Ethers, Dark Tea, Maria Jacobson (Fran)

Ethers

Dark Tea

Maria Jacobson (Fran)

Sat, April 6, 2019

9:00 pm

The Hideout

Chicago, IL

$8/$10

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Ethers
Ethers
Ethers are a Chicago “supergroup” featuring former members of Heavy Times, Outer Minds & Radar Eyes. Ethers' eponymous debut album (out August 24th) is full to the brim withragged, soulful rock and roll, heavy on hooks, with stark arrangements and sticky melodies that hang with an unexpected resonance. Peppered with cynicism and charm, the album yearns with a hopeful ache for better days ahead.
Dark Tea
Dark Tea
New York City based songwriter Gary Canino, submits to you a generous collection of country-inflected music under the Dark Tea moniker that honors the past while looking ahead. There is, as they say, a little something for everyone. With Dark Tea, Gary emerges as a scientist does from her lab, having cracked the formula. The formula? Honor the listeners’ desire for both danger and comfort. And so, when a melody starts to wander from the marked trail, Gary soothes the listener’s ear with a simple one-four (“Variable Reward”). And so, when ambling verse figure disorients the listener, it repeats until she feels at home in it (“The Bird’s Nest”). And so, a long verse finds punctuation in a tasteful punchy chorus (“No Notifications”). The album also contains no fewer than three truly great guitar solos, including one from Meg Duffy’s Hand Habits on “Rollin’ Back The Dial”.
Maria Jacobson (Fran)
Maria Jacobson (Fran)
Sexy rock u can cry to.
Venue Information:
The Hideout
1354 W. Wabansia Ave
Chicago, IL, 60642
http://www.hideoutchicago.com