Q101 Alternative

Q101, Everything Alternative | Music, Videos, Interviews

#WWECOVERBANDS: Pro Wrestler + Rock band name = hilarious

Posted by on Apr 28, 2012 | 0 comments

As an aspiring comedian and  ‘smart’ wrestling fan whose constantly tuned into the ever-flowing internet chatter of other like-minded fans, it was a real treat to see the ‘WWE Universe’ get blasted by a super-nova of the ridiculously funny hash-tag trend #wwecovrbands on Twitter this week.  Started by Twitter user @Bar_Nez and Chicago comedian @MartyDerosa this past...

Read More

Rut-roh! Rhombies!

Posted by on Apr 28, 2012 | 0 comments

This is the RIGHT way to do Prom. NOT spending over $500 for a “one time wear” dress, limos, pristine tuxedos…The Empty Bottle played host April 14 to a lively group of undead revelers. Attendees of the Zombie Prom, a benefit event for Arts of Life, wore torn tuxedos, shredded skirts and freaky face paint all in the name of charity. “We are a community of artists, with...

Read More

Liu: A Lousy Loser

Posted by on Apr 26, 2012 | 0 comments

Don’t get THIS guy on your bad side…Jicheng “Kevin” Liu was a prolific burglar with a mean streak who cyberstalked anyone who crossed him, Cook County prosecutors say. In retaliation for his arrest in the theft of a stroller, Liu ran online ads claiming his accuser performed acts of prostitution out of her Roscoe Village residence, authorities said. The woman and her...

Read More

Nice Try, John Doe

Posted by on Apr 26, 2012 | 0 comments

What is going through this dude’s HEAD? Air? “Maybe if I feign sleep, I’ll get away with it. ” Dan Hinkel from the Chicago Tribune reports: After ditching an allegedly stolen minivan and running from police, a Chicago man tried to avoid arrest by diving through the open front window of his home, running to a bedroom and pretending to be asleep, authorities said. The...

Read More

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...

Read More

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...

Read More
Protected with SiteGuarding.com Antivirus