01st Feb2013
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Reel Big Fish Return to Chicago

  On a blistery cold Monday in January, the Fish returned to Chicago to once again rock the House of Blues stage. They are still on the...

31st Jan2013
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Chicago’s The Drunk Whisperers Turn Up the Volume

The local Chicago band “The Drunk Whisperers” celebrated their CD debut release party before an over flow crowd at Las Palmas restaurant in Mundelein on 18th. The...

30th Jan2013
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Andrew Lloyd Webber Could’ve Done Better: Now & Forever at Marriott

  Marriott Theatre’s latest production Now & Forever: The Music of Andrew Lloyd Webber was an interesting choice by Marriott’s lead artistic director Aaron Thielen and director/choreographer...

28th Jan2013
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Devon Allman Spices Things Up At Reggies in Chicago

Devon Allman brought a unique flavor to his performance at Reggie’s on Saturday night in Chicago. Promoting the show as “A Dinner Show with Devon Allman”, people...

21st Jan2013
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Albert Lee at SPACE on January 29th!!

  On January 29th, at the Evanston SPACE, there will be an amazing opportunity to experience one of the greatest guitarists of our time, Albert Lee. Some...

21st Jan2013
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Singin’ in the Rain Gets Soaked at Drury Lane

  In 1952, Betty Comden and Adolf Green wrote a lively send-up of 1920′s Hollywood on the cusp of the transition to talkies that was to star...

09th Jan2013
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2 Women of Songs & Comedy: Susan Werner and Sandra Bernhard

  This week I had the very unique opportunity to review two very different artists, both of whom use music, and humor as corner stones of their...

09th Jan2013
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Nick Bell Brings His “Old Soul” to A New Generation

Kevin Pollack, the manager of the Nick Bell Band, invited me to their gig at Player’s Pub in Prospect Heights on Friday, January 4th. Kevin knew I...

03rd Jan2013
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Styx Bring “The Best of Times” to The Genessee Theatre

Photo by Tom Donoghue    Styx and the Genessee Theater in Waukegan, IL was definitely an act that was memorable. This is a band I hear literally...

03rd Jan2013
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Interview with Actress/Comedian Sandra Bernhard

  Sandra Bernhard is an American comedienne, singer, actress and author. She first gained attention in the late 1970s with her stand-up comedy in which she often...