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The Chris Plante Show

Every weekday morning from 9am – 11am CT, Chris Plante will have the inside word on the day’s top stories, what’s really important, and what it means to you. Chris is a recovering member of the Washington media, having spent 17 years at CNN covering Breaking News and Pentagon and National Security issues. He knows…Continue Reading

Upcoming Events

6/6/20 – Journey and Pretenders

6/6/20 – Journey and Pretenders

For almost half the year, Journey and Pretenders will be taking on a massive tour that will bring them to over 60 shows! Journey says their 2020 shows will feature their “hits from start to finish” plus a new onstage production over the summer. Your chance to see them near Chicago will be on Saturday, June…Continue Reading

6/6/20 – RATT, Cinderella, Skid Row and Slaughter

6/6/20 – RATT, Cinderella, Skid Row and Slaughter

Four great rock bands, RATT, Cinderela’s Tom Keifer, Skid Row, and Slaughter are all coming together for one mega show! The “Big Rock Summer Tour,” will be coming to Rosemont on Saturday, June 6th at the Rosemont Theatre! Tickets are on sale so make sure you get your tickets because they’re bound to sell fast! WLS-AM wants to send…Continue Reading

6/20/20 – Randy Bachman and Burton Cumming

6/20/20 – Randy Bachman and Burton Cumming

For the first time in 10 years, Randy Bachman and Burton Cummings will be coming together to support the music of Guess Who, Bachman-Turner Overdrive, and more. The Together Again, Live in Concert will be taking place this summer but you can see them in Rosemont on Saturday, June 20th at the Rosemont Theatre! Tickets are…Continue Reading

6/24/20 – Steely Dan

6/24/20 – Steely Dan

Steely Dan announced their Earth After Hours summer tour with Steve Winwood, playing amphitheaters across North America. Fans can expect to hear all the hits from both iconic acts. This legendary tour will be stopping at the Hollywood Casino Amphitheatre on Friday, June 26th. Tickets are on sale now or you can win a pair below! WLS-AM wants…Continue Reading

7/3/20 – Journey and Pretenders

7/3/20 – Journey and Pretenders

For almost half the year, Journey and Pretenders will be taking on a massive tour that will bring them to over 60 shows! Journey says their 2020 shows will feature their “hits from start to finish” plus a new onstage production over the summer. Your chance to see them near Chicago will be on Friday, July…Continue Reading

7/17/20 – Alanis Morissette

7/17/20 – Alanis Morissette

Celebrating 25 years of her iconic album, Jagged Little Pill, the singer/songwriter Alanis Morisette is going on a world tour! Also with her new album, Such Pretty Forks in the Road, out in May, 2020 is a huge year. She will be stopping at the Hollywood Casino Amphitheatre on Friday, July 17th during her world tour. Here…Continue Reading

7/18 – Jimmy Buffett and The Coral Reefer Band

7/18 – Jimmy Buffett and The Coral Reefer Band

Jimmy Buffett and The Coral Reefer Band are returning to Chicago with the Slack Tide Tour 2020! You can see this show on Saturday, July 18th at the United Center! If you haven’t already seen him perform or want to go again, get tickets before they sell out! Tickets go on sale at 10am on February 26th! Want to…Continue Reading

7/18/20 – Hall and Oates

7/18/20 – Hall and Oates

Classic rock duo, Daryl Hall and John Oates – or, Hall and Oates, if you will – are going on tour! This time around, they are joined by Squeeze and KT Tunstall! Out of their 32-city dates, they’ll be in the Chicagoland area at Hollywood Casino Amphitheatre on Saturday, July 18th. Tickets are on sale now,…Continue Reading

7/18/20 – Hollies

7/18/20 – Hollies

For the first time in 18 years, The Hollies, will be making their return for a U.S Tour! Having formed in 1962, they will be heading on The Road Is Long Tour and will be stopping in Chicago on Saturday, July 18th at the Chicago Theatre! Tickets go on sale March 6th at 10am or you can win them below! Want…Continue Reading

7/21/20 – Bon Jovi

7/21/20 – Bon Jovi

Rock and Roll Hall of Fame band BON JOVI has broken every touring record imaginable, topped every chart, and received every accolade, and now has their sights set on kicking off 2020 with new music and touring. The Grammy Award-winning band announced the Bon Jovi 2020 Tour today, presented by Live Nation, will start in…Continue Reading

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Watch Nancy Pelosi squirm as PM Netanyahu honors Steve Scalise

Watch Nancy Pelosi squirm as PM Netanyahu honors Steve Scalise

Earlier this week, Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu was in town, and stopped by capital hill to give Steve Scalise an IDF paratroopers Red Beret.  Nancy Pelosi wasn’t too thrilled.  Watch as she checks her watch and sucks more of that physical spite off of her teeth, just like she did at the State of…

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