On-Air: Monday – Friday 5:30-10am
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Lin Brehmer is the indefatigable host of the XRT Morning Show. On the morning of Dec. 30th 1991, he placed a needle on the record, “This Must Be the Place” by Talking Heads to augur a new chapter in a radio career that began in 1977. He has anchored the XRT Morning Show ever since. His insouciant charm has inspired XRT News Anchor Mary Dixon to leave and come back and leave and come back and leave and come back. The two of them can be heard 5:30-10am Monday through Friday. [Read Lin’s Full Bio]
Bob Verdi hosted a segment on 93XRT called Athletes Feats with Terri Hemmert in the 1980’s and with me in the 90’s.
Ike Reilly is the fiery pride of Libertyville, Illinois.
He is a playwright. A poet. A columnist.
Music is an ephemeral seduction. What moves us Tuesday may not mean as much by Saturday.
Sometimes we just want to spin ’til we’re dizzy. Sometimes we need to shout from the rooftops.
Laura Petrie was my first love.
Chicago marches on a sunny day.
In 25 years on the morning show, I have never received more commentary on a selection of songs as I have today.
Here’s a short segment of a 2009 interview where Larry Mullen Jr. talks about Bono joining the band.
“I put the phone in my coat pocket. Same place I always put it. Same pocket.”