Ben Ruettiger

Ben is an LGBT artist whose RnB vocals and writing have received acclaim and ongoing freelance work. Complex vocal runs, vocal layering, and melodic harmonies are Ben’s specialty. He continues to write songs when not working with oncology patients at Chicago’s top hospital.Continue Reading


Opshional Opshional is a punk/metal band from northern IL, taking the aggression, energy, and heavy distortion from modern metal, and the catchy, simplified, and fast songwriting found in classic punk bands. The band features Ethan Barkman on guitar and vocals, Andy Kromer on bass guitar and backing vocals, and BenContinue Reading


New Chicago post punk band, Indoorsmen, release their first two singles “Panic Attack” and “Be Like This”. Mixing influences from of late 90’s/early 2000’s alternative and indie rock with modern, stream of conscious lyrics.Continue Reading


Bellhead are a Post-Punk duo made up of high bass- Ivan Russia, and low bass-Karen Righeimer. Their music together as Bellhead can be characterized by two part harmonies along with hard edged bass lines, that’s akin to Bauhaus, The Kills, Blood Red Shoes, and Jesus and Mary Chain. Continue Reading