CHIRP Playlist: July 4, 2012

Tweet It was a brutally hot July 4th, but I played some music and still had time to go see some questionably legal fireworks in my neighborhood.   Success all around. I’ll be back for my regularly scheduled show on Friday on Chicago’s own CHIRP Radio, from 8 – 10 pm Central…

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CHIRP Playlist: Friday, January 20, 2012

Tweet 9:53 PM Retribution Gospel Choir Poor Man’s Daughter from 2 (Sub Pop) 9:49 PM The Black Keys Little Black Submarines from El Camino (Nonesuch) 9:45 PM La Oreja de Van Gogh Cometas Por El Cielo from Cometas Por El Cielo (Sony) 9:41 PM The xx Crystalised from xx (Young…

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Favorite Photos of 2011: Part One

Tweet For one reason or another, it’s been a pretty quiet year on the writing front around here. It happens, what can I say? Maybe 2012 will be better. Anyhow, I may not have written a whole lot, but I’ve been keeping busy in 2011 by taking lots of photographs.…

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This Week in Great Music: 12/5 – 12/11

Tweet It’s been quiet around here.  Sorry for that.  I’ve got a Best of 2011 guest post coming up from Mike at Land of Absurdity.  It’ll be list-y. Monday, December 5 Avey Tare, Eric Copeland; Schubas. 7 pm, $15 Tuesday, December 6 The National, Local Natives, Wye Oak; the Aragon.…

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CHIRP Playlist: Saturday, October 1, 2011

Tweet Thanks to everyone who tuned in to my inaugural (internet) radio adventure on CHIRP Radio. If you’re interested to know what kind of music I play whenever I get three hours behind the controls of Chicago’s best radio station, then read on.  I’ll be back on the air on…

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