Naperville, Orlando promoters planning online Isolation Music Festival
The first Isolation Music Festival on April 18 and 19 will bring livestreamed concerts to brighten spirits and give up-and-coming artists ways to perform.
Naperville man to compete on 'Jeopardy!'Hemant Mehta, a blogger from Naperville, will compete in Wednesday's episode of "Jeopardy!"
Garth Brooks, Trisha Yearwood to perform requests on live special WednesdayGarth Brooks and wife Trisha Yearwood will be taking viewer requests during a live prime-time show Wednesday filmed at their home.
Audiobooks can help get you through forced family time. Here are picks for listening together.The present emergency has brought with it a lot of forced family time. Downloadable audiobooks present a solution, and here are a handful of gems, some written for children but engaging enough for adults -- and none with content unsuitable for young people.
A song to make you smile: "Three Little Birds" by Bob Marley and the WailersHere's a song we chose to help lift you out of your coronavirus funk.
John Prine in critical condition with COVID-19 symptomsThe family of John Prine says the singer-songwriter is critically ill and has been placed on a ventilator while being treated for COVID-19-type symptoms.
Restaurants are hurting, and so are suburbs' sales tax haulsRestaurants and bars contribute about $2 million a week in sales taxes to 83 suburbs, which stand to see big drops in that revenue source because of the coronavirus outbreak.
Keys, Eilish, Carey and more sing from home to raise funds for those affected by coronavirusBillie Eilish, Mariah Carey, Alicia Keys and Dave Grohl opened their doors -- literally -- as the musicians performed from their homes Sunday for an hour-long benefit concert to raise money for those affected by the coronavirus crisis.
Album review: Béla Fleck's 'Africa' mixes new material with oldBéla Fleck has built his unparalleled career expanding both what it means to be a banjo player and what banjo music can or should be. Fleck's "The Ripple Effect" features live collaborations with kora player Toumani Diabaté.
Netflix's 'On My Block' cast seeks truth in playing inner-city teensCast members of Netflix's "On My Block" say they feel honored to be able to represent teenagers who've long seen themselves portrayed as stereotypes. The show, in its third season, tells the story of a group of black and Latino teens navigating high school and the realities of growing up in inner-city Los Angeles.
Not tech-savvy? Here's help for downloading books, using Zoom and talking to AlexaWith calls for social distancing, folks are shifting to technology. If you're confused about how to download library books or get Alexa to read you newspaper headlines, here are a few tips.
Sponsored | Ron Onesti: Music and meatballsWhen I first started at The Arcada, I needed an oven to feed the bands. The only place that had enough power for the big industrial convection oven was backstage. So on many occasions, I was preparing the band meal behind the curtain on stage during their performances!
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