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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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30 Seconds to Mars take over Q101

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30 Seconds to Mars take over Q101

30 Seconds to Mars’ Jared Leto and Tomo Milicevic joined Tim Virgin in the Q101 studio for this station take over. The lead singer and percussionist had control over the music for an hour and even pretended to be Tim whilst they introduced the show to Q101 listeners. One of the first songs on their playlist was Journeys Don’t Stop Believing. Fans gathered outside the studio to get a glimpse of...

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Bat For Lashes, Natasha Khan and her dual identity; Pearl

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Bat For Lashes, Natasha Khan and her dual identity; Pearl

Lollapalooza is an annual music festival held in Chicago that features genres from heavy metal to hip-hop and hosts more than 160,000 people each year. Q101 were backstage during the three-day music festival to chat to the bands and let the listeners hear how the gig went from their favourite artists. This interview with Bat for Lashes was from Lollapalooza 2009; click here to see stories,...

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Q101.com – Tim Virgin Interviews Seether at Q101 Jamboree 2011

Posted by on Jan 13, 2014 | 0 comments

Q101.com – Tim Virgin Interviews Seether at Q101 Jamboree 2011

Q101.com – Tim Virgin Interviews Seether at Q101 Jamboree 2011 Tim Virgin brings his funny hat and gabs with Seether backstage at the Tweeter Center, er New World Music Theatre…I mean First Midwest Bank Amphitheater…during the alternative music festival known to people in the know simple as: Jamboree. This conversation took place in 2011, but just like Virgin…it’s...

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