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Pearl Jam Brings Former Chicago Bull Dennis Rodman To The Stage At Wrigley FieldOn Saturday it was Jose Cardenal, last night, Pearl Jam brought out another former Chicago athlete.
South Chicago Arson Kills Four - News With Mary DixonUPDATE: Chicago police confirm 4 deaths - a 3-month-old infant, 2 children and a man - in an apartment building fire near 81st and Essex. One man is in custody; they suspect he set the fire after an argument. Mayor Emanuel is proposing to give senior citizens a break on his proposed utility tax ... Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump is maintaining his promise to build a wall on the Mexican border; The State Department is reviewing 15-thousand of Democrat Hillary Clinton's emails ... President Obama travels today to Baton Rouge, where heavy rains and flooding have damaged more than 60-thousand homes ... The T-Rex displayed at O'Hare International will be dismantled and sent to the Netherlands starting today ... The Cubs won in San Diego ... It'll be sunny and in the low-80s today ... thunderstorms are coming tomorrow.
Once Again Pearl Jam Unleashes Phenomenal Setlist At Wrigley FieldHere's hoping we'll see you again soon!
THE BIG BEAT Shares the Hottest New Jams from Blood Orange, Slaves, Jagwar Ma and More [Listen]It's not ALL Blood Orange this week, but that wouldn't be a bad show at all... Something to consider in the future, perhaps.
Len & Lin: Pearl Jam Rocks Wrigley; Cubs Rocked in Colorado [Listen]"Yesterday was kind of summed up by the homerun hit by Addison Russell; it was 10-nothing and he hit a homerun into a trashcan in left, and I think that was a metaphor for the day the Cubs had."
Lin Brehmer's Top 10 Random Concert Moments Of The WeekendA story of Lin Brehmer's encounters at Pearl Jam and Wilco this past weekend.

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Watch The Tragically Hip Perform Live From Studio XRevisit The Tragically Hip's memorable Live From Studio X set with footage from their show at Reggie's.
See 'Purple Rain' At Millennium Park For Free TonightChicago is going to look, and sound purple tonight.
Watch Pearl Jam's Performance At Fenway Park In Its EntiretyBefore Pearl Jam stepped foot in the Friendly Confines, they took to another historic ballpark just a few weeks earlier.
Blues Breakers Playlist With Notes - John Lee Hooker - August 22, 2016Last night on Blues Breakers we celebrated the 99th anniversary of the birth of John Lee Hooker with The Hook as our Artist Of The Week.
10 of the Best Guitar Solos of All TimeIt's hard to think of something more universally loved than a good ole fashioned guitar solo.
Blues Breakers Tonight - Happy "Birthday" John Lee HookerJohn Lee Hooker was born 99 years ago today in Tutwiler, Mississippi. When he left the South during the Great Migration John Lee landed in Detroit where he worked for the Ford Motor Company, but he recorded many of her best early records on S. Michigan Avenue in Chicago for Vee-Jay Records.

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Emo Nite Expands Beyond Los AngelesThe popular event will hit the road for the first time this fall.
Blues Breakers Playlist With Notes - John Lee Hooker - August 22, 2016Last night on Blues Breakers we celebrated the 99th anniversary of the birth of John Lee Hooker with The Hook as our Artist Of The Week.
Metallica Promise Massive Tour in 2017"It's time to come back and do some proper penetration of America."
The Black Keys' Dan Auerbach Sued Over Howlin' Wolf DocumentaryThe producer of the film is seeking damages of $100,000.
Daft Punk and the Weeknd are Reportedly Collaborating"We have a session coming up in two days with The Weeknd and Daft Punk," said Republic Records Executive VP Wendy Goldsten.
Coldplay Cover Prince's 'Nothing Compares 2 U' with James Corden"This is an idea that Chris said to me, he said, 'I think you should come sing this at the Rose Bowl.' I'll be honest, I didn't know how big it was when I said yes," Corden said.

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