Miriam Benjamin, Chicago Maroon


Summer Breeze Was Frozen, Let it Go

If Jeremih can party in Vegas the night before Summer Breeze, fly cross-country, and blow through a bang-up performance at Summer Breeze, bitching about the weather seems unreasonable. Look to Jeremih’s example. Be more like Jeremih.

Diet Cig is Noah Bowman (drums) and Alex Luciano (vocals, guitar).

Fuck Your Ivy League Sweater!

“Frontwoman Alex Luciano’s lyrics and stage banter brought a careless femininity to Diet Cig’s pop-punk music—not normally a femme-friendly genre.”

PANGEA shifts tectonics at Subterranean

“I came back having spent an hour jumping up, forwards, backwards, and sideways to songs that I really like. It was mindless fun, to be sure, but the show reminded me that there’s virtue in mindless fun.”