Bluegrass Music

JigJam’s blend of traditional Irish music, bluegrass and Americana will come through at the Irish Cultural and Heritage Center on Saturday, April 13. Read more



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Uprooted Theatre continues its cabaret series this month as it welcomes Chicago stage talent Melody Betts. The soprano’s performance will be a musical program illustrating the sturggles, joys and triumphs of a young actress pursuing her dreams. So.. Read more


As you drive into Plains states like South Dakota, chances are that you’ll come across barren wilderness like the Badlands, with nothing but seeming desolation for miles. A variety of animals call these areas home, including Read more

Local Music

When the bluegrass sound hit in the mid-1940s, its popularity soon spread beyond the South. But the genre is still viewed as more of a seasonal enjoyment in the North.“It’s not as much of a year-round thing as in the South,” says Dale Read more

Local Music