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I will be talking with Curtis Mayfield's son Todd, co-author of terrific book, “Traveling Soul: The Life of Curtis Mayfield” 6 p.m. Wednesday at Harold Washington Library. Curtis was Chicago's own and an internationally recognized musical genius.
It's a dear landmark for many who live on the South Side but a pleasant surprise for others to learn that Chicago has its own castle with a fascinating history. 
@KoganAfterHours 9-11 pm Sunday on @WGNRadio features folks talking about staging “Ella Fitzgerald Live at Mister Kelly’s” benefit Jan 29 at City Winery and me on Curtis Mayfield and event Wednesday at Harold Washington Library. Lots of music from these bygone musical masters.
In the often loud and frequently inane blah-blah-blah that is radio, Milt Rosenberg was for nearly half a century an oasis of intelligent conversation and learned curiosity. Rosenberg died of pneumonia and its complications on Tuesday. He was 92 years old.
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