Hefty Party Cups Talk For You This Holiday Season

Hefty Party Cups are here to help you dodge those awkward family questions this holiday season. How? The brand is selling limited-edition cups that do the talking for you! Each cup features pre-written responses to those common questions that your aunts, uncles, and grandmothers love to ask you...
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3 Essential Christmas Albums

For any grinches or cotton-headed-ninnymuggins who decidedly don't like Christmas music, listen up. There are three steadfast Christmas albums I refer to each December, and they never cease to amaze me. The first is simple, obvious even, but necessary. Vince Guaraldi Trio's A Charlie Brown...
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Heading to see Michael McDermott? Bring a Toy or Book!

This year XRT has kept our long running tradition of hosting Holiday Concerts for the Kids, with a record setting 25 concerts for the season! We've already witnessed the incredible genorosity of our listeners who have brought thousands of toys to shows like Greta Van Fleet, Lucinda Williams, KT...
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Emma Mac at the Cliffs of Moher, Ireland, October 2015

9 Essential Songs for your St. Patrick's Day Playlist

It's once again the time of year when we Irish Americans rejoice in the blessing of being Irish. And cheers to that.
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Plans for NYE? Join Emma Mac for the 93 Best Party Songs!

What are you doin' New Year's Eve?
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The 26th Annual (and final) Local Anesthetic Holiday Spectacular, Sunday Night, Christmas Eve at 10!!!

The final episode of Local Anesthetic is also the 2017 Holiday Spectacular. Sunday night at 10pm here on WXRT. Check out the list of bands that you'll hear exclusive Holiday greetings from this year.
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Emma Mac Shares a few Christmas Favorites [Playlist]

Finally, a version of "Baby, It's Cold Outside" that we can all get behind.
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Holiday Gift Ideas for the Music Lover

Also: world peace.
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