Glitterbox Radio Show

Every Friday night, The Beat kicks off your weekend with 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.

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.

Enjoy the show each week right here on The Beat!


01. McFadden & Whitehead – Ain’t No Stoppin’ Us Now [Philadelphia International Records] 02. Lab Rats – Music Is My Life (Dr Packer Remix) [Glitterbox Recordings] 03. T.U.R.F. – Never Get Enough (Original Mix) [True Romance Records] 04. Inner Life – I Like It Like That (Tom Moulton Remix) [Salsoul Records] 05. Nuyorican Soul featuring. India – Runaway (Original Flava 12”) [Talkin’ Loud] 06. Esther Williams – Last Night Changed It All [Friends & Co.] 07. Chic – What About Me (Dr Packer’s 116bpm Mix) [Atlantic] 08. Sueño Latino featuring. Manuel Goettsching – Sueño Latino (Paradise Version) [DFC] 09. Earth People – Dance (Club Mix) [Underworld Records] 10. Floorplan – So Glad [M-Plant] 11. Gershon Jackson – Love Desire (Mike Dunn’s Blackball Love Mixx) [Omni Music Solutions] 12. Prince – Controversy (Mighty Mouse’s Revised Edit) [Nightfilm] 13. Candid – Thousand Finger Man [Solid State Records] 14. Rufus & Chaka Khan – Live In Me (featuring. Chaka Khan) [MCA Records]