Diamond Rio Thrills Frederick Fans
Jan10

Diamond Rio Thrills Frederick Fans

For 25 years Diamond Rio has been making hits. So when the Grammy award-winning super group took the stage on December 21st at The Weinberg Center in Frederick, MD I knew I was in for a real treat. The band opened with “Kissable Hugable Lovable Unbelievable” which was enticing. You wanna know what 25 years of performing music will do? It makes you nearly flawless on stage. They performed some of their most beloved hits...

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Chicago Got Lost in The “Middle of a Memory” With Cole Swindell
Dec08

Chicago Got Lost in The “Middle of a Memory” With Cole Swindell

CMT on Tour and Cole Swindell brought the Down Home Tour to Chicago on November 30 and December 1, 2016, for two sold-out shows at Joe’s Live and Joe’s on Weed Street. Swindell promised that though the two shows were back-to-back, they’d be different. “This is going to be a set that nobody’s seen before!” He confessed the first night at Joe’s Live. Check out these highlights from Joe’s Live show! Despite admittedly being sick, Jon...

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Old Dominion Bonds With Chicago Over Back-to-Back Sold-Out Shows
Nov28

Old Dominion Bonds With Chicago Over Back-to-Back Sold-Out Shows

The bond between Chicago and Old Dominion dates back two years when the band played their first large-scale, sold-out show ever. There was a magical feeling in the air that night, and an incomparable tie was formed between the Chicago fans and Old Dominion. Their Chicago fan base has exploded since, yielding back-to-back sold-out shows (November 19 and 20, 2016) for the Meat and Candy Tour at an even larger venue this time, Joe’s...

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Kelsea Ballerini Headlined For “The First Time” at Joe’s Live in Chicago
Nov22

Kelsea Ballerini Headlined For “The First Time” at Joe’s Live in Chicago

Kicking off the second week of her first headlining tour, Kelsea Ballerini returned to Chicago to play for The First Time at the prominent Joe’s Live in Rosemont, Illinois. The all-ages show roared with excitement all night as Ballerini got up-close and personal through the sharing of her music inspired by her life stories and wisdom gained through her trials and triumphs. Check out these must-see moments! Opening the show was...

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CBS Radio’s Stars And Strings WOWS With Megastar Lineup
Nov14

CBS Radio’s Stars And Strings WOWS With Megastar Lineup

On November 9, 2016, CBS Radio’s Stars and Strings made its second annual Veteran’s Day tribute at the Chicago Theatre. The megastar-studded lineup featured 11 acts (Jason Aldean, Big & Rich, Brantley Gilbert, Rascal Flatts, Tyler Farr, Kelsea Ballerini, Chase Rice, Dan + Shay, Randy Houser, and unannounced guests Brett Eldredge and Old Dominon) in a stripped-down “writer’s round” format, all in an attempt to honor and show...

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Luke Bryan Kill The Lights Tour: The Ford Field Experience
Nov13

Luke Bryan Kill The Lights Tour: The Ford Field Experience

The finale to another epic year of Luke Bryan headlining his own tour…as told by a Canadian country music fan. After arriving at Ford Field an hour before doors were set to open, I took in the very festive atmosphere that surrounded the downtown Detroit mega-venue. The local radio stations had booths set up and were also broadcasting from nearby establishments who, no doubt, appreciated the increase in traffic to their businesses....

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