Archive for July 2012

Two Easy Listening Voices in Town this Weekend: James Taylor and Rascal Flatts

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Two of my favorite voices are going to be serenading me soon!  James Taylor on Friday at Ravinia and Rascal Flatts at First Midwest Amphitheater in Tinley on Saturday.  If you don’t have tickets…here are two of the best sounds right here in the comfort of your own space.  No bathroom lines, no traffic leaving... Read more »

Free Concerts at the Jay Pritzker Pavilion at Millennium Park

I am sure that when you were visiting “The Bean”, officially known as Cloud Gate at Millennium Park, the huge heap of metal in the background caught your eye.  You might have even walked back there to look at it.  You might have even walked around it.  But did you make a point of coming... Read more »

Casey Abrams: Great Bright Morning

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American Idol auditions are at the United Center today.  All those hopeful dreamers singing their hearts out.  Good luck to all. Here is Casey Abrams’ first album after appearing on American Idol 2 years ago.  He was the folksy, quirky, hairy, uber-talented one. Listen to this song this morning and I dare you not to... Read more »
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