Foo Fighters Break Up, Blink-182 Beef And More on Anything Alternative

Here at Q101, we do everything we can to fit as much “Alternative” into your life as we can. Which is why we’re brining you a new segment on called “Anything Alternative with D&B” The boys are ready to rundown some of the hottest Alternative topics and then some every week for your viewing…

Q101, US Army Invade The Chicago Auto Show

Q101, US Army Invade The Chicago Auto Show

Q101, US Army Invade The Chicago Auto Show Q101 Fans partners with the United States Army to take on a very special mission; Invade the Chicago Auto Show. Nothing better than the world’s greatest fans and the world’s greatest army working together. Share this if you think Q101 has the best fans in the world!

Chicago Cubs Season Starts With Q101, Bud Light and Casey Moran's

Chicago Cubs Season Starts With Q101, Bud Light and Casey Moran’s

Chicago Cubs Season Starts With Q101, Bud Light and Casey Moran’s There is only one way to start preparing for a BIG season on the northside – Cubs fans, Q101 and Bud Light at Casey Moran’s in Wrigleyville. If you are ready for the special season that is about to take place, share this video!

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Flight of The Conchords To Play Millennium Park This Summer

It’s business time alright. New Zealand’s fourth most popular folk parody duo is back to awkwardly rock your summer. Bret McKenzie and Jermaine Clement aka Flight of the Conchords recently announced a quasi-reunion tour including a date in Chicago in June. The seriously funny duo has graced stages all across the world and even had…


Andrew W.K. and Pizza In Wicker Park Sounds Like The Best Party Ever

Chicago is finally getting an all-pizza festival but that’s not all… Rockstar/Radio Host/Motivational Speaker/King of Parties Andrew W.K. will be the featured speaker. The 2016 Chicago Pizza Summit isn’t until April but the buzz around this party is already making our mouths water. 12 cooks from around the city will gather at Chop Shop in…

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Don’t Miss This Bowie Tribute By Beck And Nirvana

Nirvana’s cover of “The Man Who Sold The World” is not only a fantastic David Bowie cover but quite possibly one of the best covers of all time. Thanks to a video floating around on the internet, it looks like we have ourselves cover-ception. That’s a cover OF a cover OF a cover… This time…

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Hear The Latest Track From Simple Plan Before Their Album Drops

We must say…we’re addicted to this new Simple Plan song. The guys are all set to release their first album in 3 years this Friday (February 19) but that doesn’t mean you’ll have to wait till then to hear new music. The band announced the new track on their Facebook page which is title “Farewell”…

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“Basket Case” Sung By Movies Is Currently Our Favorite Video…

Basket Case by Green Day is a certified anthem of Alternative but it is ready for Hollywood? Well ready or not, Basket Case is the latest in a recent video editing fad of using clips from movies to “sing” the lyrics. This version claims that 109 films were used to make it but who’s counting?…

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We’re Flipping Out Over OK Go’s Zero Gravity Music Video

Does this sound familiar? OK Go has spared nothing to make one the more unique music videos around. We’ve seen treadmills and musical cars and incredible choreography before but now OK Go is “Go-ing” where very few have gone before. The band posted their latest video, filmed inside a zero-gravity plan in Russia, to their…


Local 101 – Walsher Clemons – “Dance Like A Lunatic”

Local 101: Chicago Alternative Music Local 101 on IS your home for Local Chicago Alternative Music! This Local 101 comes from the Chicago-based group Walsher Clemons. Check out their bio as found on their website! Walsher Clemons is a dynamic blend of Rock, Funk, and Jazz, with the danceability of Pop music and…

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