The Jiants have deep roots in Rock and Roll as well as Marion, Indiana. Tom Lounges has many guest including former bandmember of The Toadies to talk about the influence The Jiants had in this edition of "Midwest Beat"
Steel Magnolias is a story of loss, celebration of womanhood, and smalltown values, and is coming to the Theatre at the Centre! Join Tom Lounges as he talks to some of the cast on this edition of "Midwest Beat"
“Always…Patsy Cline” is more than a tribute to the legendary country singer who died tragically at age 30 in a plane crash in 1963. The show is based on a true story about Cline’s friendship with a fan from Houston named Louise Seger, who befriended the star in a Texas honky-tonk in l961, and continued a correspondence with Cline until her death. Tom Lounges chats with the Michelle Guston and Mary K. Steele who are the leads in the musical on this weeks "Midwest Beat"
Catherine Lanigan, the best-selling author of 27 books, including the novelization of Romancing the Stone, has had her work translated into more than a dozen languages. Her and Tom have been friends for years and today she talks future plans and even a movie deal in the works on this edition of "Midwest Beat"