Andrew Belle is a Chicago-based singer-songwriter who splits his time in Nashville. He released his debut album, The Ladder, in 2010 and its follow up, Black Bear, in 2013. Both were selected as iTunes Albums of the Year. His most recent EP Black Bear Hushed includes reimagined versions of tracks from Black Bear, while his music continues to be featured on hit shows like Grey’s Anatomy and Castle. Birds of Chicago is a collective built around husband and wife duo JT Nero and Allison Russell. Since forming in 2012, they have toured internationally 10+ months of the year, with their unique brand of rock and roll poetry.