Press Play: If James Brown was a Rapper

Attendee Live with Ric WilsonIt was a beautiful summer Saturday in Chicago—the second day of the North Coast Music Festival was well underway. The team was excited for Saturday’s line-up, which included DJ Snake, Cashmere Cat, Madeintyo and RL Grime, just to name a few. A charismatic artist quickly…


Press Play: Kami

Just Like the Movies“Drip water, I was selling’ seafood!” crooned Chicago hip-hop artist Kami. The slender rapper cha cha’s around the stage in all-black, with the exception of his thick blue suspenders. Despite a relatively small crowd at the North Coast Music Festival, Kami seems absolutely…


Press Play: Interview with Qari

A Sit Down Interview With Chicago Native QariAs summer was making its “last stand” at North Coast Music Festival, local artists of all genres took to the stage to perform for the home crowd. One such performer, the rapper Qari Delaney, known mononymously as Qari, took to the Lyrical Lemonade Stage…