Sunday in the Park: A Sit Down with Michael Santana of Café Racer

Photo by Elo Goodington // The first time I hear Chicago based band Café Racer, I’m not really listening. My attention is turned more towards my social media than the stage. But as their shoegaze-y set slowly progresses, I begin to look less and less at my phone until it’s tucked safely in my back pocket.… Continue reading Sunday in the Park: A Sit Down with Michael Santana of Café Racer

Fletcher Shears of Puzzle: We Talk His New EP “Tighten The Reins”

Photo courtesy of Fletcher Shears // Where in the world do you find Fletcher Shears? You could find him beating the shit out of his drum kit, on stage somewhere in Europe with his twin brother playing in their experimental punk band The Garden. You could also find him quietly fiddling with a keyboard in his bedroom… Continue reading Fletcher Shears of Puzzle: We Talk His New EP “Tighten The Reins”

An Interview with Andre Hyland: Writer, Director & Star of Indie Flick “The 4th”

With a bright Midwest kid smile and a mop of curly hair (at times adorned by retro striped sweatband), Andre Hyland is a man of many titles. Writer, director, actor and comedian to name a few. I was first introduced to Hyland’s work at the Sundance Film Festival last year. I had the once in… Continue reading An Interview with Andre Hyland: Writer, Director & Star of Indie Flick “The 4th”