90.9 FM WDCB Public Radio
Chicago's Home for Jazz!

90.9FM  Glen Ellyn - Chicago
90.7FM  Chicago's West Loop

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'DCB Jazz with Matthew Hermes
12:00 AM - 05:00 AM

Playlists

Midwest Ballroom

Saturday, 5 to 7 p.m.

Program Host(s): John 'Radio' Russell

Midwest Ballroom is a two-hour program hosted by local author John Russell (Ghrist) that mostly features local big bands and orchestras. These are the musical groups that are keeping the big band era alive in the Chicagoland area. Recordings by territory orchestras and vocalists are also included on the program. Each show includes interviews with local musicians, "The Big Band Bulletin Board," "The History Lesson," and "The Garage Sale Record of the Week," which highlight the musical accomplishments of many national entertainers. The program also promotes the appearances of local bands, groups and singers from the area.

This program is available for sponsorship! (Contact Ron Horan for more details.)

Upcoming Programs

Sep 22nd: Vinyl Nostalgia

Sep 29th: Local Bands Dance Party

Oct 6th: New Releases

Oct 13th: Musical Memories

Oct 20th: Dance Favorites

Oct 27th: Dance Party Program


Previous Programs

Sep 15th: Instrumental Favorites

Sep 8th: Fall Dance Party

Sep 1st: New Releases

Aug 25th: Easy Listening Favorites