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Recent Articles
  • After Hours With Rick Kogan Full Show |08.18.19

    Tonight on After Hours: Al Raby High School students Malik Williams and Asante join the conversation with host Rick Kogan as they talk about how they got involved with the Garfield Park Conservatory through an after school program Urban Roots. Plus,  founding editor of the Chicago Quarterly Review, Syed Haider joins the conversation to tell us all about his new novel, “Life of Gnash.” Keep the conversation going with Rick Kogan on Twitter! @RickKogan

  • Author Karen Abbott talks writing styles and her new book

    Rick ends the night with author Karen Abbott about her writing styles and latest book, The Ghosts of Eden Park: The Bootleg King, the Women Who Pursued Him, and the Murder That Shocked Jazz-Age America.  You can find a copy of The Ghosts of Eden Park at Barnes & Noble, Audible, and Amazon. For more information abput Karen Abbott and her book The Ghosts of Eden Park visit karenabbott.net

  • Author Mark Larson talks about his latest book Ensemble: An Oral History of Chicago Theater

    Rick Kogan kicks off the night with Author Mark Larson and his wife Mary inside the Allstate Skyline Studio with Rick as he talks about his latest book Ensemble: An Oral History of Chicago Theater and reminsce about late author Drawing from over 300 interviews, Ensemble: An Oral History of Chicago Theater explores the early days of the fabled Compass Players and the legendary Second City in the ’50s and ’60s; the rise of internationally acclaimed ensembles like Steppenwolf in […]

  • Author Daniel Bukszpan joins the conversation with Rick Kogan

    For Author Daniel Bukszpan his inspiration pushed him to wrote a book about it. Woodstock: 50 Years of Peace and Music commemorates the 50th anniversary of popular music festival Woodstock. You can find a copy of Woodstock: 50 Years of Peace and Music on Amazon, GoodReads and Barnes & Noble.

  • After Hours W/ Rick Kogan | 08.11.19 | A night full of theater, music… and ghosts?!

    Tonight on After Hours with Rick Kogan: Rick kicks off the night with Author Mark Larson and his wife Mary inside the Allstate Skyline Studio with Rick as he talks about his latest book Ensemble: An Oral History of Chicago Theater and reminisces on late author Louis “Studs” Terkel. Drawing from over 300 interviews, Ensemble: An Oral History of Chicago Theater explores the early days of the fabled Compass Players and the legendary Second City in the ’50s and ’60s; the […]

  • WGN Radio Theater #412: THE LUX RADIO THEATRE 1-4-54 The Day the Earth Stood Still

    Carl Amari and Lisa Wolf are bringing you the best from the Golden Age of Radio on the WGN Radio Theatre for August 10, 2019 with a full show of The Lux Radio Theatre; (1-4-54) The Day the Earth Stood Still

  • The “Dave Hoekstra Polka” LIVE in the Allstate Skyline Studio

    WGN favorites The Polkaholics perform LIVE in the Allstate Skyline Studio but a twist as they start the show with their own Dave Hoekstra theme song. The polka band includes guitarist Don Hedecker, Bass Chris “Blitz” Linser, and Chris Russell on the drums. Listen in as they talk about how they got started, polka legend Jimmy Sturr and more. “There used to be polka bars all over the place,” says Lead Guitarist Don. “That’s why we’re here!” You can check […]

  • Louisville Cookie Lady joins the conversation with Dave Hoekstra | 08.10.19

    Known as “The Cookie Lady,” African immigrant from Louisville Elizabeth Kizito and her husband Todd Bartlett joins the conversation over the phone as they tell us all about how Elizabeth went from selling cookies, bats and other Louisville merchandise to owning her own store. “”In the beginning I started making cookies for myself so that I can eat them all,” jokes Elizabeth.”says Elizabeth. Read up more on Elizabeth and her store Kizito on here and their website kizito.com. Keep the […]

  • Nocturnal Journal W/ Dave Hoekstra | 08.10.19 | Elizabeth Kizito and her Louisville merch, The Polkaholics perform LIVE

    Tonight on Nocturnal Journal: Known as “The Cookie Lady,” African immigrant from Louisville Elizabeth Kizito and her husband Todd Bartlett joins the conversation over the phone as they tell us all about how Elizabeth went from selling cookies, bats and other Louisville merchandise to owning her own store. “In the beginning I started making cookies for myself so that I can eat them all,” jokes Elizabeth. Read up more on Elizabeth and her store Kizito on their website kizito.com. Plus, […]

  • True Crime with Kathryn Lake and Kelly Pope | 08.05.19 | Red Collar Crime

    This week on True Crime: Hosts Kathryn Lake and Kelly Pope kick off the show talking to licensed pharmacy technician and private investigator Susan Hayes about “red collar crime” in health. Susan gives tips on how to protect against these crimes and more Plus, the ladies contemplate what they would do if they thought they could get away with taking a couple thousand dollars a day.

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