Vocalo Radio

Chicago's Urban Alternative

Current track

Title

Artist


chicago

Vocalo’s Jill Hopkins checked out our June In Rotation playlist and chose some heat of her own: tracks that are perfect for a day at the lake or a night on the town.

A few years back, Charlie Coffeen put together an ensemble to pay live tribute to one of his greatest influences – the legendary producer J. Dilla.

Summer is upon us. Random fireworks, cookouts and (hopefully) sun-drenched relaxation populate the too-short days and nights. And our fresh In Rotation tracks, selected by #TeamVocalo out of hundreds of artist submissions are ready to serve your personal soundtrack. Check out some of the cuts we’ll be spinning on air all month long on our playlist below — and don’t forget to add it to your library so you can stay up to date on handpicked new music, refreshed every month.

The rapper’s upcoming album Haram! (which boasts a diverse set of features from Flo Milli, Santigold, Jesse Boykins III and more) is set to release June 18th.

Chicago jazz outfit New Context discusses their writing processes, inspirations and the ways in which the galaxy of jazz is expanding.

A growing chorus of artists are speaking out, claiming Rosebud cultivated a toxic environment and unfair business practices.

The single, his first since 2020’s “The Return”, is scheduled for release Friday. This week, Chance announced the release of a new single, scheduled to drop Friday March 5. He expressed the release with his characteristic Black Boy Joy in a moment when a lot of press concerning him has revolved around his ongoing, acrimonious […]

“Code-Switched” highlights identity and modern South Asian American culture.

Escucha Rosalba Valdez’s Guest DJ set for Domingos en Vocalo featuring music from her album ‘Yo soy mexicana,’ her influences, and her reflections on Mexican identity in her música.

Este viernes 18 de septiembre arranca la trigésimo sexta edición del Chicago Latino Film Festival, uno de los festivales de cine latino más antiguos en Estados Unidos. Alejandro Riera, publicista y crítico de cine, nos hace algunas recomendaciones para ver durante esta muestra de 10 días de cine latino .