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]
New Chicago releases from The Drastics, Elk Walking, Cupid Youth, Speed Babes, Korean Jeans and more tbd
The latest Chicago releases from The Orwells, Lucky Boys Confusion, Ne-Hi, The Chancey Brothers, Wes Cichosz and Will Phalen
Umphrey’s McGee vocalist/guitarist Brendan Bayliss discusses the band’s “Zonkey” release, the decision to return their annual New Year’s shows to Chicago and previews the next UM album exclusively on Local Anesthetic.
I’ll be chatting with UM guitarist/vocalist Brendan Bayliss about the band’s recent “Zonkey” release AND spinning an exclusive preview of their in-progress new album. Cool, huh?
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.