Music

 

 

The Star Plaza Theater in Merrillville, which hosted its first show in December of 1979 will soon be closing. The Oak Ridge Boys, who have played the venue’s annual Christmas show since the theater opened in 1979, will play the final show on December 17th.
 

Program 1 - The Battle of the Airwaves

Monday, Oct. 2, 2017 at 9 PM

The first hour of a two-part series that explores the music created during the Vietnam War, which expressed the deep divisions in the U.S. and provided a life line for GIs in Vietnam, as well as a source of healing when they came home.

Program 2 - The Soundtrack in Vietnam

Monday, Oct. 9, 2017 at 9 PM

Renowned musician Billy "Stix" Nicks talks about growing up in South Bend and the beginning of his music career.