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  • Rick Kogan talks jazz with musician Chris Greene

    Rick is joined by jazz musician Chris Greene in the studio to talk about his music and career. Rick shares samples of the Chris Greene Quartet and discusses Chris's residency at Andy's Jazz Club. Chris also talks about his upcoming show at Martyrs' on Saturday, July 28th.

  • Steve Sato shares Dillinger Day with Rick Kogan

    Rick is in the studio with Steve Sato to talk about the anniversary events surrounding the death of John Dillinger. Steve is the man behind the annual event and shares the mystery behind the man along with how he became so enthralled with the legend.

  • Executive VP Bert Haas talks about Zanies 40th Anniversary Celebration

    Rick Kogan is joined in studio by Executive VP Bert Haas of Zanies. The conversation encompasses the 40th anniversary of the legendary comedy clubs. Bert talks about the history, the many performers and how comedy has changed in 40 years on the stages of Zanies Comedy Clubs.

  • After Hours with Rick Kogan: 40th Anniversary of Zanies, the death of John Dillinger and jazz musician Chris Greene

    Rick talks in-studio with Executive VP Bert Haas to celebrate the 40th anniversary of Zanies, Steve Sato talks about the anniversary events surrounding the death of John Dillinger, and Jazz musician Chris Greene stops by to talk about his music, career and Martyrs' show on Saturday, July 28th.

  • How can you wake up every day and be funny?

    Popular American actor, comedian, and Emmy nominated TV writer/producer Vic Cohen joins Karen Conti in the studio! Vic has done it all including writing for Joan Rivers and Howie Mandel. Karen and Vic discuss his career in comedy, game shows, his process of comedy writing and much more!

  • Karen Conti | Full Show 7/15/2018

    Karen starts off the show with her husband Jerry to talk about their recent trip to the Baltic Sea region. In honor of her return from the 2-week trip, Karen plays Baltic Sea Trivia with guests including fun facts about the region. Later, Karen is joined by popular American actor, comedian and Emmy nominated TV writer/producer Vic Cohen! They discuss Vic's career, life and how he approaches comedy. As always, Karen provides updates on the latest legal news and answers legal questions from listeners.

  • uh-PARENT-ly Ep. 9 | Figuring out the way a teenage brain works

    Wondering what to do when your tween rolls her eyes? The answer depends on what happened before and what happens after. Dr. Lisa Damour, author of Untangled: Guiding Teenage Girls through the Seven Transitions into Adulthood, joins uh-PARENT-ly cohosts Tracy Weiner and Anne Johnsos with good news and bad news about adolescence and why it's your kid's job to create some space between you.

  • B2B – Ep. 43 Turner Wathen’s Fortuitous Union

    What would you do if your prized stock of Trinidad rum - the inaugural release of your passion project and longshot startup - was accidentally blended with some random whiskey? If you were Turner Wathen, you would bottle it and sell it under the name Fortuitous Union (it helps that it's delicious). Wathen shares FU with the Barrel to Bottle Crew, plus he talks through the influence his family has had on the whiskey industry over the last two centuries.

  • Chicago mayoral candidate Garry McCarthy, former Supreme Court clerks Scodro & Keller on Kavanaugh, Anurima Bhargava on new Trump affirmative action policies and much more

    Mayer Brown Partner Michael Scodro and Keller Lenkner LLC Partner Ashley Keller discuss Trump's Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh. Former CPD Superintendent Garry McCarthy discusses his campaign to replace Mayor Rahm Emanuel. Former Obama DOJ official Anurima Bhargava discusses Trump’s recent affirmative action directive. Author Joseph Tartakovsky joins Rich and Tina to discuss his book The Lives of the Constitution: Ten Exceptional Minds that Shaped America’s Supreme Law. In the Legal Grab Bag, Tina and Rich discuss breaking legal news involving Emmett Till, Stormy Daniels, LeSean McCoy and strange rock band rider requests.

  • Marc Schulman shares some delicious treats with Rick Kogan

    Marc Schulman of Eli's Cheesecake and his wife Maureen stop by the studio and talk with Rick Kogan about National Cheesecake Day on July 30th. Rick and Marc also discuss the Taste of Chicago and how his father Eli helped start the epic annual event.