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THE BIG BEAT Song of the Week: Grandaddy - 'Evermore'Who doesn't love Grandaddy? Only those that aren't familiar with them!
Chicago Blues Festival Announces Headliners, Move To Millennium ParkThe 34th Annual Chicago Blues Festival takes place June 9-11.
Remembering Maggie Roche of The RochesIt was very sad to see the announcement on Sunday of the death of Maggie Roche after a battle with cancer. Maggie was the primary songwriter and eldest of the Roches, the incredible harmonizing sisters, who’s debut in 1979 is still among my favorite all- time records.
Big News About Chicago Blues FestOn Blues Breakers tonight we will reveal, exclusively, some very big news about the 2017 Chicago Blues Festival and announce the nightly headliners.
Kings Of Leon Postpone United Center Show Due To IllnessThe band postpones the show until March 9.
Trump Gets Busy - News With Mary DixonAfter a weekend of inaugural balls and massive women's demonstrations, President Trump plans to meet with congressional leaders today, will reportedly withdraw from the Trans Pacific Partnership, and according to adviser Kellyanne Conway will not release his tax returns. A watchdog group is filing suit alleging that Trump is violating the emoluments clause of the US Constitution because of his businesses taking payments from foreign governments ... Organizers estimate a quarter-million people showed up for Chicago's Women's March - though it turned into a rally because of the size. ... Severe storms have killed at least 19 people in Georgia and Mississippi ... United Airlines flights are back in the air after a computer problem caused a ground stop for nearly three hours ... The Blackhawks won their third game in a row ... the Patriots will play the Falcons in Super Bowl 51 -- sorry, Pack. ... A bit of fog and drizzle this morning, with high temperatures today in the low-40s.

On XRT

U2 Sells Over One Million Tickets Within 24 Hours For 'Joshua Tree' TourNeedless to say, people were pretty excited!
Star Wars: Episode VIII Announces Title, Release DateWe're not necessarily saying next winter should hurry up and be here, but it should hurry up and be here.
PHOTO: Check Out The Setlist From The Lumineers Allstate Arena PerformanceIn case you missed out on hearing The Lumineers concert from Allstate Arena live on XRT this Friday, just check out the setlist from the show.
Breakfast With The Beatles – January 22, 2017Miss Breakfast with the Beatles this week? Here's the playlist for January 22.
Saturday Morning Flashback: 1968 [Playlist]It seemed appropriate to feature a year of upheaval and dissention on the day that marches were held throughout the world...
Take A Trip Back In Time With This Video Of 1964 ChicagoFeaturing fantastic footage of Buckingham Fountain, Intercontinental Hotel, Oriental Theatre, and more.

Music News

Jazz Transfusion Playlist January 22,2017
Pink Floyd's 'Animals' at 40: A Look Back at Their Most Underrated AlbumRoger Waters, at his solo concerts, has used an "Animals" classic to mock Donald Trump.
Mott the Hoople Bassist Pete Overend Watts Dies at 69In 2013, Watts published a hiking memoir called The Man Who Hated Walking.
Rod Stewart and Cyndi Lauper Announce Summer TourThe two will appear on Watch What Happens Live, the Today Show and Access Hollywood this week to promote the tour.
Listen to John Mellencamp's New Song 'Easy Target'"So black lives matter/ Who we trying to kid? Here's an easy target/ Don't matter, never did/ Crosses burning such a long time ago 400 years and we still don't let it go," he sings.
Arcade Fire & Mavis Staples, Sturgill Simpson, Laura Marling - New Noise at Nine. Thursday January 19, 2017

Contests

Win Green Day TicketsEnter for your chance to win a pair of tickets to see Green Day at Wrigley Field on August 24th.
See Jain On The BlueCross BlueShield Performance StageJain will perform Live on BlueCross BlueShield Performance Stage at noon on Monday, January 30th! Enter for your chance to attend the performance. Can't make it? You can stream the performance live at 93XRT.com! 
Win New Pornographers  TicketsEnter for your chance to win a pair of tickets to see New Pornographers at the Metro on April 19th or 21st.
Lin Brehmer's 25th AnniversaryLin Brehmer is celebrating 25 years as host of the WXRT morning show and wants you to join him! Enter for your chance to win guaranteed entry for two to Lin Brehmer's 25th Anniversary Live Broadcast at Kings Bowl at MB Financial Park in Rosemont on February 3rd. 
Win Tickets To See The xxThe xx are coming to Aragon Ballroom on May 1st. Enter for your chance to win a pair of tickets to the show! Tickets are on sale now. Visit ticketmaster.com for more information. 
Win Tickets To A 93XRT Show With San FerminSan Fermin is coming to Thalia Hall on April 12th for a 93XRT show. Enter for your chance to win a pair of tickets to the show. Tickets are on sale now. Visit thaliahallchicago.com for more information. 

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