UNSUNG... FRANKIE KNUCKLES AND THE ROOTS OF HOUSE MUSIC

UNSUNG... FRANKIE KNUCKLES AND THE ROOTS OF HOUSE MUSIC

House music is love. House music is a sound and it’s a spirit,”- house pioneer Wayne Williams

This past Weds night, househeads tuned in to watch a piece of our history told to a national audience.  TV One’s series Unsung, told the story of Frankie Knuckles and the Roots of House Music. The docuseries was ambitious considering Chicago House history is rich, layered and full of so many stories of music, parties and creativity. I applaud TV One for telling a portion of the history of house music and a portion of the life and career of Frankie Knuckles

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WHAT A WEEKEND IN HOUSE!!!

WHAT A WEEKEND IN HOUSE!!!

Chicago was a whirlwind of activity this weekend.   The Cubs are in the playoffs, The Bank of America Chicago Marathon was held in Grant Park, Kanye West performed two shows at United Center and our President was home for a weekend visit.  The city was alive this weekend with plenty of activity.  The Chicago House scene was equally busy!  I have to be honest with you.  I couldn’t wait to write this week’s blog post.   What an awesome weekend in Chicago for House and dance music lovers!!! This weekend was jam packed with the best in Chicago talent

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