Become a Member

Now Playing

Current DJ: Melissa!

Absolutely Not Medicine Man from Medicine Man (No Trend) Buy Absolutely Not Medicine Man at Reckless Records Buy Absolutely Not at iTunes Buy Absolutely Not Medicine Man at Amazon Add to Collection

Listen Live

Requests? 773-DJ-SONGS or .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address)

CHIRP Podcasts

Podcasts on the topic of “Interviews” 94 results

Run Child Run! Interview

Features interviewer Lesley caught up with Ian of Brooklyn based music project Run Child Run! at Sleeping Village to discuss the therapeutic and meditative nature of making his most recent release, the evolution of the live performance, world music, and the smattering of his favorite instruments to play.

Produced by Robert Patterson

Download this episode Subscribe to all podcasts Subscribe to all podcasts

Share August 19, 2018 http://chrp.at/1ggV Share on Facebook Tweet This!

Topics: interviews, lesley gwam, robert patterson, run child run

Artist Interviews Ric Wilson Interview

BANBA, Ric Wilson’s latest project stands for ‘Black Art Not Bad Art’ and like much of his work is inspired by abstract artist Jean-Michel Basquiat. Ric and Features Director Amanda Roscoe Mayo met up at Mamby on the Beach to dive into themes of activism, the language surrounding Black art, and of course what Ric likes to do in his down time in Chicago.

Produced by Amanda Roscoe Mayo

Download this episode Subscribe to all podcasts Subscribe to all Artist Interviews podcasts

Share July 23, 2018 http://chrp.at/1gtp Share on Facebook Tweet This!

Topics: amanda roscoe mayo, interviews, mamby, mamby on the beach, mamby on the beach 2018, ric wilson

Artist Interviews DRAMA Interview

Vocalist Via Rosa and producer Na'el Shehade are the duo known as DRAMA. Features interviewer Miranda Phelps caught up with them at Mamby on the Beach to talk shop. They got into what it’s like to collaborate as friends, whether or not they are hopeful about love, and shared some stories from the making of their current release, ‘Lies After Love.’

Produced by Amanda Roscoe Mayo

Download this episode Subscribe to all podcasts Subscribe to all Artist Interviews podcasts

Share July 8, 2018 http://chrp.at/1hOc Share on Facebook Tweet This!

Topics: drama, interviews, miranda phelps

Artist Interviews Sarah Louise

Sarah Louise lives at the end of a gravel road in North Carolina. Her twelve string guitar arrangements and poetic lyrics take the listener on a journey through the wild and weird natural world. She spoke with Features Director Amanda Roscoe Mayo about learning new instruments for her latest release ‘Deeper Woods,’ a budding obsession with bird calls, and what its like to perform this meaningful work created in isolation and solitude.

Produced by Amanda Roscoe Mayo

Photo by Judy Henson

Download this episode Subscribe to all podcasts Subscribe to all Artist Interviews podcasts

Share June 11, 2018 http://chrp.at/1i0B Share on Facebook Tweet This!

Topics: amanda roscoe mayo, interviews, sarah louise

Marantz Moon

Chicago rapper Marantz Moon talks with CHIRP Radio interviewer Lesley Gwam about his new album, "Currency Exchange" - how a hiatus from music showed him how much he wanted to pursue it, and how his dad's incarceration influenced his music.

Produced by Jenn Rourke

Download this episode Subscribe to all podcasts Subscribe to all podcasts

Share June 3, 2018 http://chrp.at/1htd Share on Facebook Tweet This!

Topics: chicago rap, interview, interviews, jenn rourke, lesley gwam, maranta moon, rap

Artist Interviews SASAMI Interview

Features interviewer Josh Kessenich spoke with Sasami Ashworth, known as SASAMI on the heels of the release of her newest single ‘Callous.’ She dished to CHIRP Radio about the tour so far, how she made the shift from French horn to synthesizers further earning her nick-name of ‘Synth Queen,” and that’s not all. Tune in to get the whole scoop.

Produced by Amanda Roscoe Mayo (@AmandaRMayo) 

Photo by Daria Kobayashi Ritch

Download this episode Subscribe to all podcasts Subscribe to all Artist Interviews podcasts

Share May 27, 2018 http://chrp.at/1gMe Share on Facebook Tweet This!

Topics: interviews, josh kessenich, sasami

Artist Interviews LANZ Interview

Ben Lanz is a touring member of The National, making his own music under the moniker LANZ. Features Director Amanda Roscoe Mayo caught up with him at The National’s Homecoming Festival in Cincinnati to find out more about his newest release, Hoferlanz II, a complicated album with enticing twists, turns, and earworms. Beyond the album they discuss the acquisition of double zip jumpsuits and the lauded six hour performance of  ‘Sorrow’ by The National at MoMA PS1 in 2013.

produced by Amanda Roscoe Mayo @AmandaRMayo

photo by Amanda Roscoe Mayo

Download this episode Subscribe to all podcasts Subscribe to all Artist Interviews podcasts

Share May 13, 2018 http://chrp.at/1i5B Share on Facebook Tweet This!

Topics: amanda roscoe mayo, interviews, lanz projects

Artist Interviews Surabhi

CHIRP volunteer Max Carter caught up with Ronnie Malley and Carlo Basile of local world music ensemble Surabhi to chat about their recent self-titled album, the ways dance and music combine, and what it means to make world music in the current political climate.

produced by Max Carter

Download this episode Subscribe to all podcasts Subscribe to all Artist Interviews podcasts

Share January 21, 2018 http://chrp.at/1ghA Share on Facebook Tweet This!

Topics: chicago, interview, interviews, local, max carter, mp3, surabhi, world music

Artist Interviews SNST

SNST (featuring Chris Broach of BRAID and Steve Znavor) recently came by the CHIRP studios to chat with Features Director Amelia Hruby about their new album Turn Out the Lights. They discuss the origin of the band, deciding to write more political songs, and how an adult ADD diagnosis changed their music.

produced by Amelia Hruby (@ladyameliaa)

Download this episode Subscribe to all podcasts Subscribe to all Artist Interviews podcasts

Share January 8, 2018 http://chrp.at/1hKC Share on Facebook Tweet This!

Topics: amelia hruby, braid, chicago music, interview, interviews, mp3, snst

Artist Interviews Kitten Forever

Kitten Forever is a feminist party punk band from Minneapolis. Features Director Amelia Hruby caught up with the band at Riot Fest to talk about how the band got together, swapping instruments, and where their name came from.

produced by Amelia Hruby (@ladyameliaa)

Download this episode Subscribe to all podcasts Subscribe to all Artist Interviews podcasts

Share December 11, 2017 http://chrp.at/1i9y Share on Facebook Tweet This!

Topics: amelia hruby, feminist, interview, interviews, kitten forever, mp3, punk, riot fest

Artist Interviews Radar State

Production Director Amanda Roscoe-Mayo caught up with Radar State members Josh (also of The Anniversary) and Jim (also of The Get Up Kids) at Riot Fest this year. They chat about how the band got together, playing Riot Fest as their second show ever, and choosing a band logo before they even had a name.

produced by Brad Helm

photo by Mike Alexander

Download this episode Subscribe to all podcasts Subscribe to all Artist Interviews podcasts

Share November 28, 2017 http://chrp.at/1gP4 Share on Facebook Tweet This!

Topics: amanda roscoe mayo, anniversary, get up kids, interview, interviews, mp3, radar state, riot fest

Artist Interviews The Curls

Local band The Curls came by the CHIRP studios recently to chat with Features Director Amelia Hruby about their upcoming album Super Unit.

See them at their album release show on 11/30 on Emporium.

produced by Amelia Hruby (@ladyameliaa)

Download this episode Subscribe to all podcasts Subscribe to all Artist Interviews podcasts

Share November 19, 2017 http://chrp.at/1g2B Share on Facebook Tweet This!

Topics: amelia hruby, interview, interviews, local, mp3

Artist Interviews Upset

I feel like the music is really whatever I'm feeling, and women contain multitudes. - Ali

CHIRP Features Director Amelia Hruby caught up with Ali and Nicole of Upset at Riot Fest 2017. They chat about how the band got together, recording with bronchitis, and their neverending fear of someone finding all the notes and voice memos on their phones.

produced by Amelia Hruby (@ladyameliaa)

Download this episode Subscribe to all podcasts Subscribe to all Artist Interviews podcasts

Share November 12, 2017 http://chrp.at/1i3Y Share on Facebook Tweet This!

Topics: amelia hruby, best coast, hole, interview, interviews, mp3, riot fest, upset

Artist Interviews A Giant Dog

CHIRP volunteer Michael Reed interviews Andrew Cashen from A Giant Dog before their recent show at the Empty Bottle. They discuss the personal nature of the lyrics on their new album Toy, how a Texas taxidermy shop inspired Andrew to sculpt the Toy cover art, and his favorite Chicago bands.

produced by Michael Reed

Download this episode Subscribe to all podcasts Subscribe to all Artist Interviews podcasts

Share October 23, 2017 http://chrp.at/1gnb Share on Facebook Tweet This!

Topics: a giant dog, chicago, empty bottle, interview, interviews, mp3, punk

Artist Interviews Liars

CHIRP volunteer Amelia Hruby caught up with Angus Andrew of Liars at this year's Riot Fest. They talked about how the band now functions as a solo project, recording the new record Theme from Crying Fountain in the Australian bush, and the meaning behind the album's wedding imagery.

produced by Amelia Hruby (@ladyameliaa)

Download this episode Subscribe to all podcasts Subscribe to all Artist Interviews podcasts

Share October 8, 2017 http://chrp.at/1hHt Share on Facebook Tweet This!

Topics: amelia hruby, australia, interview, interviews, liars, mp3, riot fest, tfcf

Artist Interviews Bonelang

Matt and Samy from Bonelang stopped by the CHIRP studios to chat with Features Director Amelia Hruby about their early Blink 182 covers, their Venn Diagrams album/experience, and how sunflowers have become a important symbol for their art.

Bonelang's Venn Diagrams Pt. II releases on Friday, October 13th.

produced by Amelia Hruby (@ladyameliaa)

Download this episode Subscribe to all podcasts Subscribe to all Artist Interviews podcasts

Share October 1, 2017 http://chrp.at/1g-G Share on Facebook Tweet This!

Topics: amelia hruby, bonelang, chicago band, interview, interviews, local band, local music, mp3, sunflowers

Artist Interviews Big Sadie

Local band Big Sadie visited the CHIRP studios to talk to CHIRP volunteer Amanda Mayo about their folk influences, Chicago roots, and recent debut album Keep Me Waiting

See Big Sadie live at Schubas on September 23rd.

produced by Amanda Mayo (@AmandaRMayo)

photo by Carolina Rodriguez

Download this episode Subscribe to all podcasts Subscribe to all Artist Interviews podcasts

Share September 18, 2017 http://chrp.at/1isk Share on Facebook Tweet This!

Topics: amanda mayo, big sadie, bluegrass, chicago, chicago music, country, interview, interviews, local, mp3, schubas

Artist Interviews Ovef Ow

Marites, Nick, and Kyla of Ovef Ow recently came by the CHIRP studios to sit down with Features Director Amelia Hruby. They dish on what "ovef ow" means, how the band got started, and all the work on their new EP.

Catch Ovef Ow live at the Empty Bottle on Wednesday 8/16.

produced by Amelia Hruby (@ladyameliaa)

photo by Jeremy Farmer

Download this episode Subscribe to all podcasts Subscribe to all Artist Interviews podcasts

Share August 14, 2017 http://chrp.at/1i3p Share on Facebook Tweet This!

Topics: amelia hruby, chicago music, dark tiki, empty bottle, interview, interviews, local band, marites velasquez, mp3, ovef ow, surf rock

Artist Interviews Vagabon

No one knows what you're capable of but you. Stay true to that. If you feel like you can do it, then you probably can.

Features Director Amelia Hruby caught up with Laetitia Tamko aka Vagabon at this year's Pitchfork Music Festival. They chat about how it feels to be in the right place, being hard on yourself, and her advice for budding musicians.

produced by Amelia Hruby (@ladyameliaa)

photo by Ebru Yildiz

Download this episode Subscribe to all podcasts Subscribe to all Artist Interviews podcasts

Share August 6, 2017 http://chrp.at/1hv- Share on Facebook Tweet This!

Topics: amelia hruby, interview, interviews, mp3, vagabon

Artist Interviews Lili K

Local artist Lili K stopped by the CHIRP studios to check in with Features Director Amelia Hruby. They talked about the relationship between collaboration and maintaining your own voice, music that defies genres, and performing in a post-Trump era.

​produced by Jenn Rourke 

Download this episode Subscribe to all podcasts Subscribe to all Artist Interviews podcasts

Share August 1, 2017 http://chrp.at/1gYv Share on Facebook Tweet This!

Topics: amelia hruby, chance the rapper, chicago, interview, interviews, jazz, jenn rourke, lili k, local music, magic, mp3

  1. 1
  2. 2
  3. 3
  4. »»