Live from Studio X
Hailing from North Carolina with a terrific debut album and an XRT Free Sample Show tonight in Chicago, it’s a family band called Delta Rae.
When an artist accustomed to playing larger venues and music festivals comes to Studio X, the results are often remarkable. Thousands of us can’t wait to see The Avett Brothers Friday night take the stage before a capacity crowd at UIC Pavilion! We urge EVERYONE to tune in LIVE to hear a rare live broadcast!
Franz Ferdinand has crafted a sound all it’s own that hit just right at a sold-out XRT show at the Riviera Theater 10/10/13
Amidst the recent trend of folk rock in the music scene with big names like Mumford and Sons, The Lumineers, and The Civil Wars, one smaller yet strong name sticks out, and they happen to […]
Every office should start the week like this. One of our favorite L.A. bands, Dawes, rolled in to the XRT Studio for a super-intimate Monday morning performance, Live from Studio X. Taylor, and bandmates, Griffin […]
Beloved English singer-songwriter and psych folk guitarist Robyn Hitchcock makes his City Winery debut in this special wine pairing event. Hitchcock will perform five solo acoustic mini-sets, featuring songs from 1980 through his new release, […]
The lovely and talented Laura Marling has come a long way in a brief time thanks to her clear, distinctive voice and superlative guitar technique. Her songs are filled with compelling characters that are delightfully strange and hauntingly familiar at the same time. She has a brand new album coming out next week and will give some of those tunes the acid test when she returns to the Athenaum Theater for an XRT show tomorrow night. (Still some tickets available.) Ms. Marling stopped by the XRT studios about a year ago for music and conversation and here it is:
After last night’s stellar performance at the Riviera, Ben Harper and Charlie Musselwhite stopped by our radio station for some music and conversation with Terri Hemmert. The duo’s new album, Get Up! has received widespread […]
Not only are Ben Harper and Charlie Musselwhite scheduled to perform in Chicago this Sunday, March 3 at the Riviera Theatre, but the duo will also be performing Live from Studio X this Monday. Their […]
The recently Grammy-nominated Shemekia Copeland stopped by Studio X today to play a couple songs and also chat with Terri Hemmert. Shemekia’s album 33 1/3, released in September of 2012, was nominated for the “Blues […]