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Chicago's Urban Alternative Radio 馃摶 91.1 FM (CHI) | 89.5 FM (NWI). We don鈥檛 sound commercial, cause we鈥檙e not. Stream Us 24/7 https://vocalo.org/

Chicago's Urban Alternative Radio 馃摶 91.1 FM (CHI) | 89.5 FM (NWI). We don鈥檛 sound commercial, cause we鈥檙e not. Stream Us 24/7 https://vocalo.org/

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Chicago, IL

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Chicago's Urban Alternative Radio 馃摶 91.1 FM (CHI) | 89.5 FM (NWI). We don鈥檛 sound commercial, cause we鈥檙e not. Stream Us 24/7 https://vocalo.org/

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@Vocalo

Language:

English

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848 East Grand Ave Navy Pier Chicago, Illinois 60611 (888) 635-1112


Episodes

脡rase una vez un pr铆ncipe: Jos茅 Jos茅

9/30/2019
Escucha un tributo a "el Pr铆ncipe de la Canci贸n" con testimonios del propio Pepe, temas emblem谩ticos, rarezas, versiones por Caf茅 Tacvba, Natalia Lafourcade, Torreblanca, La Lupita, Maldita Vecindad y los Hijos del Quinto Patio, Los Bunkers, Control Machete, Azul Violeta, entre otros. Conducci贸n y producci贸n: Jes煤s Echeverr铆a.

Duration:00:37:54

#DomingosEnVocalo: RENEGADE by LOS GOLD FIRES - We have one solid product!

9/26/2019
Edgar & Chace, vocalista y bajista de #LosGoldFires visitaron #DomingosenVocalo para compartir m煤sica y conversaci贸n - en Spanglish - incluyendo detalles sobre su nuevo 谩lbum #Renegade. Disco que muestra la calidad de exportaci贸n que han alcanzado los m煤sicos latinos independientes de Chicago. | Conducci贸n y producci贸n: JES脷S ECHEVERR脥A. "We all put some much work into it and we started to hear it as a whole and to conceptualize it that way. We have one solid product, the art work, the...

Duration:00:42:29

Roy Kinsey Examines His Feminine Side and Honors Women in His Family on "KINSEY, House of Marcell"

9/26/2019
Following his 2018 acclaimed release "Blackie: A Story by Roy Kinsey," the Chicago rapper returns with the next installment: "KINSEY, House of Marcell Vol. 1." The new album continues the exploration of his multi-faceted identities as a queer Black man, a son, a librarian, an educator and an entrepreneur, among others. On this album, Roy honors a long lineage of strong and resilient women in his family and delves into his feminine side, allowing the "divine feminine to step up to the mic...

Duration:00:10:43

#DomingosenVocalo: DROMEDARIOS M脕GICOS nos habla de "Subcampe贸n" y su nueva etapa con Arts & Crafts

9/24/2019
ESCUCHA una conversaci贸n con el m煤sico mexicano Dr贸medarios M谩gicos, el proyecto solista del cantautor chihuahuense Diego Puerta. En su paso por Chicago, Dromedarios M谩gicos nos platic贸 sobre su nueva etapa de trabajo con el sello Arts & Crafts M茅xico, y tambi茅n nos adelant贸 sobre su pr贸ximo 谩lbum "Subcampe贸n" a editarse a fin de noviembre. Producci贸n, conducci贸n y edici贸n: Roc铆o Santos

Duration:00:29:13

#MujeresconPower: "La m煤sica me hace sentir viva" - LA MARISOUL, Vocalista de La Santa Cecilia

9/20/2019
ESCUCHA una nueva edici贸n de #MujeresconPower con Roc铆o Santos en conversaci贸n con LA MARISOUL, vocalista de la agrupaci贸n angelina La Santa Cecilia. Producci贸n, edici贸n y conducci贸n: Roc铆o Santos

Duration:00:36:37

Saul Williams Expands MartyrLoserKing Narrative On New Album "Encrypted & Vulnerable"

9/17/2019
Saul Williams is a poet, musician and actor who worked with the likes of Rick Rubin and Trent Reznor, creating some of the most progressive, genre-bending and conceptual Hip Hop with albums like "The Inevitable Rise and Liberation of Niggy Tardust" and 2016's "MartyrLoserKing." The latter was based around the story of a hacker and coltan miner from Burundi who, under the screen name MartyrLoserKing, is waging cyber resistance against authoritarian imperialist governments and oppressive...

Duration:00:13:01

#DomingosenVocalo: LA URSS - punk contra el culto tecnol贸gico, la enajenaci贸n de nuestro tiempo.

9/10/2019
->> "Por ejemplo, el tema 'La cruz y la serpiente' muestra como llevamos un tiempo reflexionando e intentando meter un poco de las ra铆ces de donde venimos, que es el sur de Espa帽a en lo que hacemos. No diremos que intentamos meter flamenco o algo as铆 en la m煤sica, es solo querer llevar un poco de lo propio a nuestro terreno, es decir, un poco de donde venimos a lo que sabemos hacer, m煤sica punk." - Pablo Silva Ram铆rez - La URSS. ->> No te pierdas el regreso de #LaURSS a Chicago, banda de...

Duration:00:19:44

#DomingosenVocalo: "SOBRE TODO SIENTO AMOR POR LA M脷SICA." - CERATI | Bocanada - Entrevista In茅dita.

9/4/2019
->> Por primera vez despu茅s de 20 a帽os volvemos a compartir una extensa entrevista a GUSTAVO CERATI, realizada con motivo del lanzamiento de "Bocanada", la charla se realizo desde Chicago en la entra帽able estaci贸n de radio p煤blica WRTE RADIO ARTE 90.5 FM, emisora que en gran parte sirvi贸 como modelo para la creaci贸n de Vocalo. | Entrevista, conducci贸n y producci贸n: JES脷S ECHEVERR脥A. "Yo considero que la m煤sica es algo muy din谩mico, como din谩mico debe ser el ser humano. Siento que el d铆a...

Duration:00:33:33

SuperKnova Sings Queer Transgender Jubilee On New Album "American Queers"

9/4/2019
SuperKnova is a Chicago-based transgender musician Ellie Kim. She creates Queer Pop, a unique sound that incorporates hip-hop inspired drums, driving synths, and virtuosic guitar solos. She writes about identity, queerness and the struggle of being your authentic self. Her latest album is called 鈥淎merican Queers,鈥 and she spoke with Jill Hopkins about the meaning behind the album, and how she finds inspiration as an artist. For more info on SuperKnova, visit:...

Duration:00:14:21

Isaiah Sharkey Takes Center Stage & Wants to Spread Love through his Music

9/3/2019
Grammy Award winning musician and international recording artist, Isaiah Sharkey, joined Jill Hopkins on The Morning AMp to talk about his solo career and roots in Chicago. Isaiah has worked, recorded, and toured with several world-renown and Grammy award winning artists including John Mayer, D'Angelo, Lupe Fiasco, and more. With the release of his solo work, including the 2019 album "Love is the Key: The Cancerian Theme," Isaiah Sharkey takes center stage as he fuses together his...

Duration:00:11:32

#DomingosenVocalo : #BOCANADA20A帽os - Chicago - Mereces lo que sue帽as.

9/2/2019
->> "Bocanada es una obra de arte. Desde el dise帽o visual, samples, guitarras, grooves y elementos electr贸nicos ese disco nos transporta y nos eleva a ese mensaje universal que todos entendemos." - Jaime Garza| Amigos como Mar铆a Zamudio, Jaime Garza, Benny Hern谩ndez, Miguel Jim茅nez, Caro Arroba y Bumbac Joe comparten junto a Jes煤s Echeverr铆a memorias e impresiones personales sobre #Bocanada20 con motivo del vig茅simo aniversario del ic贸nico 谩lbum concebido por #Cerati60 en 1999. Este...

Duration:00:35:03

Lester Rey Finds A Sanctuary and A Home in His Intersectional Sound

8/29/2019
At a time when Reggaeton is topping the charts globally, while Puetro Rican people are making headlines for their struggle for autonomy, Lester Rey's new EP "Epifania" provides a perfect soundtrack for the new era of discourse on social justice, search for new identities, and new experiments in cross-cultural interchange. Lester seamlessly blends the musical traditions of his heritage like Bomba and Cha-cha-cha with his love of contemporary Hip Hop, Soul and R&B to create a sound of unity...

Duration:00:16:18

#DomingosEnVocalo : MIMA x I.D.A. - La potencia de esta banda definitivamente es contagiosa.

8/27/2019
"Para nuestra sorpresa, nos pudimos ver a la cara, en la calle, encontrarnos y eso fue algo inolvidable, hermoso. Algo que Puerto Rico se merec铆a, un encuentro as铆 que no fuese dividido por ideas partidistas. Para mi Puerto Rico tiene el reto de identificar un frente com煤n donde podamos unirnos y llegar a la ra铆z del problema, que es m谩s profundo que el gobernador en turno." - MIMA Disfruta de nuestra charla con #MIMA, artista de vanguardia y pilar en la escena de la m煤sica alternativa...

Duration:00:25:24

#DomingosEnVocalo: RATAS EN ZELO : Tomamos lo negativo y nos llenamos de poder!

8/22/2019
Charlamos con RATAS EN ZELO antes de su regreso a Chicago como parte de #Villapalooza [VILLAPALOOZA 2019]. Las carnalitas Yadee e Hiromy, integrantes de #RatasEnZelo repasan su tropiezo con el punk rock en su natal Salvador, los or铆genes de la banda en NYC, el espiritu transformador que vive dentro de sus composiciones y su emocion por regresar a Chicago. Locuci贸n y producci贸n: JES脷S ECHEVERR脥A

Duration:00:22:55

Kiara Lanier Shares the Meaning Behind New Single "Hold On Me"

8/21/2019
Chicago's Kiara Lanier does it all! She joins Jill in studio to discuss not only her expansive music career, but also her journey as an actress. You might recognize her from Showtime's "The Chi" or Fox's "Empire." Listen here as Kiara discusses the meaning behind the release of her latest track "Hold On Me," as well as tips and tricks for upcoming artists. For more information and to stay up to date with Kiara, visit her website: https://www.kiaralanier.com/

Duration:00:10:37

J-E-T-S talk their new album, ZOOSPA, chock full of amazing guest artists

8/15/2019
Hailing from Detroit, music duo J-E-T-S includes Machinedrum鈥檚 Travis Stewart and Jimmy Edgar. The two musicians stopped by Vocalo to chat with Jill Hopkins about their new album, ZOOSPA. The album has been categorized into the very unique niche of "futuristic post-trap R&B." Hear Stewart and Edgar discuss the album chock full of awesome guest vocalists and what's up next J-E-T-S.

Duration:00:08:56

Tobi Lou Breaks Free with New Album "Live on Ice"

8/15/2019
The new album "Live on Ice" spans 21 tracks and vividly encapsulates the spirit of Chicago's own Tobi Lou. Listen here as Tobi speaks with Jill about how this album came to be, as well as his Chicago upbringing and his transition from baseball to music.

Duration:00:10:22

#DomingosenVocalo: #Cerati60, una exploraci贸n del mundo Ceratiano

8/14/2019
ESCUCHA un tributo al mundo Ceratiano en esta hora especial #Cerati60 dedicada a explorar algunas canciones de la discograf铆a de Gustavo Cerati. Producci贸n, conducci贸n y edici贸n: Roc铆o Santos

Duration:01:00:17

#DomingosenVocalo: 'Los a帽os maravillosos' de LITTLE JESUS

8/13/2019
ESCUCHA una charla con Santiago Casillas (vocalista y guitarrista) de LITTLE JESUS, un quinteto de m煤sica alternativa de la Ciudad de M茅xico. Santiago comenta acerca de su tercer LP "Disco de Oro" y las exploraciones sonoras en este 谩lbum. Tambi茅n, nos habla de la colaboraci贸n con la artista Girl Ultra. Producci贸n, conducci贸n y edici贸n: Roc铆o Santos

Duration:00:11:01

Matt Muse Examines All Forms of Love in His Life on New EP

8/12/2019
On his new EP "Love and Nappyness," Chicago Hip Hop artist Matt Muse examines the various ways love appears in his life. Whereas its predecessor, "Nappy Talk," focused primarily on self-love, this project looks at the theme in broader terms and offers a series of meditations on other types of love - god, friendships, family and romance, with their Greek names accompanying each track title. Matt spoke with Jill Hopkins about the EP, and how this body of work flips the format of the "love...

Duration:00:15:04