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Mark your calendars for our Jazz-filled New Year's Eve party
Nov. 5, 2014
There have been two things missing from the tapestry of live experiences we put together for our loyal members: Jazz and a blow-out New Year's Eve party.
Reclaimed Soul: Soundtrack To Unity
Feb. 10, 2016
Vocalo's Ayana Contreras, host of Reclaimed Soul, brings us a preview to this week's soundtrack to unity - music that creates a mood of brother and sisterhood.
Reclaimed Soul Preview: 1960s Chicago Rock
Nov. 18, 2015
Reclaimed Soul's Ayana Contreras brought us some Chicago 1960’s rock not too long ago and decided to add another chapter due to the positive feedback the first time around.
My Life in Three Songs: Richard Steele
Oct. 27, 2015
Longtime WBEZ host Richard Steele tells us about the three songs that capture his life story.
Reclaimed Soul: Soul records that keep it all in the family
Sep. 23, 2015
Reclaimed Soul’s Ayana Contreras is back with some of her favorite vintage soul records that keep it all in the family.
Reclaimed Soul: Favorites from Aretha Franklin
Sep. 9, 2015
Ayana Contreras, host of Reclaimed Soul Thursday nights from 8-10 on our sister station Vocalo, is back this week with some of her favorite Aretha Franklin tunes.
Reclaimed Soul: Music recorded in our nation's prisons
Aug. 12, 2015
Reclaimed Soul’s Ayana Contreras brings us vintage music recorded in prisons, from gospel to blues, latin to soul.
Reclaimed Soul preview With Ayana Contreras
Jul. 29, 2015
We hear the music of McKinley Mitchell, a Chicago Soul artist that, despite consistently strong releases, never broke through to super-stardom.
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