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Podcasts on the topic of “Chirp Radio” 22 results

The Hecks Interview

Assistant Director Ari Mejia chats at the Chirp studios with Andrew, Zach, and Jeff of Chicago band The Hecks.  They revisit their last interview with Chirp from 2015, talk about why their incredible album My Star took 3 years to make, and the way memory influences their sound.  

Produced by Ari Mejia

Photo credit: Ashleigh Dye

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Topics: ari mejia, chirp interviews, chirp radio, the hecks

Waltzer Interview

Features Assistant Director Ari Mejia chats with local musician Waltzer.  They chat about her recent album release "Destroyer," and the path that led there. This interview also includes a live studio performance! Tune in to catch this special interview.

 

Produced by Ari Mejia

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Topics: chicago local, chirp interview, chirp podcast, chirp radio, waltzer

Sugarpulp Interview

Chirp interviewer Marjorie Alford chats with Chicago locals Sugarpulp at the Chirp studio.  Listen to get an insider peek at their songwriting process, where they love to play,  and the inspiration for their other-worldly sound.

 

Produced by Robert Patterson

Photo credit: Rio Chavez

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Topics: chicago, chirp radio, interview, local band, sugarpulp

Daymaker Interview

Features Assistant Director Ari Mejia interviews Erin Delaney and Egon Schiele, two members of local band Daymaker.  Not only do you get a description of the Chirp Radio studio from Werner Herzog, but a conversation about the politics, collaborative songwriting, and why they bring tangerines to all of their shows.

Produced by Ari Mejia

Photo credit: Maren Celest

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Topics: chicago band, chirp interview, chirp radio, daymaker

Blacker Face Interview

Assistant Director of Features Ari Mejia chats with all five members of Chicago band Blacker Face at the Chirp studio. Tune in to learn about their ethos, inspirations, and the  dialogue that their live performances have with you about race, capitalism, and the need for revolution.  Their new album Distinctive Juju is out October 18th, 2019!

Produced by Ari Mejia

Photo Credit:Hillary Turner

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Topics: blacker face, chicago local band, chirp features, chirp radio, interview

Dave Weld and the Imperial Flames Interview

Chirp interviewer Andrew Meriwether chats in the studio with Dave Weld and Monica Meyers of Imperial Flames. They chat about how they found the blues, the Chicago southside blues scene in the 60's, and how they developed their sound. You'll also hear a live in studio performance!

Produced by Andrew Meriwether

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Topics: blues, chicago, chirp radio, local music

Artist Interviews The Just Luckies Interview

Interviewer Marites Velasquez chats with local band The Just Luckies. They go deep on their new album Bittersweet Boulevard, being gross girls, and what it means to be sparkle greasers.

Produced by Marites Velasquez

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Topics: chirp radio, independent radio, interview, marites velasquez, the just luckies

Artist Interviews Iverson Interview

Chirp Interviewer Jessi D meets up with band Iverson at our studio to chat with them about band origins, synthesizer love and magic, and their Valentine's Day show taking place at the Tonic Room on February 15th.  Iverson is for lovers! 

Produced by: Jessi D

Photo Credit: Nicole Bitonti 

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Topics: chicago music, chirp radio, iverson, jessi d

Artist Interviews Emily Jane Powers

CHIRP Volunteer, Andrew Meriwether, sits down with Chicago-based musician Emily Jane Powers. They talk about her new album, Restless, the societal expectations of motherhood, and being in your 30's. You can check out Restless on Bandcamp

Produced by Andrew Meriwether

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Topics: chicago music, chirp radio, emily jane powers, restless

Artist Interviews CHIRP Docs: Dilla Day

On this week's show, CHIRP volunteer Andrew Meriwether tells of the story of a J Dilla Tribute show put on by Chicago's own Charlie Coffeen and Sidewalk Chalk. 

See the performance at Thalia Hall on Friday, February 9th.

Produced by Andrew Meriwether

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Topics: chirp radio, j dilla, sidewalk chalk, thalia hall

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