On-Air: Sundays 3pm-8pm
Host: Local Anesthetic
A graduate of the acclaimed Radio/Television department of Southern Illinois University-Carbondale, Richard Milne has been a weekend and fill-in air personality with WXRT since July, 1986. In 1991 he created Chicago commercial radios longest running local music show, Local Anesthetic. [Read Richard’s Full Bio]
We lost a radio great last year. Tune in tonight at 7:30 for a rebroadcast of a conversation I had with the Cool Gent, Herb Kent in Feb. 2009 on Local Anesthetic.
New Chicago releases from Pelican’s Trevor De Brauw (above), Old Grand Dad, Oceans Over Airplanes, Guerilla, Brad Peterson and Coyote Riot this Sunday night at 7:30!
Sorry, playing catch up on some posts. Sue me.
New tunes from American Cosmonaut, Barrelhouse Chuck, Minor Moon, Strange Lovelies, The Hacky Turtles, Boy Meets Robot and Akasha
How good things come out of WTF? moments.
Todd Mayfield’s book on the life of his father, Curtis, is called “Traveling Soul”. Noted chronic record collector Dante Carfagna and I tag teamed Todd (say that ten times really fast!) to find out more on last night’s Local Anesthetic.
Tonight’s “Anesthetic Best of ’16” will feature albums from The Flat Five Chicago, Whitney, Jamila Woods, Robbie Fulks, musician, Robert Rolfe Feddersen and tracks from Mutts, FURR and the Top 12 bands on the 93XRT 2016 Listener Poll Local Artist list!
The new albums from Strange Lovelies, Harvey Fox, Pink Beam, Arbor Creek, new songs from The Addisons and Mutts plus Naked Raygun’s “Rat Patrol” on this past Sunday night’s Local Anesthetic.
An Abbreviated History Of The Local Anesthetic Holiday Spectacular (1991-2016) [Playlist & Free Download]
A very short history of the Anesthetic Spectacular along with an overview of what to expect on this Sunday night’s “Best of 25” broadcast.
Our last show of new Chicago music for 2016 featured the latest from Minor Moon, Nest, Teds Dancin, The Band Royale, Sonny Falls, Railway Gamblers and a preview of this coming Sunday night’s Local Anesthetic Holiday Spectacular “Best of 25 Years” special.