Written by: Alec Baumrind (@alecbaumrind)
With the summer approaching, there's one thing that definitely has been catching our eyes: music festivals (and their lineups). This summer will not disappoint in that regard, as Chicago has a plethora of festivals up its sleeve as usual.
With summer approaching, there are a variety of things we can begin to look forward to, but there's one thing in particular: summertime Chi. This summer will be no different from the past, as the city will be in full effect with the warm weather, parties, events, music, art, and last but not least, music festivals. Just recently, Mamby On The Beach dropped their festival lineup for Summer 2018, so take a peek at it below.
Similar to the Lollapalooza lineup, there is an abundance of Chicago talent that sticks out throughout the Mamby On The Beach lineup. Lets take a closer look into the Chicago talent that will be hitting the stages at Mamby. Young Chicago Authors), in which she is the associate artistic director. Back in 2016 she signed with Chicago based independent label Closed Sessions, and later in the year, dropped her debut album "HEAVN". The album featured many local Chicago artists including Chance The Rapper, Noname, Saba, Kweku Collins, and Donnie Trumpet. While there's no word on what's next musically for Jamila Woods, there's one thing thats certain: her Mamby set will be phenomenal and you won't want to miss out on a hometown favorite.
With the lineup being filled with such great local talent, it'd be a crime not to go! Grab your tickets for Mamby on the Beach via the link below.