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December 2016: Media

December 2016: Media

  WBBM-News Radio’s Josh Liss grew up in Skokie, and there was one voice that had a real impact on his career direction, though it didn’t manifest itself for a few years. “Harry Caray was the big reason I wanted to do sports broadcasting,” he says. “I didn’t have a dad to take me to […]

RIP: Riot Fest Co-Founder Sean McKeough

RIP: Riot Fest Co-Founder Sean McKeough

  Riot Fest Co-Founder and Cobra Lounge owner Sean P. McKeough, 42, passed away suddenly on Tuesday, November 29, the staff at Riot Fest announced today. Sean and co-founder Mike Petryshyn nurtured the punk rock festival from its beginnings as a small club event to its current incarnation as multi-day festivals  in Chicago’s Douglas Park […]

Media: November 2016

Media: November 2016

Patti Haze remains one of the iconic radio voices from the rock and roll era in Chicago. Her sexy alto voice and friendly demeanor graced the airwaves of every major rock station in Chicago (save WXRT). She was on WLUP (twice), WMET, WCKG, and CD 94.7. Despite her incredible pedigree—as arguably the Queen of Chicago […]

Media: October 2016

Media: October 2016

In 2014, when WGN Radio unveiled their Walk of Fame, two of the inductees were their long-time overnight team – the husband and wife radio duo of Steve King and Johnnie Putman. “That was one of those pinch-me moments,” King says now. “To be mentioned in the same breath as Wally Phillips and Bob Collins […]

Media: September 2016

Media: September 2016

Bent, Not Broken.

Media: August 2016

Media: August 2016

Morning Shift Jason

File: Judge orders Double Door to vacate its current location...

File: Judge orders Double Door to vacate its current location…

Venerable Wicker Park music venue must close current location…

Media: July 2016

Media: July 2016

Merging back to the microphone…

Media: June 2016

Media: June 2016

WGN-TV sports anchor Rich King is signing off for the final time on June 15th after a 40-plus year career in Chicago media. Rick Kaempfer talks to him about his days covering Michael Jordan and Walter Payton, and sharing the booth with Harry Caray…

Media: May 2016

Media: May 2016

Afternoon Koz…

Hello, My Name Is....David Gilmour

Hello, My Name Is….David Gilmour

Pink Floyd alumnus talks to IE on the eve of his Chicago shows…

Media: April 2016

Media: April 2016

Lauren O’Neil: Talking to people with music, mid-days at 101WKQX…

March 2016: Media

March 2016: Media

Melissa In The Morning…

Media: February 2016

Media: February 2016

Lisa Dent: Hall Of Famer…

Sweet Home: January 2016 - Eddy Clearwater

Sweet Home: January 2016 – Eddy Clearwater

Still The Chief…

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