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Win Lollapalooza Aftershow TicketsEnter for your chance to win a pair of tickets to Official Lollapalooza Aftershows. Tickets compliments of C3 and 93XRT!
Len & Lennartz: Meatloaf and Potato Chips [Listen]"You really don't want to overpay for a relief pitcher; remember a former administration trading a very young pitcher by the name of Jon Garland to the White Sox for Matt Karchner."
Jason Thomas Shares a Few Lollapalooza Picks (Saturday/Sunday Edition)Oh, yeah. We're throwing the Lollapalooza suggestions at you fast and furious. Here are a few more, courtesy of our 4pm-8pm host.
'I Am Your Voice' - Trump Takes GOP Nom - News With Mary DixonDonald Trump accepted the Republican nomination for president last night in a speech focusing on crime, terrorism and Americanism ... and bookended by the use of songs by George Harrison ('Here Comes The Sun'), Free ('All Right Now'), and The Rolling Stones ('You Can't Always Get What You Want') - who'd asked that Trump not use their work. George's estate tweeted they might have given permission for 'Beware Of Darkness,' though. Hillary Clinton may name her running mate today or tomorrow ... CBS News reports it's Senator Tim Kaine of Virginia ... A Chicago police officer is recovering from a gunshot injury - officers shot and killed that suspect on the near South Side ... Governor Rauner's apologizing for calling half of Chicago's teachers 'illiterate' and their principals 'incompetent' in a five-year-old e-mail ... The NBA won't play next year's All Star Game in North Carolina, because of that state's anti-LGBT law. Chicago is under consideration as a host city ... The White Sox lost to the Tigers in the rain; the Cubs were off ... The Excessive Heat Warning continues through 7 p.m. Everything you need to know to start your day.
Emma Mac Shares her 6 Must See Acts at LollapaloozaThere's nothing quite like watching a band who has something to prove.
St. Paul & The Broken Bones, Blood Orange, White Denim - New Noise at Nine. Thursday July 21, 2016On this week's New Noise at Nine - One of the two new songs Wilco released in less than a week, a couple of artists who played Pitchfork, and one who's playing this fall for $5.

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Watch The Kickback Get Claymated In New Music VideoThe Chicagoans claymation video is for their song "Fanger"
Get Presale Access To Oddball Comedy & Curiosity Festival TicketsFeaturing Sebastian Maniscalco, Brian Regan, John Mulaney, and more.
Watch First Lady Michelle Obama Sing Stevie Wonder In 'Carpool Karaoke'The duo was also joined by Missy Elliott
All-Star Creedence Clearwater Revival Latin Tribute Album Due Out Next WeekFeaturing contributions from Los Lobos, Juan Gabriel, Los Lonely Boys, Juanes, Ozomatli, and more.
Frank E. Lee's Reveals His Secret To Finding The Best Bands At LollapaloozaCome for the Radioheads and Red Hot Chilis, but whet your palate with the unknown
Whitney On This Sunday Night's Local AnestheticWhitney's "Light Upon the Lake" is a contender for the Anesthetic Album of the Year. That, and $4, will get you a cup of coffee but that coffee will magically taste better while listening to this album.

Music News

David Bowie Box Set to Include Lost Album 'The Gouster'A second box set from David Bowie has been announced and it will include previously unreleased album 'The Gouster.'
Woodstock Trolls Republican National ConventionIs the Republican Party going hippy?
Trump Defies The Rolling StonesA Stones source said, "This is unlikely to go further. We asked politely, Trump has ignored us."
The Beatles' Long Lost Demo 'It's For You' FoundThe original demo of "It's For You" has been found and features the only-known version of Paul McCartney on vocals.
George Harrison's Estate Blasts Trump for Using 'Here Comes the Sun' at RNC“If it had been Beware of Darkness, then we MAY have approved it! #TrumpYourself,” Harrison’s estate quipped.
St. Paul & The Broken Bones, Blood Orange, White Denim - New Noise at Nine. Thursday July 21, 2016On this week's New Noise at Nine - One of the two new songs Wilco released in less than a week, a couple of artists who played Pitchfork, and one who's playing this fall for $5.

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Win Lollapalooza Aftershow TicketsEnter for your chance to win a pair of tickets to Official Lollapalooza Aftershows. Tickets compliments of C3 and 93XRT!
Win Tickets To The 93XRT Show With Michael Kiwanuka Enter for your chance to win a pair of tickets to a 93XRT Show with Michael Kiwanuka on December 3rd at Park West! For more information on the show, visit Ticketfly.com. 
Win Tickets To The 93XRT Show With Elvis Costello and the ImpostersEnter for your chance to win a pair of tickets to an XRT show with Elvis Costello and the Imposters, October 29th at The Chicago Theatre. Tickets on sale now at JAMUSA.com! 
Win Tickets To The 93XRT Show With Poi Dog Pondering93XRT presents two shows with Poi Dog Pondering, this October 21st and 22nd at Vic Theatre. Enter to win a pair of tickets to the October 21st concert, courtesy of JAM Productions! Tickets on sale now! 
Win Tickets To The 93XRT Show Brian Wilson presents Pet Sounds Brian Wilson celebrates Pet Sounds 50th Anniversary, live at The Chicago Theatre on October 1st in a 93XRT Show! Enter for your chance to win a pair of tickets, courtesy of Jam Productions! For more information on the event, visit JAMUSA.com. 
Win Tickets To The XRT/Billions First Impressions Concert Series with Adia Victoria See Adia Victoria at Schubas on September 20th in the XRT / Billions First Impressions Concert Series, fueled by the Lagunitas Brewing Company.

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