To black activists, transportation justice matters

African-Americans disproportionately face challenges when it comes to transportation access, costs, and safety. By John Greenfield Article Reprint   When it comes to improving Chicago transportation, city officials and advocates often focus on infrastructure, reasoning that street redesigns, public transit improvements, and better pedestrian and bike facilities will help make Continue Reading

New Music on BTN Soundcloud Player (10.31.16) >>> Silent T: “Remember My Name”

BTN STAFF New Music on BTN Soundcloud player comes from North Carolina rapper Silent T.  His new single “Remember My Name” features Crystal Hilaire and is produced by  J-Mac. To listen to the single go to our home page and locate the Soundcloud Player on the right side of the Continue Reading

Shamir Sits Down with Porches’ Aaron Maine to Discuss Taylor Swift, Songwriting & More

Article Submission Shamir and Porches’ Aaron Maine sat down backstage at Pitchfork Music Festival in Chicago to talk Taylor Swift, songwriting, Taylor Swift again, and how both started with guitars but are known for their electronic sounds.