soad_resize3

New SOAD On The Way?

The words every System of a Down fan has longed to hear since 2006 have finally been spoken. Now that we know a new album is going to happen — the question is when? System of a Down played the gigantic Brazilian music festival Rock in Rio on Sunday (Oct. 2nd). After the gig, Multishow…

Screen Shot 2011-10-20 at 9.35.22 PM

Occupy Chicago….’s alternative???

  This is a somewhat NEW tradition creeping up across the land. Q101 plans to change that.  This Halloween Q101 just might Boo YOU.  SIGN UP HERE What does it mean to be BOOED? It’s simple really. We print a “BOO” sheet and include it with a delicious treat or in our case Q101 STUFF….

Blink182winnerJohn

Duh….#WINNING

We’re at the Blink 182 Show at First Midwest Bank Amphitheater….John texts us and asked “if I write Q101 4 Life on my chest and show up to FMBA will you give me a shirt?” Our response, why stop there?  Get Q101 4 Life tattooed on your chest in gansta letters and we’ll consider giving…

janes_addiction

Jane’s Addiction Back and Better Than Ever

The Metro was packed Sunday night for one of the seminal bands of the alternative scene in the late 80s, Jane’s Addiction.  The review from the Sun Times Thomas Conner is HERE.  Sounds like it was a hell of a show; not at all merely a nostalgia act 15 years past it’s expiration date, but…

Screen Shot 2011-09-21 at 11.05.05 PM

Get The New FREE Q101 App in iTunes

Q101 is proud to release the NEW….improved….FREE Q101 iPhone, iPad, iPod app! This FREE app will deliver a WALL OF SOUND via your mobile apple device.  Download it today and then delete your old app.  Please leave positive comments in the iTunes store and tell your friends!  Share this below on Facebook and Twitter. You…

320251_2439232263454_1331200073_3848508_1376503895_n

Facebookers Freak Over ChChChChanges

Facebook did it again.  It’s their ball, and they can do what they want with it…but it seems people are a bit frazzled over Facebook’s alterations.  We won’t complain just yet as we’re just so grateful to have gone from 25,000 likes in July, to almost 47,000+ within 2 months!  If you haven’t liked us…

REM

REM Break-up & Everybody Hurts

R.E.M. stands for Rapid Eye Movement.  That is the sleep state your body enters when dreams occur.  I personally learned that from Casey Kasem on Z95 in Chicago.  This was PRE- Q101.  But once REM made their mark, they became a staple of alternative rock and Q101.  Right up until the time where Mancow interviewed…

2010_02_mancow

Robert Feder puts Mancow in Timeout over Q101

Mancow tells it like it is…from his point of view….from Robert Feder’s blog: “I found it repulsive,” Muller, 45, later said of the outpouring of nostalgia. “I was invited to be part of it, but I chose not to because I don’t live my life looking in the rearview mirror. I like James VanOsdol a…

Protected with SiteGuarding.com Antivirus