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Lollapalooza, Ravinia, or bust: 5 tips for surviving the Chicago outdoor music festivals!

Lollapalooza, Ravinia, or bust: 5 tips for surviving the Chicago outdoor music festivals!
“There are many very famous open-air festivals…in America…some [people] just lie on the grass, others bring elaborate picnics, and some young women even nurse their babies. And all of these people are able to hear a first-class concert under the stars.” – Christa Ludwig, Opera Singer Outdoor music is a quintessential part of the American summer.... Read more »

"Oh Say Can You WHAT?" or "The Top Five Tips to Singing The Star-Spangled Banner"

"Oh Say Can You WHAT?" or "The Top Five Tips to Singing The Star-Spangled Banner"
Our Nation’s National Anthem The Star Bangled Banner, with lyrics by Francis Scott Key and music by John Stafford Smith, is one of the most difficult commonplace songs to master. Whether it be Christina Aguilera forgetting the words or Roseanne Barr blaring like a foghorn, many have tried to best this treacherous ditty and have... Read more »