the Whistler
Thursday, July 3, 2014 - 6:00pm

RAWS is an intimate party held in a small club in Tokyo, where underground beatheads unite. After a live performance by a jazz band which gets recorded, the beatmakers have an hour to chop up the freshly recorded sample, flip it, and make a beat right there on the spot.

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the Whistler
Sunday, September 1, 2013 - 4:00pm

We kept plans for this party secret, announcing it just the day before it went down. We started early and there was a line to get in the entire time. Why? Did you read the line up above?!

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Sweet Hot Soul

The Shrine
Thursday, August 29, 2013 - 8:00pm

We were very honored to be the first to present Miles Bonny live to Chicago since he is a longtime favorite artist of ours. Although his music has been well known and respected around the world for many years, it was about a month before he came to Chicago that his freshman album, ‘Lumberjack Soul’, was recognized by BoomBox as being one of the ‘25 Most Slept-On R&B and Soul Records of the Last Decade’.

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Cuerators and FEX present Hiatus Kaiyote

Double Door
Tuesday, March 19, 2013 - 6:30pm

This event that we put together with our brothers at FEx, was pure magic. As you may know, winters in Chicago are brutal but, on this particular frigid Tuesday evening, in front of a sold-out crowd, Hiatus Kaiyote played for Chicago for the very first time during their first trip to the US. 

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Get Some!

The Whistler
Thursday, November 8, 2012 - 8:30pm

To celebrate our first anniversary, we wanted to showcase music the way we like it: excellent and without boundaries. We invited two DJs that we thought embodied our beliefs through and through: present new music that deserves to be supported by more people and to blow the dust off of some forgotten gems. Our guests were DJ LeFtO and SHRED.

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