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Jazz Transfusion Playlist September 28,2014

song-artist Corned Beef-Bryan Doherty Sponge-Bill Warfield Judith Loves Jazz-Larry Coryell/Victor Bailey/Lenny White The Joint Is Jumpin’-Jason Moran Stranger In Town-Pat Metheny Supernatural-Tohpati Killer Joe-Quincy Jones Down For The Count-John Webber Baby, Baby All The Time-Ray […]


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Lin Brehmer’s Personal Chicago Gourmet Diary With Soundtrack

There were hamburgers. Lots and lots of hamburgers. The Red Door Tavern burger with pimento cheese, Charred escarole and lip-smacking giardiniera garnish. The 3 Forks’ burger festooned with a toothpick holding a square of seared pork belly and a plum tomato. 14 of the 15 hamburgers I sampled featured some kind of cheese. American cheese. Gouda. Wisconsin cheddar. The winner of the People’s Choice at The Hamburger Hop, the traditional kick-off party to Chicago Gourmet, contained head cheese.


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Local Anesthetic Playlist For Sunday, Sept 28, 2014 [Playlist & Free Download]

Solid show of new Chicago music on last night’s Local Anesthetic. This seems to be one of those years where the best of Chicago emerges in the fourth quarter. That’s what I’m hearing, anyway. Which […]


XRT newsletters from 1988

Saturday Morning Flashback: 1988 [Playlist]

You weren’t checking out websites back in 1988. For the inside scoop on what was going on at XRT and beyond, you checked your mailbox for Inside WXRT, our monthly newsletter. You could read about […]


The Beatles in 1964 (Hulton Archive/Getty Images)

Breakfast With The Beatles – September 28, 2014

All you need is love… and Chicago’s longest running and most popular Beatles show! Terri Hemmert, named “Chicago’s #1 Beatles Fan and foremost authority on the Fab Four.” This Sunday’s playlist is posted below: Breakfast […]



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