WGN Radio is the number one news and talk station
in Chicago. They are also the exclusive broadcast station for all
Chicago Cubs games, and since 2008, for all Chicago Blackhawks games. Beginning in 1998, WGN Radio desired new
introductory songs to welcome in each Cubs
Tukaiz was chosen to write, produce, and record the Chicago Cubs
theme for all broadcasts on WGN Radio 7-2-0. Since 1998,
Tukaiz has delivered catchy themes,
broadcast with every game. The songs are played about 35 minutes before
the game, for the Cubs Central Pregame show, just before
the national anthem and again at the game closing.
jingles have gone through various themes through the years, such as; “GO, CUBS, GO on 720”, "Chicago, Chicago, Chicago Cubs", "Everybody Loves the Cubs!”, and "Cub, Cubby, Cubbies."
writes the music and lyrics, performs the instrumentation and records
and produces the final tracks. The music genres have ranged from pop
rock, to Caribbean and contemporary. All arrangements and final
production are completed entirely on location at the Tukaiz sound
studios. Win or lose one thing is for sure, everybody loves the Cubs!
And now, Tukaiz has recently produced and recorded the opening theme song
for the Chicago Blackhawks games which are broadcast on WGN Radio. Hear the music below: