Episode 24: Birdy V. from Sweetie
Erik chats with Birdy V, vocalist and guitarist of Chicago-based duo, Sweetie,
Sweetie has been lighting up stages around the city and burbs since 2019. Their sound is a sonic cocktail of punk and garage rock, balanced with a drop of blues, Their sound draws comparisons to The Distillers, Misfits, and the Cramps.
In the episode Erik and Birdy chat about what's in a name, producing the video for their track "Devil Girl", finding a different and rewarding path as musicians and performers working with Chicago's drag performance community, and dealing with the challenges women in the music industry are still facing in 2022.