Posts tagged "Joliet"

Two Minutes With The GEICO Caveman...

Two Minutes With The GEICO Caveman...
Leaving the Darius Rucker pre race concert at the GEICO 400 Sprint Cup race on Sunday at Chicagoland Speedway in Joliet, I ran into about the last person I was expecting to see on this planet:  The GEICO Caveman (it turns out the caveman was the Grand Marshal of the race.  Of course he was.  Why wouldn't he be?).  So, I did what any responsible music journalist would do:  ambushed him with an interview request even though he has absolutely nothing to do with the music I supposedly cover.  What follows below is the transcript to the impromptu two minute interview that I conducted with The GEICO Caveman about his thoughts on the city of Chicago, NASCAR racing and of course saving money with his archnemesis GEICO. ...

Interview with Darius Rucker

Interview with Darius Rucker
In town to perform on Sunday at Chicagoland Speedway in Joliet (part of the Geico 400 NASCAR pre-race festivities), Darius Rucker sat down with me backstage following his set for a conversation about Chicago, the Bears, country music and his first tour as a headlining act since his days with Hootie & the Blowfish. ...