is a Chicago band. I caught their New Year’s Day set at the Whistler in Logan Square. During their soundcheck, I thought they sounded Pavement-y. When they played, I thought they sounded R.E.M.-y. Either way, I liked what I heard; they were totally pleasant.
Here’s some footage of them performing at the Whistler, so you can pretend you were there, too (the sound was better yesterday, though):