Rock Island, Illinois native Lissie (born Elisabeth Corrin Maurus) will be headlining Chicago’s Park West on Friday, November 29th in support of this year’s LP Back To Forever. The folk rock singer/songwriter took a breather while on the road to chat with CheekyChicago. If you can tell by all the laughter, it appears that Lissie was in very good spirits while pondering our questions. But beware dear reader, whatever you do, do not compare her to Lenny Kravitz or Ellie Goulding. Cheeky: A lot of songs sound like they would be impossible to pull off live. Does your live show factor into the writing process? Lissie: No, but it should because I’ll … Read more
How does P!NK feel this good sober? By flying hundreds of feet in the air over thousands of adoring fans in gold sequined heels, of course! As more of a P!NK fan via radio, I knew many of her hits from “The Truth About Love” album and was excited to see the show. Little did I know that the extravaganza I was about to witness would make me giggle and squeal like a teen with a major girl crush. The show opened inconspicuously with P!NK’s sidekick and ringmaster of ceremonies, Rubix Von Füchenhürtz. He maneuvered throughout the crowd, posing for photos, licking the heads of unsuspecting bald men and sipping beers … Read more
On Thursday, August 15, Cheeky hit up the AT&T Brand Flagship Store on Michigan Avenue (600 N. Michigan) for an exclusive, intimate performance by this summer’s hottest artist Robin Thicke, sponsored by BlackBerry. AT&T customers who purchased a BlackBerry® Q10™ or BlackBerry® Z10™ smartphone at an AT&T corporate-owned retail location in the Chicago area from July 24 to August 14 were eligible to receive two tickets to the private event. Customers also qualified for a VIP experience including tickets for one winner and four guests, in addition to passes and a meet-and-greet, simply by trying out a Q10 or Z10 at an AT&T store! Attendees enjoyed a rare, stripped-down set from Robin, including … Read more
She is fun, fabulous and fierce. She is chic, intelligent and in-the-know. But most of all, the Cheeky chick is the kind of woman who embraces, admires, respects, smiles at and opens her heart to other fabulous chicks. Now THAT'S Cheeky, darling!