On Air: Saturdays 8am-Noon
Host: Saturday Morning Flashback
Wendy Rice’s first personal encounter with radio was in her hometown of Champaign, Illinois where she wrote and produced a weekly fifteen minute segment on high school news for a local radio station. She was seventeen years old and hasn’t strayed from the microphone since.[Read Wendy’s Full Bio]
A memorable year for this family…
Back in the day, Michael Palin was on our team!
Ronald Reagan, Rubik’s Cube, CNN, Pac Man, the U.S. Olympic hockey team, J.R. Ewing…
Our live broadcast from Schubas was tons o’ fun!
It was a very good year…
The music of 1967 always makes for a groovy show, with influential artists, pop classics, and assorted one-hit-wonders.
The biggest concert event happened in August when Mayor Bilandic “borrowed” the concept of an urban outdoor festival from Milwaukee’s Summerfest…
The very first Lollapalooza Festival hit Chicago (Tinley Park) on August 3rd, staying for just one crazy night and then moving on to the next venue.
Highlights from XRT’s fourth year, when we weren’t even broadcasting 24 hours a day yet!
See what we played from a memorable year!