Imagine (or remember) what FM radio sounded like back in the late 1970′s when Talking Heads first emerged. They were ahead of their time, and XRT took great pride in supporting their music from the […]
In honor of Byrne’s Birthday, we thought it was appropriate to share the astonishing 4 minutes of video that is David Byrne interviewing himself: The interview was part of the 1984 concert film, Stop Making […]
Who said this rubbish? “Punk is not a form of music. It’s a fashion statement. If you wanna talk about real punk music, you’ve gotta look at people like the Who, the Rolling Stones…the people […]
Bonjour. This is your radio ‘professeur Francais.’ I know what you’re thinking. Pourquois? Well, we would like you and a friend to travel to Paris to see Mumford and Sons FOR FREE. The details are […]
For the single folks in the room, Valentine’s Day is just cruel. An entire day that rubs in the fact that you’re alone? No thank you. Take the mushy stuff elsewhere, this is not a […]
Good Morning everybody, I’m Lin Brehmer with a look at the top of WXRT’s 6th annual Listener Poll. What was your favorite debut of 79? Rickie Lee Jones at number 14. All those hard living […]
We’ve come up with ten spooky-ish songs that are classic yet not total novelty tracks.
We’ve been covering 40 Years In 40 Days, and today it’s all about 1983. Our Featured Artist today is Talking Heads. 83 was a big year for the band, and 2012 sees them busy as […]
As part of our celebration of Forty Years in Forty Days, we take look back on the year 1977 today. Resident Beatles expert Terri Hemmert recalls the night she met the emerging Talking Heads in […]
Let’s take a look at this week’s albums, reissues and other musical goodies from classic artists making musical waves yet again.
- Memorial Day Road Trip? 10 Classic Driving Songs [Playlist] cbsloc.al/14kOJLH 1 hour ago
- .@John_Fogerty tells @CBSThisMorning that a Creedence Clearwater Revival reunion is "a possibility" 93xrt.com/music 2 hours ago
- RT @xrtfrankelee: While I was away... wxrt.cbslocal.com/2013/05/20/my-… 5 hours ago
- Now: Win FREE Tickets to @TheOlmsMusic (@peteyorn & J.D. King) XRT Show at @martyrslive 93XRT.com/giveaways 5 hours ago
- "Hope Of Deliverance"? yep: @PaulMcCartney played it at the opening night of his U.S. tour. review: 93XRT.com/music 5 hours ago
- Win Tickets To The Olms’ (Pete Yorn and J.D. King) XRT ShowThe Olms are Pete Yorn and J.D. King. See them in a 93XRT show on Thursday, June 13th at Martyrs! Tickets are on sale now via jamusa.com. Enter for your chance to win a pair […]
- Win Caffe RōM Catering For You And Your Office!Caffe RōM is Chicago’s Modern Italian coffee bar! RōM is all about the Italian lifestyle-Hand-crafted coffees, homemade Eurpoean Pastries, artisan sandwiches made with imported meats and cheeses and our decadent Gelato Di Casa! Let us […]
- Ticket Pre-Sale: Iron and Wine at The Chicago TheatreDon’t miss Iron and Wine at The Chicago Theatre or Friday, September 27th! Tickets go on sale Saturday, May 18 at 10:00 am. Enter for your chance to win a pair of tickets. You can […]
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