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The Additives

The Additives

Folk / Americana / Indie Evergreen Park, IL  US
Kitchen Sink -unmastered
Kitchen Sink -unmastered
November Night -unmastered
November Night -unmastered
Glandore Girl -unmastered
Glandore Girl -unmastered
Johnny - unmastered
Johnny - unmastered
Packin Up -unmastered
Packin Up -unmastered


The Additives - Like Yourself


  • Sat

    Feb 28

    West Chicago, IL, US | 8:00pm
  • 2014

    Dec 27

    Chicago, IL, US | 9:00pm

    Opening For Deep Cricket Night Sat Dec 27. 9pm

  • 2013

    Jul 27

    Sterling, IL, US | 7:00pm

    Split show with Sterling's own - Wrong Element

  • 2013

    Jul 6

    Chicago, IL, US | 9:00pm
  • 2013

    Jul 6

    Chicago, IL, US | 8:00pm

    10,000 Light Years, Magnetosphere, and the Additives at Cole's Bar Saturday, July 6, 2013 at 9:00pm https://www.facebook.com/events/155522107966321/


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  • Malcolm F Hill (Artist)
    Malcolm F Hill
    Just showing support and wishing you much success with your music. Malcolm.
  • Overman (Artist)
    Hey Dr. Ryan! Great playing with you tonight, and chatting it up. We in Overman would LOVE Sterling with you. You just let us know the time ok? See you soon!
  • Rick Millward (Artist)
    Rick Millward
    Glandore Girl on the playlist today1
  • The Dirty Rooks (Artist)
    The Dirty Rooks
    Nice work here for sure! -TDR www.facebook.com/pages/The-Dirty-Rooks/38908968748



Sounds Like: M.Ward, Drive-By Truckers, Wilco, Monster of Folk

Label: Mr Bridgeport Records ASCAP

Bio: The Additives play a refreshing hybrid of indie, folk, and subterranean Bridgeport blues.

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Twitter_icon_for_status: The Additives has a show on 02/28/2015 at 08:00 PM @ Cairo Ale House in West Chicago, IL http://t.co/PFvTdL8J6U #concert


““Economically recorded in the spare room of an apartment, the five-song EP from the recently completed Chicago alt-country quartet focuses on bouncy beats and foghorn-bass vocals creating characters from simple situations, throwing in the occasional accordion (performed by a classically trained pianist) for good measure. Remarkably kinetic, the songs beg to be listened to all the way through; there is scarcely a wasted measure on the short but satisfying disc. Mastered by Studio Chicago and with professional packaging, the disc comes off as artistically lo-fi. Check out theadditives.com for a listen, as well as a video for the opening track of the album.”

— Ryan Cunningham, Recoil Magazine

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