Diary of an XRT Intern
Is music the best medicine? Dave Grohl thinks so.
The 1950’s and 1960’s were iconic times for blues music in Chicago. Born In Chicago chronicles this era complemented by the scores of Bob Dylan, Jack White and B.B. King. Narrated by Marshall Chess of Chess Records, this doc features interviews and performances by Howlin’ Wolf, Steve Miller, Muddy Waters and Buddy Guy.
Daniel Craig is back as 007!
Summertime wouldn’t be complete without the feel-good sound of Dave Matthews Band. Looking forward to their back-to-back shows this upcoming weekend at Alpine Valley Music Theater, here are ten essential Dave Matthews Band tracks to keep you jamming until then.
Story By Nick Buffo The 10th annual Pitchfork Music Festival takes the stage Friday through Sunday in Chicago’s Union Park. If you are planning on attending, here is a list of 9 great bands and […]
Welcome to my experience as an XRT Promotions Intern! My name is Maddy, and I am thrilled to share my adventures at Chicago’s Finest Rock radio station. This fall, I will be a senior at […]
Although Tame Impala’s forthcoming record Currents isn’t released until July 17th, you can get a sneak preview of it now.
From animated beer to real life, a new brew will hit shelves soon.
Well hello there! I’m Nick and I am thrilled to be working as an intern at WXRT in the promotions department! I just finished up my junior year at DePaul University, where I study Broadcast […]
Think metalheads are angry all the time? Think again. A recent study published in Self And Identity journal finds that 80s heavy metal fans “were significantly happier in their youth” and “better adjusted currently” than those who primarily listened to other genres of the era.