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For Those Of You Who Have Been Asking, Our Halloween Poem Has Returned!

Once again crawling out from the depths of Halloween’s past, it’s the return of our Halloween Poem.  It’s a fun “trick” to add to your bag of treats for your little people. 247 more words

Johnnie Putman

Have You Checked Our Events Page Lately?

Just a quick reminder that we’re constantly updating our Events page.

There are some new additions, including one that just may be a little historic in nature. 19 more words

Johnnie Putman

Hangin' With Marcia Ball!

When Alligator Records multi-award winning Grammy nominee Marcia Ball brought her New Orleans boogie/R&B/blues gumbo to the stage at Evanston Space, we were invited backstage. 48 more words

Johnnie Putman

Filmmaking on WGN Radio

Filling in last night on WGN Radio for Patti Vasquez, I jumped back into my old routine of hosting the 11pm to 2am shift, which I did for a couple of years before moving to the Saturday 7-9pm weekly time slot I have now. 97 more words


Some Thoughts On the 4th from Bob Collins

Bob Collins was the legendary morning host on WGN Radio in Chicago for many years before his untimely death in 2000. The week of Independence Day 1996, Bob shared some thoughts about the holiday and what it means for America. 366 more words

Tonight We're Up "Pretty Late" With Patti!

Well last night, after a 1000 mile drive from our vacation home in Panama City Beach, FL., we arrived back in Chicago.

So, since we kind of got back to our “Life After Dark” schedule, tonight (Thursday night/Friday morning) at Midnight we’ll start off… 72 more words

Johnnie Putman

Hangin' With Delbert McClinton!

Those of you who have been with us for a while know we’re huge fans of multi-Grammy award winner and legendary singer/musician, Delbert McClinton.  We’re also very fortunate to have known him for quite some time.  168 more words

Johnnie Putman