By Sarah on July 7, 2012
Another hot July night at the CHIRP RadioÂ studios! I’ll be taking next week off, as I’ll be in Louisville for the Forecastle Festival, but I’ll be back the week after that on Chicagoâ€™s own CHIRP Radio, from 8 â€“ 10 pm Central time. 9:54 PMÂ Antony & the Johnsons â€¢ Fistful Of Love â€¢ I Am […]
Posted in Radio Playlists | Tagged alabama shakes, antony & the johnsons, bill monroe & his blue grass boys, broken water, cadence weapon, charlotte martin, chris thile, colin meloy, daughn gibson, delicate steve, echo lake, edward sharpe & the magnetic zeros, fanfarlo, la santa cecilia, ladyhawke, laura marling, lost in the trees, matthew good, mike scheidt, mucca pazza, nneka, radical face, steve dawson, tegan and sara, the roots, uncle tupelo, via tania, volcano!, zaz
By Sarah on September 6, 2010
This Week in Great Music: 9/6 – 9/12
Posted in Upcoming Events | Tagged a light sleeper, alice peacock, anais mitchell, angel olsen, carbon leaf, casiotone for the painfully alone, chris smither, emily wells, evanston space, future laureates, giving tree, ha ha tonka, heypenny, house of blues, how far to austin, jc brooks & the uptown sound, kyle andrews, lincoln hall, little light, ludo, marina and the diamonds, matt ryd, mayne stage, metro, mike mentzer, old town school of folk music, reggie's rock club, sam amidon, schubas, seafarer, skybox, subterranean, treaty of paris, via tania, what laura says
By Sarah on June 21, 2010
Taste of Chicago kicks off this week. I forsee myself completely undoing my attempts to eat healthy. Thanks a lot, Chicago.
Posted in Upcoming Events | Tagged amy cook, bare hand jug band, benyaro, canasta, caroline smith and the good night sleeps, cloud cult, colin gilmore, david bazan, derek nelson, ditchweed diesel, dosh, eric noden, evanston space, fang island, geoff muldaur, hayward, hideout, jace everett, jane baxter miller, jim kweskin, jon drake & the shakes, katie belle and the paramount boys, lincoln hall, maps and atlases, martyrs', mason jennings, max weinberg big band, millennium park, mucca pazza, musikanto, new ruins, old town school of folk music, paul cebar, paula cole, robbie fulks, sahara smith, sally seltmann, sarah and the tall boys, schubas, sonny landreth, southeast engine, susan voelz, the books, the daredevil christopher wright, the lawrence peters outfit, the lost cartographers, the shams band, tiffany streitelmeier, via tania, will phalen and the stereo addicts | 1 Response
By Sarah on June 11, 2010
One of my favorite things about the city of Chicago is the large number of street festivals, block parties, etc., that take place all summer long. If you can’t find something to do on a weekend here, you’re probably just not looking hard enough.
Posted in Upcoming Events | Tagged akron/family, bottle rockets, califone, chris buehrle band, how far to austin, kevin flynn and the avondale ramblers, langhorne slim, margot and the nuclear so and so's, mucca pazza, pretty good dance moves, rachele eve, robbie fulks, split lip rayfield, the ike reilly assassination, the right now, the shams band, the whigs, those darlins, unicycle loves you, via tania | 1 Response
By Sarah on March 17, 2010
A note to the city of Chicago: I don’t care what kind of ridiculous budget cuts you have to make in the future. Please never, ever let go of Michael Orlove. This guy has done a whole lot to energize downtown Chicago with music of all genres. And best of all, it’s free.
Posted in Upcoming Events | Tagged bomba estereo, budos band, caribou, disappears, great lake swimmers, hollows, hum, huntsville, kid sister, konono no. 1, millennium park, naomi shelton, nels cline, on fillmore, she & him, the besnard lakes, the books, the ponys, the thermals, tony allen, via tania, volcano!