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The Big Beat: April 21, 2014 [Playlist]

The Big Beat is Chicago Radio’s premiere program for modern sounds from artists both domestic and abroad. It’s the kind of music that flies just under the radar of the mainstream. Hosted by XRT’s Marty […]



Local Anesthetic Playlist For Sunday, April 20, 2014 [Playlist & Free Download]

An Easter cornucopia of new Chicago music is what we had last night and certainly healthier than the butter-laden dishes my sisters brought to my Mom’s for Easter dinner. Just saying. Secret Colours started things […]


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Life-Changing Albums: 12 That Made It Easy To Love Music

We all have that one album that transformed us in a blink of an eye into a music fanatic. The music fanatic is different from the average American because we go out and seek music […]


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Breakfast With The Beatles: April 20, 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 […]



Blues Breakers, Blues Fest, Blues Broadcast

Below you will find the playlist from last night’s Blues Breakers and a link to the complete line-up for the Chicago Blues Festival. We’re getting close to being able to announce the artists for the […]