Archive for August 2012

This Weekend, M.C. Lyte Brings Her “Unstoppable” Spirit To Chicago

This Weekend, M.C. Lyte Brings Her “Unstoppable” Spirit To Chicago
True confession: I’ve been a fan of MC Lyte since I first heard the Lyte as A Rock album on a visit home to Memphis from college. Her lyrical creativity, in my opinion, makes her one of the best MCs in the history of the genre. I was such a huge fan in the early 90s,... Read more »

Tonight ! Social Gravity & MyPlea.org Host a High Powered Networking Fundraiser

Tonight ! Social Gravity & MyPlea.org  Host a High Powered Networking Fundraiser
Tonight, I am honored to team with a number of great  individuals to help Social Gravity host a networking event to bring awareness towe  MyPlea.org  Bringing a whole new meaning to  Friday night happy hour! Ticket sales go towards building the MyPlea website. FRIDAY, AUGUST 24, 2012 | 5:30-7:30PM REDHEAD PIANO BAR | 16 WEST... Read more »

After Work Soul....This Thursday At Sawtooth

After Work Soul....This Thursday At Sawtooth
iRock Jazz Presents: Soul House After Work featuring the best in Jazz, Neo Soul and Soul Music at  indoor and outdoor venue Sawtooth 1350 W. Randolph . Thursday, August 23, 5pm -2am . The event is free and open to the public. Featured Artists Vocalist: Aziza Lisa Tony Cazeau- piano Mendel Beckford- bass Chuck Lacy-... Read more »
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Your "First of The Week" Social Guide: Things To Do Early Next Week

Your "First of The Week" Social Guide: Things To Do Early Next Week
We all know the Air and Water Show dominates this weekend.  But there are a couple of interesting things to do early next week that you may want to check out. Monday: The Experience 10Th Anniversary I’ve written about the Experience before. This is  very special one , the 10th anniversary edition will feture Dove... Read more »

Rebecca Ferguson Makes Chicago Debut At "The Experience"

Rebecca Ferguson Makes Chicago Debut At "The Experience"
I have an on-going deal with Dedry Jones, owner of  The Music Experience.  If Janet Jackson ever becomes a guest at his popular  “Experience” shows. I’ll work for free in his music store!  Until then, I’ll continue to enjoy the talent he features at his wildly popular music/talk event. This Monday England’s X-Factor runner-up Rebecca... Read more »

Arts4Kids Foundation Presents – A Benefit for Shriners Hospital for Children “Summer Music Festival”

Arts4Kids Foundation Presents – A Benefit for Shriners Hospital for Children “Summer Music Festival”
Arts4Kids in collaboration with Kontinent Media Group, Connect.Inspire.Grow. Christopher Goltz and Company and the Grill in the Park, are pleased to announce Arts4Kids Presents – A Benefit for Shriners Hospital for Children® “Summer Music Festival.”  Saturday August 4th, at Grill In The Park 248 West Diversey Parkway from 12PM to 7PM . This family oriented... Read more »
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