(podcasting from the studios in the OTL Bunker, somewhere in Chicago)

(broadcasting on the I’ll-blow-you-away-with-my-mad-phat-harmonica-skills radio station WLUW 88.7-FM Chicago)

Mike Stephen and Andy Hermann discuss transit issues in Chicago and beyond, they talk with a very special vegan, and then they visit the country’s only harmonica factory.

Rick Harnish – executive director, Transit Riders’ Alliance;
on advocating for fast, frequent and dependable trains linking the entire Midwest

Transit Riders' Alliance

Sheena Spikes – finalist, Sexiest Vegetarian Next Door 2009;
on why she’s a vegan, and how she got involved in the PETA-sponsored contest

Sheena Spikes

Brad Harrison – founder, Harrison Custom Harmonicas LLC;
on being the only harmonica factory in the United States

harmonica junkyard

(segue music this week from Tim Kough)

Italian beef & fries

COMING NEXT WEEK :
THE FIRST OTL LOCAL FOOD SHOW !!