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  • You’re Such a Bad*** | Episode 84 | The Big Payoff

    You are hearing and seeing this term everywhere, right? You share your opinion at a meeting, and you’re a badass. Or maybe you pull an all nighter for the presentation…or give a talk in front of a group…or run a 5k And the next thing you know…you’re a badass?! Something feels wrong about that, so Rachel and Suzanne set out to uncover the true meaning of the term, and go straight to the source– the ACTUAL queen of badass, extreme […]

  • Wine and Wind Down with Danenberger Family Vineyards, Food from Commonwealth/Little Fort, Music from “Daylight Sinners”, and The Political Round Table | Full Show (Oct 20th)

    Tonight on Pretty Late (Oct 20th) We welcome Susan Danenberger for our Wine and Wind Down with Danenberger Family Vineyards.  Then, owner of Commonwealth and Little Fort, Matt Baldino drops by with some of his delicious food to give us an update on an exciting event they have happening!  And to rock our studio we bring on music from the “Daylight Sinners” who you can see live at Chicago’s Elbo Room on Oct 26th!  Following the epic sounds of the Daylight […]

  • Wine and Wind Down with Danenberger Family Vineyards

    On tonight’s show we welcome Susan Danenberger from  Danenberger Family Vineyards for our Wine and Wind Down segment.  Listen in as Patti and Susan discuss the many wonderful wines Susan brought as well as an exciting event they have happening at the vineyard! For more information visit:  http://www.danenbergerfamilyvineyards.com/   Listen to the full podcast right here: Love the show?  We want to hear from you!!  Message us at:  FACEBOOK | TWITTER | WGN SHOW PAGE | ITunes Or reach out […]

  • The Reverend Horton Heat Live At City Winery [Sound Sessions Concert Review]

    On a very special episode of Sound Sessions we wax poetic about the recent Reverend Horton Heat show that took place at Chicago’s City Winery.   Host, Michael Heidemann welcomes national music journalist, Jim Ryan (Chicago Now and The Daily Herald) to discuss their experience viewing true Rockabilly Royalty.   Cars and Guitars, 50’s influences, bloody bass guitars, Chess Records and so much more to look forward to during the episode.  Enjoy! Listen To The Full Podcast Right Here: Like what you […]

  • There’s Always Next Year! True Blue Cubs Coverage, Attorney Renato Mariotti, Dan Kotowski | Full Show (Oct 19th)

    Tonight on Pretty Late! (Oct 19th) After another great season the Cubs need to look towards next year to reclaim the World Series Title.   The team is back in studio for our True Blue Cubs Coverage with Harry, Andy and Marc Carmen.  Then, we roll right in the show with Attorney Renato Mariotti and former Senator, Dan Kotowski (President and CEO of ChildServ) to discuss a host of terrific topics ranging from politics to national news. Listen to the […]

  • Cubs Win! True Blue Cubs Coverage and Dr. Lars Dingman “The Itunes Psychic” | Full Show (Oct 18th)

    Tonight on Pretty Late! (Oct 18th) The Cubs won game 4 so, It’s another thrilling night of Cubs coverage with our True Blue Coverage team!  Then, we roll back into Pretty Late with the one and only Dr. Lars Dingman “The Itunes Psychic”.  All this and more! Listen to the full podcast right here: Love the show?  We want to hear from you!!  Message us at:  FACEBOOK | TWITTER | WGN SHOW PAGE | ITunes Or reach out to Producer […]

  • True Blue Coverage, Patti’s Favorites, The Top Halloween Candy By City and Tell Me Something Good! | Full Show (Oct 17th)

    Tonight on Pretty Late! (Oct 17th) We look back on tonight’s Cubs game with our WGN Radio “True Blue” Coverage with Mark, Harry and Andy.  Then, with Halloween right around the corner we discuss the top cities to trick or treat in and of course close out the show with “Tell Me Something Good”.  All this and more! Listen to the full podcast right here: Love the show?  We want to hear from you!!  Message us at:  FACEBOOK | TWITTER […]

  • Kaskade | Chicago’s Hometown EDM Hero [Sound Sessions Interview]

    On this episode of Sound Sessions, Michael chats with the EDM mega-force, Kaskade.  From his start in Chicago’s local house music scene to rocketing to large scale festivals across the globe – Kaskade has solidified himself as one of the guiding lights in Electronic Dance Music. In this interview we cover everything from what he likes doing when he’s not on the road, changing the game when it comes to adding melody to electronic music, and his connection to Chicago.  Alright, […]

  • Patti Goes All In with the All-In Fest, Comedian Paul Farahvar, Animals Affected in Puerto Rico, and ‘What’s Paul Eating?!’ | Full Show (Oct 16th)

    Tonight on Pretty Late! (Oct 16th)  Comedian Paul Farahvar rides side car as Patti Goes ‘all in’ with the All-In Fest!  David Halpern (Managing Partner with Four Entertainment Group) and Jess DeBacco (Assistant GM at aliveOne) discuss the upcoming ALL-IN Fest which is taking over the “Music Mile” here in Chicago this upcoming Thursday and Friday (Oct 19th and 20th)!  Then, resident WGN Radio animal expert, Steve Dale joins us to discuss what has been happening to the animal population […]

  • New Music with The Ars Nova, Wine and Wind down with Danenberger Wines, The Political Round Table and “What’s That From!?” | Full Show (Oct 13th)

    Tonight on Pretty Late! (Oct 14th) It’s all new music with Chicago group, The Ars Nova (Dylan Lovering and Jon Battaglia) – See them LIVE at the Cubby Bear on Oct 20th!  Then, it’s our Wine and Wind segment with Danenberger Wines. Tonight owner Susan Danenberger joins us by phone to discuss all the amazing happenings at the Danenberger vineyard.  Elliott Serrano and Comedian Michael Palascak ride side car as we welcome the Political Round Table (Erik Elk and Dave […]