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Craft Beer Lovers Unite!

Posted by on Apr 24, 2012 | 0 comments

To get warmed up for Chicago’s Craft Beer Week, just head up to Madison, WI  from May 4-13.  The event features more than 150 events, including beer dinners, pub crawls and rare beer tappings.  More information, including a list of events, iChicago Craft Beer Week begins a few days (May 17th) after the end of Madison’s version. How does Chicago’s Craft Beer Week  work? Chicago...

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C2E2 Post-Report

Posted by on Apr 19, 2012 | 0 comments

A weekend of human density, popular culture, digital, print, and toy entertainment came to a close on Sunday April 15th with the McCormick Place north building lights dimming at 5pm to signal it’s time to get out, but the love and excitement of what was in this massive building continues every day in the fans, and companies that buy and create the entertainment that has become mainstream...

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WWE Extreme Rules at Allstate Arena on April 29th, Brock Lesnar vs. John Cena confirmed

Posted by on Apr 18, 2012 | 0 comments

  WWE has not dragged their feet in the wake of their annual Super Bowl-level show, Wrestlemania 28 by bringing former WWE and UFC Champion Brock Lesnar back to the fold to challenge John Cena. The main event match will go down right here in Chicago under shadows of 747 airliners at the Allstate Arena at Sunday, April 29th at Extreme Rules. There are several other big matches announced for...

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Q101 @ C2E2, Day One

Posted by on Apr 13, 2012 | 0 comments

Certainly one of Q101’s most arduous adventures into the wild, is the Chicago Comic and Entertainment Expo (C2E2). It’s quite a task to work one of these conventions, but Q101 balanced it all with a steady hand! Q101 found itself in Artist Alley, but look! We had a corner, which means more space. We did what we’re good at, and that’s make a crowd. We talked about Q101,...

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Q101 + C2E2 = Win.

Posted by on Apr 10, 2012 | 0 comments

Yes, you’re reading this right. Q101 will be at C2E2, this weekend April 13th – 15th at the McCormick Place North building in downtown Chicago! We will have our own corner of the world, in Artist’s Alley, booth #O11. We will be wandering the convention floor, selling shirts, handing out goodies, spreading the goodwill and cheer of Chicago’s Alternative! Q101 will be there...

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Q101 Parties @ The Liars’ Club Thursday 4/12

Posted by on Apr 9, 2012 | 0 comments

Q101 will be at The Liars’ Club, 1665 West Fullerton in Chicago on Thursday night, 4/12 for a bad-ass local show, featuring Chiefs Of The North, Boots With Spurs, and Stoop Goodnoise, a band previously featured at a Local 101 show! Be sure to come out to the show, have a few drinks, enjoy the performances, talk to us, pick up a t-shirt, get some stickers, and maybe some prizes! This will...

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