07 / 28 / 14

Aryk Crowder on Live From Studio 10 - 7/29

It was in his late teens that Aryk Crowder got into the sounds of James Taylor, Maxwell and Prince. Since then, the Chicago R&B singer has developed a powerful falsetto voice and has been perfecting his songwriting abilities taking notes from the greats he’s been admiring. We’re pleased to welcome the soulful crooner in our studio to hear him play songs off his upcoming album 2x4.

Tune in Tuesday, 7/29 at 8pm on 90.7 FM (CHI) / 89.5 FM (NWI) or stream at www.vocalo.org/player 

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07 / 28 / 14
Noah's Arcade Floods Chicago
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Frontman of the Aurora roots rock group Noah’s Arcade, Noah Gabriel joins Jesse Menendez of the MusicVox to discuss his recent return to Illinois, his time-away in Texas, and the release of his new band’s first album.

The MusicVox airs weekdays 4-6 PM on 90.7 FM (CHI) / 89.5 (NWI) /www.vocalo.org

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07 / 28 / 14
The Morning AMp weighs in on Ray Rice's 2-game suspension
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morningamp:

The Morning AMp’s Molly Adams and Luis Antonio Perez discussed the negative social implications of Ray Rice’s 2-game suspension for punching his wife in an elevator versus other professional athletes’ drug use suspensions. Should the NFL and other professional sports leagues be tougher with their suspensions when dealing with issues of domestic abuse? Take a listen to what our hosts had to say!

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07 / 28 / 14
WBEZ's Mike Puente on the night shift in Gary, Indiana
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morningamp:

Vocalo and WBEZ’s Mike Puente set out on a ride along with a police officer in Gary, Indiana to assess the city’s resources and see if they’re properly equipped to protect the city after Gary police officer Jeffrey Westerfield was murdered sitting alone in his patrol vehicle. Molly Adams and co-host Luis Antonio Perez spoke with Puente after broadcasting his report. Take a listen!

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07 / 25 / 14
Barber Shop Show 174: Large Lots and Double Dutch
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barbershopshow:

On this installment of Barber Shop Show, guest host Natalie Moore got an update on the Large Lots program. The program makes city-owned vacant lots available to neighboring homeowners for only a dollar. The second application round is open to homeowners in Chicago’s East Garfield Park neighborhood until August 4th. largelots.org

We were be joined by:
• Tina Harbin, President of the Yale Harvard Homeowners Association
• Demond Drummer, Tech Organizer at Teamwork Englewood

We also heard about a group called Black Girls Jump that’s working to preserve the art of double dutch jump rope. They even jumped for us live in the barber shop.
For that we were joined by:
Ayana Haaruun, Syreeta House, and Asmahan.

The Barber Shop Show airs on Fridays and Saturdays at Noon on 90.7FM and 89.5FM. You can also stream live at vocalo.org. The show also broadcasts on Sundays at 3pm on WBEZ.

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07 / 25 / 14
Who Is Fluffy?
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vocalomusicvox:

Up until recently, she’s been known as Psalm One’s hype woman. But now she stepped upfront as a solo artist with the release of her debut EP “Who Is Fluffy.” She joined Jesse Menendez on The MusicVox to talk about the project and its themes.

The MusicVox airs weekdays 4-6 PM on 90.7 FM (CHI) / 89.5 (NWI) /www.vocalo.org

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07 / 25 / 14
Do Women Against Feminism Still Need Feminism?
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vocalomusicvox:

Derrick Clifton is an editorial fellow in the identity section of PolicyMic , he’s also a Masters candidate at the Medill School of Journalism at Northwestern University. He joins Jesse Menendez on the MusicVox to discuss the nuances of the Women Against Feminism movement, and his recent article “9 Photos Which Prove these Women Against Feminism Still Need Feminism”.

The MusicVox airs weekdays 4-6 PM on 90.7 FM (CHI) / 89.5 (NWI) /www.vocalo.org

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07 / 25 / 14
Laughing, Impersonating and Serenading with Comedian Jay Pharoah
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morningamp:

SNL contributor and impressionist extraordinaire’s Jay Pharoah’s interview with the AMP’s guest co-hosts Jill and Luis turned into a performance, jam packed with impressions of ESPN’s Stephen Smith, Stewie from Family Guy, and a grand finale featuring his best Kanye West. He even serenaded outgoing Producer Vivian Mikhail on her last day after comparing our interns to Jared Leto and Danny Tamberelli. Take a listen and laugh!

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07 / 25 / 14
Reel Talk with the Reel Critic: Reggie Talks Lucy
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morningamp:

Resident movie critic Reggie Ponder called in the studio to do his weekly box office rundown with fill-in hosts Luis Antonio Perez and Jill Hopkins. He shared his thoughts on the high budget of Dawn of the Planet of the Apes and what it will take for the movie to make a profit. He also reviewed Lucy, where Scarlett Johansen transforms into “a highly aware, extremely smart and unbelievably dangerous person.”

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07 / 25 / 14
Exploring Chicago's Physical Theater Scene
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morningamp:

What is Physical Theatre? It’s a style of theatre that uses body language and mixes the crafts of mime, circus arts and choreography. Some of it may have some dialogue that borders on the absurd. Links Hall with Alice da Cunha and Marc Frost will present the first annual Physical Festival Chicago, a nine-day celebration of physical theater, July 25 to August 2, 2014 plus two evenings highlighting work by local artists including Silent Theater Company and a scratch night with various artists. They joined the AMp’s guest co-hosts Jill Hopkins and Luis Antonio Perez to discuss this weekend’s festivities.

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07 / 25 / 14
Obit Of The Week 7/25: The Founder of Aldi & the Dillinger Killing
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morningamp:

Historian Josh Eisenberg and proprietor of the blog Obit of the Day, joined the AMp’s guest co-hosts Jill Hopkins and Luis Antonio Perez by phone as he commemorated the life of Aldi founder Karl Albrecht and the 80th anniversary of the Dillinger killing.

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07 / 24 / 14

THE DAMN CHOIR - “Radiator” Live From Studio 10 on Vocalo

Check out the full podcast of The Damn Choir’s live performance here: https://soundcloud.com/livefromstudio10/thedamnchoir


Live From Studio 10 airs Tuesdays at 8pm CST on Vocalo 90.7 FM (CHI) / 89.5 FM (NWI) and Vocalo.org, and features emerging bands and music artists from Chicago and beyond. One hour of music and interview, all live. The show is hosted by Jesse Menendez, produced by Fyodor Sakhnovski and engineered by Adam Yoffe. Subscribe to the podcast here: bitly.com/vocaloLFS10

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07 / 24 / 14
Early Bird Discussion with the Tofu Citlin Circuit
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morningamp:

The Tofu Chitlin’ Circuit is a theater conservatory and their mission is to offer affordable classes and workshops to assist community members in creating and preserving their own stories. Sydney Chatman, the founder, visits Studio 11 to discuss their play “Take it From Me, Violence Just Don’t Understand” going up at The Greenhouse Theatre this Saturday afternoon. She, along with one of the peers, joined the AMp guest co-host Jill Hopkins and Luis Antonio Perez

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07 / 23 / 14

@sandstrevino joining @jessemenendez on #themusicvox for her weekly @enchufate segment talking everything #Latin #Alternative - music and news 90.7FM / www.vocalo.org/player

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07 / 23 / 14
Reclaimed Soul: Funky Funky Bacharach
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vocaloreclaimedsoul:

The melody for 1967’s Bacharach/David classic “The Look of Love” was inspired by Bond Girl Ursula Andress; and that iconic melody has inspired countless artists to record their own versions of the song. Reclaimed Soul’s Ayana Contreras brings us a selection of soulful vintage covers of “The Look of Love”. Plus, we hear groovy covers of other Bacharach compositions, as well (like “Walk on By” and “I Say a Little Prayer”).

For fresh episodes of Reclaimed Soul, listen in Thursdays at 8pm CST on vocalo.org, or tune in to 89.5fm (NW Indy) and 90.7fm (CHI)

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