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Band Spotlight
Thursday, Sept. 20, 2018 12:00 am
 With a hometown base of Knoxville, Tennessee, this group of experienced musicians, hailing from all walks of the Americana landscape, puts out a new album (their fifth studio release) on Sept. 2
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Thursday, Sept. 13, 2018 12:00 am
 Look out below and above, and in between, too, as we recover from the deluge of last weekend and prepare for more good live music inside and out during mid-September. Hopefully and expectedly ev
Band Spotlight
Thursday, Sept. 13, 2018 12:00 am
 Currently traveling all around the Midwest, West Coast and Canada from their music-soaked hometown of Detroit, Michigan, this soul-infused, funky blues band is making sounds while making the rou
Music - Tom Irwin
Thursday, Sept. 6, 2018 12:00 am
 The first full weekend of September gets us going into the fall mode and mood with an array of outdoor festivals featuring live music, including an Oktoberfest, an Art Spectacular, a Family FunF
Music - Tom Irwin
Thursday, Aug. 30, 2018 12:00 am
 Here we are rolling into Labor Day weekend 2018, signalling the end of summertime and the beginning of autumn, if not by weather, at least by date and tradition. Let’s go out and in with a ban
Band Spotlight
Thursday, Aug. 30, 2018 12:00 am
 Born in Chicago to first generation Lithuanian immigrants, young Ivas first learned music through his family’s folk sensibilities, then as a teenager, felt the powerful pull of Chicago blues.
Music - Tom Irwin
Thursday, Aug. 23, 2018 12:00 am
 Let’s offer hearty congratulations to David Casper for his victory on August 17 in the Illinois State Fair karaoke competition. In return for his afternoon triumph, David reaped the rewards of
Band Spotlight
Thursday, Aug. 23, 2018 12:00 am
 Just when you thought it was safe to go out to bars and quietly listen to contemplative acoustic sounds, along comes Barrence Whitfield and the Savages to knock your socks off and stick them in
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Thursday, Aug. 16, 2018 12:00 am
 As we move into the second and final weekend of the Illinois State Fair, the fun keeps on coming, even as the original excitement wears down. I think 10 days is a fair amount of time for a fair.

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