WBEZ | Sound Opinions http://www.wbez.org/sound-opinions Latest from WBEZ Chicago Public Radio en Screaming Females perform at WBEZ studios for 'Sound Opinions' http://www.wbez.org/blogs/bez/2012-06/screaming-females-perform-wbez-studios-sound-opinions-99733 <img typeof="foaf:Image" src="http://llnw.wbez.org/main-images/screamales.jpg" alt="" /><p><p><iframe allowfullscreen="" frameborder="0" height="338" mozallowfullscreen="" src="http://player.vimeo.com/video/43211934?title=0&amp;byline=0&amp;portrait=0&amp;color=cc0422" webkitallowfullscreen="" width="600"></iframe><br /><strong>Screaming Females perform &quot;It All Means Nothing&quot; from <em>Ugly</em> (Don Giovanni)</strong></p><p>The New Jersey punk band Screaming Females would be a lot like many other bands that came before them if it weren&#39;t for guitarist and singer Marissa Paternoster. Despite her small frame, her vocal and guitar styles are big and bombastic- filled with shredding solos and forceful phrasings. The band stopped by WBEZ&#39;s studios to perform on <em>Sound Opinions </em>while promoting their new album <em>Ugly.</em></p><p><iframe allowfullscreen="" frameborder="0" height="338" mozallowfullscreen="" src="http://player.vimeo.com/video/43211937?title=0&amp;byline=0&amp;portrait=0&amp;color=cc0422" webkitallowfullscreen="" width="600"></iframe><br /><strong>Screaming Females perform &quot;I Don&#39;t Mind It&quot; from <em>Castle Talk</em> (Don Giovanni)</strong></p><p><iframe allowfullscreen="" frameborder="0" height="338" mozallowfullscreen="" src="http://player.vimeo.com/video/43211935?title=0&amp;byline=0&amp;portrait=0&amp;color=cc0422" webkitallowfullscreen="" width="600"></iframe><br /><strong>Screaming Females perform &quot;High&quot; from <em>Ugly</em> (Don Giovanni)</strong></p><p><iframe allowfullscreen="" frameborder="0" height="338" mozallowfullscreen="" src="http://player.vimeo.com/video/43211936?title=0&amp;byline=0&amp;portrait=0&amp;color=cc0422" webkitallowfullscreen="" width="600"></iframe><br /><strong>Screaming Females perform &quot;A New Kid&quot; from <em>Castle Talk</em> (Don Giovanni)</strong></p><p><iframe allowfullscreen="" frameborder="0" height="338" mozallowfullscreen="" src="http://player.vimeo.com/video/43260117?title=0&amp;byline=0&amp;portrait=0&amp;color=cc0422" webkitallowfullscreen="" width="600"></iframe><br /><strong>Screaming Females perform &quot;Rotten Apple&quot; from <em>Ugly</em> (Don Giovanni)</strong></p></p> Fri, 01 Jun 2012 10:10:00 -0500 http://www.wbez.org/blogs/bez/2012-06/screaming-females-perform-wbez-studios-sound-opinions-99733 The Rock Doctors Are In (Fri 8pm and Sat 11am) http://www.wbez.org/sound-opinions/2012-04-26/rock-doctors-are-fri-8pm-and-sat-11am-98582 <img typeof="foaf:Image" src="http://llnw.wbez.org/main-images/rockdoctor.jpg" alt="" /><p></p> Thu, 26 Apr 2012 13:08:00 -0500 http://www.wbez.org/sound-opinions/2012-04-26/rock-doctors-are-fri-8pm-and-sat-11am-98582 Live Performance with Alabama Shakes http://www.wbez.org/sound-opinions/2012-04-12/live-performance-alabama-shakes-98174 <img typeof="foaf:Image" src="http://llnw.wbez.org/main-images/alabamashakes.jpg" alt="" /><p></p> Thu, 12 Apr 2012 12:58:43 -0500 http://www.wbez.org/sound-opinions/2012-04-12/live-performance-alabama-shakes-98174 The Kills perform at WBEZ for 'Sound Opinions' http://www.wbez.org/blog/bez/2012-03-29/kills-perform-wbez-sound-opinions-97744 <img typeof="foaf:Image" src="http://llnw.wbez.org/blog/photo/2012-March/2012-03-29/theKills.jpg" alt="" /><p><p style="text-align: center;"><iframe allowfullscreen="" frameborder="0" height="338" mozallowfullscreen="" src="http://player.vimeo.com/video/39420407?title=0&amp;byline=0&amp;portrait=0&amp;color=cc0422" webkitallowfullscreen="" width="600"></iframe><br><strong>The Kills perform "Crazy"</strong></p><p>Alison Mosshart and Jamie Hince have been wowing critics for 12 years as The Kills. Originally a transatlantic collaboration, the band have produced four albums fueled equally by a reverence for garage blues and pure swagger. The band stopped by WBEZ's studios recently for a rare acousic session. <em>Sound Opinions </em>hosts Greg Kot and Jim DeRogatis were taken aback when they did a straightforward cover of Willie Nelson's classic song, "Crazy."</p><p><a href="http://itunes.apple.com/us/podcast/wbezs-live-music-thursday/id385754389">Download video of that performance from the <em>Live Music Thursday</em> podcast</a>.</p><p style="text-align: center;"><iframe allowfullscreen="" frameborder="0" height="338" mozallowfullscreen="" src="http://player.vimeo.com/video/39421478?title=0&amp;byline=0&amp;portrait=0&amp;color=ff0000" webkitallowfullscreen="" width="600"></iframe><br><strong>The Kills perform "Heart Is A Beating Drum" (Domino)</strong></p><p style="text-align: center;"><iframe allowfullscreen="" frameborder="0" height="338" mozallowfullscreen="" src="http://player.vimeo.com/video/39421477?title=0&amp;byline=0&amp;portrait=0&amp;color=ff0000" webkitallowfullscreen="" width="600"></iframe><br><strong>The Kills perform "Nail In My Coffin" (Domino)</strong></p><p style="text-align: center;"><iframe allowfullscreen="" frameborder="0" height="338" mozallowfullscreen="" src="http://player.vimeo.com/video/39432534?title=0&amp;byline=0&amp;portrait=0&amp;color=cc0422" webkitallowfullscreen="" width="600"></iframe><br><strong>The Kills perform "Baby Says" (Domino)</strong></p></p> Thu, 29 Mar 2012 20:09:00 -0500 http://www.wbez.org/blog/bez/2012-03-29/kills-perform-wbez-sound-opinions-97744 SXSW Music Conference http://www.wbez.org/sound-opinions/2012-03-24 <img typeof="foaf:Image" src="http://llnw.wbez.org/episode/images/2012-march/2012-03-22/sxsw2012.jpg" alt="" /><p><p>News, trends and must-hear bands for 2012. Fri 8pm/Sat 11am</p></p> Sat, 24 Mar 2012 01:00:00 -0500 http://www.wbez.org/sound-opinions/2012-03-24 Fred Armisen http://www.wbez.org/sound-opinions/2012-03-03 <img typeof="foaf:Image" src="http://llnw.wbez.org/episode/images/2012-march/2012-03-01/fredarmisen.jpg" alt="" /><p><p>Of "Portlandia" and "SNL" fame. Fri 8pm/Sat 11am</p></p> Sat, 03 Mar 2012 02:00:00 -0600 http://www.wbez.org/sound-opinions/2012-03-03 Dessa http://www.wbez.org/sound-opinions/2012-02-25 <img typeof="foaf:Image" src="http://llnw.wbez.org/episode/images/2012-february/2012-02-23/dessa.jpg" alt="" /><p><p>The poet and rapper is live in the studio.&nbsp; Fri 8pm/Sat 11am</p></p> Sat, 25 Feb 2012 02:00:00 -0600 http://www.wbez.org/sound-opinions/2012-02-25 First Love Songs http://www.wbez.org/sound-opinions/2012-02-11 <img typeof="foaf:Image" src="http://llnw.wbez.org/episode/images/2012-february/2012-02-08/firstlove.jpg" alt="" /><p><p>Jim and Greg pick their favorites.&nbsp; Fri 8pm/Sat 11am</p></p> Sat, 11 Feb 2012 02:00:00 -0600 http://www.wbez.org/sound-opinions/2012-02-11 Blondie's Debbie Harry http://www.wbez.org/episode/blondies-debbie-harry <img typeof="foaf:Image" src="http://llnw.wbez.org/episode/images/2012-january/2012-01-25/debbieharry.jpg" alt="" /><p><p>Live in studio this week.&nbsp; Fri 8pm/Sat 11am</p></p> Sat, 28 Jan 2012 02:00:00 -0600 http://www.wbez.org/episode/blondies-debbie-harry Best Songs of 2011 http://www.wbez.org/episode/best-songs-2011 <img typeof="foaf:Image" src="http://llnw.wbez.org/episode/images/2011-december/2011-12-26/sologosmall.jpg" alt="" /><p><p>Jim and Greg also ring in the New Year with Mixtapes.&nbsp; Fri 8pm Sat 11am</p></p> Sat, 31 Dec 2011 02:00:00 -0600 http://www.wbez.org/episode/best-songs-2011