We’re extremely proud to announce the debut episode of the Loud Loop Press Podcast. This podcast is a round table discussion in which a panel of local music experts have a casual conversation about Chicago music scene things and happenings. In this first episode, we talk favorite Chicago releases of 2014 so far, cassette tapes, summer music festivals and more with CHIRP Radio Vice President Micha Ward, local electronic pop artist Rachel Thomas, also known as KSRA, and Chicago Reader Music Staff Writer Leor Galil. The podcast was produced, edited and moderated by Richard Giraldi. Stream or download the first episode below.