Category Archives: Chicago

That old strange magic still sounds new as Jeff Lynne’s ELO enchants Chicago

By Tom Siebert When Jeff Lynne founded the Electric Light Orchestra in 1970, his musical vision was to pick up where the recently disbanded Beatles had left off. Nearly 50 years later, the legendary Lynne showed more than 20,000 fans … Continue reading

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Legendary singer/songwriter Paul Simon shows Chicago audience that he is still amazing after all these years

By Tom Siebert More than 17,000 concert-goers gathered last night at the aptly named United Center to hear legendary musician Paul Simon present his classic songs and eclectic sounds. The poet-prophet opened the Chicago stop of his 42-date Homeward Bound … Continue reading

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Famed illusionist tells Christian college audience that it was not magic but a miracle that cured his cancer

By Tom Siebert World-known illusionist Jim Munroe wowed a Judson University crowd with sleight of hand Monday night but asserted that it was the hand of God that healed him from a fatal form of leukemia. “Modern medicine was a … Continue reading

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Paul McCartney lives up to his legacy in Chicago-area lovefest

By Tom Siebert A Paul McCartney concert cannot be reviewed without first considering the magnitude of the man. He is the most commercially successful singer/songwriter of all time, whose songs helped change the course of culture and music itself. That … Continue reading

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Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers hit home with Wrigley Field faithful during Chicago stop of 40th anniversary tour

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