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Monty Python co-founder Terry Jones

Monty Python Co-Founder Terry Jones Dead At 77

Monty Python co-founder Terry Jones has passed away at the age of 77. Jones was diagnosed with a rare form of dementia back in 2016 and passed away this Tuesday due to complications from the disease. As a student at Oxford University, Jones met Michael Palin and the two laid the foundation for the... Read More

Saturday Morning Flashback: 1976 [Playlist]

We rode on the time-travel express to 1976 for this week's Saturday Morning Flashback . The country celebrated its 200th birthday with year-long Bicentennial celebrations, Rocky was the knockout film of the year. Two Steves created the Apple computer in a garage in California. The Concorde flew... Read More
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Find Out The Results Of The 2019 XRT Listener Poll

Find out the results of the 2019 XRT Listener Poll on Wednesday, January 22nd at 7 PM as we reveal the results live from City Winery. Head over to or 93XRT's Facebook page beginning at 7 PM this Wednesday night where you can watch a live webcast of the event. Tributosaurus will provide... Read More
 Eddie Vedder of Pearl Jam performs onstage at the 32nd Annual Rock & Roll Hall Of Fame Induction Ceremony

Pearl Jam Release Tracklist for New Album "Gigaton"

Yesterday Pearl Jam gave us a true sign that the new album, Gigaton , is on its way, by releasing the official tracklist. Their 11th studio album is due out March 27th, closing a painful 7 year gap following 2013's Lightning Bolt. They have yet to release a single from the new album, but at least... Read More

Breakfast With The Beatles – January 19, 2020

Breakfast With The Beatles – January 19, 2020 8 AM The Beatles – Magical Mystery Tour Eric Clapton – If I Needed Someone (Concert For George) The Beatles – All You Need Is Love (Rock Band Mix) Michele Santoro – I Feel Fine Paul – Every Night The Beatles – Oh! Darling Paul – Some People Never Know (... Read More
New Noise At Nine

Put Your Speakers To The Test With This Week's New Noise at Nine

Video of Overcoats - The Fool A couple’a screaming good songs to call out in this week’s show. Grouplove “ Deleter ” and Overcoats “ The Fool ” are OMFG amazing. Other notables are Real Estate , Taylor Janzen , and Caroline Rose . Check out the whole show below. Thanks for listening to XRT and... Read More
Rat Pedal

The RAT & 7 Artists Who LOVE It

If you were born in 1972, 1984, 1996 or 2008, congratulations, you’re a RAT! Acccording to the Chinese zodiac, people born in RAT years may be well-suited to become musicians. So, we thought this a perfect time to spotlight artists who used ProCo RAT distortion pedals on some of their most iconic... Read More
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This Charleston Music Festival Features Chicago Music Icons

January usually signals a lull in Chicago. The eventfulness surrounding New Year’s Eve has expired, and the promise of perpetually unpleasant weather has surely started. Live music enthusiasts, however, can combat the monotony of early 2020 with surprises stemming from music festival lineups... Read More