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Closed Sessions Internships Available For Fall Semester

Maybe you could be our intern, and in turn, we’ll show you how to cook up summer in the winter…

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Closed Sessions Internships Available
Closed Sessions is Chicago’s premier independent Hip Hop label, specializing in music creation, marketing, and distribution. Since 2009, Closed Sessions has received recognition and accolades for their extensive catalog that includes music from artists such as Curren$y, Action Bronson, Alex Wiley, Tree, Raekwon, ShowYouSuck,Vic Mensa, The Hood Internet,…

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[CS Contest] Win An Autographed Copy of Sunday School II

Happy Monday! We’re giving away Sunday School II vinyl over here

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Happy Monday.  We’re back with another contest, this time giving away an autographed vinyl copy of Tree’s Sunday School IIThe vinyl was printed in the UK, and limited to 300 total.  We have 10.  Each vinyl is numbered and personally signed by Tree.  You can enter the contest below from now until 5pm on 7/31.  A winner will be announced on Friday.

If you want to beat the odds, you can also…

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This Week’s On Our Radar (7/26)

This week’s On Our Radar w/ @leatherchords @Netherfriends @SaintMillie773 @Nasim_Williams @ACEB8gieFOC & more http://wp.me/p3etoJ-2na

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Per usual, this week had its fair share of releases from Chicago’s top representatives. As everyone from Netherfriends to Roy French took to the web to unveil some new material, my iTunes library filled out equally with the fresh music. Head below for a quick update of the Chicago scene for the week.

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Netherfriends: B3ATS Mixtape

With his P3ACE release still getting regular…

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Share our music. Win things in the process.

Yo! Village Party CDs are on their way and we want to give away a signed copy before they get here and go on-sale to the masses.  

Share our music. Win things in the process.

Yo! Village Party CDs are on their way and we want to give away a signed copy before they get here and go on-sale to the masses.  

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[CS Photos] Earl Sweatshirt, Domo Genesis & Mick Jenkins Rock Metro

[CS Photos] @earlxsweat, @DomoGenesis, & @FreeMickJenkins Rock @MetroChicago

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In case you were under a rock this past weekend, Chicago played host to a great cast of musicians as Union Park opened its doors for the yearly Pitchfork Festival. Aside from that, a slew of artists rocked smaller venues while they were in the city, Earl Sweatshirt included who put down a great show at the Metro on Saturday night with auditory accompaniment from Domo Genesis & Mick Jenkins. The…

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4 Finalists For The On Our Radar - theWHOevers Contest

4 Finalists For The On Our Radar - theWHOevers Contest (@ArjayeJeter @brownsahater @Roosevelt_Titan @TheSpect)

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Artists from all over the the city sent in music in hopes of earning an opening spot at the upcoming theWHOevers, Palmer Squares & Add-2 concert.  We sifted through all the submissions, and selected four emcees that we think could be a good fit.  Below you will find music from each finalist.  Check out the record they submitted, hit up their soundcloud page and let us know who you dig the most…

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This Week’s On Our Radar (7/19)

This week’s On Our Radar post w/ @MonsterMike197 @MurphWatkins @ChrisCrackNDC @SaintMillie773 @DeathViaLove & more

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I don’t think I realized it while it was happening, but looking back on it, this week has been crazy busy for the Chicago scene. There were multiple dope shows during the week, plus this weekend played host to a bunch of after parties considering the flood of artists for Pitchfork, but that doesn’t even touch on all the new songs/videos that dropped–it was probably pretty hard to dodge the…

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[CS Event] Official @NorthCoastFest After Party featuring @ALLANKNGDM, @Alex_Wiley, @sabaPIVOT & @ABillionYoung

If you’ve paying close attention, Closed Sessions has a busy couple months planned as summer rides to its conclusion and fall begins.

[CS Event] Official @NorthCoastFest After Party featuring @ALLANKNGDM, @Alex_Wiley, @sabaPIVOT & @ABillionYoung

If you’ve paying close attention, Closed Sessions has a busy couple months planned as summer rides to its conclusion and fall begins.

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[On Our Radar Contest] Open Up for Add-2, Palmers Squares, & theWHOevers

We’re back w/another On Our Radar Contest to open up for @add2theMC, @PalmerSquares, @theWHOevers

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Last fall we hosted an On Our Radar contest with 1833 that gave Mick Jenkins the opportunity to open up for The Jet Life Tour.  Today we’re back with another On Our Radar contest, offering a chance for one artist or band to perform on 7/25 at Lincoln Hall along with The Palmer Squares, Add-2, & theWHOevers.  This show is going to be a good one, & if feel you fit the vibe, this is a great…

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[New Release] @AVillaMusic: “The Warrior, The Philosopher, & The Rebel” feat. @FAMEMOP, @realcormega & @KillerMikeGTO

Although the year is more than halfway done, don’t think for a second that Closed Sessions is slowing down.

[New Release] @AVillaMusic: “The Warrior, The Philosopher, & The Rebel” feat. @FAMEMOP, @realcormega & @KillerMikeGTO

Although the year is more than halfway done, don’t think for a second that Closed Sessions is slowing down.