Five Tunes is the brainchild of Evan Minsker and Tyler Nickell, a pair of Chicago boys. Evan writes the words and Tyler draws the pictures.

In each post, a different artist will divulge five songs that they’ve been listening to lately and why they like each song. Perhaps it will unfold an underground world of obscure music, or perhaps it will unveil an artist’s unnatural love of Ray Parker, Jr.

Drop us a line at ThereAreFiveTunes@gmail.com for band suggestions, accolades, hate mail or inquiries for how to send us free candy (or whatever).