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Judas Priest Brings Heavy Metal to Hammond's Horseshoe Casino

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When speaking of iconic heavy metal bands, one can’t get too far without referencing Judas Priest. The band formed in 1969 and though it’s seen some changes since, it has remained true to its heavy sound. We got the chance to talk with bassist, Ian Hill, ahead of the band’s April 6th performance at the Horseshoe Casino - here’s what he had to say!

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Treat Yourself: Portage 16 IMAX Rewards Movie Goers

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Spring and summer movies are gearing up to take over the big screens, and it’s always a great idea to maximize the movie-going experience in preparation for blockbuster season. Goodrich Portage 16 IMAX & GDX has all of the tools to to make your trip to the movies an epic experience.

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Free Fallin: A Legacy Lives On at Blue Chip Casino

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Described as “the soundtrack of the 20th century,” the music of Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers is timeless work. Free Fallin, a tribute band based out of Minnesota, has brought the music of Tom Petty to audiences across the country for 10 years. Their next stop—Blue Chip Casino. Before Free Fallin hits the stage on April 6th, we spoke with the drummer, owner, and manager of the band, Mark Larsen.

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Unforgettable Concerts from the Region

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We love music at Ideas in Motion Media. In fact, most days in the office are spent with the radio on for Lifers to write good news to! We know which genres our staff are into, but we wanted to see what other music that our friends in Northwest Indiana enjoy. That's why we asked our followers on Facebook what their most memorable concert was that they've ever been to and where the concert was held (since we're near so many wonderful music venues being so close to the city).

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Blue Chip Presents Free Fallin: A Tribute to Tom Petty

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Blue Chip Casino, Hotel & Spa, 777 Blue Chip Drive, Michigan City, Indiana, presents Free Fallin: A Tribute to the Memory of Tom Petty on Friday, April 6 at 8 pm CT in the Stardust Event Center.

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Horseshoe's The Venue Hosts Babyface for Magical Evening for Lovebirds, Fans Alike

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Chris Mahlmann, founder of Ideas in Motion Media, fondly remembers Kenny “Babyface” Edmonds crooning in the background as he began courting his now wife, Natalie, 28 years ago. On Saturday, both longtime love birds enjoyed a nostalgic and fun-filled evening of seeing Babyface live at Horseshoe Casino in Hammond.

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Upgrade Your Movie Experience at the Portage IMAX

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Summer movie season is coming fast, and with that means big budget, blockbuster, popcorn munching movies that must be experienced on the best screens possible. Goodrich Quality Theaters Portage IMAX has several options to watch your favorite movie that you may not know about.

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What's Your Favorite Star Wars Movie? Hoosiers Choose Their Favorite of These Galactic Adventures

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When Star Wars Episode 4: A New Hope arrived in theaters on May 25th, 1977, it became an instant hit. Millions of people went to see the first chapter of this captivating saga and, over the next few years, continued to see each movie as it premiered. Filled with amazing characters we can all connect with, an action-packed plot, and an inspiring message of hope and light triumphing over the dark, Star Wars has become one of the most successful franchises of all time, just behind series like Harry Potter, Lord of the Rings, and James Bond.

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Dynamic Binge-Worthy Shows Premiering Spring 2018

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Winter in Northwest Indiana is enough to make anyone want to crawl under the covers until May. Binge-watching is a must for those unbelievably cold, dark days, so here’s a line-up of all of the awesome series hitting T.V. and streaming this spring.

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Lifer Drew Holt Reviews The Last Jedi, the Imax Experience of a Lifetime

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There’s no doubt about it- Star Wars is a cultural phenomenon. Last night, people everywhere flocked to their local movie theatres in droves hours before the showing to get the perfect seats for one of the most highly anticipated cinema events of the year. My Fiancee and I were no different- arriving at the theatre two hours early, books in hand to kill the time. We weren’t even the first people there- several others arrived before us, eager to claim the most coveted spots in the theatre.

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Styx Takes Crowd Back to Days of Legendary Rock at Horseshoe Casino

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Amps pounding at full blast and drums rolling at lightning speed, Styx returned to the Chicagoland area to rock out like it was 1972 at Horseshoe Casino Hammond.

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