Author Archives: Joshua Secrest

Local Band Republic Of Lights Has What It Takes

Republic of Lights is a local rock band from chicago that appears to have the ingredients to jump into the mainstream.

Catchy and driving pop rock.

Download their  album free of charge!


and check out their bandcamp!

A Tribute to The Original Band Called Death

Every once in a while, Something amazing happens in the world of music, such as the Beatles, or Nirvana.  Even more  rare are stories of bands that should have been given their due long ago, back in the golden age …

Camp Kind Is A Small Festival With Good Vibes


Come Check out the local artists and Camp out for a 3 day event that’s in everyone’s budget!

Camp Kind is an Annual 3 Day Festival in Waterman IL, where people of all ages come to enjoy Music Art, and …

Train Company Blend Soul, Rock, And Jazz To Create Something Classy

My recent trip to The House Cafe In dekalb, IL, introduced me to the live show of this local band.

Train Company have it all going for them and i expect to see a lot more of them in the …

Anatomy of Habit impress with their take on Dark Art Rock [video]

Anatomy of Habit is making a BIG name for themselves in the Chicagoland area.

you can listen to their new CD Here


5 Skills To Learn Or Improve As A Recording Studio Intern


Being the newest Intern at Horse-drawn Productions is exciting to say the least. I’ve already learned a lot and I am looking forward to learning everything I can about the operations here.  I’ve made a list of the 5 most …

Local Jam Band Goose Doctor hitting Festivals this summer

Goose Doctor is a unique jam bands with some experienced players and some killer grooves.

Check out their Facebook