| Mar 29, 2012
| 4:37 PM
Stevie Nicks: 'American Idol' recap, Steve Nicks mentors the top 9 as they sing the songs of their idols....
| Jun 28, 2012
| 9:23 AM
Some fests feel like a throwback neighborhood block party, while others feel like that two-day rager you never got invited to in college. This weekend leans more toward the hard-partying crowd as the World's Largest Block Party at Old St. Pat's—...
| Jan 19, 2012
| 11:08 AM
As with all things related to new Bruce Springsteen product, the release of the singer’s latest studio album, “Wrecking Ball,” on March 6 is just the start of what is shaping up as a major year for the singer.
A new single, “We...
| Jun 24, 2011
| 4:22 PM
"It's like a more convenient Ravinia but with bars within walking distance," said one fan of the Lincoln Park Zoo's Jammin' at the Zoo concert series, which kicks off Friday....
| Aug 15, 2011
| 4:33 PM
Ravinia season is in full swing, which means folks across Chicagoland are flocking to Highland Park to enjoy the sounds of summer at the famous …...
| Jan 13, 2011
| 7:37 AM
Universal Studios has released the lineup of musical performers for this year's Mardi Gras festivities, which are every Saturday evening between Feb. 12 and April 23 plus three Friday concerts and one Sunday event. That will make three consecutive...
| Feb 10, 2011
Fire up the time machine for the first concert of Mardi Gras. Frankie Valli ("My Eyes Adored You," "Can't Take My Eyes Off of You") leads off the eclectic lineup, which ranges from contemporary artists such as Neon Trees and the Roots to a longtime...
| Feb 21, 2011
| 11:50 AM
Everyone likes the idea of floating around in the Caribbean with no obligations, a pair of ridiculous sunglasses and a good book, but the typical, stale cruise-oriented entertainment options are enough of a turnoff to keep many people on land. Until now....
| Aug 23, 2011
| 2:31 PM
Best Singer/Songwriter: John Ryan
John Ryan really works his vocal cords to the limit. He fronts the wildly popular cover band Explicit; he lends his talents to Jimmy Hat when they need a male vocalist; and he's developing material...
| Oct 26, 2011
| 1:54 PM
Remember these hits from 10 years ago? How about 20 years ago? Thirty years ago? FORTY YEARS AGO!! (And special bonus: 50 years ago.) (Source: Billboard) Click on the linked dates for the Spotify playlists.
In 2001 --
Lifehouse – Hanging By A...
| Sep 1, 2011
| 3:00 AM
The Advocate's grand band slam "Best Band" covers Britney Spears, Lil Wayne and Gavin Degraw? The person voted as best singer/songwriter's material is compared to Lifehouse and Nickelback?! Best punk band admits to not being very punk, and being a jamband...
| Dec 5, 2011
| 5:05 AM
Harley Harrison and Brett Welsh have been named students of the month at Washington County Technical High School.
Harley Harrison is a senior enrolled in digital photography and digital film editing, advanced- placement U.S. history, advanced-placement...