Thursday 23 November, 2017
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Category Archives: Music
Ricky Martin performing in Chicago on April 19, 2011. [Featurerd image by Jerry Nunn/Wikimedia Commons]

Most of us have done some crazy things in our lives.  Looking back, many of us saw our wild days as part of growing up.  As for singer Ricky Martin, he celebrated those crazy times in the hit song, “Livin la Vida Loca.”  Written in Spanglish,...

By Lucy Santos on Oct 13th, 2017
Diamond sings at the the Theater For the Performing Arts at the Aladdin Hotel & Casino on July 2, 1978. [Featured image by Jessie Eastland/Wikimedia Commons]

As the colorful foliage makes the landscape come to life, fall is a very beautiful season.  The cool crisp air of the autumn invigorates us.  When the leaves whirl, as they are blown by the wind, we can see the magic of nature.  Fall is an...

By Lucy Santos on Sep 22nd, 2017
Vince Neil Rocking it On Board the Battleship Iowa

Vince Neil Rocks On USS Iowa San Pedro sizzled over the Labor Day weekend with a rock concert on board the USS Iowa honoring the men and women in our military for Fleet Week LA. Entertainment included; a colossal fireworks show, the singing...

Michael Jackson performing in 1988. [Featured image by Drew H. Cohen/Wikimedia Commons]

When he performed, he certainly made an unforgettable entrance.  With his jacket and white sequined gloves, he already drew the attention of his audience.  When he sang with his powerful voice, it was simply electrifying.  Like his hit song,...

By Lucy Santos on Aug 22nd, 2017
As Elvis performs at the Mississippi-Alabama Fairgrounds in Tupelo, Mississippi on September 26, 1956, his fans go crazy. [Featured image from Wikimedia Commons]

Once he walked into a room, thousands of girls screamed with emotion.  With his strong voice and magnetism, Elvis Presley moved his fans.  When he sang the song, “Hound Dog,” he taught us to be strong and not to cry.  “Suspicious Minds”...

By Lucy Santos on Aug 11th, 2017

Time Out New York is having the biggest Pride Party yet on Thurs. June 22 from 7-9:30 PM at Arena. It includes a live performance by NYC’s hottest new 60’s surfer girl pop band, Emergency Tiara. Plus, we had a golden opportunity...

Bruce Springsteen performs at Roskilde Festival in 2012. [Featured image by Bill Ellbesen/Wikimedia Commons]

A great way to kick off the summertime are the 4th of July celebrations.  Across America, there are barbecues and picnics as well as many other Independence Day activities. Most Americans see the fireworks as their favorite part of the festivities. ...

By Lucy Santos on Jun 16th, 2017

Deborah Cox as Rachel Marron Broadway in Chicago brought lights, song, and the ultimate tribute to Whitney Houston in Chicago with its take on “The Bodyguard”.  This show, which may have been underplayed in the media due to the...

This past Tuesday, The Recording Academy Chicago Chapter’s held their 2017 Grammy Nominee Reception and Membership Celebration at the Chicago Athletic Association.  This event welcomed the Midwest’s best nominees from all categories,...

Hip Hop recording artist BD Miguel is starting 2017 with a new track that is gaining traction. BD is a label visionary. He is also a talented artist representing Washington state. He heads up a Washington based record label with a solid...

By Belinda Ware on Jan 16th, 2017