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Q101 Presents Janus @ Mojoe’s Of Joliet!

Posted by on Apr 26, 2012 | 3 comments

Q101 Presents what will be an awesome night on Thursday, May 17th at Mojoe’s Of Joliet, 22 West Cass Street. Featuring Janus, Three Years Hollow, Persistence Of Memory, and Mind Shatter! It’s a 21 and over show with doors opening at 6:30pm, and show at 7pm. Get your tickets here for 10 bucks: http://theticketrumba.com/tickets/1072 Ready for a 2-floor experience? Want to be close to...

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SPRING AWAKENING MUSIC FESTIVAL

Posted by on Apr 26, 2012 | 0 comments

Billed as Chicago’s first all-dance music festival, this inaugural event features Skrillex, Afrojack, Moby, Benny Benassi, Carl Cox, Datsik, Designer Drugs, Bart Bmore, Hardwell, R3hab, Sandro Silva, Oliver Twizt and others. You might like SOMEONE in this mix of performers. WHEN AND WHERE: Sat., Jun. 16, 12 p.m. | Through Jun. 17 | See more datesSoldier Field | 1410 S. Museum Campus Drive...

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SYSTEM OF A DOWN and DEFTONES to Hit Chicago

Posted by on Apr 26, 2012 | 0 comments

System Of A Down is pleased to announce a slate of North American tour dates with special guest, Deftones! The Chicago date is August 15, 2012: Allstate Arena – Chicago, IL Tickets go on sale at 10 AM May 5th.   Source: http://www.systemofadown.com/#news

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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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Q101 & Fitz’s Presents Local 101, Sunday 4/22

Posted by on Apr 20, 2012 | 2 comments

Another Local 101 show is upon us, brought to you by Q101, and Fitz’s Spare Keys in Elmhurst, IL! Sunday night, April 22nd at 6pm, you can find yourself seeing Super Happy Fun Club, The Scissors, Glendenning and The Violet Eyes at Fitz’s Spare Keys, 119 North York Road Elmhurst, IL. Doors at 4pm, show starts at 6pm, with music spinning until close! But wait! It may be cold Sunday!...

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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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