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The After Hours with Chicago Tribune columnist Rick Kogan Podcast from 720 WGN

The After Hours with Chicago Tribune columnist Rick Kogan Podcast from 720 WGN

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Chicago, IL

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The After Hours with Chicago Tribune columnist Rick Kogan Podcast from 720 WGN

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@rickkogan

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English


Episodes

Editor Alison True discusses ‘John Wayne Gacy: Devil in Disguise’

4/5/2021
WGN Radio’s Rick Kogan is with former Reader editor Alison True to talk about her participation in the six-part series “John Wayne Gacy: Devil in Disguise,” began airing on Peacock. Follow Rick on Twitter at @rickkogan or on Facebook @afterhourswithrickkogan

Duration:00:17:45

Author David Murray on his book ‘An Effort To Understand: Hearing One Another (and Ourselves) in a Nation Cracked in Half’

2/28/2021
On a shortened show, WGN Radio’s Rick Kogan is with author and executive director of the Professional Speechwriters Association, David Murray, to talk about his book, “An Effort To Understand: Hearing One Another (and Ourselves) in a Nation Cracked in Half.” You can visit David’s blog, Writing Boots, here. Follow Rick on Twitter at @rickkogan or on […]

Duration:00:21:37

Blues musician Corky Siegel shares upcoming EXTRAVAGANZA at City Winery

2/22/2021
WGN Radio’s Rick Kogan is with Corky Siegel to talk about his career and Corky Siegel’s Chamber Blues upcoming EXTRAVAGANZA at City Winery, March 6 at 7 p.m.! Visit chamberblues.com for more information on Corky and this extraordinary musical event. Follow Rick on Twitter at @rickkogan or on Facebook @afterhourswithrickkogan

Duration:00:18:09

Experience art like never before at ‘Immersive Van Gogh Exhibit Chicago’

2/14/2021
WGN Radio’s Rick Kogan is with producer Svetlana Dvoretsky and Kathy Murray (observer) to talk about the “Immersive Van Gogh Exhibit Chicago” taking place at the Germania Club Building. Visit vangoghchicago.com for tickets and more information on this remarkable experience. Follow Rick on Twitter at @rickkogan or on Facebook @afterhourswithrickkogan

Duration:00:21:39

Rick Kogan’s book and song of the week (2/14/21)

2/14/2021
Rick is back with a book and song selection on Valentine’s Day! Book: “The Loop: ‘L’ Tracks That Shaped and Saved Chicago” by Pat Reardon Song: “Do Butterflies Cry?” by Joanie Pallatto Follow Rick on Twitter at @rickkogan or on Facebook @afterhourswithrickkogan

Duration:00:10:24

Pat Reardon’s new book ‘The Loop: ‘L’ Tracks That Shaped and Saved Chicago’

2/14/2021
WGN Radio’s Rick Kogan is with Pat Reardon to talk about his new, ninth book, “The Loop: ‘L’ Tracks That Shaped and Saved Chicago.” Visit patricktreardon.com for more of Pat’s outstanding works. Follow Rick on Twitter at @rickkogan or on Facebook @afterhourswithrickkogan

Duration:00:29:20

Singer Joanie Pallatto shares new album ‘My Original Plan’

2/14/2021
WGN Radio’s Rick Kogan starts his show off with singer Joanie Pallatto to talk about Valentine’s Day and her new CD, “My Original Plan.” Follow Rick on Twitter at @rickkogan or on Facebook @afterhourswithrickkogan

Duration:00:19:37

Rick Kogan’s book and song of the week (2/7/21)

2/14/2021
Rick is back with a book and song selection on Superbowl Sunday! Book: “Tales of Forgotten Chicago” by Richard Lindberg Song: “Old Man River” by William Warfield Follow Rick on Twitter at @rickkogan or on Facebook @afterhourswithrickkogan

Duration:00:17:15

Author Matt Pais shares ‘Zach Morris Lied 329 Times: Reassessing Every Ridiculous Episode of “Saved by The Bell” …With Stats’

1/31/2021
On a shortened Sunday show, WGN Radio’s Rick Kogan is with Chicago based author, interviewer, moderator and critic Matt Pais to talk about his new book, “Zach Morris Lied 329 Times: Reassessing Every Ridiculous Episode of “Saved by The Bell” …With Stats.” Learn more about Matt and his work at www.mattpais.com. Follow Rick on Twitter […]

Duration:00:20:41

Rick Kogan’s book and song of the week (1/24/21)

1/26/2021
Rick is back with a new book and song selection of the week! Book: “Boss” by Mike Royko Song: “Can’t Judge a Book By It’s Cover” and “Country Pie” by Steve Goodman Follow Rick on Twitter at @rickkogan or on Facebook @afterhourswithrickkogan

Duration:00:22:17

Rob Elder shares his book “Hemingway in Comics”

1/26/2021
Digital Executive & Author Rob Elder is with WGN Radio’s Rick Kogan to talk about his latest work, “Hemingway in Comics.” You can purchase Rob’s book here. Follow Rick on Twitter at @rickkogan or on Facebook @afterhourswithrickkogan

Duration:00:19:41

Kevin Coval and Matthew-Lee Erlbach share Be an Arts Hero

1/26/2021
Kevin Coval and Matthew-Lee Erlbach join WGN Radio’s Rick Kogan to talk about the Be an Arts Hero campaign to allocate proportionate relief to the Arts & Culture sector of the American economy. Follow Rick on Twitter at @rickkogan or on Facebook @afterhourswithrickkogan

Duration:00:21:03

Ira Antelis shares the efforts of 120/Life and We Have Loved

1/26/2021
WGN Radio’s Rick Kogan is with musician, composer, and influencer, Ira Antelis, to talk about 120/Life‘s blood pressure awerness efforts, the silence shared by We Have Loved, and much more! Follow Rick on Twitter at @rickkogan or on Facebook @afterhourswithrickkogan

Duration:00:18:50

Rick Kogan’s book and song of the week (1/17/21)

1/24/2021
Rick is back with a new book and song selection of the week! Book: “Call of the Wild” by Jack London Song: “Heavenly Waters” by Phil Mitchell Band, off latest CD “A Better World.” Follow Rick on Twitter at @rickkogan or on Facebook @afterhourswithrickkogan

Duration:00:07:28

Chicago composer Phil Mitchell on his career

1/24/2021
WGN Radio’ Rick Kogan talks with Chicago composer Phil Mitchell about his longstanding career and amazing band. Experience the Phil Mitchell Band at their website www.philmitchellband.com. Follow Rick on Twitter at @rickkogan or on Facebook @afterhourswithrickkogan

Duration:00:08:22

Rick Kogan’s book and song of the week (1/10/21)

1/10/2021
Rick is back with a new book and song selection of the week! Book: “Give the Lady What She Wants” by Herman Kogan and Lloyd Wendt,” about the history of Marshal Field & Co. Song: “You Must Believe in Spring” by Josie Falbo, title track of new CD. (www.josiefalbo.net) Follow Rick on Twitter at @rickkogan […]

Duration:00:12:18

Author Rich Cohen shares ‘Pee Wees: Confessions of a Hockey Parent’

1/10/2021
WGN Radio’s Rick Kogan is with New York Times bestselling author Rich Cohen to talk about his latest book, “Pee Wees: Confessions of a Hockey Parent. Visit www.authorrichcohen.com to learn more about Rich and his other incredible sports works. Follow Rick on Twitter at @rickkogan or on Facebook @afterhourswithrickkogan

Duration:00:24:49

Author Jeff Coen on his book ‘Murder in Canaryville: The True Story Behind a Cold Case and a Chicago Cover-Up’

1/10/2021
WGN Radio’s Rick Kogan is with Jeff Coen, Chicago Tribune crime and justice editor, on his book, “Murder in Canaryville: The True Story Behind a Cold Case and a Chicago Cover-Up.” Follow Rick on Twitter at @rickkogan or on Facebook @afterhourswithrickkogan

Duration:00:25:35

Rick Kogan’s book and song of the week (1/3/21)

1/3/2021
Rick Kogan kicks off 2021 with a new segment sharing his book and song selections of the week! Book: “The Hustler” by Walter Tevis Song: “This Winter” by Joanie Pallatto and guitar wizard Fareed Haque (www.chicagosound.com)

Duration:00:05:50

William Hazelgrove on his book ‘Sally Rand: American Sex Symbol’

1/3/2021
Author William Hazelgrove joins WGN Radio’s Rick Kogan to talk about his latest book, “Sally Rand: American Sex Symbol” (Lyons Press) on the iconic symbol that was Sally Rand.

Duration:00:21:44