THE SICK MUSE The Sick Muse is a Chicago based rag for thoughts on music & art. We explore the motives, context, and labor of art, as well as promoting community-centered, outsider, underground, DIY, marginalized, or experimental artists oft-ignored by mainstream media. Read the latest issue Art & Musicking & DIY

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Bedroom Music

September 2021 TSM will make its video producing debut with Bedroom Music Season 1!

Each episode of Bedroom Music will feature a different local favorite covering a sexy “bedroom music” type song from their own bedroom along with an exclusive interview and tour.

Check out the trailer below,  and Episode 1 hosting on our website!

Bedroom Music - Trailer #1

Bedroom Music - Trailer #2

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