Diary of an XRT Intern

Latest Diary of an XRT Intern


Two Door Cinema Performing Live On Letterman Webcast

Two Door Cinema Club will be performing a Live on Letterman webcast this coming Monday, October 7th. That means we can expect some pretty exciting new footage from the self-proclaimed “Lollapalooza-vets”. Riding off the success […]



Rock It Out! Blog Speaks With XRT’s Norm Winer About Banning Music

In a recent video from “Rock it Out!”, Sami Jarroush reviews news from BBCOne: they recently banned Muse and Green Day from being played on their station because their latest efforts weren’t deemed good enough […]



Crystal Ramirez Intern Bio

Crystal Ramirez is a graduate student at Columbia College Chicago studying journalism. Her love for reporting and writing has taken her through five straight years of college, so to say she is ready to break […]



Brian Jones Intern Bio

Hey there, folks! My name is Brian Jones and I am one of the new interns here at WXRT this fall and very excited to begin my experience with such a great radio station. I […]


The Goo Goo Dolls (Photo by Janette Pellegrini/Getty Images)

Naperville Last Fling Offers 90s Nights With Goo Goo Dolls & Collective Soul

For those still looking find a good time this Labor Day weekend, the annual Naperville Last Fling will be in full swing and their musical line-up is stacked with some nineties rock namesakes. On Saturday, […]