Walking around SXSW can be pretty hectic, and when you’re looking for a quiet place to record a song with just a voice and an acoustic guitar, you can probably imagine the difficulty. Musikanto and Red Eye had to get creative when they met up for a session in Austin, but they were eventually able to find a quiet barber shop on the east side of town. Click to see the video.
If you’re in Austin, come to Lovely Boutique to say hi. 1506 South 1st Street
The folks over at Stetson were kind enough to host Musikanto as part of their Center Stage series. He performed “Take What You Need” and “Every Which Way,” wardrobe courtesy of Stetson. Click to see the videos.
Musikanto graced the Illinois Entertainer’s list of their favorite local bands of 2011, along with Will Phalen, who happened to produce Musikanto’s latest effort, Sky of Dresses. Congrats dudes!
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Musikanto tour kicks off at Chicago’s Lincoln Hall on Friday November 5th with Truth and Salvage Co. He’ll then head out east with Truth and Salvage for a handful of dates that stretch from Pittsburgh to DC to Boston, with some stops in between.
Halloween has come and gone. You probably caught a wicked cold from wearing next to nothing and partying too hard. Now that you’ve recovered, it’s about time you check out Musikanto on Chicago Mixtape. For those not in the know, the Chicago Mixtape is a marvelous project that sends curated “mixtapes” straight to your inbox. [...]
There are a growing number of stations spinning tracks from “Sky of Dresses.” Request your favorite song from the album on your local station today! Click here for a full list of stations that are currently showing some love.
Musikanto recently graced Mountain Stage with a few songs. Visit mountainstage.org to hear the performance.
Musikanto makes a trek to Cincinnati this Friday for two special performances…
Musikanto’s video for “Every Which Way” will be featured tonight at the Seen and Heard Music Video Showcase. Come out in support and to see a host of talented artists.5243 N. Clark Chicago 8pm - $8 (suggested donation) “Chicago Filmmakers’ and The Cinema Culture’s third annual Seen and Heard Music Video Showcase will highlight videos [...]
Musikanto – 9/13
University of Minnesota Twin Cities Campus
Noon – Free!
Check out the official new video from Grape Juice Records artist, Musikanto!
After years of touring and writing, Musikanto set out to record his best record to date. He made countless late night drives from Chicago to Milwaukee and back to record the new songs at a friend’s home studio. During the drives, he listened to the songs develop their personalities, re-writing lyrics and adding instrumentation he [...]