WBEZ | Old Town School of Folk Music http://www.wbez.org/venues/old-town-school-folk-music Latest from WBEZ Chicago Public Radio en Sound Opinions featuring Jim DeRogatis and Greg Kot Presents: 20 Albums You Haven't Heard That You Need to Know About http://www.wbez.org/sound-opinions-featuring-jim-derogatis-and-greg-kot-presents-20-albums-you-havent-heard-you-need <p><div><strong>Jim DeRogatis</strong> and <strong>Greg Kot,</strong> noted Chicago rock critics and hosts of WBEZ&#39;s Sound Opinions radio show present a spirited conversation in front of a live audience at the Old Town School. In &quot;20 Albums You Haven&#39;t Heard That You Need to Know About,&quot; Jim and Greg will go beyond the usual suspects from &quot;the Greatest Albums in Rock History&quot; lists and introduce you to classic, influential albums that aren&#39;t often cited, and which you may have never even heard. Audience participation is encouraged!</div><div>&nbsp;</div><div>More information <a href="https://www.oldtownschool.org/concerts/2014/02-19-2014-sound-opinions-8pm/">here.</a></div></p> Thu, 09 Jan 2014 12:05:00 -0600 http://www.wbez.org/sound-opinions-featuring-jim-derogatis-and-greg-kot-presents-20-albums-you-havent-heard-you-need 2013 Third Coast Filmless Festival http://www.wbez.org/2013-third-coast-filmless-festival-108303 <p><div>Every other fall, the Third Coast stretches its wings, embraces a film festival model (minus the popcorn - too noisy) and presents the Third Coast Filmless Festival - a celebration of sound, story, and the art of listening.</div><div>&nbsp;</div><div>Radio fans gather in the dark for themed screenings of unforgettable audio documentaries, plus producer Q&amp;As, workshops and our annual awards ceremony honoring the winners of the Third Coast / Richard H. Driehaus Foundation Competition.</div><div>&nbsp;</div><div>Special guests for the 2013 Filmless Festival include <strong>Jennifer Brandel</strong> (<em>Curious City</em>),<strong> Roman Mars</strong> (<em>99% Invisible</em>), <strong>Jonathan Mitchell</strong> (<em>The Truth</em>), <strong>Joe Richman</strong> (<em>Radio Diaries</em>), <strong>Lea Thau</strong> (<em>Strangers, former executive and creative director of The Moth</em>), and <strong>Glynn Washington</strong> (<em>Snap Judgment</em>). &nbsp;</div><div>&nbsp;</div><div>2013 TCFF</div><div>Grab your calendar...The 2013 TCFF will take place October 19 &amp; 20 at The Old Town School of Folk Music.&nbsp;</div><div>&nbsp;</div><div><strong><a href="https://www.oldtownschool.org/concerts/2013/10-19-2013-third-coast-filmless-festival/">Get your Passes and Tickets here!</a></strong></div></p> Tue, 06 Aug 2013 12:31:00 -0500 http://www.wbez.org/2013-third-coast-filmless-festival-108303