Jazz guitar virtuoso Tom McCarthy with his trio.
11 E Adams St, Chicago, IL 60603-5635, United States Map
Please RSVP at the link above so that we can expect you. Meet fellow Berners and revolutionaries in the lobby of 11 E. Adams at 10:15 a.m. SHARP so we can march together under the Our Revolution banner!
We will wait for about 20 minutes before leaving 11 E. Adams as a group, so please be prompt! If you have any questions, please contact Our Revolution Illinois Board Member Shana East at: email@example.com. See you on January 20th!
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Come out add enjoy the band! Great prices on drinks and delicious food available. After the band plays, we will have seen Open Mic! Everyone is welcome to show off their talents!
22607 Merritton Rd, Frankfort, IL 60423-5163, United States Map
If you are a Democrat in the Lincoln-Way region, please come out as join us. The best therapy in the Trump Era is taking ACTION! You can tell your grandkids that you helped fight for their future. Don't let them turn back the clock, get active and help create forward progress. The attack on Democratic values happens at all levels of government, including within our community.
We'll meet at the home of Sue M. We'll discuss final details of our Feb 1 Homer Twp PC recruitment event and phone bank invitees, so bring a cell phone, and bring a friend!... See MoreSee Less
Jazz Vocalist Alyssa Allgood at Montrose Saloon
Downbeat Magazine: Four Stars **** (Bob Protzman)
Chicago-based jazz vocalist Alyssa Allgood has been recognized as an artist who “impressively sings, scats and writes original lyrics” (DownBeat Magazine). Her voice is “radiant…strong and coolly expressive. She sings with a maturity marked by restraint and nuance” (Neil Tesser, Grammy Award-winning writer and critic).
Alyssa has a strong affinity for hard bop music and her voice perfectly bridges this style with a more modern approach, evident on her debut album, “Out of the Blue”. Released in Fall 2016, this album reimagines the classic Blue Note Records era with original arrangements and lyrics. The album received wide critical acclaim and was hailed as a “Best Release of 2016” by The Huffington Post, All About Jazz, Jazz History Online, The L.A. Jazz Scene and a “Best Debut Release of 2016” by The New York City Jazz Record. Critics consistently praised Alyssa’s instrumental approach and accomplished scat and vocalese singing.
Alyssa performed at the 2016 Chicago Jazz Festival to a standing room only crowd and was met with a standing ovation and sold-out CD sales. She has also appeared at The Green Mill, The Jazz Showcase, Fitzgerald’s Nightclub, Merriman’s Playhouse, The Whiskey Lounge and as a special guest with groups at The Taste of Chicago and Andy’s Jazz Club. Alyssa headlined the 2016 Ottawa 2 Rivers Wine Fest, which featured a lineup of Chicago’s jazz women.
She actively participates in jazz competitions around the world, and recently won the First Annual Ella Fitzgerald Competition held in Washington D.C. She has also been named a Top 15 Finalist in the 2016 Sarah Vaughan International Jazz Vocal Competition, a 2016 Jazz Fellow through the Luminarts Cultural Organization in Chicago and second place winner in the 2016 Mid-Atlantic Jazz Voice Competition. Alyssa placed as a Top 10 semifinalist in the 2015 Shure Montreux Jazz Voice Competition; where she competed live in Switzerland for a jury presided by jazz legend Al Jarreau.Alyssa Allgood’s debut album, “Out of the Blue”, was named a Best Release of 2016 by The Huffington Post, All About Jazz, Jazz History Online, The L.A. Jazz Scene, Jazz Views and a Best Debut Release of 2016 by The New York City Jazz Record.
"When she stretched phrases, elongated words, rewrote rhythms and remade melody lines, you knew she was a jazz singer to the core...she's off to a remarkable start, a young singer of unusual accomplishment and extraordinary potential."
-Howard Reich, Chicago Tribune
"Allgood impressively sings, scats and writes original lyrics. She is a winner... well rounded and grounded. Fun to listen to, she can only become more so." 4 star review
-Bob Protzman, Downbeat Magazine
“…a taste of Annie Ross… Allgood is a hip singer who clearly articulates and scats well … What’s not to enjoy?”
-Robert Rusch, Cadence Jazz Magazine
“Allgood is an astonishingly mature singer for her years; her comfort with scatting and bebop phrasing, generous world view in her words and skillful arrangements speak to an emerging talent of considerable strength.”
-Suzanne Lorge, The New York City Jazz Record
“…a debut album that showcases her original lyrics, smart arrangements, and her radiant voice, soft but strong and coolly expressive. She sings with a maturity marked by restraint and nuance.”
-Neil Tesser, Grammy Award-winning Writer and Critic
“A fullness of expression found in so few vocalists cut from current cloth…she is quintessential in every regard. She treats the art of wordless singing as it should be—which is to say, as an instrument in its own right.” 5 star review
-Tyran Grillo, All About Jazz
“Vocalese is a difficult art, as is scat singing, but Alyssa displays her accomplishment in these areas. Alyssa Allgood is a name to look out for and remember.”
-Bruce Crowther, Jazz Mostly
“She writes excellent lyrics, scats very well (better than most) and always swings. Alyssa Allgood has created one of the finest jazz vocal albums of the year.”
-Scott Yanow, L.A. Jazz Scene
“Alyssa Allgood may be young, but her voice is timeless. She grooves effortlessly and proves to be an expert scatter…a victor in every sense.”
-Carol Banks Weber, AXS
“Her vocalese lyrics have great clarity and the same adjective could be used to describe her singing voice. There is little artifice in her delivery—she has an innate ability to find the center of the music and she doesn’t waste notes when she sings the melodies or when she scats… I suspect (and hope) that we will hear much more from this abundantly talented young lady.”
-Thomas Cunniffe, Jazz History Online
“Expressive vocalist Alyssa Allgood possesses charming versatility…she uses her agile, lithe vocal chords as an improvisational instrument, matching her sidemen’s ad lib phrases.”
-Hrayr Attarian, Chicago Jazz Magazine
“Alyssa Allgood has done the iconic Blue Note label proud in a most unexpected way… There’s much to savor here from Allgood…It’s all good. Great in fact.”
-Ken Franckling, Jazz Notes
"A triumphant homage... just a fantastic production from beginning to end."
-D. Glenn Daniels, The Jazz Page
“Allgood demonstrates equal facility scatting, singing wordless vocalese, and writing lyrics…expect to hear a lot more from her in the future.” 4.5 star review
-Mark Sullivan, All About Jazz
“There are jazz singers and then there are real jazz singers. Alyssa Allgood is one of the real ones. On her … stunning vocalese project… Out of the Blue, the Chicago native proves why.“
-Mike Greenblatt, The Classical Arts
“…a very impressive record by a serious singer who also knows how to have fun… She has a solid musician’s self-confidence, and a clear voice … She is never over shadowed by her outstanding instrumentalists. She is one of the cats. I think that is something that Annie Ross herself would respect and appreciate. And that, my fellow lovers of song, is high praise indeed.”
-Mark Christian Scott, Mark Heard It First
“It’s only a matter of time before her torch is lighting up everything everywhere. Clearly a new star on the rise, this is your golden opportunity to say you were there first.”
-Chris Spector, Midwest Record
“Alyssa Allgood is to be commended for tackling some difficult intervals and challenging jazz compositions… she’s pitch-perfect, as well as a fine songwriter.”
-Dee Dee McNeil, Musical Memoirs
“…an album that brings an appealing new singer to our attention. This is like hearing Annie Ross for the first time way back when she hung out with Jon Hendricks and Dave Lambert. Alyssa has that same scat/vocalese feel to the bebop lines that much of Out of the Blue is based on.”
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Come meet like-minded neighbors, greet local Democratic officials & candidates, and find out how to get involved with the Homer Township Democrats!
Food and soft drinks provided; cash bar available.
JOIN THE RESISTANCE!!
Don't miss the 30th Illinois Polkafest at the Hyatt Regency in Schamburg, Illinois, February 2-4, 2018. A fantastic lineup of bands will keep you dancing and entertained all weekend long. Get all of the details right now at www.IllinoisPolkafest.com.
Chicago Motorcycle Show
DONALD E. STEPHENS CONVENTION CENTER
February 09 - 11, 2018
1:00pm - 8:00pm
9:00am - 8:00pm
10:00am - 5:00pm
Kids - 11yr and under FREE
Come on out for Tim Spinnin Schommer mixing his old school beat! Awesome drink specials, great 80’s music, dancing, freestyling and fun!
The nation's largest auto show, the Chicago Auto Show, opens to the public on Saturday, Feb. 10 and runs through Monday, Feb. 19, Presidents Day (hours: 10 a.m. - 10 p.m. each day, except for the final day when the show closes at 8 p.m.).
The 2018 show will feature world and North American vehicle introductions including the latest cars, trucks, SUVs and concept vehicles; the latest in-vehicle technology' and driver assistance systems; indoor test tracks and outdoor ride-and-drives; and interactive displays filled with fun for the whole family.
For tickets and more information, visit: bit.ly/2BNcLX2
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Elvis Monroe will open the show.
Official Website: www.elvismonroe.com
Every online ticket purchase comes with one (1) digital download of 3 Doors Down Acoustic Back Porch Jam EP. You will receive an additional email with instructions on how to redeem your album. US/Canadian residents only. One album download per ticket. Not valid for Fan to Fan Resale.
Sale Dates and Times:
Public Onsale : Fri, 27 Oct 2017 at 10:00 AM
Presale Offer 1 (VIP) : Tue, 24 Oct 2017 at 10:00 AM
Artist Presale : Tue, 24 Oct 2017 at 10:00 AM
Spotify Presale : Wed, 25 Oct 2017 at 09:00 AM
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Windy City Dueling Pianos entertains at Opera House Steak & Seafood in Plainfield, IL at 7pm!
*DELIVERY DELAY NOTIFICATION: Ticket delivery for the 3D Collector Tickets may be delayed by approximately four (4) weeks from the on-sale date for custom printing. There is a 6 ticket limit for this event.
Sale Dates and Times:
Public Onsale : Fri, 10 Nov 2017 at 10:00 AM
American Express® Card Member Presale : Fri, 3 Nov 2017 at 10:00 AM
BS Fan Club Presale + Collector Tickets : Fri, 3 Nov 2017 at 10:00 AM
VIP Packages Password Protected Presale : Fri, 3 Nov 2017 at 10:00 AM
VIP Packages Public Presale : Mon, 6 Nov 2017 at 10:00 AM
USA Today Presale : Mon, 6 Nov 2017 at 10:00 AM
Brett Eldredge Fan Club Presale : Tue, 7 Nov 2017 at 10:00 AM
Carly Pearce Fan Club Presale : Tue, 7 Nov 2017 at 10:00 AM
Trace Adkins Fan Club Presale : Tue, 7 Nov 2017 at 10:00 AM
Social Presale + Collector Tickets : Wed, 8 Nov 2017 at 10:00 AM
Ticketmaster Presale : Wed, 8 Nov 2017 at 10:00 AM
Collector Tickets Onsale : Fri, 10 Nov 2017 at 10:00 AM
VIP Packages Onsale : Fri, 10 Nov 2017 at 10:00 AM
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FEB THROUGH APRIL we will be hosting the Vintage Faire inside Chapins East banquet hall from 9 to 3. Entry is 4 dollars. A gorgeous collection of talented vendors featuring handmade, refurbished, upcyled, new, used, antique, vintage, primitive, shabby chic, French country, farmhouse, industrial, architectural, salvage, junk, upcyled, soaps, lotions, oils, candles, jewelry, art, full menu, dollar tacos, full bar, drink specials and so much more!!!... See MoreSee Less
Sale Dates and Times:
Public Onsale : Sat, 2 Dec 2017 at 10:00 AM
American Express : Tue, 28 Nov 2017 at 10:00 AM
Sirius XM Presale : Thu, 30 Nov 2017 at 10:00 AM
Official Platinum : Tue, 28 Nov 2017 at 10:00 AM
Live Nation Mobile App Presale : Thu, 30 Nov 2017 at 10:00 AM
American Express : Sat, 2 Dec 2017 at 10:00 AM
Live Nation / Venue / Radio Presale : Thu, 30 Nov 2017 at 10:00 AM
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Sale Dates and Times:
Public Onsale : Fri, 15 Dec 2017 at 12:00 PM
Artist Presale : Tue, 12 Dec 2017 at 10:00 AM
VIP Packages Public Presale : Thur, 14 Dec 2017 at 10:00 AM
Shazam Presale : Tue, 12 Dec 2017 at 10:00 AM
American Express : Tue, 12 Dec 2017 at 10:00 AM
General Presale : Thu, 14 Dec 2017 at 10:00 AM
VIP Packages Public Onsale : Fri, 15 Dec 2017 at 12:00 PM
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Get Your Tickets Here - www.eventbrite.com/e/say-cheese-fest-2018-tickets-38516002400?aff=earlybirdcheese&afu=154664029349
Due to popular demand, we added a Spring version of our cheesiest festival.
Say Cheese Fest presented by Social Power Hour is a social event that highlights restaurants and retailers that serve the cheesiest products.
General admission tickets receive tastes from numerous cheese vendors and 5 sponsored drink tickets for either the morning (11am-1pm) or afternoon (1pm-3pm) session.
Our event benefits our charity partner, Fight2Feed.
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From the iconic outfits and unforgettable moments of blossoming romance to the ... catchy songs? Wait a minute, Pretty Woman is a musical now? You bet your thigh-high boots it is -- and its pre-Broadway world premiere stage production is coming to Chicago this spring.
More info goo.gl/sjMqVE
DISCLAIMER: Awesome Events promotes events. We don't organize or host them. If you have questions about an event, please click the ticket or more info link and ask the organizers. Thank you and have a nice day.
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Global Latin Superstar Juanes to Launch 2018 North American 'Amarte Tour'
Latin Rock's leading global ambassador and the most-awarded solo artist in Latin Grammy history, Juanes, today announces the 2018 North American "Amarte Tour" with Latin Alternative's new leading-lady Mon Laferte. Produced by Live Nation and also including special guest Caloncho, the tour will kick off April 20 in Orlando, Florida and continue across North America for an additional 15 dates, wrapping May 20 in Temecula, California.
This is not the official facebook event.
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Shania Twain Announces Headlining 2018 Now Tour!
Shania Twain shared plans for the extensive Now Tour, which will kick off on May 3rd, 2018 in Tacoma, Washington and run through early August, wrapping up in Las Vegas at MGM Grand Arena.
The tour will mark Twain's first since 2015's Rock This Country Tour, which, at the time, Twain announced would be her final run out on the road. This is not the official facebook event.
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Sale Dates and Times:
Public Onsale : Fri, 1 Dec 2017 at 10:00 AM
Local Presale : Wed, 29 Nov 2017 at 10:00 AM
Wine Crawl's most popular event, the Summer rooftop and terrace series in Chicago returns.
Join us as we venture to several new and old favorties as we soak up the sun in Chicago.
We will depart from our most popular stop BIN 36 (which will be our final tasting location when we return)
The Summer Crawl Features:
Food and Wine Pairings
Special VIP Limo Package
Both fun and educational for the novice to the experienced food and wine connoisseur
Should you have questions please email firstname.lastname@example.org
Or call 1-866-533-9884
Public Transportation is strongly encouraged. Metered Street Parking Available
The Fine Print
Must be over 21 or over, we cannot accomodate food allergies, No refunds all sales final unless the organizer cancels the event. Includes 9% amusement tax levied by the City of Chicago.
Other Crawls This Year
We've included links below for our other scheduled Wine Crawls. Please let us know if you have further questions. We look forward to you joining us.
Fall Wine Crawl - Oct 21st
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World Famous All Night Flea Market!
LEGENDARY-ANNUAL ALL-NIGHTER FLEA MARKET
Saturday Night August 18, 2018; 3pm to 3am
Part of this widely acclaimed: Flea Event” will include live music, artists, celebrities, great food & much more! Plus 1000’s of treasures from 100’s of vendors including, antiques, folk art & crafts, close-outs, shabby-chic, housewares, country farm, industrial, advertising, coins, collectibles and much more! Food and beverages onsite! Indoors and outdoors!
Admission $7 per adult. Children 12 and under are free. Tickets available at the door/ticket booth. Free parking.
As always New Vendors Welcome!
Vendor info: www.zurkopromotions.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/12/2018-wheaton-illinois-all-night-flea-market.pdf
Listed as one of America’s Top-Ten Flea Market-Events by The Travel Channel, National Geographic, The Antique Trader and others; this eclectic event draws dealers and buyers from all over this Midwest!
For additional information on this and other Zurko Promotions call or write 115 E. Division St. Shawano, Wisconsin 54166 (715-526-9769)
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Eve of Haunted Destruction!!! Come dressed up in your Halloween Costume & Prepare for the Destruction!
Lawn Mower Derby, Power Wheels Derby, School Bus Racing & MORE!