Media Burn turns 10

After Hours with Rick Kogan
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Tom Weinberg joins Rick Kogan to talk about Media Burn’s 10th anniversary. Founded by Weinberg in 2003, Media Burn is a website dedicated to providing access to the work of independent video producers and hosting the Media Burn archive, which contains more than 6,000 videotapes created by a geographically, socially, and economically diverse community of videographers. The archive’s central focus is its collection of Chicago-based independent video, which portrays life in Chicago from 1969-2012.

Click here to learn more about the organization and listen to the interview below.

[audio  http://cdn.tribtv.com/wgnam/podcasts/rickkogan/MediaBurn.mp3]

Also, check out some of these recordings of Chicago greats, including Studs Terkel and Bill Veeck.

Studs on Riccardo’s bar: [audio http://nxstrib-com.go-vip.net/wp-content/uploads/sites/6/2014/10/songs.mp3]

Studs on Mike Royko: [audio http://nxstrib-com.go-vip.net/wp-content/uploads/sites/6/2014/09/roykobar.mp3]

Bill Veeck on life’s passions:

[audio http://nxstrib-com.go-vip.net/wp-content/uploads/sites/6/2014/09/veeck.mp3]
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