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News and columns from Illinois.

Album Review- Green Day, “Uno!”

Megan PurazrangWCB Music Writer  Green Day Uno!Released – September 24, 2012Label – RepriseProducers – Rob Cavello, Green Day Green Day “Uno!” (Reprise) For those who loved Green Day in the beginning and lost faith in the band along the way – have no hesitation. The younger years that were seen during the hit record “Dookie” (1994)…

VersaEmerge release studio update video

Megan Purazrang WCB Music Writer  VersaEmerge is currently in the studio working on the upcoming album, Another Atmosphere that is expected to be released sometime next year. They have been working hard and keeping fans up-to-date on everything that they are working on to prepare for their next release. Check out the video here!  by

Album Review – Young the Giant, “Young the Giant”

Megan PurazrangWCB Music Writer  Young the Giant, Young the GiantReleased- October 26, 2010Label – RoadrunnerProducer – Joe Chicarelli, Young the Giant Young the Giant’s self-titled debut is a refreshing indie/alternative rock discovery. The music is mellow yet inviting, and tends to reflect emotions that we feel in everyday life. The record begins with “Apartment,” a…

How To Survive A Plague! Superstars of Burlesque! The Telephone Book!

Music Box Theatre This week, we’re proud to open How To Survive A Plague. David France’s new documentary focuses on two coalitions — ACT UP and TAG (Treatment Action Group) — whose activism and innovation turned AIDS from a death sentence into a manageable condition. Currently rated 100% “Fresh” on RottenTomatoes.com.  On Friday night, Studio…