Adia Victoria brings Silences to life in Chicago

Fresh off the release of her sophomore album, Silences, Adia Victoria played Schubas Monday night to a crowd ready for some real talk. The singer-songwriter has never shied away from singing about how she feels or topics that might be uncomfortable. Refusing to be silenced by society, Adia Victoria sings of mental illness, sexism, drug addiction…

Adia Victoria, please come back!

I arrived late to Adia Victoria’s set on Tuesday night since my grad school class got out late, but I arrived to a packed room at Schubas, which is always a great sign.   Adia Victoria’s performance had the entire audience on edge.  There is something about the way that she sings that grabs everyone’s…

Adia Victoria @ Schubas 9/20

The wickedly innovative badass of Nashville, Adia Victoria, will be playing Tuesday night at Schubas. Her debut album Beyond the Bloodhounds had made her one of Rolling Stone Magazine’s “10 New Artists You Need to Know,” and for good reason.  Adia Victoria’s rough voice is ghostly and haunting on the record, and she weaves together a complex fabric consisting of rock,…