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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.)

Two Week Archive


Upcoming Programs

Oct 23rd: Easy Listening Tunes

Oct 30th: Dance Favorites

Nov 6th: New Releases

Nov 13th: Easy Listening Favorites

Nov 20th: Dance Party

Nov 27th: Musical Favorites


Previous Programs

Oct 16th: Dance Party

Oct 9th: Easy Listening Favorites

Oct 2nd: New Releases

Sep 25th: Dance Party