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We have a tremendous show to get you through your hump day! On tonight’s episode of The Download, The Daily Line’s A.D. Quig gets us up to speed on all the local political stories that are making news this week, singer-songwriter Dan Navarro chats about his career and treats us to a couple of songs in advance of his show this Friday at Schubas, musician and Pitchfork Music Festival director Mike Reed talks about his diverse career and upcoming show at the Chicago Symphony Orchestra, actress Kate Collins and the Court Theatre’s artistic director Charles Newell tell us about the Court’s current production of “All My Sons” and we end the show with a tearful goodbye to our great friend and colleague Sam Panayotovich, who is off to a… 49 more words
Singer-songwriter Dan Navarro: "The more experience you get, the more you take chances on things and playing it safe doesn't work anymore"
Longtime musician Dan Navarro joins Justin to talk about his great career, how often he gets back to Chicago, the challenges of embarking on a solo career after being part of a duo for nearly 30 years, how his music has evolved as a solo artist, the differences between being a songwriter-for-hire and a touring musician, the difficulty wrestling art and commerce, how collaboration means different things for different projects, his memories of working with his former partner, Eric Lowen, who passed away from ALS, his forthcoming studio record, “ 70 more words
Eileen Peltier aka Sports Boyfriend, joins Justin in Studio 435 to talk about making music in Chicago, how she assembles a song, her process of recording music, how she figures out what songs to perform live, the differences between playing with a band and playing solo, how she has evolved as a musician, the artists that have influenced her and her upcoming show at… 79 more words