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Foo Fighters & Zac Brown Cover Black Sabbath on ‘Letterman’ [Watch]

Obviously, the massive Foo Fighters news in Chicago this week is their gig at Cubby Bear on Friday night.  Everything you need to know about that is here, but there are other Foo happenings that […]

WXRT–10/14/2014

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Architectural Music

The big race named for the most famous architect in American history is coming up on Sunday. You’re gonna need some tunes to enhance your travels through the leafy streets of Oak Park. Here’s a […]

WXRT–10/13/2014

Looking up at Half Dome from Yosemite Valley. (Photo: Jason Thomas)

Afraid of Heights? Check Out This Free Soloing Video With Alex Honnold! [Watch]

If you’re afraid of heights, just watching this video might give you an anxiety attack.  The video’s not brand new, but I happened upon it earlier this week and have watched it several times, just […]

WXRT–10/10/2014

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Five Talking Head Songs By Someone Else

We’re featuring David Byrne and Talking Heads tomorrow; one of America’s best and most adventurous bands. Their run of albums from the late seventies to the end of the eighties was one of the greatest […]

WXRT–10/09/2014

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Prius Route to Rock, Vol. 132: The Afghan Whigs, Delta Spirit, Asgeir

Shows aplenty in Chicago during the fall season…  Too many for one person to get to but if you’re really dedicated, you can make it to all three of this weekend’s concert picks with legendary […]

WXRT–10/08/2014

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Hump Day Unusual Moment: Pasquale & The Lunar-Tiks “Moon Madness”

Since your time today would be best spent comparing pictures of the Blood Moon, we have provided you with the soundtrack for your moonage daydream. This week The traditional Hump Day Unusual Moment invokes the […]

10/08/2014

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TV On The Radio Post New Track, ‘Careful You’ [Watch]

TV On The Radio have another album coming out in November, a record that Tunde Adebimpe says, “is, 1,000 percent, without a doubt, the best thing we’ve ever done.” That’s a bold statement, but the video […]

WXRT–10/07/2014

David Lynch Foundation "Change Begins Within" Press Conference

David Lynch’s ‘Twin Peaks’ To Return?

UPDATE: The show is back according to Variety If you’re a David Lynch fan, you’ve seen his most famous films: Eraserhead, The Elephant Man, Dune, Blue Velvet, Wild at Heart, Lost Highway, Mulholland Dr., and Inland […]

WXRT–10/06/2014

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Ryan Adams Covers Bryan Adams. Sweet.

Their names are nearly identical and they make rock songs, so why the hell not?!  Go for it, Ryan.  Let’s hear you cover one of Bryan’s most famous songs.  His name pops into people’s heads when […]

WXRT–10/02/2014

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