25th Apr2012

Elgin Symphony Orchestra Recreates the Magical Music of Disney

  It was a night at the symphony yet again, but this time to see Magical Music of Disney. We I first got there, there were a...

25th Apr2012

American English Rocks Viper Alley

  Friday the 13th was a lucky, not unlucky night at Viper Alley, where American English brought the fans all the way through Beatles music history.  Playing...

25th Apr2012

Interview with Ted Nugent

Interviewed by Kevin Pollack    Q:  Why did you decide to tour with Styx and REO Speedwagon? Nugent: It’s what I do every summer, and to perform...

23rd Apr2012
rob evan

Interview with Rob Evan (singer from Trans-Siberian Orchestra)

Interviewed by Kevin Pollack    Q: How did you first get involved with the Trans-Siberian Orchestra? Evan: I was brought to TSO founder Paul O’Neill’s attention in...

19th Apr2012

Interview with Jon Anderson from Yes

Interviewed by Kevin Pollack    Q: How did you get into music? Did you come from a musical family? Anderson: Well, my brother and myself used to...

17th Apr2012

Pure Prairie League at SPACE in Evanston

  Pure Prairie League may not have all the members they used to have, but they more than filled the hall with good country rock Thursday night...

17th Apr2012

Kick the Cat Live at Fitzgeralds

  A laid back crowd in a mellowish atmosphere, the band opened with a couple of minutes of chaotic free jazz, which was the beginning of Breakfast...

13th Apr2012

Interview with Randy McStine from Lo-Fi Resistance

Interview by Kevin Pollack   Founded in 2009, Lo-Fi Resistance is the creation of songwriter, vocalist, and multi-instrumentalist Randy McStine. Setting up a small studio in his...

11th Apr2012
Celtic Woman live - Susan McFadden, Mairead Nesbitt, Chloe Agnew, Lisa Lambe

Akoo Hears “Celtic Woman” Roar

  A couple weeks after the Chicago River was died green for St. Patrick’s Day, a band of Irish singers flew into the Windy City. Celtic Woman...

11th Apr2012

Lee Ritenour Live at Mayne Stage

  The Mayne stage, a club with a very up close and personal setting in Rogers Park, Wednesday hosted Lee Ritenour, Jazz guitarist for a night of...