Daily Egyptian

The Ark Band talks roots, brotherhood and Marley

By Chase Myers, @chasemyers_DE

July 29, 2015

The Ark Band, a roots reggae band from Columbus, Oh., will be the concluding act for the 2015 Summer Concert Series at 7 p.m. Thursday at Shryock Auditorium.The seven-piece collective, begun from two brothers, is the longest ru...

Tawl Paul talks starting out, scene changes and The Club

By Chase Myers, @chasemyers_DE

April 29, 2015

A few Carbondale musicians who have been around long enough to be considered "legends" have their own designated day at a venue, and “Tawl” Paul Fredrick is one of them.Fredrick will perform his signature “Tawl Blues” with hi...

N.I.L.8 discusses Springfield, influences and current punk

By Chase Myers, @chasemyers_DE

April 15, 2015

Being a punk rock heavyweight for more than 20 years and one of Springfield’s most reputable bands, N.I.L.8 has been energizing crowds all around the Midwest.The band consists of brothers Jeff Williams on vocals/guitar and B...

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