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RedEye Sound BoardUPDATE: 2013 Rock 'n' Vote voting has closed. RSVP for the show (required for attendance) and click here to get to know this year's acts better. See you there! The abundance of great Chicago bands never ceases, or ceases to impress. That’s...
Lehigh Valley Music presents FESTBLOGDerek Trucks didn’t say a word during Sunday night’s lively concert at the Sovereign Performing Arts Center in Reading by the Tedeschi Trucks Band. He let his guitar do the talking, speaking in mesmerizing, lightning fast electric riffs. Susan...
South Bend TribuneMost guys pick up a guitar to meet girls and party. Zach DuBois has a business plan. “I tell people all I’m doing is running a small business,” the 24-year-old singer-songwriter says. In March, he released his first CD, “...
Tribune reporterAs much as some of us might want to, none of us is likely to attend our own funeral. But that is essentially what Earl Pionke did on June 24, 2012, when he came to the Berwyn club FitzGerald's. It was a Sunday and the joint was jammed and jumping....
Tags: Music, Pancreatic Cancer, Entertainment
Tribune reporterEarl J.J. Pionke, whose storied Earl of Old Town club on the North Side helped launch the careers of folk singer-songwriters for decades, died Friday, April 26. He was 80. The club closed more than 30 years ago after a decades-long run as one of the...
Chicago Tribune reporterThe Earl of Old Town was a saloon at 1615 N. Wells St. that closed more than three decades ago but, like a song that you can't get out of your head, it remains alive today. Long after the Earl had become a pleasant bar named the Last Call (it is now...
Tags: Music, Garry McCarthy, Rick Kogan, Mark Twain, Bars and Clubs
Earl Pionke, whose storied Earl of Old Town club on the North Side helped launch the careers of folk singer-songwriters for decades, died Friday, April 26. He was 80. The club closed more than 30 years ago after a decadeslong run as one of the nation's...
For RedEyeGrowing up, Dallas-born, Nashville-raised singer-songwriter Caitlin Rose initially rebelled against her country roots. Well, maybe "rebellion" is too strong a term. "As a teenager I'd tell my parents, 'I'm going to play in a punk club and y'all stay...
Tags: Music, Tom Waits, Entertainment, Linda Ronstadt, Caitlin Rose
Lehigh Valley Music presents FESTBLOGSinger songwriter Jewel says that as early as 1999, when she had released just two albums, she wanted to do a greatest hits album. And she easily could have. Her 1996 debut album, “Pieces of You,” had produced three Top......
Lehigh Valley Music presents FESTBLOGHere are the Top 5 Concerts of the Coming Week: 1 . ED KOWALCZYK It’s almost four years since Ed Kowalczyk parted ways with Live, the York-based band whose writing and singing he defined with such alternative chart-toppers as “Lightning......
Lucius with Ava Luna and Magic Man, Feb. 22, 8 p.m., $10. The Outer Space, 295 Treadwell St., Building G, Hamden, (203) 288-6400, theouterspace.net, manicproductions.org. They always say, "Two heads are better than one." For Brooklyn-based indie...
Lehigh Valley Music presents FESTBLOGToday, Lehigh Valley Music starts a new weekly feature. fun. Each Thursday, we'll post a list of concerts going on sale in the next week at area venues, and those that recently went on sale. Ticket Box has run in......
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