Host: Blues Breakers
At ‘XRT we still hear from people who tell us they’ve been listening since we were a part-time, underground station. Tom says he’s been listening longer than that. His first personal contact with ‘XRT was when he met John Platt. He invited Tom to visit him while on the air at WGLD, a one-time progressive rock station based in Oak Park. Tom thought, “cool job.” [Read Tom’s Full Bio]
On Blues Breakers tonight we will reveal, exclusively, some very big news about the 2017 Chicago Blues Festival and announce the nightly headliners.
Ronnie Baker Brooks is Chicago Blues royalty. He was born in to the blues. His is a blues family tree. We have been waiting 10 years for a new RBB album and now, here it comes. Join Ronnie and Tom Marker for the full hour on Blues Breakers tonight from 9-10.
Tonight on Blues Breakers we celebrate Eddy “The Chief” Clearwater as he makes 82 tomorrow. Plus, The Blues Music Awards nominees have just been announce by the Blues Foundation in Memphis. We’ll play a song from four of the Chicagoans nominated: Toronzo Cannon, Lurrie Bell, Guy King and Corey Dennison.
See that? I got the year right on the date! If you weren’t listening to Blues Breakers last night there might have been something really great that was playing when you got out of the […]
Hear a preview from the first new Ronnie Baker Brooks in ten years and a bunch of Buddy Guy tonight on Blues Breakers. Buddy plays 16 shows at his downtown Chicago club beginning this Thursday.
All of your favorite Christmas blues songs can be heard tonight on Blues Breakers from 9p-10p on 93XRT. Koko, Buddy and Shemekia will all be bringing you the holiday cheer!
Buddy Guy On Getting High With Jerry Garcia, Inspiration From Eric Clapton, And More On Blues Breakers
Over the course of a full hour Buddy and Tom talked about Eric Clapton, Jeff Beck, the Rolling Stones, Derek Trucks, getting high with Jerry Garcia, President Obama and the question of Sox or Cubs.
Blues fans set your timers. Don’t miss another live, candid, extended visit with Buddy Guy live on Blues Breakers tonight at 9pm.
Here’s the entire playlist from the Blues Breakers program on Monday, December 6, 2016. And don’t miss Junior’s buddy Buddy Guy, live in the studio this coming Monday, December 12, for an hour of blues talk.
Junior Wells will be our Artist of the Week tonight. Next Monday, December 12, we welcome Buddy Guy to the studio for a live, one hour visit.