Make way for an honest alternative in Chicago’s Kweku Collins.
This week, the 2017 Grammy Award nominations were announced.
Happy Birthday, Sine Qua Non Salons! August 18th, 2016 marked the 23rd anniversary to the day of SQN‘s arrival on the Chicago hair scene, and we couldn’t be more delighted to celebrate.
Sunflower Bean are the teenagers you aspired to be: aloof but down to Earth, cool but relatable with talent coming out of every pore.They embody all of the contradictions you spent your awkward teen years figuring out. Their attraction to doom metal and glam rock combined with their youthful energy create a unique sound, taking […]
Many words have been written about David Bowie this week and many more will be written in years to come.
As the year winds down, we have time to reflect on all the musical trends that have come and gone this past year. We try to play a variety of music across our four locations, with 29 stylists there’s no shortage of taste. Here is the list of Music We Loved in 2015! Here’s a […]
November holds a special place between the fall and winter seasons, a little gray in between month. This year Chicago has seen more warm and sunny November days than ever before. But it seems like the wind doesn’t want to let us forget that winter is indeed coming! The music we turn to in […]
The Sine Qua Non stylists can not get enough of the new album, Beauty Behind the Madness by The Weeknd. Read more about the music we love!
Serge Gainsbourg was a poet of the French new wave, an infamous scoundrel, a pop music pioneer, and one our style icons at Sine Qua Non. He was not conventionally attractive, but his disheveled hair and tired eyes made it seem like he had just gotten out of bed after being out all night– probably having […]
We caught Thee Oh Sees last Wednesday at the Empty Bottle and our hearing just returned to normal.
From St. Vincent’s platinum cloud of curls to Karen O’s glossy bangs, women in indie rock are simultaneously creating hair trends and filling our playlists.
The FIXX, one of the best bands still playing and writing from the 80’s, and I think, one of the most under appreciated.