Some listeners' necks might have been a bit sore from bobbing along to the beats of Professor Kliq after he served as track master throughout the show. After spinning all hour, Eight Forty-Eight got to know him a little better.
On Feb. 25, cancer claimed the life of Chicago native Diane Izzo. She was 43. In 1999, musician Diane Izzo won big praise with her debut album, One. It was a trifecta of elegant and emotive music, lyrics and voice. That album was 10 years in the making.