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Lara Mondae

Overnights: Wednesday & Thursday 1-5:30AM, Saturday Midnight-5AM

The Cliff’s Notes version: I was born, stuff happened that made me love music, and then I was hired by WXRT.

The Encyclopaedia Britannica (where I spent three years as an art director) version: My earliest memories of music came from my mother who had a pretty good record collection that she played on a stereo with those old super sized speakers. I spent many hours curled up in a lime green bean bag chair, listening to albums through huge headphones. [Read Lara’s Full Bio]

Andrew Bird @ Pritzker Pavilion

Ho! Hey! Andrew Bird joins Lumineers on 2017 Spring Arena Tour

And filming with Fiona Apple


Jen Cetera Presents TWO at the High-Hat.

Fourth Sunday’s a charm, Jen Cetera presents “TWO”

An ever changing two man jazz show for people who hate Jazz


Photo of Logan Hardware Records by Lara Mondae/WXRT

Makaya McCraven “In the Moment”

Five Hot Shows At Some Super Cool Places this Summer


Prince/Lara Mondae @WXRT

Prince: An Unmatchable Run of B-Sides

His B-sides Are Better Than Your A-sides.


(Photo by Roger Kisby/Getty Images)

Four Picks To Click At Lolla 2016

A few bands I can’t wait to see at Lollapallozza 2016!


Coachella Valley Music & Arts Festival 2011 - Day 3

Lollapolooza 2011 “The Sun Was High- So Was I”

Past experinces hanging out with mother nature at Lolla.


2014 Lollapalooza - Day 3

Come A Little Closer: Four Bands To Check Out

Lara Mondae and Matt Schultz connect on “Let’s Wrestle”, a stellar band from the UK… “I won’t Lie To You”.


(Photo: Marty Rosenbaum/WXRT)

Check Out Art By Wild Belle’s Elliot Bergman: Praxis

>Want to see some cool art this weekend? One of our featured artists on WXRT these days is a local talent that goes by the name of Wild Belle. They recently played a sold out XRT show at Chicago Metro (1/15/16) and lit up the room at the Tomorrow Never Knows Fest.


Photo by Victoria Smith/Lara Mondae/Wxrt

May I Recommend In Tall Buildings At Downtown Sound In A Couple Weeks?

If you are heading down to see Matthew Sweet perform July 13, 6:30p.m. at the 2015 Downtown Sound Millenium Park’s Free Monday Night Series @ Jay Pritzker Pavilion, may I suggest you get there early […]



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