ALL ARTISTS / CHICAGO

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A. BILL MILLER

Chicago / Emporium
A. Bill Miller, also known as 'gridworks1', has exhibited his abstract ASCII drawings, animated GIFs, browser-based compositions, and videos around the world, and regularly performs live audio/visuals using custom software patches in traditional gallery exhibitions as well as art, technology, and music festivals.

ANAMANAGUCHI

Chicago / Emporium
Anamanaguchi makes hyper-active, hyper-positive 8-bit jams that epicly wail with guitars and drums.

ANDREW ROSINSKI

Chicago / Multiple Locations
Andrew Rosinski is an artist and filmmaker whose work engages in a variety of ...

ANTHONY ESQUIVEL

Chicago / Multiple Locations
I move design + Characters. Currently I’m freelancing from home, or whoring ...

BLUE HAWAII

Chicago / Secret Location
Part of Montreal's fertile electronic pop scene, Blue Hawaii is the work of Raphaelle Standell-Preston (also of the dream pop band Braids) and Agor (aka Alexander Cowan)...

BONZIE

Chicago / Secret Location
The songs on Bonzie’s debut full-length album, Rift Into The Secret of ...

CAKES DA KILLA

Chicago / Secret Location
A new force in the LGBTQ hip hop scene, rapper Cakes Da Killa is known for his aggressive, raunchy raps over minimal beats.

CHAZ EVANS

Chicago / TBA
Chaz Evans makes performances, installations, and software that investigate ...

DARREN KEEN

Chicago / Secret Location
31 years old / Ginger / Hairy / Tattooed / Stinky / Drugs / Weed / Travel / ...

DIFFERENT SLEEP

Chicago / Secret Location
21 year-old Cali-Chi transplant, effortlessly borrows from and blends the d...

DISTAL

Chicago / Primary Night Club
Distal is an already established 28-year-old veteran of Electronic music. ...

DJ PLUTO

Chicago / Primary Night Club
I started listening to electronic music as a kid. My older brother was very much into the new wave / new romantics sound of the 80's...

DJ SLUGO

Chicago / Primary Night Club
From the beginning, Thomas “DJ Slugo” Kendricks was influenced by his ...

DOSS

Chicago / Secret Location
「_ B . A . B . Y . 아기 」 MOOD :: SLEEPY AGE :: ?? CRIME :: TRUANT ...

DRMBT

Chicago / TBA
DrmBt is the audio and visual design output of Vincent Theodore, a Chicago ...

EQUATOR CLUB

Chicago / Primary Night Club
Equator Club is a Chicago based Producer/DJ and co-founder of Them Flavors. ...

GOD VOL. 1

Chicago / TBA
Chicago electronic duo of Laura Callier (Gel Set) and Nicole Ginelli (N.i.c.o.l.e). Heavens secrets exposed. Tips for the afterlife. Debut EP forthcoming.

GROUNDISLAVA

Chicago / Primary Night Club
Emerging from the endless summers of Venice, CA to teaming up with Shlohmo, ...

IVAN MATHY

Chicago / Primary
Ivan Mathy is an interactive/motion/software/visual designer freshly imported ...

JAUO

Chicago / TBA
Boy that Say is a Chicago based sound designer, producer, and performer. His ...

JEREMIAH MEECE

Chicago/Secret Location
Jeremiah Meece makes up half of Chicago production duo The-Drum, whose dark and ...

JIMMY WHISPERS

Chicago / Secret Location
Up and Coming Artist From The Windy City Of Chicago. The Name Is Jimmy Whi$per$

JOE JEFFERS AND SHANNON STRATTON

Chicago / Multiple Locations
Joe Jeffers and Shannon Stratton are Chicago, Il and Chesterhill, Oh based arts ...

JON CHAMBERS

Chicago / Multiple Locations
Jon Chambers is a Chicago based New Media artist whose work focuses on the ...

JUKETASTROPHE

Chicago / Secret Location
Juketastrophe is a Chicago-based DJ whose live sets have been described as ...

KAYCEE CONAWAY

Chicago / Multiple Locations
Kaycee Conaway is a Chicago based video and performance artist. She recently ...

L-VIS 1990

Chicago / Primary
London-based DJ, producer, co-founder of Night Slugs label, L-Vis 1990 (James Connolly) has been releasing a singular brand of club music free of rules and genres...

LAURA JANE FRIEDMAN

Chicago / TBA
laura/jane is a traveling artist, producer and veteran curator of Chicago's swampy basement scene. Her live sets are centered around voice, employing positive feedback loops with minimal drum and synth.

LINDSAY BAILEY

Chicago / Primary Night Club
Lindsay Bailey is a house and techno DJ out of Chicago with an affinity for ...

MACHINE GIRL

Chicago / Emporium
Created in an underground labratory by a secret society of buried Atari video games...

MIKEQ

Chicago / Secret Location
One of the leading figures in NYC’s long-running Vogue scene, MikeQ's spine-snapping productions and DJ sets are seriously in demand ...

MYKKI BLANCO

Chicago / Secret Location
Mykki Blanco is the stage name of American poet and performing artist Michael ...

OTPHJ

Chicago / TBA
OTPHJ is a media material project based in Chicago. http://vimeo.com/92942348

PATRICK BOBILIN

Chicago / TBA
Patrick Bobilin is a video artist and musician leading a production team ...

POTIONS

Chicago / TBA
Electronic drone experimental lo-fi spacey Chicago.

PRINCESS NOKIA

Chicago / Secret Location
Princess Nokia is a musical collective lead by twenty-two year old Destiny ...

REES URBAN

Chicago / Primary Night Club
Born in Detroit in 1977, Urban moved to Chicago at an early age and soon took a ...

ROMANCE

Chicago / Emporium
Romance is involved in Chicago's Drum & Bass scene as well as the recently ...

SAMUEL H GOLDSTEIN

Chicago / Multiple Locations
Samuel H Goldstein is a multi-media artist based in Chicago, IL. Best known for ...

SEABLAZE

Chicago / Emporium
Seablaze is based in Chicago. A Fantasy Inspired Sonic Architect In Training'.. ...

STARFOXXX

Chicago / Secret Location
Starfoxxx, the production alias of Chicago artist David Beltran pirated ableton ...

STREET BEAT DJS

Chicago / Secret Location
A team of DJs committed to playing the best in underground and underrepresented ...

TEEN WITCH FAN CLUB

Chicago / Secret Location
TEEN WITCH FAN CLUB, puts BOP and J-14 through a kaleidoscope, aiming to honor ...

TRAXMAN

Chicago / Primary
One of Chicago’s most important and versatile juke and footwork producers for more than two decades, Traxman (aka Cornelius Ferguson) is co-founder of the Geto DJz clique and member of Teklife crew...