Q101 @ C2E2, Day One

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…

Q101 + C2E2 = Win.

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…

Q101 Parties @ The Liars’ Club Thursday 4/12

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…

Q101 @ Mojoe’s Saturday, 3/31

Yes, that’s Right! Q101 will be at Saturday night’s presentation at this area’s stop of the “Fight The Silence Tour”, featuring For Today, A Skylit Drive, and more, at Mojoe’s in Joliet! Come to the show, have a good time, come say hi to us, get some stickers, and pick up a t-shirt! Get your…

Wow, Wow, Wondercon!

Anaheim Convention Center, March 16th-18th 2012 is the Place. WonderCon is the deal.  Started in the San Francisco Bay Area in 1987, Wondercon is part of the yearly staple of the “comic-con” world. Moving through several places in its existence, WonderCon has been significant for its early showings of movies like Spider-Man 2, Batman Begins, Fantastic…

Jamboree 2012 dates announced…

The tentative dates have been announced for Chicago’s heritage outdoor music festival known as Jamboree: Saturday, September 1st and Sunday, September 2nd. This two day outdoor festival of all things alternative has been held in Chicago since 1995. In the mid nineties, the Alt Rock Radio Powerhouse known as Q101 brought Bush, Collective Soul, Sheryl…

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Local H Gets “Close” To The Crowd @ The Montrose Room

Q101 and Local 101 came back to The Montrose Room this last Friday night, and we brought 2 Chicago bands with us, Stoop Goodnoise, and Local H. The doors opened at 8pm, and by the time yours truly spoke to the crowd for a few minutes, you coul hear the glasses clinking and see the beer…

Apple Holds Yearly Press Conference, Giggles Ensue

March 7th, 2012, San Francisco, California Held this year’s Apple press conference, and the rumors that were swirling for weeks prior again turned out to carry a lot of truth. The new iPad was introduced by CEO Tim Cook to the world today, with some expected changes/updates. The tride-and-true glass and aluminum housing with the…

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