Numero Group: By The Numbers

Celestial Navigations Review on WBEZ
February 18, 2010, 11:27 am
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Here’s an MP3 from WBEZ’s 848 show this morning where Amy Beste reviews our upcoming screening of Celestial Navigations this weekend.

More Light, from the South Side and beyond

Nice interview that Richard Steele, host of WBEZ’s 848, did with our own Tom Lunt and Michael Abramson.

Joe Tangari chimed in yesterday with an 8.3 on Pitchfork. Seriously, what’s it going to take to crack 9? Are we going to need to reissue an entire city block circa 1968 replete with trees and dogs? Just asking.

Lastly, Blurt blurted a 9 star review this morning. Give it up for Jason Bugg who, when sending the link this AM, included this tidbit:

“I love your label. Seriously. Half of the songs on my wedding CD came from your releases. If I ever get divorced I’m leading off that CD with “Your Replacement is Here.”

If Jason wife is reading this, I’m pretty sure he was joking.

Light On The South Side with WBEZ’s Richard Steele
November 19, 2009, 4:35 pm
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When Chicago radio legend Richard Steele interviewed Tom and photographer Michael Abramson for WBEZ’s 848 program this morning, we discovered he and Michael had something in common. They were both prowling the same South Side clubs at the same time. Here are Mr & Mrs Steele in front of Perv’s House, circa 1976 or so: