Category Archives: Music

Hangin’ With Marcia Ball!

When Alligator Records multi-award winning Grammy nominee Marcia Ball brought her New Orleans boogie/R&B/blues gumbo to the stage at Evanston Space, we were invited backstage. Along with our conversation, “Her Tallness” also let us video part of her performance to … Continue reading

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Chuck Berry: An Appreciation

Chuck Berry taught me how to play guitar! Oh, sure there was that first year of formal guitar lessons I had, taught by an accordion player who played a little guitar on the side.  But, after that first year, when … Continue reading

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Hangin’ With Delbert McClinton!

Those of you who have been with us for a while know we’re huge fans of multi-Grammy award winner and legendary singer/musician, Delbert McClinton.  We’re also very fortunate to have known him for quite some time.  Delbert was one of the … Continue reading

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Dashing Through Monday’s Snow …

Proving that timing is everything, assuming we can all make it through the predicted snowfall, this Monday, March 13, at 1:15 PM, our “A Little More Les” book tour lands at the The Nineteenth Century Club, in Oak Park (178 … Continue reading

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We’re In The October Illinois Entertainer!

We’ve been big fans of the Illinois Entertainer for a long time.  Back in the day, when the Rock & Roll Hall Of Fame was looking for a place to live, along with “The Iceman”, Jerry Butler, and other notables … Continue reading

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Hope You’ll Join Us This Weekend!

We’re back in Chicago and, just in case you haven’t checked our Events page recently, our “A Little More Les” book tour is landing in Grayslake this weekend for an appearance/book signing. Here’s all the details. Saturday & Sunday, 8/13 … Continue reading

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Go See Paul Thorn!!

Ok, that post title probably sounds like a blatant plug, but we don’t apologize.  Really, go see Paul Thorn! We’ve been Paul Thorn fans for years and, several years ago, were lucky enough to have him stop in to the … Continue reading

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