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]
You could hardly recognize him.
To stay on top of the many cool new bands today, one cannot do it alone. You need a street team.
Today we celebrate the 71st birthday of one of rocks most stylish and sophisticated chameleons, Bryan Ferry.
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.