Illinois Press Contacts


Below you will find Indie on the Move's compiled listing of Illinois newspapers, magazines, blogs, and music and entertainment press contacts to help bands and musicians spread the word about their music, shows, and tours.

From the Chicago Tribune to the Bloomington Pantagraph, find everything you need for additional press exposure in the state of Illinois, including contacts for album reviews, show/tour promotion, event listings, and the like. 

And if these aren't enough, don't forget that Indie on the Move provides additional state by state and city by city listings for press outlets and contacts HERE

Music Periodicals & Contact Information

Aurora - Beacon News - Contact

Bloomington - Pantagraph - Contact

Chicago - Chicago Defender - Contact

Chicago - Chicago Innerview - Contact

Chicago - Chicago Magazine - Contact

Chicago - Chicago Reader - Contact

Chicago - Chicago Sun-Times - Contact

Chicago - Chicago Tribune - Contact

Chicago - Daily Herald - Contact

Chicago - Hyde Park Herald - Contact

Chicago - Illinois Entertainer - Contact

Chicago - My Suburban Life - Contact

Chicago - Newcity - Contact

Chicago - Rock in Chicago Magazine - Contact

Chicago - SouthSide On The Town - Contact

Chicago - Time Out Chicago - Contact

Crystal Lake - Northwest Herald - Contact

Decatur - Herald & Review - Contact

Evanston - Evanston Review - Contact Unknown

Hanover Park - Hanover Park Press - Contact

Highland Park - Highland Park News - Contact

La Grange - La Grange Suburban Life - Contact

Oak Park - OakLeaves - Contact

Park Ridge - Park Ridge Herald Advocate - Contact

Peoria - Journal Star - Contact

Quincy - Quincy Herald Whig - Contact

Quincy - The Local Q - Contact - follow this link and scroll to the bottom of the page for the "Contact Us" link.

Rock Island - Quad City Times - Contact

Rock Island - River Cities' Reader - Contact info is available at the bottom of their homepage.

Springfield - The State Journal Register

Tinley Park - SouthtownStar - Contact

West Chicago - West Chicago Press - Contact



**Please Note: If for some reason one of the above links does not work, or if we have overlooked a newspaper, magazine, fanzine, etc. that should be added to this list, please inform us through the contact form located HERE.