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News: The Bigger Empty sign to La Escalera Records

La Escalera Records have today announced they have added Chicago’s The Bigger Empty to their growing family. The plan so far is to release a collection of four EPs titled Lakes & Oceans. They’ll be kicking off the series with Lakes & Oceans Vol 1 : Michigan which is set for a February 24th release. A new volume will be released quarterly throughout 2017. Mike Felumlee had this to say about the releases: “The overall theme of this project is about …

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Gallery: Otto Mann, Western Settings, Lost Years & The Bigger Empty in Chicago

Western Settings

If you guys are avid readers of my work – and really, who out there isn’t? – you already know how much I love the dudes in Western Settings. From San Diego’s Awesome Fest to last year’s Instagram takeover at Fest to this year’s La Escalera Fest, these four amazing humans (and their roadie and merch guru, Shrum) have wiggled their way into my heart and have planted roots. So of course, when they arrived in Chicago last weekend, I was ready to …

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