Home / Articles / By Tom Irwin
Music - Tom Irwin
Thursday, Jan. 16, 2014 12:00 am
 With so many cool events this weekend, there’s no time to be cute or clever, so let’s get right to the meat of the matter and proclaim the host of happenings going on.First on the list comes
Band Spotlight
Thursday, Jan. 16, 2014 12:00 am
 On the road for their Writer’s Block Tour, national rap stars Ras Kass and Copywrite started in Yuma, Ariz., last week and continue to travel the country making a stop at Bar None during Torch
Music - Tom Irwin
Thursday, Jan. 9, 2014 12:00 am
 With the great freeze out of 2014 soon becoming a mushy thaw of a memory, it’s time to put the unfortunate show cancellations behind us and move on in earnest with live music in the new year.
Band Spotlight
Thursday, Jan. 9, 2014 12:00 am
 Taking a cue and a name from the old “juke joints” of the 40s and 50s that hosted wild and crazy dance nights with groups doing the jump band style, Juke House revives the good-time music wi
Music - Tom Irwin
Thursday, Jan. 2, 2014 12:00 am
 Welcome to good-old, brand-new 2014, folks. Glad you could make it. To quote a favorite songwriter of mine, Greg Brown of Iowa way, “who woulda thunk it?” But here we are and here we go with
Band Spotlight
Thursday, Jan. 2, 2014 12:00 am

Tuesday, Jan. 7, 7pm

 Direct from somewhere around here comes “three guys who play music, sometimes sad, sometimes not,” with a name in German that means, “We Can,” complete with Germanic-styled umlaut and ev
Music - Tom Irwin
Thursday, Dec. 26, 2013 12:00 am
 Here are a few observations on the past year, which seemed very much like a fast year as well. From what I can recollect, we had a good season of outdoor events. Not only did we produce a whole
Band Spotlight
Thursday, Dec. 26, 2013 12:00 am
 Coming from Chicago and claiming to be best, and incidentally, the only Talking Heads tribute band from the Windy City, This Must Be the Band likes being faux T-Heads a lot. How they best like t
Remembering
Thursday, Dec. 26, 2013 12:00 am

ANDREW RICHARD STONE, SR. June 1, 1958-Jan. 24, 2013

Andy Stone spent his life working and living on and for the family farm, but he was not your stereotypical tractor-driving, cap-wearing farmer. Not content to rest on the well-established laurels of t
Music - Tom Irwin
Thursday, Dec. 19, 2013 12:00 am
 Just as families reunite during the holiday season, it appears that bands do, too. Among many other exciting events this weekend, we have a few get back-togethers to report.I guess this one is r

Calendar

  • Mon
    22
  • Tue
    23
  • Wed
    24
  • Thu
    25
  • Fri
    26
  • Sat
    27
  • Sun
    28