Weird Lady Music

Bi-weekly (1st & 3rd Days Above)


Host Baltazark (Jodie Baltazar) brings you WEIRD MUSIC made by ladies and music made by WEIRD LADIES spanning genres, geographies, and generations. This show is about finding and celebrating the curious ways in which women confront social or artistic banality with sonic self-expression.

Out of the Archives!

Monthly (2nd Day Above)


Out of the Archives! share a diverse range of stories told by public housing residents, as well as those working in the field, from our Oral History Archive. The stories in our archive lift the voices of an oftentimes marginalized community and create a space for important conversations to happen. Each episode features a different theme that responds to our mission to preserve, promote, and propel the right of all people to a place where they can live and prosper.

Gridlock Soundlab

Bi-Weekly (1st & 3rd Days Above)


This is Sadie Woods, and I’m bringing you Gridlock Soundlab, rush hour radio featuring House, Afro Latin Rhythms, Worldbeat, Disco, Funk, Soul, Electro, and Indie Dance music. Gridlock Soundlab, first and third Fridays at 4, only on 105.5 FM, Lumpen Radio.

Democracy Now

Monday thru Friday


Daily national news program hosted by journalists Amy Goodman and Juan González.

Democracy Now on the Web

The Jams



Classic, Old School and more…these are the JAMS!

Lumpen Week in Review



Welcome to Lumpen Week in Review the show that covers the past week of news, happenings and programs presented on Lumpen Radio.

Vapor Radio

Monday thru Friday


Let the vapor embrace you. New moods. New attitudes. New music

Star Creature Vibes Radio



Star Creature Vibes Radio is a penetrative exploration into the alternative world of Disco. The show begs to answer one of the defining questions of the last 1000 years: “What is Boogie?” Host Tim Zawada alongside notable guests from across the globe, play an assortment of underrepresented and left leaning with a large focus on the later 70s to early 80s Boogie Phenomenon with a healthy dose of contemporary Boogie Styles, House and Spaced Out Modern Funk.

Future Rootz

Bi-Weekly (2nd & 4th Days Above)


Future Rootz explores music, history, and culture from across las Americas, sharing Afro-Latine and other roots sounds. Each broadcast includes new music, vintage vinyl finds, and conversations with guest artists.

Find us @futurerootz //

Hitting Left with the Mike Klonsky & Friends



A one hour conversation with guests from Chicago and around the country on education, political and social justice issues.