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May 18, 2019

It’s Memorial Day 1983, and WLS-FM made Steve and Garry work. They ran the the Joli 15 race on "It’s Too Early" show earlier in the day. There's a call to the Bijou Theater, talk about the US festival, and they cannot talk about the Pet Fishsticks record.

The Joli 15, as well as "It's Too Early" in general, was...


May 11, 2019

Penn & Teller are in town at the Shubert. This was Penn (and Teller's first time on the show! TOPICS: Magic Castle, David Letterman, Bruce Springsteen, and a flashing Phoebe Cates! This is the first of many Penn Jillette visits, and it's a total classic.

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May 4, 2019

Burl Ives is dead? There was a soccer tragedy in England. Daniel Dixon wins the 69.9 million Lotto. Steve and Garry read from ''Cary Grant: The Lonely Heart.'' It says he hooked up with Howard Hughes & Randolph Scott! All on "Part One" of this full show!

We will have Pt.2 for you next week, and SPOILER ALERT:...


Apr 27, 2019

In this rollicking episode from 4-19-83 on WLS FM95 (really 94.7) it seems that Steve is recovering from a night of partying. He'd been recording Hoochie Coochie Mayor (for Harold Washington) and recording sessions, were always a good place to get wasted.

New songs were usually recorded right around the time that...


Apr 20, 2019

As the title clearly states, this is Pt.2 of Steve and Garry's Magical Oscars Red Carpet ride. They worked for WLS-AM which was owned by ABC at the time, so they were able to wrangle press credentials. They were NEVER invited back. What a waste of talent.

They actually, didn't ever want to go back. It was a...