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Wyeth Is: An Interview With Hockey's Ben Wyeth (Concert Preview: Tuesday, June 4 at Metro with The Hush Sound)

Wyeth Is: An Interview With Hockey's Ben Wyeth (Concert Preview: Tuesday, June 4 at Metro with The Hush Sound)
Earlier this week, I spoke via email with Hockey's Ben Wyeth about the transformation of Hockey, the writing and recent release of the band's sophomore album Wyeth Is and a tour that brings Hockey to Metro Tuesday night amidst a packed bill that also includes The Hush Sound, River City Extension, Genevieve Schatz and Lucas Carpenter... ...

Interview with Company of Thieves Guitarist Marc Walloch

Interview with Company of Thieves Guitarist Marc Walloch
Gearing up for a tour of the midwest that begins August 9th in Cleveland Heights, Ohio, guitarist and Company of Thieves co-founder Marc Walloch was kind enough to check-in via email for a discussion of Chicago, touring, Hall & Oates, the band’s new album Running From a Gamble and 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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