Independent artists listen up! Every Monday and Friday at 2:45pm we feature a new unsigned artist we think is someone you should hear. If you would like to submit your material please e-mail us at If you are chosen, we will contact you - Please, no phone calls or follow up e-mails!


Yonder Mountain String Band


Rauner, Pritzker attacks started long before matchup was set

CHICAGO (AP) -- Illinois Republican Gov. Bruce Rauner and billionaire Democratic businessman J.B. Pritzker spent millions attacking each other even before their 2018 matchup was set, providing a preview of just how brutal and astronomically expensive the race for the state's top job is expected to be....

Iraq holds more than 19,000 on Islamic State, militant links

BAGHDAD (AP) -- Iraq has detained or imprisoned at least 19,000 people accused of connections to the Islamic State group or other terror-related offenses, and sentenced more than 3,000 of them to death, according to an analysis by The Associated Press....

Authorities recover new clues after another Austin blast

AUSTIN, Texas (AP) -- Investigators pursuing a suspected serial bomber in the Texas capital faced new threats along with the promise of valuable new leads as their attention shifted to a FedEx shipping center near San Antonio where a package exploded and the discovery of another, unexploded bomb near Austin's airport....

Israeli military confirms it hit Syrian nuclear site in 2007

TEL AVIV, Israel (AP) -- The Israeli military confirmed Wednesday it carried out the 2007 airstrike in Syria that destroyed what was believed to be a nuclear reactor, lifting the veil of secrecy over one of its most daring and mysterious operations in recent memory....


“Pray For Me” – Kendrick Lamar & The Weeknd

The song “Pray For Me” from the Black Panther soundtrack by Kendrick Lamar and The Weeknd really has you thinking about the lyrics. It’s one of those songs that makes you look at the bigger picture and feel a deeper feeling then you were expecting. The Weekend and Kendrick Lamar’s collaboration for this song is fantastic. … Continue reading “Pray For Me” – Kendrick Lamar & The Weeknd

God’s Plan is TOP of the BILLBOARD HOT 100

God’s plan makes it to the top of the HOT Billboard 100. Way to Go, Drake! I believe this song has earned its place in the bill. The concept of the song itself and the video is different and breaks stereotypes and like that Grape Juice article rightly said, the video tosses the rule book … Continue reading God’s Plan is TOP of the BILLBOARD HOT 100

The Golden Tour

The King of Bachata Romeo Santos presented himself in Chicago February 28th at the United Center. It had been quite a while since his last tour and with so much success coming into his Golden album you already had a glimpse of what was to come. Entering the United Center doors, you immediately get consumed … Continue reading The Golden Tour