Schedule for Saturdays

12 : 00a.m.

Our daily blend of underground and independent music, plus the latest tunes on the indie charts and your requests. Call us at 773.508.WLUW.

2 : 00a.m.

Our daily blend of underground and independent music, plus the latest tunes on the indie charts and your requests. Call us at 773.508.WLUW.

4 : 00a.m.

Our daily blend of underground and independent music, plus the latest tunes on the indie charts and your requests. Call us at 773.508.WLUW.

6 : 00a.m.

Independent, religious music format of worship and praise. Hosted by Rev. Dr. Yolanda Freeman and Minister Willie Jones.

8 : 00a.m.

Honkin' and tonkin' every Saturday from 7-9 AM, playing the best in old time country, alt-country, blues, roots rock, folk, and more. Get yer fill y'all

9 : 00a.m.

An hour of conversation with people you should know: politicians, performers, activists and everyday people doing extraordinary things.

10 : 00a.m.

Gospel music historian Bob Marovich explores the vibrant history of black gospel music through vintage recordings and conversations with the genre's legends and pioneers.

11 : 00a.m.

Tom Jackson and David Bragman play Americana Roots Music including Blues, Folk, Country & Bluegrass, including live in-studio performances. Hoodoo Party with James Porter takes over Somebody Else's Troubles on the third Saturday of every month.

12 : 00p.m.

Chicago's weekly Mardi Gras party hosted by Tom Jackson. Features Brass Bands, Mardi Gras Indians, Cajun, Zydeco, Jazz, Funk, Rhythm & Blues, Rock and all kinds of music from all over Louisiana.

1 : 00p.m.

One hour of conversation on the politics and culture, plus music, of Haiti (in Creole, French, and English).

2 : 00p.m.

The Minimal Beat is Chicago-based music blog. We blog about relevant artists of the day, with no particular genre-specific focus. The Minimal Beat hosts a weekly 2 hour radio show on WLUW 88.7 FM every Saturday from 2-4PM CDT, ad presents live shows and throws parties. With Randy Nieto and Bill Ocean www.theminimalbeat.com

4 : 00p.m.

Our daily blend of underground and independent music, plus the latest tunes on the indie charts and your requests. Call us at 773.508.WLUW.

6 : 00p.m.

Playing the finest rock n' roll from planets Earth thru Uranus. Sometimes there are interviews, skits, and journalism stuff.

8 : 00p.m.

Each week on Staring at the Spotlight, DJ Ben picks a different independent or under-appreciated record label, combs through their catalog, and presents a two-hour sampler of what that label has to offer. Past shows have covered rock, folk, funk, jazz, soul, blues, metal, and electronic music from the 1950s to today, so you can be sure to hear something different each week. Get the latest news and updates on the show on facebook, catch up on past shows through Mixcloud, and find all show playlists available on Spotify! Past Shows include..... True Panther Sounds | The Numero Group | Profound Lore Records | Fat Possum Records | Flying Dutchman Records | Stax/Volt Records, 1968-1971 | XL Recordings, 2007-2012 | SideOneDummy Records | ANTI- Records | impulse! Records, 1961-1969 | Wichita Recordings | Kill Rock Stars | Chess Records, 1950-1964 | Jagjaguwar, 2007-2012 | Merge Records, 2000-2008 | Sub Pop Records, 1990-1994 | The Music of Quentin Tarantino Films | Elephant 6 Collective | Blue Note Records, 1958-1962

10 : 00p.m.