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Media – April 2020

Media – April 2020

| April 1, 2020

Steve Darnall remembers the exact moment he became obsessed with old time radio. “It was 1977, and I was driving in the car with my dad. I asked him to turn on the radio, and he turned on Chuck Shayden’s program, which aired old-time shows from the Golden Age of Radio. Dad told me that […]

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Live Review and Photo Gallery – Dirty Honey at Bottom Lounge

Live Review and Photo Gallery – Dirty Honey at Bottom Lounge

| February 15, 2020 | 1 Comment

Dirty Honey Tuesday, February 11 Bottom Lounge, Chicago For the past year, some music industry folks have been working themselves into a piranha-like frenzy over L.A. blues-rock quartet Dirty Honey. Formed in 2017, the band features singer Marc Labelle, guitarist John Notto, bassist Justin Smolian, and drummer Corey Coverstone. The buzz surrounding the band is heightened in […]

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Cover Story and Gallery: The Struts

Cover Story and Gallery: The Struts

| November 15, 2018 | 0 Comments

It was a popular, yet perhaps far-fetched concept that was titillating impressionable society a few years back. And it was relatively simple, all told, and loosely based on comic Danny Wallace’s book Yes Man, which was later satirized to a zanier degree in Jim Carrey’s film version of the same name: If you simply responded […]

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Photo Gallery: Steven Tyler @ Chicago Theatre

Photo Gallery: Steven Tyler @ Chicago Theatre

| August 15, 2016 | 0 Comments

  IE’s Bradley Todd captured Aerosmith’s Steven Tyler – who mixed songs from his country-flavored album We’re All Somebody From Somewhere and classic tracks from Aerosmith. As Todd told us, “Steven is simply one of the best frontmen and singers of all time, in my book. He’s close to 70 and still sounds freakin’ amazing. Truly […]

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Stage Buzz – Live Shots: Aerosmith and Slash

Stage Buzz – Live Shots: Aerosmith and Slash

| August 6, 2014 | 0 Comments

The 2014 equivalent of the World Series of Rock: Aerosmith and Slash!

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Stage Buzz Preview: Aerosmith

Stage Buzz Preview: Aerosmith

| July 22, 2014 | 1 Comment

Expect lots of hits, scarfs, circular fan blown hair and maybe even an unexpected guitar duel.

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Interview: Steven Tyler of Aerosmith

Interview: Steven Tyler of Aerosmith

| October 31, 2012 | 0 Comments

Steven Tyler revs his engines

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Aerosmith and Cheap Trick live!

Aerosmith and Cheap Trick live!

| June 25, 2012 | 0 Comments

Everyone knows what to expect when you go to see a band in concert who’s been together for over 40 years, and whose frontman is in his mid-60s (64 to be exact): the band will move around the stage much less than in their younger, wilder days,

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File: November 2009

File: November 2009

| October 30, 2009 | 0 Comments

ONE FOR THE BOOKS “My Bucket Song” by Psalm One from Psalm One on Vimeo. As we mentioned last month, the Chicago Public Library capped a “we’re not just books” promotion with a music contest, challenging Chicagoans to write songs about the city.

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File: July 2009

File: July 2009

| July 1, 2009 | 0 Comments

God Bless The Queen The blues world has lost its Queen. Koko Taylor, whose raw-edged, impassioned vocals won the hearts of fans worldwide for five decades, passed away at 80 on June 3rd of complications from gastrointestinal surgery.

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Cover Story: Aerosmith

Cover Story: Aerosmith

| June 1, 2009 | 0 Comments

Back To The Edge For one of rock ‘n’ roll’s most treasured groups of “bad boys,” Aerosmith haven’t done much rockin’ or rollin’ lately. The mechanics of mobilizing their aging machine have proven more difficult than imagined, as age, health, and stop/start productivity have given the band fits. The marketing arm has no problem functioning […]

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