...goodwill tours, meaning tours by artists for whom I feel goodwill.
Squeeze and Aimee Mann are on the road, longtime contributors cashing a well-earned check by banging out the hits. I'm more into Squeeze, but who'd object to the stalwart Aimee Mann? It's a nice bill.
They played Ravinia here over Labor Day weekend, which I forgot to mention at the time (apologies to the literally three or four people who look to this space for entertainment advice), but I did write it up for Flavorpill here.
On the timelier tip, here's a timelier tip. The great Mike Birbiglia, one of America's best and brightest young standup comedians, plays the Lakeshore Theater tomorrow night. Check it out.
Actually, it's almost certainly sold out by now, but my Flavorpill preview's been online for a month now. Surely you read it weeks ago and got your tickets then, right?