Barber Shop Show

Coming to you live from Carter's Barbershop in Chicago's North Lawndale neighborhood, The Barber Shop Show brings you a weekly dose of real talk, straight from the shop floor. No punches are pulled and no topic is considered off-topic.

The show is hosted by WBEZ's Richard Steele (and produced by Ayana Contreras). It is produced in collaboration with The Chicago Reporter.

The Barber Shop Show airs every Friday at 12pm CST on, 90.7 FM, and 89.5 FM.

The show also rebroadcasts on Saturdays at Noon on Vocalo, and on Vocalo's sister station,
WBEZ 91.5 FM on Sundays at 3pm.

The Barber Shop Show is brought to you thanks to the generous support of the Corporation for Public Broadcasting and the McCormick Foundation.
Recent Tweets @bssfeed

In the wake of an Election Season that has been classified as both “tide-turning” and “historic”, what’s next for The President, Congress, and everyday Americans?

Joining us at the shop were:
Fernando Diaz, Managing Editor at Hoy
Political Commentator Monroe Anderson
Freelance Writer Elias Cepeda
Charles Leeks of Neighborhood Housing Services of North Lawndale

Hosting this week was Richard Steele with special Co-Host Megan Cottrell of the Chicago Reporter.