Artists on the Make: December Lineup 924 words · 5 minute read

It’s never too cold for live music. Hop out of those PJs, check out a live set by an artist on the make, and build your street cred with your coworker, colleague, or significant other by taking them to one of these shows. Here’s the lineup of all the concerts played by our artists across the country in December.

Wednesday, December 2 Graham Czach @ Bordel, CHICAGO Search Tags: Pop rock with male vocals, emotional and relaxed, with piano and string section http://www.musicdealers.com/#!/artist/grahamczach Saturday, December 5 Lowdown Brass Band @ The Hideout, CHICAGO Search Tags: New Orleans brass band with blaring horns and Latin percussion, laid back and satisfied http://www.musicdealers.com/#!/artist/lowdownbrassband The Lauren Wolf Band and Band Called Catch @ Bottom Lounge, CHICAGO The Lauren Wolf Band Search Tags: Chicago rock and blues, strong and soulful, with driving electric guitars and female vocals http://www.musicdealers.com/#!/artist/thelaurenwolfband Band Called Catch Search Tags: Indie folk with male and female vocals, driving and upbeat, with acoustic and horns http://www.musicdealers.com/#!/artist/bandcalledcatch Tuesday, December 8 Griffen and Vic Spencer @ Subterranean, CHICAGO Griffen Search Tags: West Coast rap with funk influence, rowdy and naughty, with synths http://www.musicdealers.com/#!/artist/Griffen312 Vic Spencer Search Tags: Alternative hip-hop with soul influence, bold and thoughtful, with electronic percussion http://www.musicdealers.com/#!/artist/vicspencer Thursday, December 10 Scout Ripley @ Quencher’s, CHICAGO Search Tags: Indie pop with female vocals, dreamy and demure, with plucked and bowed strings http://www.musicdealers.com/#!/artist/scoutripley Friday, December 11 Hawley @ Subterranean, CHICAGO Search Tags: Indie rock with female vocals, profound and thoughtful, with folk and pop influences http://www.musicdealers.com/#!/artist/hawley Zaramela @ Reggie’s Rock Club, CHICAGO Search Tags: Jazzy jam rock with male vocals, building and strong melodies, with brass http://www.musicdealers.com/#!/artist/2143068 Saturday, December 12 Bassel & the Supernaturals @ The South Shore Cultural Center, CHICAGO Search Tags: Funky R&B, contemporary and soulful, with keyboard and trumpets https://www.musicdealers.com/#!/artist/basselmusic Comasoft and Emilie Brandt @ Subterranean, CHICAGO Comasoft Search Tags: Alternative synth pop, energetic and strong, with male vocals http://www.musicdealers.com/#!/artist/comasoft Emilie Brandt Search Tags: Pop electronic with female vocals, dramatic, with synths and bass http://www.musicdealers.com/#!/artist/emiliebrandt Sunday, December 13 Ryan Powers & the Secret Weapons and MER @ Door No. 3, CHICAGO Ryan Powers & the Secret Weapons Search Tags: Reggae-influenced pop rock with male vocals, cheerful and optimistic http://www.musicdealers.com/#!/artist/RyanPowersandTSW MER Search Tags: Pop rock with male vocals, upbeat and introspective, with piano http://www.musicdealers.com/#!/artist/MER Friday, December 18 Marina City @ Bottom Lounge, CHICAGO Search Tags: Emotional pop rock with male vocals, aggressive and driving http://www.musicdealers.com/#!/artist/marinacity Kill Hannah @ Metro, CHICAGO Search Tags: Alternative rock with electronic influences and gritty synth textures http://www.musicdealers.com/#!/artist/khmusicdealers Saturday, December 19 Draft Week @ Cobra Lounge, CHICAGO Search Tags: Alternative rock with southern blues influence, bold and thoughtful http://www.musicdealers.com/#!/artist/draftweek Kill Hannah @ Metro, CHICAGO Search Tags: Alternative rock with electronic influences and gritty synth textures http://www.musicdealers.com/#!/artist/khmusicdealers The Noise FM @ Lincoln Hall, CHICAGO Search Tags: Alternative rock with synths, punchy and aggressive http://www.musicdealers.com/#!/artist/thenoisefm Thursday, December 3 Lorelei Carlson @ The Mint, LOS ANGELES Search Tags: Electronic pop with female vocals, pure and bright, with punchy beats http://www.musicdealers.com/#!/artist/LoreleiCarlson Saturday, December 5 Radical Something and Jet West @ Santa Monica Pier, SANTA MONICA Radical Something Search Tags: Pop hip-hop with male MC and R&B vocals, nostalgic, with synth and acoustics http://www.musicdealers.com/#!/artist/radicalsomething Jet West Search Tags: Reggae rock with male vocals, thoughtful and laidback, with brass http://www.musicdealers.com/#!/artist/jetwestband Saturday, December 12 Olio @ La Cuevita, LOS ANGELES Search Tags: Alternative rock with blues influence, rowdy and punchy, with male vocals http://www.musicdealers.com/#!/artist/olio Trabants @ Private Location, LOS ANGELES Search Tags: Surf rock instrumentals with energetic melodies and driving beats http://www.musicdealers.com/#!/artist/Trabants Thursday, December 17 Trabants @ The Lost Knight, LOS ANGELES Search Tags: Surf rock instrumentals with energetic melodies and driving beats http://www.musicdealers.com/#!/artist/Trabants Saturday, December 5 The Battery Electric @ The Saint, NEW JERSEY Search Tags: Alternative rock with male vocals, driving and determined http://www.musicdealers.com/#!/artist/TheBatteryElectric 2/3 Goat @ The Shop Brooklyn, BROOKLYN Search Tags: Folk with male vocals, cheerful, with acoustic guitar, organ, violin, bass, and drums http://www.musicdealers.com/#!/artist/twothirdsgoat Wednesday, December 9 Emanuel & the Fear @ Mercury Lounge, NEW YORK Search Tags: Orchestral rock with male vocals and female harmony, dramatic and emotional http://www.musicdealers.com/#!/artist/Emanuel_and_the_Fear Saturday, December 12 Bronze Radio Return @ Rough Trade NYC, BROOKLYN Search Tags: Indie rock with folk influences, confident and catchy, with vocal harmonies http://www.musicdealers.com/#!/artist/bronzeradioreturn The Battery Electric @ Don Pedro’s, BROOKLYN Search Tags: Alternative rock with male vocals, driving and determined http://www.musicdealers.com/#!/artist/TheBatteryElectric Donwill @ Union Hall, BROOKLYN Search Tags: Modern hip-hop with disco influences, thoughtful and lush, with drums and piano http://www.musicdealers.com/#!/artist/2049326 Sunday, December 13 Bronze Radio Return @ The Bowery Ballroom, NEW YORK Search Tags: Indie rock with folk influences, confident and catchy, with vocal harmonies http://www.musicdealers.com/#!/artist/bronzeradioreturn Monday, December 14 Donwill @ Littlefield, BROOKLYN Search Tags: Modern hip-hop with disco influences, thoughtful and lush, with drums and piano http://www.musicdealers.com/#!/artist/2049326 Wednesday, December 16 Pharoahe Monch @ S.O.B.’s, MANHATTAN Search Tags: Experimental hip-hop with marimba, punchy beats, and emotional lyrics http://www.musicdealers.com/#!/artist/2086080 Friday, December 18 heRobust @ Webster Hall, NEW YORK Search Tags: Experimental hip-hop with dubstep and trap, trippy and building http://www.musicdealers.com/#!/artist/heRobust Saturday, December 19 Such Hounds @ Union Pool, BROOKLYN Search Tags: Indie rock with male vocals, upbeat and driving, with electric guitars and piano http://www.musicdealers.com/#!/artist/suchhounds Monday, December 21 Donwill @ Littlefield, BROOKLYN Search Tags: Modern hip-hop with disco influences, thoughtful and lush, with piano and drums http://www.musicdealers.com/#!/artist/2049326 Tuesday, December 22 Donwill @ Union Hall, BROOKLYN Search Tags: Modern hip-hop with disco influences, thoughtful and lush, with piano and drums http://www.musicdealers.com/artist/2049326 Thursday, December 31 The Battery Electric @ The Bowery Electric, NEW YORK Search Tags: Alternative rock with male vocals, driving and determined http://www.musicdealers.com/#!/artist/TheBatteryElectric