Localpalooza Returns 7/22/2017 At Lincoln Hall

Michael Vogus’ fundraiser for The Patrick Grange Memorial Foundation¬†for ALS research is returning for it’s second year next week. Lincoln Hall will play host to some great bands with a suggested donation of $10. I’ve seen a couple of these bands before, most notable The Ivory’s. They put on a great set at House Of Blues in May of last year, opening for another great … Continue reading Localpalooza Returns 7/22/2017 At Lincoln Hall

Phillip-Michael Scales Returns To Chicago 6/17, 18

For a few years there was a great singer/songwriter living and performing around Chicago called Briar Rabbit. That wasn’t his real name, of course; rather a pseudonym that hinted at the kind of music you might expect if you’re old enough to remember Disney’s racially charged Song Of The South. Briar Rabbit was a character of cunning wit and smarts. All of the singer Briar … Continue reading Phillip-Michael Scales Returns To Chicago 6/17, 18