Chicagoverse 153 - Rise Against
Recorded in a hotel room at Chicago Athletic Association Hotel, the Chicago natives
Take some time for reflection, before kicking off a summer tour with Deftones a day later. McIlrath and Principe look back at their process during the band’s Fat Wreck Chords era, and compare their writing and recording approach then to the present day model. The pair also speak on whether it’s fair to label Wolves as a straightforward response to the presidency of Donald Trump, and reveal the fan interactions that left a lasting impression over the course of Rise Against’s history.