Twin Peaks talk Wild Onion and collaborative approach to writing songs

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Chicago’s Twin Peaks have been on a rapid rise since the release of their first album Sunken. The band joined Jesse Menendez to talk about new music, their collaborative approach to writing songs and how they may have played a small part in Chance The Rapper’s 10 Days Mixtape.

New album Wild Onion comes out 8/5.

The MusicVox airs weekdays 4-6 PM on 90.7 FM (CHI) / 89.5 (NWI) /www.vocalo.org

Author Gareth Murphy discusses 100+ years of record industry history

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"Cowboys and Indies - The Epic History of the Record Industry," is being called the first definitive history on both sides of the Atlantic. The book covers more than 100 years and, among other things, it looks to demonstrate that to truly understand the industry’s future we must be knowledgeable of its past. Jesse Menendez spoke with the book’s author Gareth Murphy.

The MusicVox airs weekdays 4-6 PM on 90.7 FM (CHI) / 89.5 (NWI) /www.vocalo.org

White Mystery explore the world of fantasy on new album Dubble Dragon

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This year, Chicago garage rock duo White Mystery released a double album called Dubble Dragon and embarked on a world tour to support it. Upon their return, Alex and Francis joined Jesse Menendez on The MusicVox to share their travel stories and talk about the fantasy-themed album and the new approach they took to writing it.

The MusicVox airs weekdays 4-6 PM on 90.7 FM (CHI) / 89.5 (NWI) /www.vocalo.org

Trainwreck Symphony on Live From Studio 10 (aired July 2014)

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Chicago’s Trainwreck Symphony blend a variety of influences from R&B to hard rock to create a strain of rock that they have called “Modern Metal,” a sound that features stabbing riffs, thick bass lines, and front man Kona’s piercing vocals.

Live From Studio 10 airs Tuesdays at 8pm CST on Vocalo 90.7 FM (CHI) / 89.5 FM (NWI) and Vocalo.org, and features emerging bands and music artists from Chicago and beyond. One hour of music and interview, all live. The show is hosted by Jesse Menendez, produced by Fyodor Sakhnovski and engineered by Adam Yoffe. Subscribe to the podcast here: bitly.com/vocaloLFS10

AyOH on Live From Studio 10 (aired June 2014)

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Chicago’s AyOH deliver refined and emotive pop melodies over a back drop of dense, high energy rock arrangements. We’re excited to welcome the band in our studio to talk about the development of their sonic identity, and to hear new tunes from their upcoming album, Dangerous Questions.

Live From Studio 10 airs Tuesdays at 8pm CST on Vocalo 90.7 FM (CHI) / 89.5 FM (NWI) and Vocalo.org, and features emerging bands and music artists from Chicago and beyond. One hour of music and interview, all live. The show is hosted by Jesse Menendez, produced by Fyodor Sakhnovski and this episode was engineered by Mary Gaffney. Subscribe to the podcast here:bitly.com/vocaloLFS10

Swamp Heat on Live From Studio 10 (aired June 2014)

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Chicago’s Swamp Heat bring New Orleans style Soul and Funk to the windy city. Armed with a trombone, a couple of saxophones and a powerful voice in singer Brandi Sanders, the band delivers irresistible grooves and heartfelt ballads, paying homage to long standing Southern musical traditions.

Live From Studio 10 airs Tuesdays at 8pm CST on Vocalo 90.7 FM (CHI) / 89.5 FM (NWI) and Vocalo.org, and features emerging bands and music artists from Chicago and beyond. One hour of music and interview, all live. The show is hosted by Jesse Menendez, produced by Fyodor Sakhnovski and engineered by Adam Yoffe. Subscribe to the podcast here: bitly.com/vocaloLFS10