Dar Williams brings a new element to the singer/songwriter genre and adds watercolors to her music with her lyrics, rhythms, and soothing timbres. Join Tom Lounges as he chats with Dar Williams about her 12th studio album "I'll Meet You There"
The Kinsey Report is a Gary, Indiana based band, established in 1984 by the brothers Donald, Ralph, and Kenneth Kinsey, plus a family friend, Ron Prince. As Big Daddy Kinsey and the Kinsey Report, they effectively backed their father, Big Daddy Kinsey. Join Tom Lounges as he looks into Blues nonprofit Talking Blue Steel Blues Society on this special Midwest Beat!
It's been quite a few years since Kas had been on the radio with MB host Tom Lounges. He has a new solo album coming out to chat about, and of course his incredible career working as a member of Joan Jett's Blackhearts, Todd Rundgren's Utopia and with Meatloaf.
When Chicago's Buckinghams hit the stage at 7:30pm on September 10 at the Hobart Art Theater (230 Main St.) in downtown Hobart, it will be the first time in a few years that the group declared America's number one rock band of the year 1967 will have played their songs live in Northwest Indiana. Info & Tickets: www.brickartlive.com.
The Buckinghams landed five Top 20 radio hits that year with the songs “Kind Of A Drag,” “Don’t You Care,” “Hey Baby (They’re Playing Our Song),” “Susan,” and “Mercy, Mercy, Mercy.” They appeared on all the big TV shows -- ‘The Ed Sullivan Show,’ ‘American Bandstand,’ ‘The Joey Bishop Show,’ 'Shindig,' 'Hullabaloo,' and others.
The daughter of blues icon B.B. King -- has a 2020 album to chat about, and also will be performing for the first time in Northwest Indiana in a few years, when she joins the Kinsey Report live on stage at Hobart Art Theater on Friday, September 17th. Along with being a respected and long time blues singer, Shirley is also a book author ("Love Is King: B.B.'s Daughter fights to Preserve Her Father's Legacy").