Posts tagged "Daryl Hall"

Memphis in May - The Beale Street Music Festival: Friday, May 3 Concert Review

Memphis in May - The Beale Street Music Festival: Friday, May 3 Concert Review
Friday afternoon along the flooded banks of the Mississippi River in Memphis's Tom Lee Park, Hall & Oates, Alice in Chains, The Wallflowers, Yngwie Malmsteen, Sheryl Crow, Deftones, The Joy Formidable and more performed on a cool and rainy first day of the Beale Street Music Festival... ...

Fifteen Minutes With Fitz: An Interview With Fitz & The Tantrums' Michael Fitzpatrick

Fifteen Minutes With Fitz:  An Interview With Fitz & The Tantrums' Michael Fitzpatrick
Heading to Chicago for three sold out shows at Metro (Saturday, November 19th, Sunday November 20th and Tuesday, November 22nd), Fitz & The Tantrums frontman Michael Fitzpatrick joined me on the phone in October for an insightful conversation on "Snowpocalypse," Lollapalooza, success, the internet, the band's future and much more.  ...

Hall & Oates with Company of Thieves Live at Ravinia - 6/26/11

Hall & Oates with Company of Thieves Live at Ravinia - 6/26/11
Sunday night featured an interesting mix of people in the lawn section at Ravinia.  From twenty-something hipsters wearing t-shirts displaying their typically ironic brand of “humor” (at Ravinia the shirts featured Hall & Oates influenced phrases like “Haulin’ Oats” and “Oates > Hall”) to babyboomers and beyond, Sunday’s show ran the gamut.  The “Live in ’85!” themed wearables were surely selling well. With a lack of recent material, Hall & Oates stuck to the hits on Sunday night… and the hits were plenty. ...
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    Jim Ryan has written about music in print and online for a variety of Chicagoland publications for over fifteen years. In addition to duties filling in as Traffic Anchor on CLTV or in the helicopter on NBC 5, you can also catch him Sunday nights at 6PM central as host of "The Rock N' Roll Radio Program" on AM 1420 WIMS and AM 1060 WHFB (streaming at wimsradio.com and via the TuneIn Radio app for the smart phone or tablet). Jim has also worked locally for WXRT-FM, lives within walking distance of the Metro and is an avid White Sox and Blackhawks fan whose first live concert experience came at Comiskey Park in 1984 during the Jacksons' "Victory" tour.

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