Q101 Podcast Episode 1

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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…

Standarized Tests – Fact or Crap?

Standardized tests mean nothing. Well, to a parent and a child they could mean nothing. They shouldn’t be as stressful as they end up being. To a teacher, administrator, or school…those standardized tests mean everything and that is where the pressure is coming from. Why is that? Schools are graded by the scores the students…

Menards Needs Truck Drivers

NOW HIRING: Batavia Menards Needs Business Minded Delivery Drivers

MAKE big money with Menard’s: Here’s your chance to be your own boss and make some money.  Maybe it is too good to be true….but it appears as though Menard’s willing to put their muscle behind your hussel so you can make money together. Maybe this is just the opportunity you’ve been looking for. There’s…

Groundhog-Day-Movie

Groundhog Day Again? I Got You Babe will Never play on Q101…Bill Murray could though

Today is Groundhog Day.  It (the holiday) never made any sense to me at all.  I realize it’s not supposed to…it’s tradition after all.  The Greek translation of “tradition” is literally to do shit just cause you’ve always done it…even if it doesn’t make sense.  At least that’s what wikipedia said. So if this rodent SEES…

Local 101 News: Janus Album, Join Chevelle Tour; Imperial Sons Plan Party

Janus Announces Album Drop, Tour Dates Janus experienced great success with their 2009 debut album, ‘Red Right Return,’ but the band’s new album, ‘Nox Aeris,’ reveals how far they’ve come. Due out on March 27 on REALID Records, through Warner Music Group’s Independent Label Group, the album should help propel Janus to the top of…

Q101 & Local 101 Presents Lucky Boys Confusion

In the first show of 2012’s Local 101 concert series, Q101 is proud to support local music with Chicago and Downers Grove’s own Lucky Boys Confusion. Look for the Q101 Crew with some special guests and surprises to be announced soon. Q101 has a special offer for all Q101 Club members.  Save $13 off the…

Corgan To Tea Bag In Highland Park

Billy Corgan is working on opening a cool little tea house in suburban Highland Park. The Smashing Pumpkins founder and frontman lives in the tony North Shore burgh and frankly is tired of not having cool cultural things to do. “We want to open it because there’s nothing really to do up here,” Corgan said,…

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