CaSera, best known as DJ Ca$h Era, has been a DJ for a total of five years. She is an internationally recognized performer and the Official DJ for Young Chicago Authors Louder Than A Bomb — Chicago’s largest youth poetry festival. CaSera completed her College B.A. in Radio Broadcasting, and minor in video production, at Columbia College Chicago in May of 2017. She is now a Producer at WGN Radio and continues to DJ on a regular basis.


Recent Articles
  • DJ Chava | Path to becoming a DJ, moving from Mexico to Wisconsin, and more

    The Cornerstore spoke with DJ Chava about her path to becoming a DJ, her work transgressing cultures and cities, and got the chance to speak with Chava and her mother about moving from Mexico to Wisconsin and more. Stay connected with The Cornerstore on Twitter, Instagram,and Soundcloud!

  • A breakdown of the latest issues surrounding the Sterigenics plant

    Rick Pearson welcomes Illinois House Republican leader Jim Durkin to discuss the latest legal issues surrounding the Sterigenics plant in Willowbrook. Jim provides clarification as to what exactly is going on; the issues that homeowners and parents are facing regarding the plant; and much more.  

  • A review of the debate among the Democratic Presidential contenders

    Rick Pearson is joined by Jason DeSanto, Senior Lecturer at Northwestern’s Pritzker School of Law to review the previous debate among the Democratic Presidential contenders. Jason touches on the strengths and weakness of each contender; who had standout performances; and more.  

  • Debunking the misconceptions of Charter Schools

    Rick Pearson speaks with Constance Jones, CEO of the Noble Network of Charter Schools, about the state of education and Charter Schools in Chicago. Constance addresses the many misconceptions that exist surrounding Charter Schools; explains the many reasons why parents choose to send their children to the Noble Network as they have such high graduation and college acceptance rates; and touches on a recent study done by MIT and what the results showed about Noble.  

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    The Sunday Spin: Politics with Rick Pearson Full Show 9/15/2019

    On this edition of The Sunday Spin: Rick Pearson speaks with Constance Jones, CEO of the Noble Network of Charter Schools, about the state of education and Charter Schools in Chicago. Constance addresses the many misconceptions that exist surrounding Charter Schools; explains the many reasons why parents choose to send their children to the Noble Network as they have such high graduation and college acceptance rates; and touches on a recent study done by MIT and what the results showed […]

  • Steve Dale 9/15/2019 Full Show: How to help your pets get through the stormy weather

    Steve Dale reminisces on his 20+ years working in radio; answers listeners’ questions; and much more.   Learn more at www.stevedale.tv

  • The Opening Bell 9/13/19: United Airlines frequent flyer miles now have no expiration date

    Steve Grzanich spoke with Paul Nolte (SVP & Sr. Portfolio Manager at Kingsview Asset Management) about Federal rate cuts and the need to stop allowing politics to be the guiding light when making investment decisions; the continuous annual increase in retail sales; and more. Brian Sumers (Sr. Aviation Editor at Skift.com) joined the program to provide an update on the return of the Boeing 737 Max and changes with United Airlines frequent flyer rewards program.

  • Uter | Beginning to spray paint, developing his style, and more

    This week the Cornerstore spoke with Uter his southern roots, beginning to spray paint, developing his style, what influences his work and more.   Stay connected with The Cornerstore on Twitter, Instagram,and Soundcloud!

  • Radical Diaspora w/ Secret of Manna | how he started making jewelry, the history of fronts, and more

    Tara Mahadevan speaks with Secret of Manna about how he started making jewelry, the history of fronts and its ties to his Filipino-Latino background, and how he’s become Chicago music’s go-to jeweler.  

  • Cornerstore | Mini Mart LIVE featuring Langston Allston, Ciera McKissick, GKMC, Matt Muse, Ausar, & Syl Messi

    Last week the Cornerstore Pod had a special addition of the Mini Mart live on the radio featuring visual artist Langston Allston, curator and founder of AMFM Ciera McKissick, youth activists from Good Kids Mad City and conversation and a cypher with musical artists Matt Muse, Syl Messi & Ausar.   Stay connected with The Cornerstore on Twitter, Instagram,and Soundcloud!

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