Posts in category "Interviews"

Q&A Interview With Dee Jay Silver (Concert Preview: Friday, May 18, 2018 With Jason Aldean At Hollywood Casino Amphitheatre In Tinley Park)

Q&A Interview With Dee Jay Silver (Concert Preview: Friday, May 18, 2018 With Jason Aldean At Hollywood Casino Amphitheatre In Tinley Park)
Headed back to town in support of Jason Aldean Friday night at Hollywood Casino Amphitheatre in Tinley Park, I spoke with DJ and producer Dee Jay Silver about Chicago house music as an early influence, music as a unifying force following the festival shootings this past October in Las Vegas and much more... ...

Q&A Interview With Rick Astley (Concert Preview: Wednesday, April 25, 2018 At House Of Blues)

Q&A Interview With Rick Astley (Concert Preview: Wednesday, April 25, 2018 At House Of Blues)
Headed back to town for the first time in nearly twenty years, I spoke with British singer songwriter, and 80s pop star, Rick Astley about embracing rickrolling, cultivating a friendship on stage with the Foo Fighters, his latest studio album 50 and much more...

Q&A Interview With Kevin Martin - A Candlebox Acoustic Concert Preview (Sunday, April 15 And Monday, April 16, 2018 At City Winery)

Q&A Interview With Kevin Martin - A Candlebox Acoustic Concert Preview (Sunday, April 15 And Monday, April 16, 2018 At City Winery)
Headed back to town for a pair of acoustic performances Sunday and Monday at City Winery, I spoke with Candlebox frontman, and Elgin native, Kevin Martin about emerging from the Seattle scene, moving on from the 90s major label boom, the band's sixth studio album Disappearing In Airports and much more... ...
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Q&A Interview With Dave Hause (Concert Preview: Friday, April 13, 2018 At FitzGerald's In Berwyn)

Q&A Interview With Dave Hause (Concert Preview: Friday, April 13, 2018 At FitzGerald's In Berwyn)
Headed back to town Friday night for a performance with his brother Tim at FitzGerald's, I spoke with Dave Hause about the songwriting process as he readies work on his fourth solo album, the influence of pop on it and much more... ...

Q&A Interview With Sin Quirin - A Ministry Concert Preview (Saturday, April 7, 2018 At The Riviera Theatre)

Q&A Interview With Sin Quirin - A Ministry Concert Preview (Saturday, April 7, 2018 At The Riviera Theatre)
Headed back to town Saturday night for a performance at the Riviera Theatre, I spoke with Ministry guitarist Sin Quirin about his partnership with Ministry frontman Al Jourgensen, the latest Ministry album AmeriKKKant and much more...

Q&A Interview With Cindy Wilson Of The B-52's (Concert Preview: Thursday, March 29, 2018 At Beat Kitchen)

Q&A Interview With Cindy Wilson Of The B-52's (Concert Preview: Thursday, March 29, 2018 At Beat Kitchen)
Headed back to town Thursday night in support of her debut, full length solo album Changes, I spoke with co-founding B-52's member Cindy Wilson about crafting a new sound in her solo work, the influence of Athens, Georgia and much more... ...
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Q&A Interview With Lucia Micarelli - An Evening With Lucia Micarelli PBS Special Preview

Q&A Interview With Lucia Micarelli - An Evening With Lucia Micarelli PBS Special Preview
As the PBS special An Evening With Lucia Micarelli  airs throughout the month of March on PBS, New York born violinist, singer and actress Lucia Micarelli will be in studio locally to promote the project Tuesday, March 13th at 7:30PM on WTTW TV (channel 11). I spoke with Micarelli about her first PBS special, the importance of music in the classroom and growing as a musician over the course of four seasons in New Orleans portraying Annie on the HBO series Treme... ...

Q&A Interview With Darryl Jones - A Darryl Jones Project Concert Preview (Friday, March 9, 2018 At Park West)

Q&A Interview With Darryl Jones - A Darryl Jones Project Concert Preview (Friday, March 9, 2018 At Park West)
Headed back to town for a performance with his seven piece backing band Friday night at Park West, I spoke with Darryl Jones about growing up in Chicago, and the importance of the music education he received at Chicago Vocational High School, touring and recording with Miles Davis and 25 years on bass for the Rolling Stones... ...

Q&A Interview With Kimbra (Concert Preview: Saturday, February 3, 2018 At Concord Music Hall)

Q&A Interview With Kimbra (Concert Preview: Saturday, February 3, 2018 At Concord Music Hall)
Headed to town Saturday night for an all ages show at Concord Music Hall, I spoke with New Zealand born singer, songwriter, producer and pop star Kimbra about her third studio album Primal Heart, the idea of empowerment as a theme on it, embracing the reach of pop music and much more... ...
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Interview: Take The Reins (Saturday, January 6, 2018 at BrauerHouse in Lombard)

Interview: Take The Reins (Saturday, January 6, 2018 at BrauerHouse in Lombard)
Celebrating the vinyl release of their full-length debut Addiction By Subtraction Saturday night at BrauerHouse in Lombard, I spoke with Take The Reins about addressing relationships on the new album, taking advantage of their suburban locale and much more... ...