XRT Afternoon Host: 1-4 PM:
Marty Lennartz claims that his most irrational act, quitting a full-time job to intern at WXRT, was also his best move, as he officially joined the staff in 1981 as producer for Terri Hemmert’s morning show. Since 1986 Marty has been hosting the overnight program, and he also can be heard on weekend afternoons.[Read Marty’s Full Bio]
The album has been considered as the record that helped break alternative music as well as make R.E.M a household name.
It’s a fun filled “Friday Night”, which happens to be the name of the song as well as Will’s recently released Live album recorded at an XRT Show at Lincoln Hall last year.
We’ve just heard great news for fans of The Shins, which includes all of us here at XRT.
Stay thick as a brick Mr. Anderson!
“A colleague, friend, and one of the most inspiring people we know”
Bob Mehr’s latest book provides a look into the story of The Replacements that’s never been seen before
In Chicago, Summer , can’t come too soon.
Animal Collective pays their own tribute to the spokesperson for multiple generations
“We Had Never Heard Anything Like That Moment” Graham Nash Recalls His First Time Playing Music With David Crosby & Stephen Stills
“We got about a minute into the song and had to stop and start laughing. We had never heard anything like that moment”
What a day yesterday was! Mothers Day, the Cubs 13 inning victory and new Radiohead!