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(podcasting from the studios in the OTL Bunker, somewhere in Chicago)
(broadcasting on the “BBQ” radio station WLUW-FM (88.7) Chicago)
Mike Stephen previews the Windy City Rib Classic, discusses the slight growth in Chicago’s population, and airs a conversation with Metro’s Joe Shanahan.
Gary Wiviott— Co-founder of the Windy City Rib Classic, Author of Low & Slow: Master the Art of Barbecue in 5 Easy Lessons
An authentic BBQ competition comes to Chicago on August 12th. We get the tasty details this week.
Chicago’s population grows –
According to this article on Crain’s Chicago Business website, Chicago’s population is finally growing.
Graphic courtesy of chicagobusiness.com
Joe Shanahan– Owner of Metro
This year one of the best-known music venues in Chicago, Metro, turns 30. Mike digs up an interview he did with Joe Shanahan from 2002 when the club turned 20. We hear part of this interesting conversation.
Joe Shanahan. Photo courtesy of msn.com.
OTL #302 local music provided by Careful Q…