05th Oct2013

Steve Hackett Brings Genesis Back to the Arcada

Let me start this review with a disclaimer. The first time I heard the album Nursery Cryme by Genesis (the first album where Hackett joined the band)...

14th Sep2013
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Battle of the Badges 2013 Rocks Chicago!

On Saturday night, September 7th, a charity fundraiser was held at the Copernicus Center, on Lawrence Ave. in Chicago, to benefit the families of Chicago Police Officers...

11th Sep2013

Cheap Trick Dominates Ravinia with an Orchestra

  Another evening at Ravinia Festival with Chicago’s finest, Cheap Trick! The Chicago legends return to Ravinia tonight to play 2 full albums in their entirety: Live...

30th Aug2013

Frankie Moreno: The New Star of Las Vegas

On my second day in Las Vegas, I was eagerly awaiting to see the amazing performer Frankie Moreno. Frankie’s show is at The Stratosphere hotel, which is...

30th Aug2013

“Mr. Vegas” Shows His Stuff at the Flamingo

  Known as “Mr. Vegas,” George Wallace has been around for as long as I can remember. He is best friends with comedian Jerry Seinfeld, and knows...

30th Aug2013

Saturday in the Park with Chicago and The Stanley Cup

  What a gorgeous night for a concert at Ravinia with perfect weather conditions and a legendary band I grew up with…..Chicago! Even before we reached the...

30th Aug2013
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Tony Bennett Arrives Home at Ravinia

Tony Bennett had an outstanding performance at Ravinia on Thursday the 22nd of August.  Ravinia is a wonderful setting to see a show like for a number...

17th Aug2013

Josh Groban Lights a Spark at Ravinia

  Let me start off by saying, I never thought that Josh Groban would come to Ravinia, but I guess I was wrong. Of anything this season...

08th Aug2013
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Steely Dan is “Home at Last” at Ravinia

  Night 1 of a 2-night stint of the legendary Steely Dan begins! As always, a trip out to Ravinia Festival is always a joy, as tonight...

07th Aug2013

Legendary Dickey Betts Visits City Winery

  In December, 2009, Dickey Betts announced his retirement from touring. Nearly four years later, his fans are pleased that Dickey is not the retiring type. Betts...