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Ho! Hey! Andrew Bird joins Lumineers on 2017 Spring Arena TourAnd filming with Fiona Apple
Hear Phish, Jack White, And More On New Music ThursdayPhish, Peter Gabriel, Jack White, and Dawes are just a few of the artists we'll be playing on New Music Thursday.
Debates Have You Stressed Out? Pot Purveyors in Oregon Offer Pairing IdeasYup, this is one way to calm the nerves. Um, if you're in a state or municipality where it's allowed, that is.
Get Early Access To Jerry Seinfeld TicketsJerry Seinfeld is coming to the Chicago Theatre for a string of shows this December 8th & 9th.
Big Beer Merger - News With Mary DixonA big deal in beer: Shareholders in SABMiller have accepted the takeover bid from Anheuser Busch InBev, which will merge the Miller and Anheuser Busch brewery empires. The new company will control almost a third of the world's beer market ... A baby has been born in Mexico to three parents ... he has DNA from his mother, father and an egg donor ... Protests in San Diego, after a police officer shot and killed a black man police claim was assuming a shooting stance. UPDATE: Authorities say the man was not armed ... President Obama and the Clintons will be among the world leaders in Israel on Friday for the funeral of Nobel laureate and former Israeli leader Shimon Peres ... Donald Trump is scheduled to be at the Bolingbrook Golf Club today for a fundraiser ... The Cubs won their 101st game in Pittsburgh ... the White Sox beat the Rays at home ... It'll be rainy today, with a high around 60.
Diary of an Overnight DJ: Playing "The Newlywed Game" with Jr. Jr., Touring Goose Island with Whitney, and trying and failing at not sounding braggy in this headline.What would you title your autobiography? I'm workshopping a few, but right now I have "Hot Pockets at 4 am: The Emma McElherne Story."

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Theo Epstein To Rock Out For Another Five Years With The CubsThe band is back together!
Lin-Manuel Miranda To Host Saturday Night LiveThe Hamilton superstar will host the October 8th episode.
Stephen Colbert's Cameo As A Hot Dog Vendor At Wrigley Field Was Everything We Hoped It Would BeAn open invitation to Donny Franks to return to the Friendly Confines!
The Eagles Could Reunite Under One ConditionIf The Eagles are to break their vow to never reform again, it'll have to be a family affair.
The Lumineers Return To Chicago To Play Allstate Arena - Get Your Tickets FirstThe Lumineers just announced a show at Allstate Arena January 20th with 2 other XRT faves, Andrew Bird and Margaret Glaspy!
This Week's GiveawaysTake a look at what we're giving away on 93XRT.com this week!

Music News

Ho! Hey! Andrew Bird joins Lumineers on 2017 Spring Arena TourAnd filming with Fiona Apple
Watch the Trailer for New Stooges Documentary 'Gimme Danger'The film was directed by Jim Jarmusch. Jarmusch is a huge music fan, and has often integrated a variety of styles into his narrative films.
The Black Keys and Cage the Elephant Join Prophets of Rage on StageIt was a wailing end to the night.
Twenty One Pilots Tapped for 'Saturday Night Live'Lin-Manuel Miranda will host.
Linkin Park, Fall Out Boy, All Time Low Team Up for NFL Team T-shirt LineMusicians taking part include Eminem, Diplo, Fall Out Boy, Goo Goo Dolls, Jason Mraz and OneRepublic.
Crafted in Chicago: 10 of the Best Albums Recorded in the Windy CityThe city's rich music music history gets encapsulated with these 10 albums.

Contests

See The Head and the Heart Live From Studio X The Head and the Heart are performing Live from Studio X on Friday, October 14th at 1:00PM at a secret location in Chicago! Enter for your chance to win access for two!
Jerry Seinfeld at the Chicago Theatre Enter for your chance to win a pair of tickets to see Jerry Seinfeld at the Chicago Theatre.
Win Tickets To A 93XRT Show With Twin Peaks At MetroTwin Peaks are returning to their hometown for a 93XRT Show at Metro on December 17th. Enter for your chance to win a pair of tickets! Tickets are on sale now. Visit MetroChicago.com for more information. 
Win Tickets To Bloody Mary Fest 2016Don't miss Chicago's Bloody Mary Competition 4 on Sunday, October 16th at Plumbers Hall in the West Loop! Over a dozen restaurants and bars will compete for the coveted trophy by winning your taste buds. Enter for your chance to win a pair of tickets! Tickets available NOW at BloodyMaryChi.com. Must be 21+. 
Win Tickets To See The Head And The HeartThe Head and the Heart are coming to the Aragon Ballroom on October 14th. Enter to win a pair of tickets from Jam Productions! For more information, visit Ticketmaster.com. 
Win An XRT Rock & Roll X-Cursion to Voodoo Music Festival Enter for a chance to win an XRT Rock & Roll X-Cursion for two to attend Voodoo Music Festival October 28th-October 31st in New Orleans!

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