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