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GLT Music Director and Blues Host Jon Norton shares what he thinks are top blues tunes in this weekly podcast. Listen for up-and-coming artists and tunes from musicians deserving a bit more attention. You'll also learn a little about the artist and with this weekly podcast, you'll stay on top of what's happening in blues. Listen for GLT Blues Friday evenings, Saturday from Noon to 5 AM Sunday and Sunday noon to 6 PM. Listen on-line anytime with GLT Blues Radio 24/7.

GLT Music Director and Blues Host Jon Norton shares what he thinks are top blues tunes in this weekly podcast. Listen for up-and-coming artists and tunes from musicians deserving a bit more attention. You'll also learn a little about the artist and with this weekly podcast, you'll stay on top of what's happening in blues. Listen for GLT Blues Friday evenings, Saturday from Noon to 5 AM Sunday and Sunday noon to 6 PM. Listen on-line anytime with GLT Blues Radio 24/7.
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Normal, Il

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WGLT

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GLT Music Director and Blues Host Jon Norton shares what he thinks are top blues tunes in this weekly podcast. Listen for up-and-coming artists and tunes from musicians deserving a bit more attention. You'll also learn a little about the artist and with this weekly podcast, you'll stay on top of what's happening in blues. Listen for GLT Blues Friday evenings, Saturday from Noon to 5 AM Sunday and Sunday noon to 6 PM. Listen on-line anytime with GLT Blues Radio 24/7.

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@WGLTNews

Language:

English

Contact:

WGLT FM 8910 Illinois State University Normal, Il 61790-8910 (309) 438-8910


Episodes

Puorto: 'Connecting With The Audience Is Everything'

4/5/2016
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Blues singer-songwriter-performer Shari Puorto grew up in Connecticut listening to some of the great names in rock and blues, and was especially drawn...

Duration: 00:11:54


Young Guitarist Inspired By Blues Pioneers

1/21/2016
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Chris Yakopcic is a young guitarist/singer/songwriter who found himself drawn to acoustic blues at a young age. He includes blues legends Robert Johnson...

Duration: 00:11:08


Todd Wolfe: This Is More Than Me, It's a Band

11/12/2015
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New York native Todd Wolfe has opened for (and played with) some of the biggest names in the music business. One of his more noteworthy gigs was...

Duration: 00:17:50


Anthony Gerasi Moves From Sideman To Front Man

11/5/2015
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Pianist Anthony Gerasi is an original member of Sugar Ray and the Bluetones, and Ronnie Earl and the Broadcasters. He's also played with or behind some...

Duration: 00:11:47


Kickapoo Creek Festival

10/15/2015
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One of the largest music events in Central Illinois history is virtually undocumented. GLT’s Jon Norton has the story of a Normal native and U-High...

Duration: 00:10:23


Nobel Prize Winner: Iran Deal Makes Sense

9/30/2015
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The main focus of a visit to Bloomington/Normal by Nobel Prize Winner Mohammed ElBaradei surrounds the idea of "Preventing a Nuclear Nightmare." He won...

Duration: 00:00:07


Bloomington Aldermen Decide How To Decide Cuts

9/30/2015
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If the early look at Bloomington Aldermen is a guide, outsourcing golf courses and recovering costs from the downtown police hireback program for high...

Duration: 00:00:13


Ebola Volunteer Details 'Incredibly Difficult' Work

9/30/2015
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One of the key figures in the fight to control last year's African ebola outbreak says it was unbelievably exhausting and difficult work. Ella Stryker,...

Duration: 00:00:12


GLT's Sound Ideas: 9/30/15

9/30/2015
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City of Bloomington Communication Manager Nora Dukowitz talks about the new “myBloomington” app. It allows users to report problems they may see around...

Duration: 00:51:09


City Of Bloomington Has An App For That

9/30/2015
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People concerned with an unmowed lawn, a clogged street drain, or even broken windows in Bloomington have a new place to get problems addressed. Yes,...

Duration: 00:06:53


Alice In Wonderland Turns 150

9/30/2015
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This year marks the 150th anniversary of one of the most influential children's books of all time, Lewis Carroll's Alice's Adventures in Wonderland....

Duration: 00:10:44


GLT Jazz Next: Mardra & Reggie Thomas

9/30/2015
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The husband-wife team of Mardra and Reggie Thomas is a jazz dynamo. Mardra is a vocalist with a theatrical background. Reggie is a pianist and...

Duration: 00:15:02


Sound Ideas, 9/29/2015

9/30/2015
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Host Willis Kern talks with Bloomington Mayor Tari Renner about the final report from the city’s budget task force. IPR’s Tony Arnold and Amanda Vinicky...

Duration: 00:51:15


Heartbreak Drives "Fences"

9/30/2015
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A Pulitzer Prize winning drama set on the cusp of the civil rights movement opens Friday night at Illinois State University's Westoff Theatre. The show...

Duration: 00:07:09


First Show Of Season Last Year For ISO Music Director

9/30/2015
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The new season of the Illinois Symphony Orchestra kicks off this weekend with a focus on Russians. And it will be the last one with Music Director...

Duration: 00:11:34


And They're Off! ... Maywood and Balmoral From Illinois' Racing Schedule, That Is

9/30/2015
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Two historic Illinois tracks will hold NO horse races next year ... a decision that could lead to their permanent closing. IPR's Amanda Vinicky reports.

Duration: 00:00:45


IL Racing Board Decision Impacts Tracks Viability

9/29/2015
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The owners of Illinois' horse race tracks say the industry is struggling to survive, but key players diverge on how to salvage the industry. As Amanda...

Duration: 00:00:50


Proxy Wars: Meet The Rauner Aide Driving Democrats Crazy

9/29/2015
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By now you probably have a sense that things in Illinois state politics have gotten downright nasty - even if it's not completely clear what all the...

Duration: 00:04:02


Bloomington Council Approves Lake Bloomington Water Project

9/29/2015
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The Bloomington City Council approved $130,000 to improve part of the northern shore of Lake Bloomington. The area, also known as North Park, has...

Duration: 00:00:14


Talkin' Blues: Sonny Landreth

9/28/2015
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In this episode of GLT's Talkin' Blues, we catch up with the premier slide guitar player in the world before an appearance in Bloomington-Normal.

Duration: 01:00:13

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