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Night Train returns this Friday with Chicago’s PHNM!

If you hadn’t had a chance to stop in yet, The HiFi just reopened after closing down for a month and a half to undergo a crazy remodel. They’re now double the size! Night Train is back as well this Friday with DJ Limelight & Action Jackson and special guest from Chicago, PHNM. We’ll also have live visuals and free Rad Summer merch to giveaway, still only $3 cover!

NEW SINGLE: SIRIUS BLVCK – Ride Around (Produced By Bones Of Ghosts)


SIRIUS BLVCK is back with the lead single off his new album NXGHTCRAWLR produced by Bones of Ghosts!  The single is FREE to download right now.  NXGHTCRAWLR drops on Halloween Night, October 31st, but you can get a copy by attending the release party on October 29th at Hi-Fi.


Oreo Jones’ “Cash 4 Gold” coming soon!!!


Oreo Jones’ long awaited full length album will be dropping May 13th on vinyl, digital and a cassette + zine combo! We’re also throwing a huge release party on May 7th at Pioneer in Indianapolis. Come through to grab a signed copy of the record a week before it’s official release!

Rad Summer Anniversary Party


The label turns another year older this Month and we’re celebrating with not 1 but 2 nights of music at The White Rabbit Cabaret!

Thursday July 30th (Live Acts) 9PM
Oreo Jones
Sirius Blvck
John Stamps
Andy D
Party Lines
w/ DJ Little Town

Friday July 31th (DJs) 10PM

Lemi Vice
Action Jackson
Shy Guy Says
Cool Hand Lex
Pound Pound Pound
Business Casual

Presale tickets on sale now, only $7 for both nights $5 for one!

Huge Rad Summer Merch sale all shirts, hats, flasks, only $10!

Brought to you by Pabst Blue Ribbon, PBRs only $2 all night!

Real Talk 3 Year Anniversary Recap

What a night! Shout out to everyone who came out and waited in that line, we’ll see you back at The White Rabbit this Saturday!

Morrissey vs Prince!


Keepin’ It Deep & Rad Summer present a night of 80s magic with…

♥ The Handsome Devilz / Chicago – The Smiths & Morrissey Tribute Band

♛ Royalty / Bloomington – Prince Tribute Band

◢ DJ Sets from◣

Slater Hogan

Action Jackson

Limited $10 Presale Tickets on Sale Now

Dave Owen International Tour Dates


Tonight, Rad Summer’s Dave Owen wraps up his time at SXSW as his extensive lineup of international shows continues. Below are all current dates scheduled.

2/27: Charlotte @Junglist Massive
3/01: Ashville @ ABDC
3/07: Myrtle Beach @ CWB
3/12: Dallas @ TWO:TONE
3/14: Houston @ FRENZI
3/17: Austin – SXSW Official Showcase – SONAR @ PLUSH ATX
4/12: Washington D.C. – Venue tba
5/08: NYC @ BP2
5/09: Indianapolis @ Mojostock
6/05: Honolulu @ Pacific Jungle
7/03: Beijing @ Syndicate
7/04: Shanghai @ Shelter
8/04: London @ Evolution
9/25: London @ Fabric

Enjoy his latest tracks on Soundcloud:

Rad Summer @ SXSW


Rad Summer is proud to support our artists this week at SXSW in Austin, Texas.

Oreo Jones, Sirius Blvck, and newest addition John Stamps will be performing at the Historic Victory Grill, Saturday, March 21st. They will be sharing the stage with local producer/creative workhorse Freddie Bunz. For more information, check out the venue:

TimeSquared will be performing at The Ranch, March 21st, at 8pm.

David Owen is at Plush on Monday, March 23rd.

Need to know everything about this week in Austin? SXSW’s website lists shows, artists, and a multitude of participating vendors.

Rad Summer Showcase @ Pit Stop Music Festival

This past weekend, Bloomington was host to the Pit Stop Music Festival, inspired and organized for numerous musical groups en-route to SXSW 2015 in Austin, Texas. Rad Summer was in full force on Friday, with label artists performing at The Buskirk Chumley Theater, The Bishop, and The Back Door. Action Jackson, Oreo Jones, Sirius Blvck, Party Lines, Andy D, and PHNM all performed sets. The festival also featured MadLib, Murder By Death, and Maps and Atlases, among others.

Oreo Jones @ The Bishop
Party Lines @ The Bishop
PHNM @ The Buskirk Chumley

Rad Summer artists performing this week at SXSW include Oreo Jones, Sirius Blvck, TimeSquared, PHNM, David Owen, and newest addition John Stamps. For the full schedule and artist lineup, visit

Party Lines The ‘Fool For Losin You’ Release Party!


After a brief hiatus and some lineup changes the boys are back! Come see Party Lines perform their new EP, ‘Fool For Losin You’ in it’s entirety Friday, February 20th at The White Rabbit Cabaret. They’ll be joined by Oreo Jones and the GhostGunSummer crew plus The Professor and The Hustler, Mr. Kinetik & Rusty Redenbacher! Only $5 and their new EP will be available at all fine digital retailers Monday February 23rd.