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9/17 - 12am hour
Mike Nikolich
Mdou Moctar - Ilana: The Creator album artwork 12:25am Mdou Moctar Asshet Akal Ilana: The Creator (Sahel Sounds)
Track Notes: Mdou Moctar plays Lincoln Hall at 8 pm Friday. Add to Collection
Algiers - There Is No Year album artwork 12:23am Algiers There is No Year There Is No Year (Matador)
Track Notes: Algiers is playing at the Empty Bottle on Saturday at 8 pm. Add to Collection
Little Steven - Soulfire album artwork 12:22am Little Steven The City Weeps Tonight Soulfire (Wicked Cool Records)
Track Notes: Going out to Ken in Mundelein. Thanks for your generous $60 donation! Glad to play this one. Add to Collection
Spirits Having Fun - Two album artwork 12:06am Spirits Having Fun Local Hold the Phone Two (Born Yesterday)
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GIRL K - Girl K Is For The People album artwork 12:05am GIRL K Local Hah Girl K Is For The People (Take This To Heart)
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9/16 - 11pm hour
ZZ Top - ZZ Top 11:59pm ZZ Top Brown Sugar ZZ Top's First Album (London)
Track Notes: Thanks to Ken for this request! Add to Collection
Lisa Lauren - Lisa Lauren Loves the Beatles album artwork 11:57pm Lisa Lauren Can't Buy Me Love Lisa Lauren Loves the Beatles (Planet Jazz Records)
Track Notes: Lisa Lauren does a jazzy take on the Beatles. Add to Collection
11:56pm Headless Chickens Soul Catcher Stunt Clown (Flying Nun)
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11:54pm Trip Shakespeare Go All The Way 20 More Explosive, Fantastic, Rockin', Mega Smash Hit Explosions (Pravda )
Track Notes: Thanks to Philip for making this request and making a $25 donation. Go to to make tax-free donation today. Add to Collection
Devin Hoff - Voices From the Empty Moor (Songs of Anne Briggs) album artwork 11:48pm Devin Hoff Go Your Way (feat. Sharon Van Etten) Voices From the Empty Moor (Songs of Anne Briggs) (Kill Rock Stars)
Track Notes: The Contours – First I Look At the Purse, bigger hit for the JGeils Band, who opened their Live Full House LP with this song, but I like the Contours’ version better. The song was written by Miracles members Smokey Robinson and Bobby Rogers, authors of the Temptations first hit single, “The Way You Do the Things You Do.” "First I Look at the Purse" was the last Contours hit featuring original lead Billy Gordon. It also features the renewed line-up of Contours, as several original members had left back in 1964. Shortly after its release, Gordon departed the group, and Motown, due to personal problems. He was replaced with Joe Stubbs, brother of lead singer of fellow Motown group the Four Tops, Levi Stubbs. In the early 2000s, the Contours performed the song on the PBS special Motown: The Early Years. They still sing it in their live shows today. It has also appeared in several Contours' Motown "Greatest Hits" CD compilations. Add to Collection
11:37pm The Contours First I Look at the Purse The Complete Motown Singles Vol. 5: 1965 (Hip-O Select)
Track Notes: Cover of Anne Briggs) off Voices From the Empty Moor (Songs of Anne Briggs), recommended by Jessica, who donated $50 to CHIRP. Go and make your tax-free donation today! Add to Collection
11:26pm DPCD Local Happy Thanksgiving It's Hard for a Rich Man to Enter the Kingdom of God (Self-released)
Track Notes: Thanks to Alec Watson of DPCD for his generous $20 donation! Go to and make your donation right now... Add to Collection
11:19pm Beabadoobee If You Want To (Acoustic) Soccer Mommy & Friends, Vol. I through IV (Loma Vista/Concord)
Track Notes: Thanks to Jared and Christine from Logan Square, for their wonderful $75 donation. Make yours today at Add to Collection
11:09pm The Cash Box Kings Local Ain't No Fun (When The Rabbit Got A Gun) Alligator Records—50 Years Of Genuine Houserockin' Music (Alligator)
Track Notes: Sept 18 – Alligator Records All-Star 50th Anniversary Celebration – FREE – Jay Pritzker Pavilion at Millennium Park 5:30-8:30 pm, Sat, Sept 18. It features Lil Ed & the Blues Imperials, Cash Box Kings, Nick Moss Band w/Dennis Gruenling, Wayne Baker Brooks, Billy Branch and Shemekia Copeland. Should be an awesome show -- great weather, too! Add to Collection
Elvin Bishop & Charlie Musselwhite - 100 Years of Blues album artwork 11:07pm Elvin Bishop & Charlie Musselwhite Local If I Should Have Bad Luck 100 Years of Blues (Alligator)
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Gary Moore - Still Got The Blues album artwork 11:00pm Gary Moore Still Got The Blues Still Got The Blues (Virgin)
Track Notes: Ken in Libertyville just donated $50 to CHIRP!!! Go to and make your tax-free gift today. Add to Collection
9/16 - 10pm hour
Badge Epoch - Scroll album artwork 10:51pm Badge Epoch Consensus Reality Scroll (Television Explosion)
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10:50pm Brother Derek Local Cell Phone Resurrection Single (Self-released)
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Turnstile - Glow On album artwork 10:44pm Turnstile Underwater Boi Glow On (Roadrunner)
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The Sea and Cake - The Fawn album artwork 10:41pm The Sea and Cake Local Bird and Flag The Fawn (Thrill Jockey)
Track Notes: Thanks to Jessica and Teddy for their $50 donation. Add to Collection
Deafheaven - Infinite Granite album artwork 10:36pm Deafheaven In Blur Infinite Granite (Sargent House)
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10:25pm The Luck of Eden Hall Local The Happiness Vending Machine The Acceleration of Time (Headspin)
Track Notes: Go to now and make your donation. That's what Gregory Curvey did, and he wanted to hear something from his old band, The Luck of Eden Hall. Thanks for your generous $50 donation, Gregory! Add to Collection
Amyl and The Sniffers - Comfort to Me album artwork 10:22pm Amyl and The Sniffers Don't Fence Me In Comfort to Me (ATO)
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George Thorogood & The Destroyers - The Baddest of George Thorogood and the Destroyers album artwork 10:16pm George Thorogood & The Destroyers Bad to the Bone The Baddest of George Thorogood and the Destroyers (EMI)
Track Notes: Going out to Tod and Nanci from Dyer, Indiana. Thanks for your generous $50 donation. Tod wanted to hear some George Thorogood. What do you wanna hear? Make your donation at right now! Add to Collection
Patti Smith - Horses album artwork 10:07pm Patti Smith Free Money Horses (Arista)
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10:05pm The Groundhogs B.D.D. (Richmond Athletic Ground, London - 1969) Roadhogs: Live from Richmond to Pocono (Fire)
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9/16 - 9pm hour
Tyler Clark presents: Local Mythologies
The Shadracks - From Human Like Forms album artwork 9:58pm The Shadracks No Time From Human Like Forms (Damaged Goods)
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9:52pm Brett Naucke Local Sleep With Your Windows Open Mirro Ensemble (American Dreams)
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Hovvdy - True Love album artwork 9:51pm Hovvdy Junior Day League True Love (Grand Jury)
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9:43pm Greenlights Music Local Sunday Dinner Eye In Team (Self-Released)
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