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Alli Klein: Family of Noise DJ Profile

My radio history:
-Made radio shows and mix tapes as a kid for my mom in the south west suburbs of Chicago.
-For 3 years of high school, co-hosted/programmed a show in the school radio station.
-Bachelor's in Radio at Columbia College Chicago. At the college station WCRX,  On-Air for 3 years, Music Director for 1 year, and Public Affairs Director for 1 year.  
-interned at WLUP 97.9 The Loop in the Programming department, and helped out with Q101's programming as well.
-Got involved with CHIRP in the Fall of 2008.
-overnight board operator for WUSN US99.5 for 5 years, && 9 month stint as co-producer of Lisa Dent & Ramblin' Ray's morning show.

Right now I am taking a break from commercial radio and focusing on CHIRP!

I also am a DJ with Toast & Jam, Inc. meaning I DJ for parties and weddings! check us out here.

My Interests besides DJing/Radio:
record collecting, playing with dogs, drinking tea, going to as many concerts as possible, sustainable living, crafts and kitsch, gardening, canning, cooking, going on adventures with my husband Will.

You might hear: punk rock, post punk, garage, psych, drone, dub, power pop, grunge, and lots of local!

Alli Klein: Family of Noise's Playlists

7/17 - 6pm hour
Echo & the Bunnymen - Echo & The Bunnymen album artwork 6:08pm Echo & the Bunnymen Blue Blue Ocean Echo & The Bunnymen (Sire/Rhino)
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6:04pm Garcia Peoples Hangin' On Cosmic Crash (Beyond Beyond is Beyond)
Track Notes: out 8/3! Buy Garcia Peoples Cosmic Crash at Reckless Records Buy Garcia Peoples at iTunes Buy Garcia Peoples Cosmic Crash at eMusic Add to Collection
Tom Waits - Mule Variations album artwork 6:00pm Tom Waits House Where Nobody Lives Mule Variations (Anti)
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7/17 - 5pm hour
Screeching Weasel - Wiggle album artwork 5:58pm Screeching Weasel Local I Was A High School Psychopath Wiggle (Lookout!)
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Essential Logic - Beat Rhythm News album artwork 5:55pm Essential Logic Popcorn Boy Beat Rhythm News (Rough Trade)
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Black Sedan - Adventure Lit Their Star album artwork 5:52pm Black Sedan The Right Stuff Adventure Lit Their Star (Pomona)
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Japanese Breakfast - Soft Sounds From Another Planet album artwork 5:47pm Japanese Breakfast Road Head Soft Sounds From Another Planet (Dead Oceans)
Track Notes: for Karie K! performing at P4K fest this Sunday! Buy Japanese Breakfast Soft Sounds From Another Planet at Reckless Records Buy Japanese Breakfast at iTunes Buy Japanese Breakfast Soft Sounds From Another Planet at eMusic Add to Collection
Purling Hiss - Purling Hiss album artwork 5:40pm Purling Hiss Almost Washed My Hair Purling Hiss (Permanent)
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Grant-Lee Phillips - Virginia Creeper album artwork 5:31pm Grant-Lee Phillips Josephine of the Swamps Virginia Creeper (Rounder)
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Phil Cook - People Are My Drug album artwork 5:27pm Phil Cook Miles Away People Are My Drug (Psychic Hotline)
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Violent Femmes - We Can Do Anything album artwork 5:24pm Violent Femmes Issues (clean edit) We Can Do Anything (PIAS America)
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A Certain Ratio - Early album artwork 5:19pm A Certain Ratio Do The Du Early (Soul Jazz)
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5:17pm Be Your Own Pet Girls On TV Be Your Own Pet (Ecstatic Peace)
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5:14pm Rare Ms. Steak Local The Sacrifice The Sacrifice single (Self-released)
Track Notes: from the untitled forthcoming debut record! world premiere of this song! see them live @ the CHIRP local showcase TONIGHT at Bourbon on Division! Buy Rare Ms. Steak The Sacrifice single at Reckless Records Buy Rare Ms. Steak at iTunes Buy Rare Ms. Steak The Sacrifice single at eMusic Add to Collection
John Coltrane - Both Directions at Once album artwork 5:07pm John Coltrane Impressions (Take 3) Both Directions at Once (Impulse!)
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5:04pm Elvin Bishop's Big Fun Trio Something Smells Funky `Round Here Something Smells Funky 'Round Here (Alligator)
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Gorillaz - The Now Now album artwork 5:01pm Gorillaz Sorcererz The Now Now (Warner Bros.)
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7/17 - 4pm hour
4:59pm As Mercenárias Kyrie Brazilian Post-Punk 1982-88 (Soul Jazz)
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Ramones - Ramones album artwork 4:56pm Ramones Today Your Love, Tomorrow The World Ramones (Sire)
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The Lawrence Arms - Cocktails & Dreams album artwork 4:51pm The Lawrence Arms Local A Toast Cocktails & Dreams (Asian Man)
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Joan Jett & The Blackhearts - Up Your Alley album artwork 4:47pm Joan Jett & The Blackhearts I Hate Myself For Loving You Up Your Alley (CBS-Sony)
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4:42pm Hologram Teen Roller Lover Doppelgänger Between The Funk and The Fear (self-released)
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The Cramps - Songs the Lord Taught Us album artwork 4:37pm The Cramps Strychnine Songs the Lord Taught Us (IRS)
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The Germs - GI album artwork 4:35pm The Germs Manimal GI (Slash)
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Dead Boys - Young Loud and Snotty album artwork 4:33pm Dead Boys What Love Is Young Loud and Snotty (Sire/London/Rhino)
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4:26pm Diagonal Local Jump Back Tomorrow (Midwest Action)
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4:23pm New Senses Local Typo Not Meant to Last (Foil Hat Productions)
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4:17pm Protovulcan Local Celestial Slingshot Psychic Pinball (self-released)
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The Clash - London Calling album artwork 4:09pm The Clash Revolution Rock London Calling (Epic)
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The Damned - Machine Gun Etiquette album artwork 4:06pm The Damned I Just Can't Be Happy Today Machine Gun Etiquette (Chiswick)
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