John Yingling

{ Gonzo Chicago makes videos of the DIY scene in Chicago. }

I run a video site called Gonzo Chicago. I post about what I like, plain and simple. I’ve always found it fascinating, and apparently I’m not alone.

https://twitter.com/#!/GONZOCHICAGOGO http://hotmetaldobermans.blogspot.com/

John Yingling's Posts

The Astounding Underground of Indonesia

The World Underground heads to Indonesia for his archival documentary series.

The World Underground: East Asia tour diary

Partnered with AWEH.TV, our correspondent explores Northeast China, South Korea, and Japan.

Listen to Stolen perform live in Beijing, China

Chengdu, Sichuan-based rabble rousers perform at Yugong Yishan.

★HEDGEHOG, “DDDDDDreaMMMMMM”

Beijing noise-pop trio ready new LP.

36 hours in America with Beijing's Carsick Cars and WHITE+

A brief jaunt with currently touring noise of the PRC.

Touring the China Underground

Our correspondent John Yingling joins P.K.14 for a tour across mainland China.

The first annual Chicago Sonic Coalition

Video proof Alien Shit was a real band for one night.

The Funs, “Reality” + tour dates

Sloppy, fuzzy punk that's been around since before those signifiers caught a bad rap.

Scenes from 2013 Treefort Music Festival

Treefort Music Festival returns for their second year in Boise.

Debut: Bomb Banks, “Beauty Is The Beast”

Chicago multi-heroes drop first release via Love Lion.

My 10 favorite photos from 2012

Looking at Chi-town in a rose-tinted rear view mirror.

Video: Thee Oh Sees in Missoula

Hear it from the Dwyer horse's mouth: Coachwhips reunion shows are happening soon.

Heavy Times at Roxaboxen

A new breed of garage rips up an art gallery in Chicago.

Dope Body, Heavy Times, Nude Sunrise, and the Funs

The guy who always wants to hear "Electronic Cigarette" probably wasn't even there.

Stream: Running, Asshole Savant

The cleanest recording yet from the omnipresent Chicago harshers.

Announcing The Chicago Sonic Coalition

50+ Chicago musicians. 12+ Instant bands.

Premiere: Mayor Daley, “15 Silver Arrows” and “Plastic Light”

Slow, building, sonic war-cries.

An afternoon with Running, ONO, and the Runnies

Record Store Day in Chicago = In-stores!

Willis Earl Beal, Live at the Hideout

A powerful live show in the making from a new solo singer.