Diary: Alison Hare


Chicago’s Redgrave Debut ‘National Act’ Disc With Free Download

Chicago duo Redgrave are premiering their first single, Dick Moves, from their debut EP, National Act. With only two members, Redgrave’s huge sound is created by the ascending voice and disheveled open tunings of vocal/guitarist […]


Keith Richards' 'Life'

Mick Moves On After Keith Richards’ Apology

[pullquote quote=”It was my story, but I know that some parts of it offended Mick…and I regret that.” credit=”Keith Richards”]In Keith Richards’ 2010 memoir, Life, he had intended his story to be honest and unrefined, […]


Jimmy Fallon (image via YouTube)

Jeremy (Lin) By Pearl Jam [Watch The Linsanity]

[photogallerylink id=97603 align=left]Not only has Linsanity caught on strong with listeners of the XRT Morning Show, but it has struck late night television as well. Jimmy Fallon showed his enthusiasm for Lin last night by […]


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Hello, Beautiful! [Video]

This looker has been named top dog at the Westminster Kennel Club dog show. The ball of fluff strutted its stuff last night before winning best in show. Malachy the Pekingese beat out the big […]


Neil Young (photo by: Jag Gundu / Getty Images)

Neil Young Was Working On Next Generation iPod With Steve Jobs

[pullquote quote=”Steve Jobs was a pioneer of digital music … but when he went home, he listened to vinyl.” credit=”Neil Young”]Neil Young had been working on a new iPod that would allow “high-resolution audio.” Though […]


Lin & I (photo by Steve Hardy)

My First Week As An XRT Intern

On a cold, snowy morning, I venture out into the winter to Lin’s 20th Anniversary celebration. Stepping into South Tavern, I see the stage being built for the live broadcast in honor of Lin which […]



Alison Hare Intern Bio

As a 22-year-old student at Loyola University Chicago with my sights set on a career in music marketing, I could not be more thrilled to be a spring intern at XRT! Born and raised in […]