Tag Archives: A City Called Heaven

Bob Marovich Interviewed by Steve Dale for WGN Plus

                Many thanks to my friend Steve Dale for interviewing me about my book, A City Called Heaven: Chicago and the Birth of Gospel Music. Our discussion was featured on “Steve Dale’s Other World” for WGN Plus, a podcast offering of WGN Radio. Listen to the podcast here: “Steve Dale’s Other World.” Be sure to check out Steve’s other podcasts for WGN Plus, as well as his contributions as an internationally-renowned animal expert at “Steve Dale’s Pet World.”

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JGM’s Bob Marovich Profiled in Chicago Reader

Check out this wonderful article written by Peter Margasak about JGM’s Bob Marovich. Peter tells my story far better than I could ever tell it myself! http://www.chicagoreader.com/chicago/bob-robert-marovich-city-called-heaven-gospel-book-festival/Content?oid=17800579

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City of Chicago :: Chicago Gospel Music Festival – Preview Events

“A City Called Heaven: Chicago and the Birth of Gospel Music” Saturday, April 25 at 2pm Woodson Regional Library, Auditorium 9525 S Halsted St, Chicago, IL Book Discussion & Signing with Robert Marovich. Featuring performances by special guest artists. See more at: City of Chicago :: Chicago Gospel Music Festival – Preview Events.

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Coming April 2015: A City Called Heaven: Chicago and the Birth of Gospel Music

Journal of Gospel Music Editor-in-Chief Bob Marovich has written the definitive history of gospel music from Chicago, the genre’s birthplace.  Available from the University of Illinois Press starting in April 2015. Read more here: UI Press | Robert Marovich | A City Called Heaven: Chicago and the Birth of Gospel Music.

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