Chicago has been a significant breeding ground for all kinds of music, from gospel to improvised jazz--and so it was with alternative rock. The genre was huge in Chicago and the FM radio station Q101 was at the epicenter.
Those in Chicago should be prepared for some changes to local radio in the coming months. FormerTribune Company executive Randy Michaels is part of a new group that is buying both WLUP and WKQX, also known as The Loop and Q101, respectively.
If Kevin Metheny wasn’t the worst program director in the history of Chicago radio, I don’t know who was. Kevin Metheny and Jim Laski in a fond embraceArrogant, aloof, stubborn and contemptuous of the legacy he’d inherited, the man known as &ldq
The resignation of Randy Michaels as chief executive officer of Tribune Co. culminates a tumultuous year in the history of the Chicago media company -- especially for its flagship news/talk radio station, WGN-AM (720).
Top story: Last night's gubernatorial debate between Republican candidate Bill Brady and Democratic candidate Pat Quinn not only flew in the face of the same old, same old, boring debate, but it qualified as a laugh riot.