CHIRP Playlist: June 15, 2012

Tweet The playlist still looks a bit different as we tweak our web things, I’m sure you’ll figure it out. Special thanks to Mel, who helped curate part of this week’s show! As always, you can hear my delightful music selections every Friday night on Chicago’s own CHIRP Radio, from 8…

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This Week in Great Music: 5/7 – 5/13

Tweet Hey! It’s Andrew Bird week again. No big deal.  Plenty of other things going on, too, for your listening pleasure. Monday, May 7 Robbie Fulks, Greg Cahill; Hideout. 7 pm, $10 suggested donation The Spring Standards, Volcanoes Make Islands, Shelby Pollard; Schubas. 8 pm, $10 Tuesday, May 8 Tim…

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CHIRP Playlist: Friday, February 3, 2012

Tweet Hear my delightful music selections every Friday night on Chicago’s own CHIRP Radio, from 8 – 10 pm Central time.  It’s awesome.  Next week’s my birthday. I’m definitely playing whatever the heck I want. 9:53 PM Scout Niblett Cherry Cheek Bomb from The Calcination Of Scout Niblett (Drag City) 9:49…

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This Week in Great Music: 10/31 – 11/6

Tweet I’ll be at SPACE tonight for Communion Music’s big US tour.   And I’m thinking about trying to figure out a way to make it out to Berwyn to see the Blind Boys of Alabama.  It’ll be a heck of a road trip-via-public transportation, that’s for sure. Monday, October 31…

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CHIRP Playlist: Saturday, October 22, 2011

Tweet Who would have guessed that an empty radio studio in a manufacturing building would be creepy at midnight when you’re there all by yourself? Crazy, isn’t it?  Made a couple of good musical discoveries, though, of artists I’d never heard before randomly selecting them to play. That’s always a…

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This Week in Great Music: 8/15 – 8/21

Tweet Monday, August 15 Rasputina; Millennium Park. 6:30 pm, free Tuesday, August 16 Ari Herstand, Will Knox; Schubas. 7 pm, $8-10 Wednesday, August 17 Matt the Electrician, JT and the Clouds; Schubas. 8 pm, $10-12 Thursday, August 18 Garfield Park Conservatory Benefit, ft. Bobby Conn, Del Rey, Big Science, Sunken…

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