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Lucky Boys Confusion Return To Stage, Honor Late Guitarist

After more than a decade of playing for the fans, Kaustubh “Stubhy” Pandav said taking the stage with Lucky Boys Confusion has new meaning since the death of guitarist Joe Sell. Pandav and Sell, a self-taught guitarist, had been making music together since they formed punk, rock and ska band Lucky Boys Confusion with other…

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There’s Still Time to Hit Burlesque Fest

There’s one more action packed day and night! Head to the third annual Windy City Burlesque Fest, where more than 90 female and male artists—including 60 from across the country and around the world—burn up the stage over the course of  three nights. The fireworks began Thursday with a free kick-off party at Lincoln Tap Room,…

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Chicago Casting Call for “My Strange Addiction”

  Are you currently struggling to overcome a strange obsession, addiction or compulsive behavior that is taking over your life? Do you spend countless hours obsessing about something or engaging in behavior that others would say is strange? Have you drained all of your finances into this obsession? Are your friends and family members concerned…

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Tour de Brew 2012

Visit Chicago breweries, get a good buzz, AND raise money for charity–all on your bike! WINNING!!! Tour de Brew 2012, which is organized by Chris Ruder of Wicker Park, will visit six breweries and brewpubs around Chicago from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m this Saturday, June 30. The ride will raise funds for the Academy…

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Q101 Welcomes The Vans Warped Tour!

The annual rite of summer, The Vans Warped Tour, rolls into Chicagoland to the First Midwest Bank Amphitheater in Tinley Park, Saturday July 7th!   Tix can be had HERE Check out the lineup for the 18th edition of the Tour: A Loss for Words After the Burial All Time Low Anthony Raneri Anti-Flag Ballyhoo! Bangups…

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Pride Parade Route Lengthened

The Chicago Gay Pride Parade’s attendance continues to escalate year after year. For 2012, there will be less parade entries, but a longer route to accommodate all the revelers. Sunday’s celebration, which begins at noon, will include the Uptown neighborhood, and extend an additional five blocks in the name of safety and crowd control. Alderman Tom Tunney, 44th,…

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Kermit’s Deviant Kinfolk–Uncensored

Few things in life are certain, but this is: You’ll never hear the Muppets swear. When late Muppet co-creator Jim Henson was alive, he and puppeteer Frank Oz amused themselves and crew members by ad-libbing during rehearsals and between takes on TV and film shoots. “I can’t be specific, but I can tell you that…

Spiderman and Q101 hit Walmart in Elk Grove Village, IL

Meet Spiderman in Elk Grove Village TODAY 3p-6p

Join Q101 & Everyone’s favorite superhero at Walmart in Elk Grove Village today at 3pm! Win stuff! In anticipation of the summer’s biggest blockbuster, The Amazing Spider-Man, Sony Pictures Home Entertainment, Walmart Stores, Inc., and Marvel Studios have teamed up present the ultimate Spider-Man experience at Walmart Stores nationwide. Grab the family for a fun-filled…

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Taste of Chicago 2012

Are you disappointed the Taste of Chicago will only be held for five days this year? Five days, down from 10 in previous years, and considerably smaller. Thursday, the city released the names of this year’s restaurants; there will be 37 full-time participants this year, down from 57 a year ago. Which means 20 restaurants…

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World’s Largest Block Party

No, it’s not a Lego party. The two-night, two-block party is allegedly one of the top spots for Chicago singles, as Oprah has claimed it has produced more than 70 marriages after couples met there and later married. Attendance reaches about 20,000 each year, the organizers said.   If you go: When: June 29-30 Where:…

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