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Pearl Jam’s spontaneous new Pink Floyd cover

Playing at Porto Alegre in Brazil last night, Pearl Jam showed that covers aren’t just for teenage garage bands. Strumming out a chilling rendition of the Pink Floyd’s classic “Comfortably Numb” during a thunderstorm, they played the night’s second encore despite the brutal weather. Lead singer Eddie Vedder performed the song with Roger Waters at…

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Something Strange Is Going On With The Foo Fighters Website…

We decided to take a quick peek at the Foo Fighters website today and noticed something out of the ordinary…. Instead of their normal website, the band’s page takes you to a ticking countdown. There’s some audio in the background but that doesn’t provide many clues as its mostly indistinguishable voices chatting in the distance….

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LISTEN: Fall Out Boy Remixes “Only The Bulls”

Fall Out Boy puts their twist on the iconic Chicago tune in support of the Bulls Listen to Chicago’s own Fall Out Boy and Lupe Fiasco’s cover the 1996 hit. So here’s the deal, Chicago Natives Fall Out Boy and Lupe Fiasco have released the 2014 edition of Ira Antelis’ 1996 hit “Only The Bulls“….

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Foo Fighters Unveil Latest Song Off Sonic Highways

Foo Fighters have released the second track off their upcoming studio album ‘Sonic Highways’. This time Dave and the gang draw inspiration from Washington D.C. Here in Chicago, it was a blessing and a curse that the Foo Fighters decided to release their Chicago-inspired track “Something From Nothing” as their first single. On one hand,…

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Eddie Vedder, Liam Gallagher Join Cancer Benefit Show

Eddie Vedder and Liam Gallagher will perform at the Teenage Cancer Trust Benefit Concert Pearl Jam and Oasis front men will join The Who’s Roger Daltery and Pete Townshend on stage on Royal Albert Hall in London If you happen to leave Chicago and end up in London before November 11th, we recommend you stop…

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Soundgarden Set To Release MASSIVE Amount Of Music

Soundgarden fans rejoice! A 3-CD collection is on the way. Fans can get their hands on “Echo of Miles: Scattered Tracks Across The Path” next month. Yes, you read that right. Soundgarden fans were surprised when a brand new track from the band titled “Storm” hit the web earlier this week. We’d guess they’re damn…

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Local 101 – Just Dave – “Sunrise”

Local 101: Chicago Alternative Music Local 101 on Q101.com IS your home for Local Chicago Alternative Music!   This Local 101 comes from the Chicago-based group Just Dave. Check out their bio as found on reverbnation! Just Dave,is a band from the south side of Chicago. Originated in 1999. All original acoustic rock. Created by…

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Local 101 – Dan Jones – “All That Glitters”

Local 101: Chicago Alternative Music Local 101 on Q101.com IS your home for Local Chicago Alternative Music!   This Local 101 comes from the Chicago-based solo artist Dan Jones. Check out the his bio as found on reverbnation! Take Leonard Cohen’s lyrics, Jack Johnson’s vibe, and Johnny Cash’s voice, and you have Dan Jones. Born…

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