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Billy Strings
Jesse Faatz

Billy Apostol was dubbed "Billy Strings" by his mother for his prowess on a number of stringed instruments at a young age.

Rebirth Brass Band

If you grow up in New Orleans, you’re going to absorb the musical legacy of that city.

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The owners of the Castle Theatre in downtown Bloomington will soon have a second music venue in central Illinois.

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Many local musicians and fans credit The Castle Theatre for a resurgence in the Bloomington-Normal music scene.

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Michael Klug and Joe Borbely of Bloomington’s Jack Dupp & the Empty Bottles say they have seen both the drought and the resurgence of the central Illinois Music scene. Klug said "it’s about time."