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Chicago Indie Rock Fans http://photos4.meetupstatic.com/photos/event/2/f/f/a/global_1452282.jpeg 20070322
Chicago, IL 60606

Location:

Chicago, ILUSA 60614
Hometown: Detroit, MI

Member since:

December 18, 2010

Introduction

I've been into indy rock for awhile, since the early 90's (before the term was really coined) and would like to meet with other like-minded people and watch/listen to some good music together.

What are you listening to lately?

Cold War Kids, Miike Snow, Air, Belle & Sebastian, Mates of State, Plants & Animals

How did you find out about us?

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  • james

    Chicago Indie Rock Fans

    one. last. thing. i swear. just wanted to be sure that you didn't forget to check out the vandelles, since you like BRMC. i sooooo dig these guys. layers and layers of heavy, psych rock goodness!! here's one of my favorite songs, "lovely weather": http://youtu.be/XYZh8VdNjiU­­

    Mar 16, 2014 10:02 PM
  • james

    Chicago Indie Rock Fans

    doh! here's the link...
    http://bandcamp.com/?g=folk&s=top...­­

    Mar 16, 2014 8:49 PM
  • james

    Chicago Indie Rock Fans

    hey jim...check out this page. it's for bandcamp. we talked a little bit about it the other night, but this link will take you specifically to the *discover* section. just click on a genre, like hip-hop, and up pops eight bands (there's actually more, just click the next page), and you can listen to them by clicking on the album cover. it's so easy! i spend a lot of time doing this, and i loooooooove it. give it a try, and let me know what you think!

    Mar 16, 2014 8:49 PM
  • Jarett Burke

    Hi Jim, thanks for joining TTTT! Looking forward to seeing you at one of our events!

    Oct 16, 2012 11:13 AM
  • Jennifer

    Chicago Skeptics

    (BTW...I'm not actually trying to categorize you...non-skept­ics are certainly welcome!)

    Jan 09, 2012 11:27 PM
  • Jennifer

    Chicago Skeptics

    Welcome! If you think of yourself as a critical thinker, you may already be a skeptic and not even know it :). Critical thinking and awareness of ones own cognitive biases and a love of learning are key. See you at the party (which will be more party than skeptical)

    Jan 09, 2012 11:26 PM
  • james

    Chicago Indie Rock Fans

    zunior.com. check it out for bi-weekly, free, canadian ditties! they're not all gems, but it's worth checking out!

    May 01, 2011 1:09 AM
  • james

    Chicago Indie Rock Fans

    oh, and here's the other band that i mentioned, gus gus. there were eight people in the band, with half of them dedicated to video production. i saw them at the metro, and it was pretty damn amazing. the band that opened for them was lamb, which is *another* band you must hear! for now, here's a remix of my fav gus gus track, "polyesterday":­ http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=hVNJc4...­­

    Apr 08, 2011 12:25 AM
  • james

    Chicago Indie Rock Fans

    how's eight minutes and four seconds for epic? yah, since you like air, i think you might like this band from back in 1997, starseeds. check out this song, "parallel life": http://youtu.be/AuGzaXulG_g­­

    Apr 08, 2011 12:18 AM
  • GeeeMan

    you've been to the light side. Now welcome to the dark side. mmmWWwahha hahh ahhh ahhhhhhhhhhaaaa­aaaaah

    Jan 14, 2011 7:51 PM
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