Tom Lounges’ 2019 "MIDWEST BEAT" Program Schedule of Guests

Jan 30, 2019

UPCOMING SCHEDULE OF TOM LOUNGES’  LAKESHORE PUBLIC RADIO PROGRAMS

TOM LOUNGES CELEBRITY INTERVIEW PROGRAMS NOW TWICE WEEKLY! 

"MIDWEST BEAT with Tom Lounges" airs TUESDAYS - 7:00-8:00pm CST  (with this same show being rebroadcast the following Friday Night - 11:00pm CST)

"MIDWEST BEAT with Tom Lounges" also airs a new and different afternoon show each and every FRIDAY from 12:00-2:00pm CST.

* NOTE:  Scheduled guests and topics are subject to change.

AT TIME OF POSTING SHOWS ARE CONFIRMED UNLESS OTHERWISE NOTED

PAST PROGRAMS AVAILABLE ON DEMAND: 

All past radio shows by Tom Lounges are currently available for "On Demand" listening.   Simply go to www.lakeshorepublicradio.org  and choose the show of your choice from either the "music" or "program" listings on the menu.   Scroll down to find the show you want to listen to -- then just click.   Enjoy!

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FRIDAY, FEBRUARY 1st - 1:00-2:00pm  -- FIRST  HOUR

GUEST:  CHRIS from BRITBEAT Beatles Tribute group

Information:  For the first half of the program, Tom Lounges will chat with Chris Getsla, who is the founder/producer and the "Paul McCartney" character of the nationally touring Beatles Tribute, BritBeat.  Getsla will talk about his group's upcoming 6pm special performance on February 8 at The Chicago Auto Show at McCormick Place in Chicago, and their headline 8pm performance on February 16 at the Pheasant Run Resort in St. Charles, IL. 

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FRIDAY, FEBRUARY 1st - 1:00-2:00pm  -- SECOND HOUR

GUEST:  PHIL POTEMPA & CHRISTA ZIVANOVIC  cast of "Love Letters"

Information:  The second half of the program (2-3pm) will feature Post-Tribune columnist Phil Potempa and NWI Times Features Editor  Crista Zivanovic live in studio discussing their performance of A.R. Gurney's stage favorite, "Love Letters," running for one show only at 2pm this Sunday at Theatre At The Center (1040 Ridge Rd.) in Munster as a fundraiser for the theatre.  More: (www.theatreatthecenter.com).

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TUESDAY, FEBRUARY  5th - 7:00-8:00pm 

Guest: To Be Announced

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FRIDAY, FEBRUARY 8th - 1:00-2:00pm  -- FIRST  HOUR

GUEST:  ROCK DOC --  Book Author:  NEIL RATNER, M.D. 

Information:  For this half of the program, Tom Lounges will interview Dr. Neil Ratner (aka "Rock Doc") about his brand new memoir, "ROCK DOC",  which was released worldwide the week of January 20, 2019.  In the book, Dr. Ratner shares his escapades in the rock and roll business and much, much more, chronicling his extraordinary journey from the music business to medicine, back to music and everywhere in between.  It's an amazing story with never-before-seen photos featured in the book, and it's the topic of Tom's chat with the famous medical man to the stars. 

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FRIDAY, FEBRUARY 8th - 1:00-2:00pm  -- SECOND HOUR

GUEST:  TBA

Information:

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