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Springfield Art Co-Op Hosts Group Exhibit

The Pharmacy is Springfield’s art collective and co-op. It will host a group exhibition tomorrow night (Saturday 3/9) from 6 to 9 at its warehouse, located at 1022 South Pasfield street. Adam Nicholson helps lead the co-operative, he recently spoke with … Continue reading

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Matthew Schultz’s Music Career – From Dark To Light

Area artist and musician Matthew Schultz has seen and been in his fair share of art and music scenes. In this interview, he looks back on the past couple decades of music that he’s been a part of. From the industrial … Continue reading

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Interview: Guns And Butter, An Art Exhibit At UIS

Adam Brooks and Mathew Wilson are two  artists who work together under the moniker Industry of the Ordinary. Their exhibit titled ‘Guns And Butter’ is currently on display at the UIS Visual Arts Gallery. Tomorrow (1/31) they will be on campus … Continue reading

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Time For Three, A ‘Classically Trained Garage Band’

Time for Three is a group that gives a classical twist to music from a variety of genres. Consisting of two violinists and an up-right bassist, the three call themselves a “classically trained garage band.” They’ll be playing at Sangamon … Continue reading

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Interview: Folk Artist George Colin

George Colin is an 83 year old folk artist, known for his bright and colorful drawings. Many he does in chalk pastel on black paper. He recently illustrated a poem called ‘The Turtle’ by Vachel Lindsay which is now sold … Continue reading

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‘Hedwig And The Angry Inch’ Brings Gender-Bending Rock To Springfield

Rolling Stone magazine once wrote that Hedwig and the Angry Inch is “the first rock musical that truly rocks.” The production is coming to Springfield this month at The Legacy Theatre. The Off-Broadway musical focuses on its title character, Hedwig Schmidt … Continue reading

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