IllinoisTimes - Faingold at Large http://illinoistimes.com/blogs.sec-117-1-faingold-at-large.html Thu, 17 Apr 14 00:00:00 -0500 en hourly 1 Chamber Orchestra welcomes pipa virtuoso Wu Mon http://illinoistimes.com/blog-13747-chamber-orchestra-welcomes-pipa-virtuoso-wu-mon.html Chamber Orchestra welcomes pipa virtuoso Wu Mon
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Video: The Pharmacy presents Epsom and Estuary Tomorrow http://illinoistimes.com/blog-13745-video-the-pharmacy-presents-epsom-and-estuary-tomorrow.html Video: The Pharmacy presents Epsom and Estuary Tomorrow
  This Friday night, April 11 at 9 p.m., Springfield's most sarcastic aging post-punk iconoclasts, Epsom (featuring this blog's titular scribe on vocals/lyrics, so yeah, full disclosure, w...]]>
A.D. Carson rides again http://illinoistimes.com/blog-13717-ad-carson-rides-again.html A.D. Carson rides again
 Last summer, teacher, poet and recording artist A.D. Carson left Springfield to pursue his Ph.D. at South Carolina's Clemson University, leaving a notable gap in local culture (the fact that he...]]>
Tonight and tomorrow: Art openings at SAA and The Pharmacy http://illinoistimes.com/blog-13713-tonight-and-tomorrow-art-openings-at-saa-and-the-pharmacy.html Tonight and tomorrow: Art openings at SAA and The Pharmacy
This Friday and Saturday will provide Springfield art appreciators multiple opportunities to do just that at three separate receptions of exciting contemporary art .Tonight, the Springfield Art Associ...]]>
Tonight! Corn Bread is back from LA with Cornfucius II http://illinoistimes.com/blog-13683-tonight_-corn-bread-is-back-from-la-with-cornfucius-ii.html Tonight! Corn Bread is back from LA with Cornfucius II
 

 


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Torch Tuesday Tonight: Femcee Classic with Def Jam artist K'La http://illinoistimes.com/blog-13651-torch-tuesday-tonight-femcee-classic-with-def-jam-artist-kla.html Torch Tuesday Tonight: Femcee Classic with Def Jam artist K'La
 Torch Tuesday at Bar None (in association with Wize Guys Productions) continues to prove its mettle as the preeminent regional showcase for hip-hop with Femcee Classic -  a program of femal...]]>
Illinois Symphony Orchestra tomorrow night w/ guest soloist Julie Albers http://illinoistimes.com/blog-13649-illinois-symphony-orchestra-tomorrow-night-w_-guest-soloist-julie-albers.html Illinois Symphony Orchestra tomorrow night w/ guest soloist Julie Albers
 "Powerful Promise" is the fitting title of the program of beautiful music on offer tomorrow at Sangamon Auditorium....]]>
Between The Cracks: Honey///Suck tonight at Black Sheep Cafe http://illinoistimes.com/blog-13650-between-the-cracks-honey___suck-tonight-at-black-sheep-cafe.html Between The Cracks: Honey///Suck tonight at Black Sheep Cafe
Once again, Faingold at Large proudly presents Between the Cracks - the recurring feature designed to shine a light onto Springfield-area bands, and all in their own words, to boot. Join us,...]]>
IT exclusive video preview! Musical event at The Pharmacy this weekend http://illinoistimes.com/blog-13648-it-exclusive-video-preview_-musical-event-at-the-pharmacy-this-weekend.html IT exclusive video preview! Musical event at The Pharmacy this weekend
 Sound artist Ben S. Jacob of local arts collective The Pharmacy will be presenting his primal, highly percussive sonic vision this Saturday and Sunday  eveningCheck out the video below for...]]>
Between The Cracks: The Complaint Line tonight at Donnie's http://illinoistimes.com/blog-13580-between-the-cracks-the-complaint-line-tonight-at-donnies.html Between The Cracks: The Complaint Line tonight at Donnie's
Once again, Faingold at Large proudly presents Between the Cracks - the recurring feature designed to shine a light onto Springfield-area bands, and all in their own words, to boot. Join us, won't yo...]]>
Exclusive video: Behind the scenes at tonight's art openings at SAA and DEMO Project http://illinoistimes.com/blog-13581-exclusive-video-behind-the-scenes-at-tonights-art-openings-at-saa-and-demo-project.html Exclusive video: Behind the scenes at tonight's art openings at SAA and DEMO Project
 This evening two very different but equally dreamlike events are happening simultaneously at the Springfield Art Association. In the spacious, newly remodeled main gallery Kathleen Scott of...]]>
Between The Cracks: RDNT tonight at Black Sheep Cafe http://illinoistimes.com/blog-13551-between-the-cracks-rdnt-tonight-at-black-sheep-cafe.html Between The Cracks: RDNT tonight at Black Sheep Cafe
Once again, Faingold at Large proudly presents Between the Cracks - the recurring feature designed to shine a light onto Springfield-area bands, and all in their own words, to boot. Join us, won...]]>
Exclusive video: Illinois Symphony Orchestra rehearses for tomorrow's concert http://illinoistimes.com/blog-13525-exclusive-video-illinois-symphony-orchestra-rehearses-for-tomorrows-concert.html Exclusive video: Illinois Symphony Orchestra rehearses for tomorrow's concert
 Tomorrow's Illinois Symphony Orchestra concert at Sangamon Auditorium promises to be a thoroughly singular event. True to the evening's title, "Shimmering Shakespeare," the second half of th...]]>
Right Now! Wertico Cain & Gray in concert at Dana Thomas House. Exclusive video! http://illinoistimes.com/blog-13497-right-now_-wertico-cain-gray-in-concert-at-dana-thomas-house-exclusive-video_.html Right Now! Wertico Cain & Gray in concert at Dana Thomas House. Exclusive video!
 Right now at the Dana-Thomas House (301 E Lawrence) a unique, fully improvised concert is getting underway featuring local composer and muliti-instrumentalist David Cain, legendary percussionist...]]>
Art Opening Tonight at DEMO Project: Hannah Short http://illinoistimes.com/blog-13493-art-opening-tonight-at-demo-project-hannah-short.html Art Opening Tonight at DEMO Project: Hannah Short
 The opening reception for "Figments," a new installation by Indiana-based artist Hannah Short, is happening at DEMO Project this evening from 6PM-9PM.Hannah frequently uses the medium of clay ...]]>
Tonight: Joss Whedon gets Shakespearean http://illinoistimes.com/blog-13464-tonight-joss-whedon-gets-shakespearean.html Tonight: Joss Whedon gets Shakespearean
 Amy Acker's Beatrice is hearing something she probably oughtn't in Much Ado About NothingJoss Whedon is a geeky pop culture megaforce, with credits ranging from Buffy the Vampire Slayer t...]]>
This evening: Reception for Kevin Veara exhibition at UIS Visual Gallery http://illinoistimes.com/blog-13439-this-evening-reception-for-kevin-veara-exhibition-at-uis-visual-gallery.html This evening: Reception for Kevin Veara exhibition at UIS Visual Gallery
 Kevin Veara owns land on the banks of the Sangamon River and his studio is surrounded by forest, so it makes sense that he creates vibrant, colorful paintings of birds and plants indig...]]>
Tonight: Springfield Art Association Film Series http://illinoistimes.com/blog-13383-tonight-springfield-art-association-film-series.html Tonight: Springfield Art Association Film Series
 Toni Servillo and friend, just hanging out in The Great BeautySumptuous and kinetic, whimsical and melancholy - often all at the same time - director Paolo Sorrentino's The Great Beauty might j...]]>
Tonight: Springfield Art Association Film Series http://illinoistimes.com/blog-13357-tonight-springfield-art-association-film-series.html Tonight: Springfield Art Association Film Series
 Sarah Polley films her family in The Stories We TellCinema lovers rejoice! This week marks the start of the latest in the Springfield Art Association's excellent, long-running film series.This...]]>
Unique Musical Presentation at The Pharmacy Sunday http://illinoistimes.com/blog-13354-unique-musical-presentation-at-the-pharmacy-sunday.html Unique Musical Presentation at The Pharmacy Sunday
 This Sunday evening at The Pharmacy, Nathaniel Bartlett will  present his composition "trichotomic ecology." According to Bartlett, the performance will consist of the recorded version f...]]>
DEMO Project Closing Reception This Friday: Dominic Paul Moore http://illinoistimes.com/blog-13329-demo-project-closing-reception-this-friday-dominic-paul-moore.html DEMO Project Closing Reception This Friday: Dominic Paul Moore
 As detailed in the recent Illinois Times cover story on the state of the arts, Springfield is increasingly becoming a destination for artists from around the region and the world....]]>
Ras Kass and Copywrite: National Hip-Hop Acts at Torch Tuesday Tomorrow Night http://illinoistimes.com/blog-13327-ras-kass-and-copywrite-national-hip-hop-acts-at-torch-tuesday-tomorrow-night.html Ras Kass and Copywrite: National Hip-Hop Acts at Torch Tuesday Tomorrow Night
Every week at Bar None, Torch Tuesday provides Springfield's most consistent showcase for exciting local and regional hip-hop artists. This week's show ups the ante presenting two of the most presti...]]>
Between The Cracks: Wir Können http://illinoistimes.com/blog-13328-between-the-cracks-wir-k%25C3%25B6nnen.html Between The Cracks: Wir Können
Once again, Faingold at Large proudly presents Between the Cracks - the recurring feature designed to shine a light onto Springfield-area bands, and all in their own words, to boot. Join us, won't yo...]]>
Nebraska now in Springfield http://illinoistimes.com/blog-13264-nebraska-now-in-springfield.html Nebraska now in Springfield
  Bruce Dern and Will Forte star as father and son in NebraskaThose heading to the movies this holiday weekend who have tastes more earthbound than Middle Earth, or who perhaps appreciate co...]]>
Tonight: Springfield Renaissance Raises Money for Music Education http://illinoistimes.com/blog-13238-tonight-springfield-renaissance-raises-money-for-music-education.html Tonight: Springfield Renaissance Raises Money for Music Education
 Tonight Donnie's Homespun (107 W. Cook) will host the the third edition of Springfield Renaissance, an all-ages benefit music-and-comedy concert-cum-art exhibit.All proceeds from the modest $5...]]>
Torch Tuesday Concert Series Tonight at Bar None http://illinoistimes.com/blog-13083-torch-tuesday-concert-series-tonight-at-bar-none.html Torch Tuesday Concert Series Tonight at Bar None
  GrantFlows from ChampaignTonight marks the return of the Torch Tuesday Concert Series with heigh-level hip-hop talent gathered from across the region. Featured performers will include Cham...]]>
Free Halloween Film Screening (and costume party) Tonight - Z Bistro hosts holiday preview for this weekends Route 66 Film Festival http://illinoistimes.com/blog-13043-free-halloween-film-screening-%2528and-costume-party%2529-tonight.html Free Halloween Film Screening (and costume party) Tonight - Z Bistro hosts holiday preview for this weekends Route 66 Film Festival
 Get into the Halloween spirit tonight at 7 with a free screening of the horror comedy They Will Outlive Us All tonight at ZBistro (220 S. Sixth St.). The film takes place in ...]]>
Faingold at Large Presents: Rocktober Part 5 - Built To Spill and friends in Bloomington http://illinoistimes.com/blog-12988-faingold-at-large-presents-rocktober-part-5-built-to-spill-and-friends-in-bloomington.html Faingold at Large Presents: Rocktober Part 5 - Built To Spill and friends in Bloomington
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Faingold at Large Presents: Rocktober Part 3: John Hodgman, Kristen Schaal and Eugene Mirman http://illinoistimes.com/blog-12985-faingold-at-large-presents-rocktober-part-3-john-hodgman-kristen-schaal-and-eugene-mirman.html Faingold at Large Presents: Rocktober Part 3: John Hodgman, Kristen Schaal and Eugene Mirman
  My continuing Rocktober travels around the region in search of extra-Springfieldian entertainment brought me to Chicago's Vic Theatre this past Saturday for the "Sandwich to Go" tour fe...]]>
Faingold at Large Presents: Rocktober Part 4: Neko Case in St. Louis http://illinoistimes.com/blog-12986-faingold-at-large-presents-rocktober-part-4-neko-case-in-st-louis.html Faingold at Large Presents: Rocktober Part 4: Neko Case in St. Louis
  "Migraine or not, we will now shred."Like the steadfast musical soldier she so clearly is, singer Neko Case led her band through a searing, satisfying set at last night at The Pageant in...]]>