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D’Ja Ever Wonder What Happened To The Music & Radio Biz?

Posted by on Jan 30, 2012 | 0 comments

D’Ja Ever Wonder What Happened To The Music & Radio Biz?

If you love or make music, and you love or loved radio (as we did, have, and still do to a degree), you must watch this video. This is very well done, and especially chilling that it appears to be a decade or more old.  Frank Zappa (God rest his soul) hasn’t looked like he does in this video since the late 80s we’d guess. SO, assuming this was made in the late 90s, it’s...

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Kevin Manno from MTV talks with Tim Mcllrath from Rise Against for Q101 WKQX Chicago

Posted by on Jan 20, 2012 | 0 comments

Tim talks Chicago music, radio and more.  Kevin gets busted picking his nose…but hey it’s radio.  This was before he became a TV star on MTV.  We kid Kevin, because he’s handsome AND successful….and gets to hang out with “Sway” at the MTV studios. Tim opens up about radio politics, let downs, build ups…and Rancid opening up for Rise Against! If you want...

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Rise Against Rides To Town

Posted by on Nov 7, 2011 | 3 comments

Rise Against Rides To Town

Q101.com is proud to announce that one of our favorite bands, Rise Against, is coming to rock their hometown fans at the UIC Pavilion January 27th along with special guests A Day To Remember and The Menzingers! Tickets go are on sale now.  Q101.com had some freebies thanks to our pals at Live Nation. Congratulations to Kelsey, Erick, Tom, Carly, Melissa, Carlos, Chris,  and Connor on their FREE...

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