Buddy Guy’s residency at his blues club Legends is set to take place during the month of January. Buddy is set to play 16 shows throughout the month. Blues Breakers host Tom Marker announced the […]
Please forgive us for getting so far behind on posting our Blues Breakers playlists. We’ve had some pretty good shows and features and we appreciate the patience you’ve shown in waiting for updates. For the […]
Chicago’s Lurrie Bell was our Artist of the Week last night on Blues Breakers. We went back for a track he recorded for an album he did with his father, Carey Bell, while Lurrie was […]
All eyes on Warner Bros. Records’ newest shining star, Gary Clark Jr. Hailing from Austin, Texas, Gary has no shortage of music coursing through his veins. Clark’s first weekend at Coachella created so much buzz […]
Co-hosted by Blues Breakers’ Tom Marker and Shemekia Copeland, the 15th Annual Blues Fest Broadcast at Legends will feature live musical performances by Joe Louis Walker and Ronnie Baker Brooks with special guest Billy Branch. […]
[photogallerylink id=82199 align=left]The Chicago Tribune has named Alligator Records president and founder Bruce Iglauer one of nine 2011 Chicagoans Of The Year. The 2011 celebration kicked off in February with the release of the 2-CD […]
We are very sad to report that Chicago Blues legend and really sweet guy, [lastfm link_type="artist_info"]Willie “Big Eyes” Smith[/lastfm] passed away early this morning, September 16, 2011, at his home in Chicago from a stroke.
[photogallerylink id=82199 align=left]Koko Taylor and Bruce. Photo by Tom Holek. Thanks to Chicago Blues Guide. Founder and President of Alligator Records made a visit to Blues Breakers in March of this year to talk about […]
On Monday, June 6, we did our annual Blues Breakers Blues Fest Preview Show. All artists played are performing this weekend at the 28th Annual Chicago Blues Festival in Grant Park. Check back to this […]
Greetings. This is the playlist for Blues Breakers. This is a one hour blues speciality show that runs on Monday nights from 9 PM to 10 PM on WXRT, Chicago.
- RT @marcafterdark: Here we are now, entertain us...oh wait that's my job :) Late Night XRT 93.1fm(ord/mdw) @93XRT 3 hours ago
- RT @SmashingPumpkin: A year ago we released Oceania, do you have a favorite track? 93xrt.com 10 hours ago
- .@Glen_Hansard "Music at it’s best is a connecting thing ... someone else groovin’, diggin’ on it and you’re there. cbsloc.al/19E1Gpj 11 hours ago
- The @RollingStones invite @BradPaisley up for ‘Dead Flowers’ #watch cbsloc.al/12bIwOs 11 hours ago
- .@thewarrenhaynes: I’ve probably played @Bonnaroo more than the years it’s been going on. Don’t want to do the math. cbsloc.al/12DYN4N 12 hours ago
- XRT Lollapalooza Aftershow: Local NativesGoing to Lollapalooza and don’t want the party to end? We’ve got you covered! Enter for your chance to win a pair of tickets to XRT Lollapalooza Aftershow: Local Natives on Friday, August 2 at […]
- Win Tickets To The Oddball Comedy & Curiosity FestivalFunny Or Die Presents The Oddball Comedy & Curiosity Festival Join us for this unique comedy festival featuring Dave Chappelle, Flight of the Conchords, and many more at First Midwest Bank Amphitheatre on August 31! […]
- Win Tickets To See Two Door Cinema Club In ChicagoWant two tickets to Two Door Cinema Club? We’ve got you covered! Two Door Cinema Club is coming to the Riviera in an XRT Show on October 19! Tickets go on sale Saturday, June 22 […]
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