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ROOTS with ROBB: P!nk

We apparently don’t do enough of ‘current pop’ on this show.  But P!nk should suffice.  I’ll go on record (and I don’t think it’s much of a stretch) that she’s the best female pop star of the last 2 decades.  No one has had the track record she has with the ability to change up…read more »


ROOTS with ROBB: The Violent Femmes

The Violent Femmes are interesting band for Roots because they’re kind of on an island all to themselves.  Sure there’s Dylan influence and The Talking Heads, and other artists who have done similar things, but the Femmes just do it a bit differently, and it works.  Although after playing this week’s Roots song on the…read more »

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Nothing But 90s Playlist: December 9th – 13th

Monday, December 9th sponsored by Marseilles Sheet Metal Angry Again – Megadeth Money Talks – AC/DC (new album next year with late Malcolm Young guitar parts?) Shelf in the Room – Days of the New What it’s Like – Everlast 6th Avenue Heartache – Wallflowers (Jakob Dylan is 50 today) Nothing Compares 2 U – Sinead…read more »


ROOTS with ROBB: Classic Album Bowie….Ziggy Stardust….

What you could easily call the album where David Bowie became David Bowie as we know him, the ever changing chameleon of Rock n’ Roll.  Find out why this is in Robb’s ‘Desert Island’ collection and the crazy Wizard of Oz influence on ‘Starman.’ Roots is co-hosted and brought to you by Farmer’s Insurance, the Robert Hasty…read more »


Shap interviews AEW’s THE YOUNG BUCKS!

You can call it fake, you can call it a male soap opera, trash it all you want…but when it’s done right, Professional Wrestling is magical.  Dare I say it, GOOD Professional Wrestling is HIGH ART.  It’s not a sip of fancy wine at the theater, it’s enjoying A Little Bit of the Bubbly while watching a…read more »


Jon “Shap” Shapiro
Shap in the Morning

Shap has been a fixture on radio stations in Starved Rock Country since 2001 as a popular Air Personality and Commercial Production talent.

The Illinois Broadcasters Association has recognized his radio broadcasting work with two 1st Place awards for Best Humorous Commercial along with nominations for Personality of the Year and Best Use of New Media. He has also been honored by the Illinois Small Business Development Center at IVCC as one of the 40 under 40 Class of 2013.

Listen to Shap in the Morning weekdays from 5:30-9am on 95.3 JackFM.

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