The Power of SmartTalk
1590 WCGO is a 10,000 watt radio station with studios in Evanston, IL. One of the few independently owned and independent-minded radio stations in Chicago. Introducing SmartTalk for the 21st Century.
We are no longer amused by the lowest-common-denominator "bashing and trashing" talk radio offered up and down the dial. We believe you deserve, and expect, better radio. If you're tired of the finger-pointing and piling-on, you've found the right home. It's time to start raising the bar by presenting intelligent ideas and solutions in a respectful, thought-provoking manner.
WCGO delivers a fresh perspective with SmartTalk radio, featuring The Dave Ramsey Show, The Kate Dalley Show, The Hard Question with Blanquita Collum, the North Shore-centric French & Friends, the latest top-of-the-hour headlines from Westwood One News and entertaining late nights with The Citizen Kelly Show and Coast2Coast. Weekends present informative and educational programs like SoberRadio, Mighty House Radio, The Mike Nowak Show, Gentleman Grochowski, Playtime with Sid and Bill featuring Kerri Kendrick, Gun Talk, Mike Jackson's Outdoors, Richie Zie's Automotive Museum and Chicago History, Alex Jones Sunday Edition, Beyond The Beltway with Bruce DuMont and more...all delivering a new type of talk.
Chicago radio has never sounded better.
SmartTalk. Radio to think by.