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Band Spotlight
Thursday, Sept. 14, 2017 12:00 am
 Hey, these guys were good when they started and just keep getting better and better in live performance and on record. The celebration on Sunday presents both sides of the band with a live perfo
Music - Tom Irwin
Thursday, Sept. 7, 2017 12:00 am
 Hang onto your horses and your hats as we roll into a big weekend full of celebrations!On Friday, St. Louis-based blues entertainer, composer and singer Paul Bonn brings his stellar band, the Bl
Band Spotlight
Thursday, Sept. 7, 2017 12:00 am
 From local awards (including decades worth of “Best of Springfield” honors in Illinois Times) to opening for Willie Nelson at the Illinois State Fair, Tom Irwin has been around for a while b
Music - Tom Irwin
Thursday, Aug. 31, 2017 12:00 am
 Here we are approaching and directly running into September 2017, with the Labor Day weekend upon us like nobody’s business. What should we do but enjoy all we can.Let’s take a moment on thi
Band Spotlight
Thursday, Aug. 31, 2017 12:00 am
 Gracia Harrison vaulted to national prominence with her astounding appearance on the third season of “The Voice.” Although she didn’t win it all, her relationship with Blake Shelton and th
Music - Tom Irwin
Thursday, Aug. 24, 2017 12:00 am
 Well, we made it through the state fair, survived a solar eclipse, and now we’re preparing to wrap up a very exciting and busy August 2017. Don’t stop now, folks, this week and the weekend a
Band Spotlight
Thursday, Aug. 24, 2017 12:00 am
 A delightfully talented trio of young women, Harpeth Rising is an amazing string band with intensely good harmonies, intricate instrumental work and singer-songwriter songs. Jordana Greenberg (v
Music - Tom Irwin
Thursday, Aug. 17, 2017 12:00 am
 We’re closing in on the final days of the 2017 Illinois State Fair, and from all reports, all has gone fairly well. Soon the dust will clear, the flies will fly away, and our entertainment sce
Band Spotlight
Thursday, Aug. 17, 2017 12:00 am
Heads up, folks! Here comes the best from the west, as Cathy Lemons (vocals) and Phil Berkowitz (vocals, harmonica) bring The Lucky Losers in from San Francisco by way of a Midwest tour. Known as the
Music - Tom Irwin
Thursday, Aug. 10, 2017 12:00 am
 Yessiree, folks, it’s that time of year when the state fair comes to town, whether you like it or not. Along with the all the fair doings, here are a few other happenings in our fair city that

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