Grove, IL - 60007

Tuesday, October 8, 2019

                                      LatinX Chicago Fall 2019 closing night fashion show

LatinX Chicago Fall 2019 Fashion 

Monday, October 7, 2019

Hiromi Uehara - Voice - Jazz à Vienne 2011 - LIVE HD

Hiromi Uehara, known professionally as Hiromi, is a jazz composer and pianist born in Hamamatsu, Japan. She is known for her virtuosic technique, energetic live performances and blend of musical genres such as stride, post-bop, progressive rock, classical and fusion in her compositions.

If you like jazz explore her music further at

Music Film & Fashion Blog


Joe Taylor Video "Here and Gone" - (Official Video)

Joe is a singer and songwriter, originally from Toronto, who now calls New York home. "Soulful", "Evocative" and "Awe-inspiring" are words that have been used by fans and music critics to describe the Joe Taylor live experience.


Foy Vance - "Burden" (Acoustic)

Foy Vance is a Northern Irish musician and singer-songwriter.


The Paper Kites - Bloom (Official Music Video) The Paper Kites are an indie rock-folk band from Melbourne, Australia.

Thee Oh Sees - Full Performance (Live on KEXP)