Sound Sessions

Sound Sessions is the Voice of Chicago Music. Music Journalist Michael Heidemann talking all things music. Long form Interviews with all your favorite bands, Concert/Festival/Album Reviews and all the best new music you should be listening to!

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Bert Kreischer | The Most Interesting Man In Comedy. [Performing At The Chicago Theater Nov 9th]

THIS JOURNALIST IS OFFICIALLY CROWNING BERT KREISCHER AS THE MOST INTERESTING MAN IN COMEDY.   If you haven’t heard his name yet or listened to his mega-smash comedy specials on Netflix, what the hell have you been doing with your life?  Bert Kreis


 2019-09-17  n/a

The Rembrandts | “Friends” TV Show Theme Song Group Release Their First Album “Via Satellite” In Over 18 Years

Sound Sessions Host Michael Heidemann calls up lead singer of The Rembrandts Danny Wild to chat about the bands new album “Via Satellite” which is their first release in over 18 years! Listen To The Full Podcast Right Here: Visit: http://www.


 2019-09-09  n/a

Pearl Jam “Ten” vs. 2 Dudes 1 Disc [Special Guest: Erik Niewiarowski]

On this episode of 2 Dudes 1 Disc, host Mike Heidemann and former WGN master of the reel Erik Niewiarowski dive into Pearl Jam’s first album “Ten.” This would be the iconic sound that shaped a generation and forever placed their mark in


 2019-09-03  n/a

Ashley McBryde | Shares Advice For Up and Coming Songwriters: “Make Them Afraid of You Not Being Afraid”

Singer/Songwriter Ashley McBryde speaks with Sound Sessions host Michael Heidemann live at Chicago’s Apple Store before her intimate Apple Music’s Up Next Live performance.  They detail her humble beginnings in country music and how wisdom fr


 2019-08-29  n/a

Billy Ray Cyrus | After 19+ Weeks At Billboard’s Top Spot Billy Ray Cyrus Hits The ‘Old Town Road’ Again With New Single “Chevys and Fords”

Billy Ray Cyrus and country artist Johnny McGuire join Sound Sessions host Michael Heidemann to chat about their new single “Chevy’s and Fords”.  On the heels of Lil Nas X’s smash hit “Old Town Road” Billy Ray Cyrus jo


 2019-08-15  n/a

Cameron Crowe Dives Into The Wildly Beautiful Mind of Music Legend David Crosby

WGN Radio’s Mike Heidemann speaks to Cameron Crowe about the journey he took as he dove into the wildly introspective mind of David Crosby.  “David Crosby: Remember My Name” directed by  A.J. Eaton the film centers around the highs and


 2019-08-01  n/a

Rocky Horror Picture Show vs. 2 Dudes 1 Disc [Special Guest: Kim Gordon]

On today’s show we’re switching the name to “1 Dude, 1 Dame and 1 Disc” as we welcome WGN Radio’s newsmaker and journalist extraordinaire Kim Gordon to take on the 70s smash-hit soundtrack from ‘The Rocky Horror Pictur


 2019-07-26  n/a

The Revivalists | Guitarist Zach Feinberg Shares Stories of Hanging with The Rolling Stones, Recording at Muscle Shoals and His Love for Chicago-based Piece Pizza

The Revivalists have been going strong for the last 10+ years with their infectious sound and captivating live performances.  On this episode of Sound Sessions, host Mike Heidemann calls up Revivalist guitar player Zach Feinberg who alongside singer Davi


 2019-07-26  n/a

Everclear “So Much For The Afterglow” vs. 2 Dudes 1 Disc [Special Guest: Ryan Burrow]

On this episode we take on the heart-wrenching and gritty masterpiece “So Much For The Afterglow” by Everclear.  And who better to take on this 90s banger than WGN news anchor and award winning journalist, Ryan Burrow. Each week, “Music Insid


 2019-07-19  n/a

TLC “CrazySexyCool” vs. 2 Dudes 1 Disc [Special Guest: CaSera Henning aka DJ Ca$hEra]

Today we flip it back to the 90s with one of the greatest albums of the era… CrazySexyCool by TLC stands the test of time as we dive into it song by song on this episode of 2 Dudes 1 Disc with Special Guest: WGN Radio’s CaSera Henning aka DJ


 2019-07-12  n/a