Some quick updates about some of our artists, present and past:

The Bad Examples
released an all-new studio album, SMASH RECORD, on January 11, 2011.

Ralph Covert continues to release his award-winning children's albums as Ralph's World, now on BarNone Records. Go to ralphsworld.com for updated information.

Middle 8 (featuring Brian Sheridan and Andy Perostianis) released their sophomore record, "Praying For A Rendevous," and after a hiatus are again playing in the Chicago area.

Al Rose is working on his sixth album with his band, The Transcendos, and has been touring internationally.

Kat Parsons is doing very well for herself in sunny California, and Indonesia, and China, and other parts of the globe, making occasional trips back to rock Chicago and the East Coast! You can get the latest directly from her website, KatParsons.com

Torben Floor's Carey Ott made his solo debut album, "Lucid Dream," on DualTone Records and has a self-released album "Human Heart" now available.