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Ellnora: Internationally-recognized guitar festival announces lineup

Ellnora: Internationally-recognized guitar festival announces lineup

By Camille Murray

April 22, 2015

Three days. Seven locations. Twenty-nine performances. This is what music-lovers have to look forward to at the 2015 ELLNORA Music Festival. The annual event will be held Sept. 10 through Sept. 12 at the Krannert Center. This year’s list of scheduled performers was announced Monday. The festival began...

Patty Griffin to bring musical storytelling to Canopy Club

Patty Griffin to bring musical storytelling to Canopy Club

By Declan Harty

February 5, 2014

For over 20 years, Grammy-winning artist Patty Griffin has been an active member of the folk music industry. Despite the constant change of the field, she has continued to produce and perform her own original music. “I have just been making my way through the world,” Griffin said. “I have been lu...

Grammy-winning musician Darius Rucker headlines at State Farm Center

Grammy-winning musician Darius Rucker headlines at State Farm Center

January 29, 2014

Although loyal to his alma mater, University of South Carolina, musician Darius Rucker said there is a chance he might root for the Illini in the future. Rucker’s current “True Believers” tour will be coming to State Farm Center on Wednesday evening. With his recent 2014 Grammy win in the “Be...