Glitterbox Radio Show

Every Friday night, The Beat kicks off your weekend our Friday Night Dance Party.

Early on, from 7PM – 10PM it’s all throwbacks and old school mixes keeping the Chicago style of DJ’ing alive and well for future generations.

At 11PM, we turn it over to the newer house music styles brought to you by some of the biggest international names including this show.

If you miss the show, we have all shows archived on demand for you to listen to anytime, anywhere on any device – including our own APP

You can also listen using the iHeartRadio app, search WCKG in Chicago to listen live Friday nights from 7PM – 7AM so you never miss a beat!


Glitterbox is a nightlife phenomenon, conceptualized in 2015 by Defected boss Simon Dunmore.

Ever since, Glitterbox has generated an inclusive, uplifting party atmosphere designed to unite all ages, persuasions and walks of life on the dancefloor.

Glitterbox parties bring the world’s most respected DJs to appear alongside emerging talents for a soundtrack that showcases dance music in its purest forms.

Moving mind, body and soul, Glitterbox events bring dancers, fierce performers, drag queens and music together to make truly unforgettable moments on dancefloors around the world.

The 21st century disco is renowned by discerning music lovers everywhere from Ibiza to New York, specializing in golden era disco, contemporary soulful house and dancefloor anthems.

Meanwhile, the Glitterbox imprint releases music from the likes of Mousse T., Purple Disco Machine, Folamour, Debbie Jacobs, The Shapeshifters, and many more. The accompanying compilations and radio show distil Glitterbox’s unique and infectious energy, digging deep into dance music history and the very finest new sounds.

Truly a force to be reckoned with in global nightlife culture.


01. Kathy Sledge – Heart (Revival Mix) [Epic] 02. Nicole – Rock The House (Hurley’s House Of Trix Mix) [High Fashion Digital] 03. Johnick – C’Mon Give It Up [4th Floor] 04. The B. B. Q. Band – Dreamer (Shep Pettibone Long Vocal Version) [PTG Records] 05. Gayle Adams – Stretchin’ Out (Special 12_ Mix) [Prelude Records] 06. SIMON DUNMORE’S PICK: The Shapeshifters – Life Is A Dance Floor (Original Mix) [Glitterbox Recordings] 07. MOUSSE T’S PICK: Selace – So Hooked On Your Lovin’ (Mousse T’s Disco Shizzle Mix) [Defected] 08. JELLY BEAN’S PICK: Whitney Houston – Love Will Save the Day (Jellybean & David Morales 1987 Classic Underground Mix) [Arista] 09. KATHY SLEDGE’S PICK: Sister Sledge – Lost In Music (Dimitri From Paris Remix) (2018 Remaster) [Defected] 10. Barbara Tucker – I Get Lifted (The Underground Network Mix) [Strictly Rhythm] 11. Johnny Corporate – In The Pocket [Soul Heaven Records] 12. Fries & Bridges – Forever This (Original) [Minority Music] 13. Rene & Angela – I Love You More [Capitol Records]