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ZZ Top brought Cheap Trick and Marquise Knox for their 50th anniversary concert at BMO Harris Pavilion. Read more

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Conor Oberst, Jay Som and ZZ Top prepare for big shows, while Rock the Green showcases its biggest lineup yet. Read more

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ZZ Top’s more recent album La Futura was a long time coming. Read more

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Anyone looking for a ZZ Top CD culled from four decades of the trio’s career need look no farther than the two-disc Very Baddest. Early album tracks share space with hits from the “Sharp Dressed Man” and “Cheap Sunglasses” era as well... Read more

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From Texas bar band to arena rock act, ZZ Top’s remarkable transformation involved turning their Read more

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ZZ Top is the rare band that shifted from its roots to show biz without losing integrity. It's as if they decided there was something funny about a little ol' trio from Texas, heavily bearded under big Stetson hats, and opted to laugh... Read more

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If you couldn\'t get tickets to The Promise Ring\'s sold-out show at the Turner Hall Ballroom this winter, you\'ll have another chance to see the recently reunited group. They\'ve been added to the Summerfest lineup as a Harley-Davidson Roadhouse .. Read more

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With the 1983 release of their platinum album Eliminator, ZZ Top went from being just “a little ol' band from Texas” to a status larger than life. Originating in such late-'60s Houston psychedelic garage bands... Read more

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Although they are probably as well known for their flowing facial hair as for their music, ZZ Top’s stomping, blues-based hard rock is certainly nothing to scoff at. Born of the Houston scene in 1969, the band began racking up serious hits ... Read more

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The Turner Hall Ballroom tonight welcomes current members of Chicago’s storied Second City improv/comedy troupe, an institution that claims alums like Bill Murray, Chris Farley, Steve Carell, Amy Sedaris, Tina Fey and Stephen Colbert. Of co... Read more

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Congratulations go to Mark Buehrle of the Chicago White Sox who just threw a perfect game against the Tampa Bay Rays at home! 116 pitches of perfection!Way to go, Mark. It couldn’t happen to a better guy.He’ll apparently be buying a big present fo.. Read more

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While so many classic rock bands lost their way in the 1980s, ZZ Top actually found theirs. Instead of boogieing with just the traditional blues guitars, they boogied with guitars and cutting-edge synthesiz,Today in Milwaukee Read more

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