Live Wire Radio with Luke Burbank


Submitted by -React Presents Wed, 11/23/2016 - 10:55 am

Presented by WBEZ, LIVE WIRE RADIO, the independent public radio variety show hosted by LUKE BURBANK is making its way from Portland, Oregon eastward for its first-ever Chicago taping on December 2nd at Lincoln Hall. 

Tickets are now on sale at

The show airs on 120 stations nationwide including WBEZ (Saturday at 8pm), it is taped in front of a live audience and features cultural notables; best-selling authors, comedians, spokespeople for the sciences, and musicians. It’s like Late Night for public radio.

Host Luke Burbank (Wait, Wait…Don’t Tell Me panelist) will welcome the inimitable Reggie Watts – a self-described disinformationist who combines beatboxing, rhyme, humor and cultural commentary to delight, inform and transfix his audiences. Additional guest to be announced.