Criticspeak for "God" | Letters | Chicago Reader

News & Politics » Letters

Criticspeak for "God"


Sign up for our newsletters Subscribe


In her review of Schizowave's upcoming EP, Love [Section 3, September 23], Monica Kendrick says of my friend Lena's vocals: "her stark, growling drawl is positively castrating." Jesus, what the hell is wrong with her? I was pretty happy for the band when I heard they got a review in your rag, but now I'm just angry. Monica Kendrick is a jerk.

Tom Calo

Monica Kendrick replies: It was intended as a compliment.

Support Independent Chicago Journalism: Join the Reader Revolution

We speak Chicago to Chicagoans, but we couldn’t do it without your help. Every dollar you give helps us continue to explore and report on the diverse happenings of our city. Our reporters scour Chicago in search of what’s new, what’s now, and what’s next. Stay connected to our city’s pulse by joining the Reader Revolution.

Are you in?

  Give $35/month →  
  Give $10/month →  
  Give  $5/month  → 

Not ready to commit? Send us what you can!

 One-time donation  → 

Add a comment