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Video Show: Top 10 On Q101’s All Alternatives Channel – Week Of April 14, 2014

Posted by on Apr 14, 2014 | 1 comment

Video Show: Top 10 On Q101’s All Alternatives Channel – Week Of April 14, 2014

Each week we’ll update the top 10 on Mondays for you so you can add a little something to your daily routines. Share the love, spread it around like a… well, you know. These are the top 10 songs on our All Alternatives channel for the week of April 14, 2014 10. Cage The Elephant – Come A Little Closer 9. Bleachers – I Wanna Get Better 8. Kongos – Come With Me Now 7. Kings Of...

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Win A Q101 T-Shirt, Finish THIS Sentence…

Posted by on Mar 7, 2014 | 246 comments

Win A Q101 T-Shirt, Finish THIS Sentence…

Win A Q101 T-Shirt, Finish THIS Sentence… “A REAL man….” One random comment below, or under this video on YouTube, OR a video response on YouTube will win a Q101 T-Shirt and some Q101 Stickers for your ride. Support Q101 right away and BUY a Q101 T-Shirt HERE.  If you win another shirt, we’ll let you pick a new design or another size. NO purchase necessary, but...

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Q101 Chicago – All Alternatives Channel Top 10 Songs For The Week Of Feb 17, 2014

Posted by on Feb 18, 2014 | 0 comments

Q101 Chicago – All Alternatives Channel Top 10 Songs For The Week Of Feb 17, 2014

Each week we’ll update the top 10 on Mondays for you so you can add a little something to your daily routines. Share the love, spread it around like a… well, you know These are the top 10 songs on our All Alternatives channel for the week of Feb. 17, 2014 10. Young The Giant – It’s About Time 9. Vampire Weekend – Unbelievers 8. Bastille – Bad Blood 7....

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Awolnation: “Like water in a desert”

Posted by on Jan 26, 2014 | 0 comments

Awolnation: “Like water in a desert”

 Q101 listeners voted Awolnation as one of the three bands they were most excited to see at Jamboree. From 1995, Jamboree has been hosted by Q101 and is one of the top annual outdoor music festivals in Chicago. In 2011 Jamboree came to the First Midwest Bank Amphitheatre and saw artists such as Sum 41, Thirty Seconds to Mars and Adelitas Way all take the stage. To see the full line up, view...

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Slipknot’s Corey Taylor takes over Q101… And plays Rick Astley?

Posted by on Jan 26, 2014 | 1 comment

Slipknot’s Corey Taylor takes over Q101… And plays Rick Astley?

This video has 497,544 views and its easy to see why. Q101 let Slipknot and Stone Sour’s Corey Taylor plug in his iPod and take over the microphone for an hour. Taylor is best known for his lead vocals in Slipknot; being ranked 86th in Hit Parade’s Top 100 Metal Vocalists of All Time. He claims to have first created a sense of Slipknot when he first saw the 1789 horror film Halloween,...

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