Lollapalooza or Hallapalooza? A tribute Val Camilletti

Matt Bubala

Val Camilletti (Chicago Tribune)

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This week, Val Camilletti, longtime owner of Val’s halla Records in Oak Park passed away. “Elton” Jim Turano shares an excerpt of a past interview as a tribute and shares stories about why she was so influential in the community.


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