We all get the usual barrage of #ff on twitter every friday. Anyone can say follow this person or that person, but once in a while we like to take it a step further and tell you WHY you should follow this person or that person.
This is our list of our crew, the people we love and those who have helped put us on the map in 2012!!
@CBGeneva She writes about lifestyle things and foodie items. Both of which interest us. Plus she is the producer for 13-MONSTERS
@AhaFan88 . Brian Chippendale. A good friend. Drummer for Lightning Bolt and solo artist of Black Pus. His tweets are like watching a man spin into a different realm and then bring it back. He is letting us borrow the name 13-MONSTERS (a Lightning Bolt song title)
She believes in the power of bacon.And she’s Jamie’s wife.
Our bass player in London, wine drinker, lover of music, lover of art, reveller in things!
If we had a band that we could live with inside of a jar of Ready Whip Topping..it’d be them! Go listen to ULY..NOW!! Seriously, an inspiration and great people. Brooklyn’s best!
@APTBS The band A Place To Bury Strangers .
@ElboRoomLive We have a special place in our heart for this venue. It’s where Jamie ended his last musical career and is playing show #2 as 13-MONSTERS ( fact: Jamie was the LAST person to smash a guitar on a stage in the 20th century. It happened at Elbo Room)
Art. Music. Pez. Leader of the band The Wheelers..who we love!
A four piece band specializing in 90’s influenced alternative/indie rock. Loud,Fast,Wheelers!!
Dave Adkins : Psychedelic, Shoegazer, Old School Skater, Guitar Effects Pedal Maker. A great guy who has his finger on the pulse of music!
@ShoegazeCo It all started here with us. Shoegaze Collective was the very first to help spread our name to the world. Our deepest love and gratitude.
@ayanamimusic An ass kicking band . Come see us play with them at Double Door on 12/5 !!
She makes the jewelries all the days and all the nights. None better.
@LoveAndRadiate Syth pop with a slight touch of punky. We love our sisters in Chicago music.
@Iconoclastband : Destroying eardrums with sonic glory
@MYGOLDMASK Gretta and Jack make great music. They are great hometown friends of ours. Go listen to them!
@backdoorslider Champion of the awkward life. Fan of the Oatmeal pie. Co-host of .
@HushDelirium Official page for Art / Music collaboration
@CrystalSeagulls New London based Indie Rock band.
@YourCrapLocalDJ Twitter radio show every Thursday 10pm repeated Sunday 11pm
@RadioKC Voix Officielle de l’Académie de la MiXture RADIO OUT OF FRANCE THAT PLAYS US
@SonsOTNewAmish Jamie works with one of the members. Folk rock chicago style
@teddybrunson He tells us where to eat. Television Personality. Host of on tv
@divehoney lo-fi, shoegazin WE LOVE THEM
@miishibuzz She likes us. We like her. She’s lovely and has a great taste in music
Mid-30s social club masquerading as rock band.We love em loud..and few are louder!
Shoegazer, musician, IT Geek, cyclist,beer snob / brewer, right wing nut job!He’s awesome and his music (20 Mile Freefall) is awesome shoegaze reverb madness!
Shoegaze/noise band based in Modena, Italy. They love all things distorted and fuzz
Her Vanished Grace plays power dream pop.We love them!
Dreampop whisper . Grab a glass of wine and listen.
Artist. Stone turner! Makes great stuff!!
goofy, giggly, big-hearted 31 year old chick. The ORIGINAL singer of 13-MONSTERS
The man who put us on the world map by playing us 1st on 40footholestudio radio!!!
24-7-365 Music. Featuring US!!!!
Virgil Howe has been given instructions from beyond our galaxy to inspire love with his Moog synthesizer,music production and drumming skillz
Indie alt-rock outfit. A hometown band and friends of ours!
musical goodness. We do love them so.
Psychedelic/Blues/Shoegaze Rock Band from London
SIRS: A noise-rock band from Chicago
Investor , auto racing fanatic. Great friend!
Our friends from afar!!! Glasgow Shoegaze band. Gazing at shoes to make music to gaze at shoes to.
Adventurous,peaceful & warm-hearted globetrotter /Surfer /Guitar lover Music,Art,Nature,Poetry&Photography make my spirit soar. Eco-warrior
Baltimore’s shoegazing grungie noisepoping sweethearts
Local band and friends of ours.
ADDICTED Chicago focuses on the food, fashion, music, art, and various happenings around Chicago that make us ADDICTED to Chicago.
@BobLee28 Says he’s the drummer of 13-MONSTERS but has never been to a practice.
A lover of life and singer, who is 1/2 of the Canadian-Ukrainian post-rock progressive ethereal fusion duo .
Life is deadly, but don’t walk slow. Part of our chicago family. Crazy as they may be.
93MillionMilesFromTheSun are a shoegaze / dronerock / spacerock band. And they are awesome! One of our favs!
Joy of Painting is a Garage-Pop band from Nashville
More Chicago musical goodness . Shoegaze, black jeans, delay, reverb, distortion
rap duo from Chicago. Awesome guys..and one is Jamie’s barista!
King of the world. http://isitsafe.tumblr.com
Jamie owns this company. Specializing in large scale and life size outdoor portraits, art and murals.
her name says it all!
Educate yourself on social and environmental issues. She points out what’s REALLY happening.
In charge of security at all 13-MONSTERS shows.
ass kicking metal fan #1. Owner of Elite Ammunition
Lifer with Jamie..whether he likes it or not.
A homie band. Dreamy kinda stuff. Very chill
Jamie. LIFE EXPERIENCE EXPERT . Co-Host of The J2C3 Podcast! Master noise rock musician and 1/2 of 13-monsters. Talks way too much. Has fun at a level that annoys many. Is lucky to be alive and knows he’s even luckier to have you read this.