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Jamboree 2012 dates announced…

Posted by on Mar 13, 2012 | 3 comments

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 Crow, Duran Duran, Faith No More, 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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