On Wednesday December 31st the Polka Jammer Network presents a LIVE 2 Hour Broadcast from Chicago’s Famous White Eagle Banquets located at 6839 N Milwaukee. Ave., located in Niles, IL.
Hosting this two hour event between 11:30-1:30 (EST) 10:30-12:30 (CST) will be Polka & Broadcasting Hall-of-Famer Keith Stras and IPA (International Polka Association) President, Rick Rzeszutko.
Stras & Rzezutko, heard on the Chicagoland airwaves between 1987-1991, will be re-united for this LIVE event. Music for the broadcast will feature Tony Blazonczyk’s New Phaze. Blazonczyk is the son, of the late polka icon , Eddie Blazonczyk ,whose band the Versatones, were Grammy Award Winners back in 1985
The evening will feature live selections from New Phaze plus various clips from Stras & Rzeszurko’s successful 5 year run on Chicagoland radio stations.
Tickets are available to join the celebration in person by calling White Eagle Banquets at (847) 647-0660 or you can purchase tickets on line at www.kncentertains.com.
The Polka Jammer Network is proud the present another “Jammer First” by presenting this historic broadcast from “the Polka Capital, Chicago” claims Jammer President, Todd Zaganiacz.
ron biskup says
We will be listening back here in brighton,mi. thanks for the evening and a very special blessed New Year.
Patty Golembieski says
I’d LOVE to request “PHONE IN HEAVEN WALTZ” in Loving Memory of My Mom and Stas Bulanda for Tony Blazonczyk and New Phaze to play LIVE tonight…we’re listening from New York 🙂 🙂 🙂 THANKS FOR WRITING THIS SONG JOHN “FOO”!!! 🙂 🙂 🙂
Retired Chicago drumer just listing.
Al Miller says
Sounds wonderful! Wish we could be there.
From Fountain Hills Arizona
Happy New Year!
Tom Bykowski says
The New Years Eve show was one big Chicago Polka Party! Stras & Rzezutko were up to their old tricks. Tony Z. & New Phaze highlight was the medley of Eddie B’s songs. Good work boys. Bring it back next New Years Eve.
will the IPA dance at Glendora recorded for polka jammer network on sunday Jan.18, 2015 from 2-5:00 pm be broadcasted again on Tue. 1/20/15. I missed hearing it this afternoon on Mon. 1/19/15. Jeannine
The show will not be repeated on the Polka Jammer radio stream, but is available for a few weeks in the online archives at: http://polkajammernetwork.org/pjn-archives/polka-jammer-live-remotes/