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  • This Is The Kit performs ‘Moonshine Freeze’

    This Is The Kit Tonight Civic Opera House 20 North Wacker civicoperahouse.com thisisthekit.co.uk This Is The Kit, the Paris-based group led by Kate Stables, supporting The National — a 14-date run that sees the rising group playing their biggest North American venues to date. Beginning November 27th at Portland, OR’s Arlene Schnitzer Concert Hall, the dates will lead them across the Midwest for a show at Chicago, IL’s Civic Opera House, and then back to the East, including shows at […]

  • Check Out Kimberly Gordon Big Band’s “Santa Baby”

    WDCB Kimberly Gordon Big Band Ella Fitzgerald Centennial Salute Saturday, December 16th The Skokie Theater 847-677-7761 www.SkokieTheater.org www.facebook.com/KimberlyGordonBigBand WDCB sponsored event! The KGBB will be wrapping up this Ella Fitzgerald Centennial year with a bang! Classic Nelson Riddle, Duke Ellington, and Count Basie Charts have been acquired from England. A wonderful remembrance in honor of the “First Lady of Song”

  • Hoover’s Swingin’ Christmas Song with Kimberly Gordon Big Band For His Mom’s 80th!

    I am not a professional singer.  But I love to perform. I’ll be damned if I’m not going jump in front of a big band when they are warming up in the studio next door. Especially, when I can acknowledge my Mom’s 80th birthday. I wasn’t able to be in Michigan to celebrate it with her and my family.  (We did throw her a surprise party a few weeks ago just after Thanksgiving so I am not a horrible son […]

  • The Toy Insider Mom’s fun new toys for the holidays!

    The Toy Insider is dedicated to providing parents, grandparents, and any gift-giver with the most up-to-date insight on toys and children’s entertainment. We review toys, games, movies, video games, apps, books, and more 365 days a year to help you find the perfect playthings for the kids in your lives. For more information, please visit http://www.thetoyinsider.com

  • It’s time to play true or false with TV news legend Dan Rather!

    TV icon Dan Rather seems to have an endless supply of similes and metaphors.  We’ve heard many of these “Ratherisms” during  live election coverage. I thought it would be fun to re-visit a few of them and find out if he really said these folksy phrases or not.  I threw one in that I knew he didn’t say for fun. It was a fun way to promote his new book, What Unites Us. His book is a collection of original essays reflecting […]

  • TV news pioneer Dan Rather: ‘This is a historic time for our country’

    At a moment of crisis over our national identity, venerated journalist Dan Rather has emerged as a voice of reason and integrity, reflecting on—and writing passionately about—what it means to be an American. Now, with this collection of original essays, he reminds us of the principles upon which the United States was founded. Looking at the freedoms that define us, from the vote to the press; the values that have transformed us, from empathy to inclusion to service; the institutions […]

  • Hoover’s Dad Tells Another One of His Classic Jokes!

    Start off your work week with a laugh! I am lucky to have a fun loving family that loves to tell jokes. Here’s LARRYYYYYYY!

  • Craig Robinson: Music Teacher to TV and Movie Star!

    Check out his movie “Tragedy Girls” http://www.tragedygirlsmovie.com Beginning as a stand-up comedian in Chicago, Craig Robinson first made his mark in the comedy circuit at the 1998 Montreal “Just For Laughs” Festival. Now headlining venues and festivals across the country, he does both solo acts as well as full-band sets with his band “The Nasty Delicious.” Before deciding to pursue his comedy career full time, Robinson was a K-8 teacher in the Chicago Public School System. He earned his undergraduate […]

  • Craig Robinson Improvises a Holiday Song Based on His New Movie !

    Check out his movie “Tragedy Girls” http://www.tragedygirlsmovie.com Beginning as a stand-up comedian in Chicago, Craig Robinson first made his mark in the comedy circuit at the 1998 Montreal “Just For Laughs” Festival. Now headlining venues and festivals across the country, he does both solo acts as well as full-band sets with his band “The Nasty Delicious.” Before deciding to pursue his comedy career full time, Robinson was a K-8 teacher in the Chicago Public School System. He earned his undergraduate […]

  • Nikki Glaser is One of Today’s Funniest Voices in Comedy! MUST WATCH!

    Tonight & Tomorrow Improv Woodfield Mall Schaumburg improv.com nikkiglaser.com Nikki Glaser is one of the most sought after young comedians and actors in the comedy world today. She was recently seen as the creator, executive producer and star of the popular Comedy Central series “Not Safe w/ Nikki Glaser.” The show featured some of comedy’s funniest voices as they joke, learn and share their personal stories about sex, relationships and other taboo topics. The series premiered in February 2016 and […]