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Saturday Morning Flashback: 1977 [Playlist]

Our regular journey to the past found us in 1977 for this week's Saturday Morning Flashback. The bad news included losing the King of Rock & Roll, Elvis Presley, at age 42 in August. The good news immersed us in a musical year that saw the emergence of Punk, New Wave and Disco all competing for... Read More

Legendary Oak Park Record Store Val's Halla To Remain Open

BY ARIEL PARRELLA-AURELI OAK PARK, Ill. (WBBM NEWSRADIO) -- A music miracle has the local vinyl community spinning for joy. Val's Halla Records, an iconic record store in Oak Park that was supposed to close its doors at the end of the month after 47 years, has been saved by a business consultant... Read More

Breakfast With The Beatles – November 17, 2019

Breakfast With The Beatles – November 17, 2019 8 AM The Beatles – I’ve Just Seen A Face Paul – Looking At Her Amy Winehouse – All My Loving George – Run So Far Jim Carrey – I Am The Walrus The Beatles – I Am The Walrus John – Imagine George Martin – Sea Of Time Paul – Maybe I’m Amazed Kraftysleaves... Read More
Twin Peaks performs live in concert.

Hear Twin Peaks Beautiful Cover Of Wilco's "Spiders (Kidsmoke)"

An entire album of Wilco covers was just released with the November edition of Uncut Magazine and features Chicago artists like Whitney, Twin Peaks, Ryley Walker, and more paying tribute to the hometown heroes. Twin Peaks contributed a cover of "Spiders (Kidsmoke)" from Wilco's 2004 record A Ghost... Read More
Paul McCartney performs

Paul McCartney Thought 'Yesterday' Was A "Terrible Idea"

By now many are familiar with the concept of the movie Yesterday . As a quick refresher, it imagines a world where pretty much everyone doesn't know The Beatles exist. Except for one musician who then goes on to play their songs and become famous. When he first heard about the project, Paul... Read More

Chicago Blackhawks Goal Song Named Best In NHL

The familiar "duh duh duh da da da duh nuh nuh nuh nuh" either brings about joy or scorn. That all depends whether or not your a fan of the Chicago Blackhawks. Those lyrics come from The Fratellis song "Chelsea Dagger" with the tune playing after every Blackhawks goal. The Hawks have been using the... Read More
Dave Grohl performs onstage during 2018 LACMA Art + Film Gala

Watch Dave Grohl Absolutely Shred... On Sesame Street

Ready to get your mind blown? Ready to get some face melting rock and roll? Let's venture off to a place that will surely provide it. Sesame Street. Dave Grohl joined Big Bird and Elmo on Sesame Street where the trio sang a song all about friendship. “There are friends everywhere, even ones that... Read More

Beck Channels Prince for Surprise EP "Paisley Park Sessions"

By Eli Sugerman The artist formerly known as Beck (and also still known as Beck) has completed quite the tribute to Prince. Complete with a flowy purple shirt, the alternative rock star recorded a new surprise EP at Prince's legendary studio in Minnesota; Paisley Park Sessions features new Prince-... Read More
Curb Your Enthusiasm actor Larry David is seen attending the Emmy Awards.

New Season Of Curb Your Enthusiasm Due Out January 2020

Curb Your Enthusiasm is gearing up to return for a new season, but one question remains. When's it coming out? Our good friend Jeff Garlin spilled the beans on his Instagram account. Curb comes back in January. Until then my @netflixisajoke comedy special starts streaming on November 12 #... Read More
Chris Robinson and Rich Robinson of The Black Crowes perform in concert.

The Robinson Brothers Discuss Black Crowes Reunion

The big news of the day is announcement of a massive Black Crowes reunion tour marking the first time the band will tour together since 2013. Given the tense relationship between brothers Chris and Rich Robinson, it's remarkable fans will be able to see The Black Crowes playing on stage together... Read More