There’s little doubt fans of country superstar Jo Dee Messina will enjoy her new album. That’s because they picked every song on it.
Cassandra Vohs-Demann is all about getting people singing, whether for only a night or as part of a new community choir.
After moving to McHenry County a few years back, Athena Perez toured the Dole Mansion in Crystal Lake and saw the Listening Room before it was finished.
Playing the trombone until age 15 when, as he describes, judges "chortled" at him at a state competition, the guitar not only saved Leo Kottke's embouchure from a bad roll.
At first glance, an album full of R&B and soul covers might seem like an oddity for country star Martina McBride.
A fan of old records, Dag Juhlin of Woodstock was browsing through a table of worn album covers when one caught his eye.
When Michael Charles takes the stage, he brings three decades worth of blues music.
Take some jazz, a bit of pop and funk and gypsify it.
When internationally renowned guitarists Bert Lams and Tom Griesgraber sat down and improvised some music, the story of the early pioneers evolved.
Country star Jo Dee Messina and radio legend Garrison Keillor are among the acts recently announced as part of the Raue Center For The Arts’ new season.
If mellow comes to mind when you think of blues music, you haven’t heard Jimmy Nick.
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