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1995. Again. (photo: Wendy Rice / WXRT)

Saturday Morning Flashback: 1995 [Playlist]

Smashing Pumpkins topped the XRT Listener Poll in 1995. Flashback to Wendy’s show last Saturday. Next week: 1973


Future Islands (Photo by Imeh Akpanudosen/Getty Images for Coachella)

The Big Beat: April 14, 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 […]


37th Annual New Orleans Jazz & Heritage Festival Presented by Shell - Herbie Hancock Quartet - April 29, 2006

Jazz Transfusion Playlist April 13,2014

song-artist Watermelon Man-Herbie Hancock Black Sea-Fahir Atakoglu Swanky Goes Shopping-ES2 Song Of Moses-Bob Moses Lamboya-Dewa Budjana Nothing But Net-Victor Bailey McKenzie Portage-Mark Egan Crisis-Freddie Hubbard The Cookie-David Fathead Newman/Tilden Webb Carnaval-Barry Finnerty So Tender-Bruce Barth […]


Photography and Album Art by Josiah Werning, Lucian McAfee, Shawn Holpfer and Lucas Fitzpatrick

Local Anesthetic Playlist For Sunday, April 13, 2014 With Bailiff [Download]

As I said on last night’s show, as good as this new Bailiff release is along with how talented the fellas in the band are, I know I’m not the first nor will I be […]


Weather Report

Jazz Transfusion Playlist April 6,2014

song-artist Havona-Weather Report Bunk Bread-Aaron Germain Drummer’s Dance-Dusan Jevtovic Licorice & Cigarettes-Sylvan Street Inca Roads-Ed Palermo Vulcan Princess-Stanley Clarke Lain Parantina-Simak Dialog Things We Said Today-Randy Johnston American Deceptionalism Pt. 2-Jason Palmer Urban Nature-Sammy Figueroa […]