Live Review: SSION with House of LaDosha at The Empty Bottle in Chicago


It was a cold and rainy Tuesday night in Chicago, but that didn’t stop the GLBT community from pitting fur coats and spandex against the elements in support of SSION (pronounced “shun”) at The Empty Bottle. “The Bottle,” as it’s affectionately called around these parts, is that classic kind of venue I remember as a [...]

SSION Tour Starts Today, Brings Dance Party To Chicago On October 9th


Cody Critcheloe is the mustachioed maestro behind SSION (pronounced “shun”), the electro-pop group whose music should come with a warning label: you will get weird on the dance floor until the sun comes up. While the band’s existence can be traced back to Critcheloe’s high school days in mid-90s Kansas City, his recent move to [...]

CSS Release Video for “City Grrrl”


Just as the ladies of CSS promised from the road, having spent much of the year touring in support of this year’s LP release, La Liberación, the video for “City Grrrl” is out! As told, it does feature Cody Critcheloe from Ssion and, as assumed, it does feature Lovefoxxx dying her hair pink and putting [...]

Interview: Luiza Sá of CSS


With only four more stops left on the U.S. tour calendar this year, CSS is wrapping things up to head to Europe next, where they’ll continue trekking the globe in support of their third full-length record, La Liberación, which came out just two months ago. Tonally different, that record harnesses elements which are tied to [...]