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Thursday, Aug. 15, 2019 12:03 am
 As the inimitable entertainment entities of the Illinois State Fair carry on, the local clubs continue to emit large quantities of live music as well, setting us up for a whopper of a weekend, w...
Thursday, Aug. 8, 2019 12:03 am
 It’s time for the Illinois State Fair, and that means it’s fairly crazy in Springfield for about 10 days. I promise no puns every year, but that just wouldn’t be fair, would it? And I coul...
Thursday, July 25, 2019 12:03 am
 As we spend the last weekend of July cooling off from the recent heat wave (go figure), the Downhome Music Festival looms ahead with bits and pieces of other hip and dyn-a-mite goings on flittin...
Thursday, July 18, 2019 12:03 am
 This weekend you will be forced to make choices, simply because there are so many things to do. And yes, it’s wonderful to have such entertainment issues in our community.Thursday, the Levitt...
Thursday, July 11, 2019 12:03 am
 Ye olde music scene is heating up in more ways than one and it all leads to fun, just not always in the sun, or you’ll be cooked until you’re done. And that’s no good.How about a hip-hip-h...
Wednesday, July 3, 2019 12:03 am
 Hello July. How’s it going? I feel the same way, but here we are anyway. Now give us the goods as we get the summer on with live music galore and then go find some more.Since the paper comes o...
Thursday, June 27, 2019 12:03 am
 As we float on through the last weekend in June, headed downstream toward Independence Day, a whole bunch of good, live music floods the scene right here in the old hometown.Plenty of local folk...
Thursday, June 20, 2019 12:03 am
Look out ahead, here comes June in for a couple more weeks, with outdoor events all looking at the radar to avoid unwelcome raindrops in large quantities. We’ve dodged a few storms and took a few to...
Thursday, June 13, 2019 12:01 am
 Welcome to the middle of June, as the outdoor events continue to multiply like the mosquitoes and gnats that seem to like to attend the events almost as much as our intrepid Springfield-area mus...
Thursday, June 6, 2019 12:03 am
This week brings us a downtown music fest, continued Levitt AMP concerts, a brilliant original recording release and some out-of-the-area singing fun. Plus the usual, and unusual, collection of bands...


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