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WBEZ 91.5 offers over 560,000 listeners each week a wide variety of programs from news and public affairs to music and arts.  Chicago Public Media produces such distinctive and innovative programming as This American Life, Eight Forty-Eight, Sound Opinions, Worldview and Vocalo.org. WBEZ is the only Chicago area member station of NPR®, producers of Morning Edition® and All Things Considered®. We also broadcast programming distributed by Public Radio International and American Public Media as well as from many other national and international program sources.

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Caption: Nerdette Great Lady Nerds of History Spcial
For America's birthday, Nerdette highlights the mothers of movements. Hosts Tricia and Greta bring you the stories of journalist Nellie Bly, painte...

Bought by KUAC, KUNC, WRPI, WRIR, RadioFreePalmer and more


  • Added: Jun 30, 2014
  • Length: 53:59
  • Purchases: 8
Caption: Freakonomics' Stephen J. Dubner
Freaks and nerds unite! Freakonomics' Stephen Dubner teaches Tricia and Greta how to think like a freak. Plus a portrait of astronaut Sally Ride on...

Bought by KUAC, WRIR, and KMXT


  • Added: Jun 24, 2014
  • Length: 26:59
  • Purchases: 3
Caption: Jesse Eisenberg, Dakota Fanning, Peter Sarsgaard in 'Night Moves'
Adam and Josh review Oregon director Kelly Reichardt’s "Night Moves" with Jesse Eisenberg and Dakota Fanning, and also do some location scouting fo...

Bought by Sun Radio - KDRP Radio, WOUB, WRIR, KCPW, and KSRQ


  • Added: Jun 20, 2014
  • Length: 53:55
  • Purchases: 5
Caption: Pop-science author, Mary Roach
Pop science author Mary Roach tells Nerdette hosts Tricia and Greta about answering gross questions most of us are too afraid to ask. Plus a conver...

Bought by WRIR, KMXT, and KUAC


  • Added: Jun 19, 2014
  • Length: 26:59
  • Purchases: 3
Caption: Marion Cotillard and Joaquin Phoenix in scene from 'The Immigrant'
Josh Larsen and Michael Phillips — along with their respective gangs of New York — leave the Five Points for an exploration of immigration in the m...

Bought by Sun Radio - KDRP Radio, WOUB, WRIR, KCPW, and KSRQ


  • Added: Jun 13, 2014
  • Length: 53:58
  • Purchases: 5
Caption: Angelina Jolie in 'Maleficent'
Josh and The Dissolve’s Tasha Robinson may have to wait until Prince Adam returns in a week or two to lift the curse Tasha just put on this week’s ...

Bought by Sun Radio - KDRP Radio, WOUB, WRIR, KSRQ, and KCPW


  • Added: Jun 06, 2014
  • Length: 53:57
  • Purchases: 5
Caption: 'X-Men: Days of Future Past'
Josh and Michael put aside their petty differences for the good of humanity — and the show — when they share their Top 5 Movie Teams. Plus, a revie...

Bought by Sun Radio - KDRP Radio, WRIR, WOUB, KSRQ, and KCPW


  • Added: May 30, 2014
  • Length: 53:59
  • Purchases: 5
Caption: Godzilla as Godzilla in 'Godzilla'
Don’t tell their wives, but after taping this show, Josh and Adam split a bottle of Jack Daniels and got ink for all of the picks that made this we...

Bought by Sun Radio - KDRP Radio, WRIR, WRST-FM Oshkosh, KCPW, WOUB and more


  • Added: May 23, 2014
  • Length: 53:58
  • Purchases: 6
Caption: Tom Hardy in 'Locke'
The new suspense drama "Locke" stars Tom Hardy, and is set... and his SUV. The drama in this gripping film unravels over the course or a long, lon...

Bought by Sun Radio - KDRP Radio, WRIR, WRST-FM Oshkosh, WOUB, KSRQ and more


  • Added: May 16, 2014
  • Length: 53:59
  • Purchases: 6
Caption: Macon Blair in filmmaker Jeremy Saulnier's new film, 'Blue Ruin'
Adam's Top Most Anticipated Summer Movies boasts a collective budget that might cover a week of catering on the set of "Transformers: Age of Extinc...

Bought by Sun Radio - KDRP Radio, WOUB, WRIR, WRST-FM Oshkosh, KSRQ and more


  • Added: May 09, 2014
  • Length: 53:58
  • Purchases: 6
Caption: Keanu Reeves and River Phoenix in Gus Van Sant's 1991 classic 'My Own Private Idaho'
Adam bites his tongue to avoid making any "Hudson Hawk" jokes as he and Josh go back to their high school days for a countdown of the Top 5 Films o...

Bought by Sun Radio - KDRP Radio, WRIR, WRST-FM Oshkosh, WOUB, KSRQ and more


  • Added: May 02, 2014
  • Length: 53:59
  • Purchases: 6
Caption: Tilda Swinton in Jim Jarmusch's 'Only Lovers Left Alive'
Filmspotting comes in peace, even if its Top 5 list does not. Your hosts consider their favorite cinematic Things From Space (That Came To Destroy ...

Bought by KSRQ, Sun Radio - KDRP Radio, WOUB, WRIR, WRST-FM Oshkosh and more


  • Added: Apr 26, 2014
  • Length: 53:59
  • Purchases: 6
Caption: First-time actor Gary Poulter in David Gordon Green's 'Joe'
Filmspotting has been making radio for almost 10 years as amateurs, so Adam and Josh should have an insight or two on the folks who make their Top ...

Bought by KSRQ, Sun Radio - KDRP Radio, WRIR, WOUB, WRST-FM Oshkosh and more


  • Added: Apr 18, 2014
  • Length: 53:59
  • Purchases: 6
Caption: Mia Goth, star of 'Nymphomaniac: Vol. 1'
Michael and Josh try and avoid embarrassing flashbacks to their adolescence when they get into this week’s Top 5: Sex-Obsessed Characters, inspired...

Bought by Sun Radio - KDRP Radio, WRIR, WOUB, KCPW, and KSRQ


  • Added: Apr 04, 2014
  • Length: 53:59
  • Purchases: 5
Caption: Russell Crowe in scene from Darren Aronofsky’s 'Noah'
Hope you’ve got your sea legs for this week’s show as Josh and Michael Phillips count down their Top 5 Movie Boats, a list inspired by the first fa...

Bought by WRST-FM Oshkosh, Sun Radio - KDRP Radio, WOUB, WRIR, KCPW and more


  • Added: Mar 28, 2014
  • Length: 53:57
  • Purchases: 6
Caption: Jake Gyllenhaal opposite Jake Gyllenhaal in Denis Villeneuve's 'Enemy'
Jake Gyllenhaal tests his acting chops against… Jake Gyllenhaal, in this week's review of the new psychological thriller 'Enemy,' Denis Villeneuve’...

Bought by WRST-FM Oshkosh, Sun Radio - KDRP Radio, WOUB, WRIR, KSRQ and more


  • Added: Mar 21, 2014
  • Length: 54:00
  • Purchases: 6
Caption: Ralph Fiennes in 'The Grand Budapest Hotel'; Bill Murray in 'Rushmore'
Wes Anderson takes such care with each frame that it would be easy to choose five favorite moments from any one of his films. But Josh and Michael ...

Bought by Sun Radio - KDRP Radio, WRIR, WOUB, WRST-FM Oshkosh, KSRQ and more


  • Added: Mar 14, 2014
  • Length: 53:57
  • Purchases: 6
Caption: Artwork for Michel's album. Photo features Muhammad Ali and Michel.
On this week's The State We're In from WBEZ: Muhammad Ali and Me. The story of how Muhammad Ali tried to make one man into a rock and roll supersta...

Bought by XRAY.fm


  • Added: Mar 13, 2014
  • Length: 25:59
  • Purchases: 1
Caption: the later actor, Harold Ramis
"Caddyshack," "Stripes," "Ghostbusters"… as an actor, a writer and a director, Harold Ramis left an indelible mark on the last three decades of mov...

Bought by Sun Radio - KDRP Radio, WOUB, WRIR, WRST-FM Oshkosh, KSRQ and more


  • Added: Mar 07, 2014
  • Length: 53:58
  • Purchases: 6
Caption: The Oscars are coming!
Oscar expert, and senior editor at New York Magazine's Vulture, Kyle Buchanan joins Filmspotting's Adam and Josh to offer up the inside scoop on th...

Bought by Sun Radio - KDRP Radio, WRIR, KSRQ, and KCPW


  • Added: Feb 27, 2014
  • Length: 53:58
  • Purchases: 4