09 / 30 / 14

Tim Mcllrath is the front man of political punk rock group Rise Against. He joined Jesse Menendez on The MusicVox to talk about their 7th studio album The Black Market, and how social justice and activism inform the band’s music. He also treated us to a special acoustic performance of “People Live Here,” and “Hero of War.

The MusicVox airs weekdays 4-6 PM on 91.1 FM & 90.7 FM (CHI) / 89.5 FM (NWI) / www.vocalo.org

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09 / 29 / 14

Vamos! on Live From Studio 10 - 9/30

Chicago garage punk trio Vamos! deliver a barrage of high energy and a heavy dose of thrashing on their recordings and at live shows alike. We’re pleased to welcome the band in our studio for a whole set of that dirty rock’n’roll!

Tune in Tuesday, 9/30 at 8pm CT on 91.1 FM (CHI) / 90.7 FM (CHI) / 89.5 FM (NWI) or stream at www.vocalo.org/player

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09 / 11 / 14
Radkey talk their punk beginnings and aspirations for the genre
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Isaiah of punk rock trio Radkey spoke with Jesse Menendez on The MusicVox about the band’s punk beginnings, video games and their aspirations for the genre.

The band performs this weekend at Riot Fest.

The MusicVox airs weekdays 4-6 PM on 91.1 FM & 90.7 FM (CHI) / 89.5 FM (NWI) / www.vocalo.org

Source: SoundCloud / Vocalo's Music Vox

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09 / 11 / 14

White Lung live at Subterranean (Chicago)

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Check out photos of White Lung’s performance at Chicago’s Subterranean (9/10/14), then hear our conversation with front woman Mish Way, in which she talks about her own drug use and body politics: https://soundcloud.com/vocalos-music-vox/whitelung

Photography by Lauren Herrmann / LuxCamena

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09 / 10 / 14
Mish Way of White Lung talks drug use and body politics
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Mish Way of Vancouver punk band White Lung spoke with Jesse Menendez on The MusicVox about the new album Deep Fantasy as well as why she’s open about her own drug use and her feminist ideas in their music.

The MusicVox airs weekdays 4-6 PM on 91.1 FM & 90.7 FM (CHI) / 89.5 FM (NWI) / www.vocalo.org

Source: SoundCloud / Vocalo's Music Vox

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09 / 05 / 14
Tim Mcllrath speaks on how social justice and activism inform the music of Rise Against
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Tim Mcllrath is the front man of political punk rock group Rise Against. He joined Jesse Menendez on The MusicVox to talk about their 7th studio album The Black Market, and how social justice and activism inform the band’s music. He also treated us to a special acoustic performance of “People Live Here,” and “Hero of War.”

Rise Against perform 9/11 at Aragon Ballroom and 9/12 at Riot Fest.

The MusicVox airs weekdays 4-6 PM on 91.1 FM & 90.7 FM (CHI) / 89.5 FM (NWI) / www.vocalo.org

Source: SoundCloud / Vocalo's Music Vox

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06 / 09 / 14

Rabble Rabble on Live From Studio 10 - 6/10

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If you live in Chicago and frequent dingy rock clubs and underground basement parties, chances are you’re well familiar with Rabble Rabble. You might have even experienced a “Bangover” - the feeling you get the morning after seeing Rabble Rabble live. Their new album Brain Hole is undoubtedly their heaviest and takes their psych punk sound to the next level of intensity and complexity. We’re excited to welcome the band back in our studio to hear the new songs and talk about the new direction in sound.

Tune in Tuesday, 6/9 at 8pm CT on 90.7 FM (CHI) / 89.5 FM (NWI) or stream at www.vocalo.org/player

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06 / 05 / 14
The Safes on Live From Studio 10 (aired May 2014)

The Safes are a boisterous bunch of Chicago punk rockers. The band delivers a stream of power pop rock crammed with catchy hooks. Their new album Record Heat is no different. It may be their tightest, most gripping to date!

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

Source: SoundCloud / Vocalo's LiveFromStudio10

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05 / 27 / 14

The Safes on Live From Studio 10 - 5/27

The Safes are a boisterous bunch of punk rockers from Chicago. The band delivers a power stream of pop and punk rock with catchy hooks packed into every minute of each song. Their new album Record Heat is no different. It may be their tightest, most gripping to date! We’re excited to welcome The Safes in our studio for a live performance and conversation. 

Tune in Tues. 5/27 at 8pm CT on 90.7 FM (CHI) / 89.5 FM (NWI) or stream here: www.vocalo.org/player 

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04 / 04 / 14
Jimmy Urine on how to stop giving a sh*t and love Mindless Self Indulgence

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NY-based electro-punk / breakcore band Mindless Self Indulgence have been raising havoc for years with their frenetic sound and live shows. They’ve been called crass and offensive, but what about thoughtful? Jesse Menendez spoke with front man Jimmy Urine about their current album “How I Learned to Stop Giving a Shit and Love Mindless Self Indulgence,” the intricate production on their albums and certain “thoughtful” songs.

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

Source: SoundCloud / Vocalo's Music Vox

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03 / 25 / 14
Vocalo on WBEZ Ep. 98 - Adolescent Dress Codes, The Ivories, DJ Bizzon

In this episode: We begin the show by talking about leggings! Morning AMp Listener Ty was stirred up about the Evanston school district’s recent restriction on leggings. Does a newly added ban to the dress code help or hurt the situation? Listeners weighed in on the debate with hosts Molly Adams and Brian Babylon.

Also, Fusing gritty garage blues and early punk aesthetics, The Ivorys have been a staple of Chicago’s music scene for more than a decade. In that time, the band has grown a reputation for their straight forward, catchy and driving tunes. The band stopped by our Performance Studio for a live set and conversation with Jesse Menendez.

We close the show with a killer set by Vocalo DJ Collective member - DJ Bizzon. Tune in!

Source: SoundCloud / vocalo

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03 / 17 / 14

The Ivorys on Live From Studio 10

The Ivorys have been rocking Chicago’s music scene for a hot minute, fusing gritty garage blues and early punk aesthetics. Over the last 10 years, the band has grown a reputation for their straight forward, catchy and driving tunes. We’ll talk about their rock’n’roll beginnings, how their sound has evolved over the years, and of course hear them rock live! 

Tune in 8 PM CT, Tues. 3/18 on 90.7 FM (CHI) / 89.5 FM (NWI) or stream at http://www.vocalo.org/player 

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01 / 17 / 14
Agents of Change continue to challenge status quo on new politically charged album

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Since forming in 2005, Chicago’s Agents of Change have made music that is intended to educate, challenge authority, and eradicate injustice. Their new album, How You Gon’ Wait, takes that spirit and pairs it with frenetic punk, hip hop, reggae and more. Brian Buzzkill of AOC joined Jesse Menendez on the line to talk about the album and its messages.

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

Source: SoundCloud / Vocalo's Music Vox

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09 / 18 / 13
Malafacha on Live From Studio 10 (aired Sept 2013)

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Straight out of Chicago’s Pilsen neighborhood comes Malafacha - an 8 member ensemble delivering undeniable punk energy through a mixture of Ska, Reggae and Latin rhythms.

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 local bands and music artists (with the occasional national act stopping by). No other station brings you this much local music, and no other show in the region does it 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

Source: SoundCloud / Vocalo's Live From Studio

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