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5 Great Tom Petty Covers

Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers not only have lots of their own tunes to choose from, they know tons of other people’s work too. They’ll be bringing their giant songbag to town next month for […]

WXRT–11 hours ago

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Did You Hear The Johnny Winter Tribute On Blues Breakers? Playlist Here

This week we paid tribute to the great Johnny Winter with an hour of his music on Blues Breakers. Here’s what you heard. Tom Marker’s Blues Breakers for July 21, 2014 Dedicated to Johnny Winter […]

07/21/2014

Touchdown by the Fridge!
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Saturday Morning Flashback: 1986 [Playlist]

Chicago was united by a cast of characters known as Da Bears, and the icing on the cake was their total domination Superbowl victory over the New England Patriots. It was also the year that […]

WXRT–07/20/2014

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Breakfast With The Beatles: July 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 […]

WXRT–07/20/2014

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10 Of Weird Al’s Best Parodies [Playlist]

Move over, teenage kids on Youtube, the master of song parodies is back. Weird Al Yankovic released a new album yesterday called ‘Mandatory Fun’, and he has been releasing a new music video each day this week to promote it. The first video released was a parody on “Happy” by Pharrell Williams, while Wednesday’s video took on last year’s mega hit from Lorde, “Royals.”

WXRT–07/17/2014