VIDEO: Flatts & Sharpe Co. keeps music real in Rogers Park

By Beth Werge

Despite the rise of software instruments, Flatts & Sharpe Music Co. is a locally-owned music shop that’s making sure real instruments aren’t going anywhere anytime soon.


Justin Chaves of Flatts & Sharpe shares why music made without software instruments is here to stay: Even though software loops can come in handy and are often more convenient, there’s more to making good music than just a good final track.