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Sturgill Simpson


Album

Metamodern Sounds in Country Music

Song

Life of Sin


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Live from the Heartland

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Willie Nelson

Stardust

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Stardust


Roger Miller

Words and Music

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Husbands and Wives


Wilco

Big Star, Small World

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Thirteen


Songs: Ohia

Magnolia Electric Co.

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Just Be Simple


Lambchop

How I Quit Smoking

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The Man Who Loved Beer


Townes Van Zandt

Flyin' Shoes

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No Place To Fall


Karl Blau

Introducing Karl Blau

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Dreaming My Dreams


JJ Cale

Naturally

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Magnolia


The Rolling Stones

Sticky Fingers

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Wild Horses


Upcoming Shows

10:00a.m.

Gospel music historian Bob Marovich explores the vibrant history of black gospel music through vintage recordings and conversations with the genre's legends and pioneers.

11:00a.m.

Tom Jackson and David Bragman play Americana Roots Music including Blues, Folk, Country & Bluegrass, including live in-studio performances. Hoodoo Party with James Porter takes over Somebody Else's Troubles on the third Saturday of every month.

12:00p.m.

Chicago's weekly Mardi Gras party hosted by Tom Jackson. Features Brass Bands, Mardi Gras Indians, Cajun, Zydeco, Jazz, Funk, Rhythm & Blues, Rock and all kinds of music from all over Louisiana.

1:00p.m.

One hour of conversation on the politics and culture, plus music, of Haiti (in Creole, French, and English).

2:00p.m.

The Minimal Beat is Chicago-based music blog. We blog about relevant artists of the day, with no particular genre-specific focus. The Minimal Beat hosts a weekly 2 hour radio show on WLUW 88.7 FM every Saturday from 2-4PM CDT, ad presents live shows and throws parties. With Randy Nieto and Bill Ocean www.theminimalbeat.com

4:00p.m.

Our daily blend of underground and independent music, plus the latest tunes on the indie charts and your requests. Call us at 773.508.WLUW.

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