Blessid Union of Souls
Blessid Union of Souls to Perform Acoustic Show at IWU

August 19, 2009

BLOOMINGTON, Ill. – Illinois Wesleyan University’s Office of Student Activities will present the pop/rock band Blessid Union of Souls playing “unplugged” at the Hansen Student Center (300 E. Beecher St., Bloomington) on Friday, Aug. 28. Doors open at 7 p.m., and the show will begin at 8 p.m. This event will be free and open to the public. Seating will be on a first-come, first-serve basis.

Blessid Union of Souls (BUOS) is an American pop/rock band responsible for eight Top 40 hits from the ‘90s. Among their hits are the songs “Hey Leonardo (She Likes Me For Me),” “I Believe” and “Light In Your Eyes.” During their career, BUOS have shared the stage with many bands including The Goo Goo Dolls, Third Eye Blind, Sister Hazel, Bon Jovi, and Vertical Horizon. The band has performed for 19 years, and continues to release albums. Their latest CD was Close to the Edge, released in 2008.

For additional information, contact Assistant Dean of Students Kevin Clark at (309) 556-3850.

Contact: Garrett Rapp ’10, (309) 556-3181