All posts from Frazier

Jeremy Frazier is the editor-in-chief of Soundfuse, an online magazine based in Chicago.
  • Russian Circles, Colin Stetson at Pritzker Pavilion

    Capping off the Downtown Sound series of concerts at Pritzker Pavilion was a band that I simply never imagined would play at Pritzker Pavilion. And not because they’re not big enough; Russian C... Sep 10, 2014 - No Comments

  • Interview with David Murphy of Seven Arrows (formerly of STS9)

    Earlier this year STS9 announced they were parting ways with longtime member David Murphy. While STS9 has moved on and continues to rock all over the country, it’s been quiet on Murph’s e... Sep 03, 2014 - No Comments

  • Disclosure (DJ Set) at The Mid

    [Words by Junu Phillips] “School night” DJ shows are never easy. That’s witty lingo, meaning “Wednesday” for us working-types. Especially if you’re barely over the... Aug 27, 2014 - No Comments

  • Umphrey’s McGee at Ravinia

    One massive party… at Ravinia? I’d never been to this gorgeous venue before, but I was under the impression that it was a buttoned-up kind of place. I guess that goes out the window when ... Aug 27, 2014 - No Comments

  • Jack White at Auditorium Theatre

    [All Photos by David James Swanson courtesy of Jack White] There’s this weird thing going around lately: the idea that rock music is dead. What a crock of shit. Sure, it might not be the 1970s ... Aug 27, 2014 - No Comments

  • Otter Presents: Particle & Friends on the Spirit of Chicago Yacht

    Phish came back to the city so Otter Presents was back on the lake. For the second consecutive year Chicago got the treat of a Phish after-party on the Spirit of Chicago yacht. But when it comes to... Aug 26, 2014 - No Comments

  • Interview with Michael Berg of North Coast Music Festival

    — I’ve been all about North Coast Music Festival since day one. Before Soundfuse was even a thing, and well before I knew what things like “media access” and “gen pop... Aug 26, 2014 - No Comments

  • Interview with Jamie Shields from theNEWDEAL

    Now that you have a couple shows under your belt, how is theNEWDEAL 2.0 feeling to you? It feels great. It’s a little bit like where we left off, but not really. In terms of comfort level we got b... Aug 21, 2014 - No Comments

  • Ten Acts You Gotta See at 2014 North Coast Music Festival

    — It goes without saying that you should see Bassnectar, STS9, and Snoop Dogg at North Coast this year. No-brainers, all of them. And, let’s be honest, North Coast is a rager, so you... Aug 21, 2014 - No Comments

  • Phish at First Merit Bank Pavilion (Saturday)

    [Photos by Chad Smith] The show within the show. More than any other band, Phish crafts completely different experiences from set one to set two. The first always seems to just set the table for the ... Aug 12, 2014 - No Comments

  • 2014 Pitchfork Music Festival (Friday)

    Friday night’s headliner Beck It’s about time that everyone stops lazily labeling Pitchfork a “hipster fest.” What does that even mean? It sure as hell isn’t the ‘... Aug 12, 2014 - No Comments

  • Umphrey’s McGee and The Motet at Red Rocks

    After you’ve been pounding down beers in the lot for hours, the walk up to Red Rocks feels longer than anything. Once you reach the top of the lot the climb up the road only gets steeper. Then ... Aug 12, 2014 - No Comments

  • Preview & Ticket Giveaway: FIYAWRAPPER + Otter Presents – BATTLESHIP Funk Jam (North Coast Music Fest After-Party)

    All of our favorite promoters in Chicago collaborating on an after-party during the best weekend of the year?!? In the words of Clay Davis: sheeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeit. There are a slew of badass after-p... Aug 11, 2014 - No Comments

  • Festival Preview: 2014 Riot Fest at Humboldt Park, Chicago, IL

    The best got saved for last this year in Chicago. Well, as far as major music festivals are concerned. Riot Fest has been climbing the ladder in this city for a few years now, and with the lineup the... Jul 30, 2014 - No Comments

  • Stream/Download: Mark Farina – Country Club Disco Podcast 001 w/ Golf Clap

    One of the hottest DJ groups of 2014 is coming in hot straight out of Detroit. Golf Clap is doing some huge things this year, namely launching their Country Club Disco label, in addition to releasing... Jul 29, 2014 - No Comments

  • Umphrey’s McGee at Boulder Theatre

    [Words by Nathaniel Lutes] Is there any better way to celebrate America’s birthday than to see your favorite band in an amazing town with tons of great friends and lots of recreational cannabis? Th... Jul 29, 2014 - No Comments

  • 2014 Electric Forest Festival

    This was a completely new & different festival experience for me. After attending the past three Electric Forests as a member of the media, this year I was brought on board as a staff photographe... Jul 29, 2014 - No Comments

  • Stream/Download: theNEWDEAL’s Podcast 001 – Live Set from 7/12/14

    It didn’t take long for a live recording of the revamped version of theNEWDEAL to surface. Clocking in at just over an hour, this set contains only one (1) track, which is a huge version of ... Jul 17, 2014 - No Comments