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Rise Against Debuts Q101-Filmed Video

Posted by on Apr 4, 2012 | 1 comment

So…what’s this about Rise Against? Well here’s what it’s about! It’s about this exclusive video shot by a special crew of Q101.com winners we hooked up at the band’s show in January at UIC. They shot some fantastic footage and we got the guy that creates all of the Official Rise Against videos to put it all together into one amazing piece. Get the first look...

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Rise Against, Friends Rock The Halls, And Rattle Walls

Posted by on Jan 28, 2012 | 0 comments

Rise Against, Friends Rock The Halls, And Rattle Walls

The Rise Against/A Day To Remember/The Menzingers show at the UIC Pavilion was a party full of surprises. The venue, the UIC Pavilion , is generally used for the basketball season for their team the UIC Flames. Off-days, and off-season, the venue plays host to various conventions, boxing matches, and concerts like these. Like any basketball arena temporarily converted to a concert venue, the...

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Tim & Joe from Rise Against Talk with James Van Osdol from Q101 (WKQX Chicago) at Twisted 13

Posted by on Jan 20, 2012 | 0 comments

Joe and Tim talk backstage at The Aragon for Twisted 13 with James Van Osdol about things like the Blue Meanies, Naked Ray Gun, Riotfest, not selling out…PUNK, touring in a rock band as a father of a 2 year old and more. JVO geeks out <a little> over Rise Against, in the casual cool way only JVO can. The guys talk about Vegan food, Chicago Diner, Alison Friends in uptown,...

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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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Q101’ers Film A Special RISE AGAINST Video!

Posted by on Jan 20, 2012 | 11 comments

Q101’ers Film A Special RISE AGAINST Video!

Rise Against gave 5 lucky Q101 fans the chance of a lifetime:  To become part of the poorly trained, yet highly elite and exclusive Q101 Film Crew. Their mission?  To capture the sights, the sounds, and the smells, of a hard workin’ rock band on the road.  They’ll got that, and more…a lot more, because this wasn’t just any band:  This was Chicago’s own Rise Against!...

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