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Westchester 7-01-2013 Post

The band was Claremont Drive which played Baby Boomer Oldies and they allowed me to record; so this is the first time my music section is the actual performers’ work (click here). This was a night for Pontiac’s from ’51 … Continue reading

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Berwyn 7-2-2013

  Showcase Classics emceed Berwyn’s Cruise Night and played the oldies; for a sampler, click here. They also chose the awards. Two cars I wanted to find more about were a 1954 Ford Customline and a 1958 Edsel Corsair. I … Continue reading

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Lombard 6-29-2013

The entertainment at Lombard was a Beatles tribute band called Beatlution; and they even had a left-handed guitarist like Paul McCartney. See Beetles performances of their covers here. My story for this event covers Ben’s 1946 Ford coupe. I met … Continue reading

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Riverside Cruise Night 6-13-2013

The first Riverside Cruise Night of the season was a good one. Music was provided by Showcase Classics. Rick and his staff from Riverside Garage directed the event.

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Loyola benefit at Westchester 6-23-2013

This was the first annual car show to benefit Ronald McDonald Children’s Hospital at Loyola in Maywood. There were 21 cars registered and half a dozen motorcycles at Westbrook Commons in Westchester. I had a slice at Paul’s Pizza as … Continue reading

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Lombard 6-22-2013

There must’ve been many car owners watching the Blackhawks game and/or unaware of the favorable weather forecast (Geno said he didn’t know how to find that so he left his ’56 Olds Ninety Eight at home). Geno had just recognized … Continue reading

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Joe ‘Elvis’ Tirrito ‘Gone Country’ 6-20-2013

I really like Joe Tirrito and tonite he diverged from his ‘Elvis’ perform some Country tunes (for the first time at a show). There’s an issue with so many YouTube links embedded on a page so I moved this portion … Continue reading

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Joe ‘Elvis’ Concert 6-20-2013

As I was late arriving at Westchester, I missed Joe ‘Elvis’ Tirrito’s (see his website) first set. Some of the Elvis tunes he sang are at this link. His second set was titled ‘Gone Country’ and for the first time tonite he … Continue reading

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Bensenville 6-19-2013 Cruise Nite

It was a grand night and we were entrertained by a Chicago tribute band called Chicago Tribute Anthology. Their performance included these tunes. Here’s my teaser photo gallery. Bill bought this gorgeous, restored original 1955 Ford Crown Victoria on October … Continue reading

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Father’s Day Lyons 6-16-2013

Just South of the Culvers and across the street from the fire station was the Lyons Fathers Day car show on 6-16-2013. Showcase Classics ran the show and awards; some of the music they streamed from satellite radio is here. … Continue reading

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