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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]
This week on Blues Breakers our Artist of the Week was Taj Mahal, born 71 years ago this past May 17th. Tom Marker’s Blues Breakers for May 20, 2013 Taj Mahal (b. May 17, 1942) [...]
This week we marked the recent anniversary of the birth of a truly legendary bluesman. one of the blues’ inventors, Robert Johnson. Tom Marker’s Blues Breakers for May 13, 2013 Artist of the week: Robert [...]
May 8, 1911, might be the date Robert Johnson was born in Hazelhurst, Mississippi. If it’s not, it’s sometime near then and we all agree to celebrate the fact that he was born on May [...]
This week’s live blues pick was an easy choice: The great James Cotton in a 93XRT Blues Breakers tomorrow (Friday) evening. Now in his seventies James still blows the harp with the kind of intensity [...]
This week on Blues Breakers our Artist of the Week was James Cotton. A fine new album from James comes out this week on Tuesday, Cotton Mouth Man. We played songs featuring Gregg Allman and [...]
James Cotton, one of the all-time most awesome blues harmonica players ever has a brand new album and is doing a 93XRT Show this Friday at Mayne Stage. He is, therefore, our artist of the [...]
We celebrated the Otis Rush’s birthday last night on Blues Breakers with Otis as our Artist of the Week. We played some other stuff, too. Here’s the playlist. Tom Marker’s Blues Breakers for 4/29/13 Otis [...]
Happy Birthday today to Mr. Otis Rush. Otis, one of the legends of the Chicago “West Side Sound,” is turning 78 today. We will happily be featuring some of his classics as well as some [...]
Tom Marker’s Blues Breakers for 4-22-13 Artist of the Week: Albert King Albert was inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame during a ceremony in L.A. on April 18th. Blues fan John Mayer [...]
Be listening to Blues Breakers tonight when Albert King will be the Artist of the Week. Just this month Albert was inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame, and this Thursday we celebrate [...]
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