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(broadcasting on the “music to my ears” radio station WGN-AM 720)

Mike Stephen previews the Sounds of Faith performance at U of C’s Rockefeller Memorial Chapel, learns about a new locally-produced web series for kids, and gets the details on a south-suburban band that never quite made it to the big time.

 

Elizabeth Davenport– Dean of Rockefeller Memorial Chapel at the University of Chicago

We get a preview of the Sounds of Faith taking place at the chapel and learn about the wonderful music performances that take place there.

 Rockefeller Memorial Chapel

 

Jarod Facknitz and Erin Flynn– Creators of How Do We Sing?

These employees of The Old Town School of Folk Music have created a new web series for kids that features original music.  We get the details on this unique series.

Mike Stephen talks to Erin and Jarod in the WGN Allstate Showcase Studio.

 

The Secret History of Chicago Music

Local music historian and artist Plastic Crimewave (aka: Steve Krakow) profiles the now-defunct band Midnight in this week’s Chicago Reader.  He gives us the lowdown on the band’s musical contribution to Chicago.

 

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