Concerts & Events

10/21/18 – Xfinity Hyde Park Football Tailgate

10/21/18 – Xfinity Hyde Park Football Tailgate

Don’t miss your chance to meet former Chicago Football Players; Matt Forte, Lance Briggs, and Alex Brown! Join Brian, NBC Sports Chicago and Dietz & Watson at the Xfinity Store in Hyde Park at 1322 E. 53rd St, this Sunday October 21st at 11am. Matt, Lance and Alex will be signing autographs and taking pictures…More Info

10/25/18 – Nine Inch Nails – Night 1 – SOLD OUT!

10/25/18 – Nine Inch Nails – Night 1 – SOLD OUT!

WHAT?! Nine Inch Nails is heading back to Chicago for not 1, but 2 nights at the Aragon Ballroom! They’re taking the stage with The Jesus And Mary Chainon Thursday, October 25th and Friday, October 26th and tickets are SOLD OUT! Didn’t get your hands on tickets? Head to Area 101 for your shot to win a pair! Check It Out Get psyched for the show with…More Info

10/26/18 – Just Loud In The Lounge

10/26/18 – Just Loud In The Lounge

Just Loud is coming to The Lounge on Friday, October 26th and the only way in is to win, thanks to Coors Light!! All you have to do is text ‘LOUD’ to 312-101 for your chance to get in! Sponsored by Coors Light – World’s Most Refreshing Beer!  Or, maybe you want to be sitting front row, center! Text…More Info

10/26/18 – Dirty Heads

10/26/18 – Dirty Heads

Fresh off their Courtesy Concert performance, Dirty Heads are headed back to Chicago, this time with Jukebox The Ghost! They’re taking over The Riv on Friday, October 26th and tickets are on-sale now! Want to win your way in? Text “HEADS” to 312101 for your shot to win a pair of tickets, furnished by JAM Productions!…More Info

10/26/18 – Nine Inch Nails – Night 2 – SOLD OUT!

10/26/18 – Nine Inch Nails – Night 2 – SOLD OUT!

WHAT?! Nine Inch Nails is heading back to Chicago for not 1, but 2 nights at the Aragon Ballroom! They’re taking the stage with The Jesus And Mary Chain on Thursday, October 25th and Friday, October 26th and tickets are SOLD OUT! Didn’t get your hands on tickets? Head to Area 101 for your shot to win a pair! Check It Out Get psyched…More Info

10/26/18 – Queued Up Artist Showcase with Donna Missal

10/26/18 – Queued Up Artist Showcase with Donna Missal

The only way to describe Donna Missal‘s voice is “mesmerizing.” Do NOT miss this opportunity to hear her sing live at our next Queued Up Artist Showcase on Friday, October 26th at Elbo Room, all thanks to Two Brothers Artisan Brewing! Doors open at 7pm, and the first band takes the stage at 8pm. A…More Info

10/26/18- Halloween Bash Ticket Drop with Lauren

10/26/18- Halloween Bash Ticket Drop with Lauren

Come hang out with Lauren and 101WKQX  at The Office Bar & Grill at 25520 S Pheasant Lane in Channahon, IL and get yourself guaranteed entries for our Halloween Bash with Juke The Ghost! on Saturday October 27th. The show is free and first come first served until we hit capacity, but we will have…More Info

10/27/18 – Halloween Bash with Jukebox The Ghost

10/27/18 – Halloween Bash with Jukebox The Ghost

We’re bringing the HALLOWEEN BASH back for our next free show with Coors Light! Get your costumes ready for Saturday, October 27th with Jukebox The Ghost! Get in the Halloween spirit, ditch the pumpkin spice latte and grab a cold Coors Light with the band performing one set as Jukebox The Ghost and a second set…More Info

10/28/18 – Billie Eilish – SOLD OUT

10/28/18 – Billie Eilish – SOLD OUT

Didn’t catch Billie Eilish at Lollapalooza or her official aftershow? Don’t worry! She’s headed back to the Metro on Sunday, October 28th! Tickets are SOLD OUT, but we have your shot at a free pair! Want to win your way in? Text ‘OCEAN’ to 312-101 for your shot at a pair of tickets, furnished by…More Info

10/29/18 – Billie Eilish In The Lounge

10/29/18 – Billie Eilish In The Lounge

Fresh off a SOLD OUT show at Metro, Billie Eilish is stopping by The Lounge on Monday, October 29th and the only way in is to win, thanks to Coors Light!! All you have to do is text ‘CROWN’ to 312-101 for your chance to get in! Sponsored by Coors Light – World’s Most Refreshing Beer!  Or, maybe you…More Info

10/31/18 – Sir Sly In The Lounge

10/31/18 – Sir Sly In The Lounge

Spend Halloween in The Lounge with Sir Sly on Wednesday, October 31st! The only way in is to win, thanks to Coors Light!! All you have to do is text ‘RUN’ to 312-101 for your chance to get in! Sponsored by Coors Light – World’s Most Refreshing Beer!  Or, maybe you want to be sitting front row, center! Text…More Info

10/31/18 – 101WKQX Presents…Joywave and Sir Sly

10/31/18 – 101WKQX Presents…Joywave and Sir Sly

It’s a Halloween double feature! Joywave, Sir Sly and Mansionair are taking over the House of Blues on Wednesday, October 31st and it’s going to be a spooky good time! Tickets are on-sale now. Want to win your way in? Text ‘DOUBT’ to 312-101 for your shot at a pair of tickets, furnished by Live Nation!  Heads up, this show is 17+!…More Info

10/31/18 – Lily Allen

10/31/18 – Lily Allen

We’ve got the biggest Smile on our faces, cause Lily Allen is taking over The Vic on Halloween! Make your Halloween plans and snag tickets to the show which are on sale now! Want to win your way in? Text SMILE to 312101 for your shot to win tickets to the show, furnished by Jam Productions! Check…More Info

11/3/18 – 101WKQX Presents… Stabbing Westward

11/3/18 – 101WKQX Presents… Stabbing Westward

Stabbing Westward has announced their Darkest Days Anniversary Tour with a stop at House of Blues on Saturday, November 3rd with I:Scintilla. Tickets are on sale now but we have your shot at a free pair below! Text ‘DARKEST’ to 312-101 for your chance to win a pair of tickets, furnished by Live Nation! Heads up, this show is 17+! For an…More Info

11/4/18 – Good Charlotte

11/4/18 – Good Charlotte

Emo kids rejoice! Good Charlotte have released a new album, Generation Rx, and with it comes a tour! They’re stopping by The Riv on Sunday, November 4th with Sleeping With Sirens, Knuckle Puck and The Dose and tickets are on-sale now! Check It Out Get pumped for the show with the video to The Anthem below! Venue: The Riv Time:…More Info

11/8/18 – AJR

11/8/18 – AJR

Sound Lounge alumni AJR are coming back to Chicago! They’re taking over Aragon Ballroom on Thursday, November 8th and tickets are on sale now! Enter your Area 101 information here for your shot to win a pair of tickets to the show, furnished by Live Nation! Check It Out Get psyched for the show with this performance of “Sober Up” live from The Lounge!…More Info

11/8/18 – Queued Up Artist Showcase with Mona

11/8/18 – Queued Up Artist Showcase with Mona

Mona has toured the world and they’re back with their brand new album, Soldier On. Don’t miss the chance to see them live on Thursday, November 8th for a special Queued Up Artist Showcase at the Two Brothers Roundhouse in Aurora! Tickets are only $10 and on-sale now! Doors open at 7pm and the live music…More Info

11/11/18 – Mike Shinoda

11/11/18 – Mike Shinoda

Mike Shinoda has announced a solo tour supporting his new album Post Traumatic, with a stop at the House of Blues on Sunday, November 11th! Tickets are on-sale now, but we’ve got your shot at a free pair below! Text ‘OVER to 312-101 for your shot at a pair of tickets, furnished by Live Nation!  Check It Out…More Info

11/13/18 – Tenacious D – Night 1 – SOLD OUT!

11/13/18 – Tenacious D – Night 1 – SOLD OUT!

It’s Destiny that Tenacious D is coming back to Chicago. With the promise of a new album (probably), you won’t want to miss this! Catch the boys as they stop by The Riv on Tuesday, November 13th and Wednesday, November 14th! Tickets for both shows are officially SOLD OUT! Heads up, this show is 18+! Miss out…More Info

11/14/18 – Tenacious D – Night 2 – SOLD OUT!

11/14/18 – Tenacious D – Night 2 – SOLD OUT!

It’s Destiny that Tenacious D is coming back to Chicago. With the promise of a new album (probably), you won’t want to miss this! Due to popular demand, a second show has been added to Wednesday, November 14th at The Riv! Tickets for both shows are officially SOLD OUT! Heads up, this show is 18+! Miss…More Info

11/16/18 – Cleopatrick

11/16/18 – Cleopatrick

Fresh off a Lollapalooza aftershow, Cleopatrick is headed back to Chicago! This time the boys are stopping by Chop Shop on Friday, November 16th! Tickets are on-sale now, but we have your shot at a free pair below! Want to win your way in? Text ‘HOMETOWN’ to 312-101 for your shot at a pair of tickets,…More Info

11/17/18 – 101WKQX Presents…Black Pistol Fire

11/17/18 – 101WKQX Presents…Black Pistol Fire

Catch Black Pistol Fire when they stop by Metro on Saturday, November 17th! Tickets go on-sale Friday, September 28th, but we have your shot at a free pair! Text PISTOL to 312-101 for your shot at a pair of tickets, furnished by Metro!  Heads up, this show is 18+ Check It Out Get pumped for the show with…More Info

11/18/18 – Gary Gulman: Must Be Nice! Tour

11/18/18 – Gary Gulman: Must Be Nice! Tour

You may know him from his appearances on “Last Comic Standing,” “Inside Amy Schumer,” or HBO’s “Crashing” and now you can see him live! Gary Gulman is coming to Chicago on Sunday, November 18th with a stop at the Park West. Tickets are on-sale now! Heads up, this show is 18+! Check It Out Get excited…More Info

11/19/18 – Jack White – SOLD OUT

11/19/18 – Jack White – SOLD OUT

Didn’t catch Jack White at Lolla? Don’t miss him when he stops by the Aragon Ballroom on Monday, November 19th! Please note, this is a phone-free show. No photos, video or audio recording devices allowed. Tickets went like hot cakes and are officially SOLD OUT! Heads up, this show is 17+! Check It Out Get…More Info

11/21/18 – 101WKQX Presents…Pale Waves

11/21/18 – 101WKQX Presents…Pale Waves

Queued Up alums Pale Waves are headed back to Chicago, this time with a stop at Bottom Lounge on Wednesday, November 21st! Tickets are on-sale now, but we have your shot at a free pair below! Want to win your way in? Text ‘ROMANCE’ to 312-101 for your shot at a pair of tickets, furnished by Live Nation!  …More Info

11/23/18 – 101WKQX Presents…The Struts – Night 1

11/23/18 – 101WKQX Presents…The Struts – Night 1

The Lounge veterans The Struts along with The Glorious Sons are taking over the House of Blues for not one but TWO nights! They’re stopping by on Friday, November 23rd and Saturday, November 24th and tickets are on-sale now! Want to win your way in? Text ‘BODY’ to 312-101 for your shot at a pair of tickets to one of the…More Info

11/24/18 – 101WKQX Presents…The Struts – Night 2

11/24/18 – 101WKQX Presents…The Struts – Night 2

The Lounge veterans The Struts along with The Glorious Sons are taking over the House of Blues for not one but TWO nights! They’re stopping by on Friday, November 23rd and Saturday, November 24th and tickets are on-sale now! Want to win your way in? Text ‘BODY’ to 312-101 for your shot at a pair of tickets to one of the nights,…More Info

11/29/18 – The Nights We Stole Christmas – Night 1 – SOLD OUT

11/29/18 – The Nights We Stole Christmas – Night 1 – SOLD OUT

The Nights We Stole Christmas are back!!! This year we’re bringing you FOUR amazing nights at Aragon Ballroom on November 29th through December 2nd. Night 1 includes Nathaniel Rateliff & The Night Sweats, Houndmouth and Alice Merton and tickets are officially SOLD OUT! Missed out on buying tickets? Head to Area 101 for your shot at a…More Info

11/30/18 – The Nights We Stole Christmas – Night 2 – SOLD OUT

11/30/18 – The Nights We Stole Christmas – Night 2 – SOLD OUT

The Nights We Stole Christmas are back!!! This year we’re bringing you FOUR amazing nights at Aragon Ballroom on November 29th through December 2nd. Night 2 includes Smashing Pumpkins, grandson, and Albert Hammond Jr. of The Strokes and tickets SOLD OUT instantly! Miss out on buying tickets? Head to Area 101 for your shot at a pair!  Check It…More Info

12/1/18 – The Nights We Stole Christmas – Night 3

12/1/18 – The Nights We Stole Christmas – Night 3

The Nights We Stole Christmas are back!!! This year we’re bringing you FOUR amazing nights at Aragon Ballroom on November 29th through December 2nd. Night 3 includes Walk The Moon, Chvrches, and Flora Cash and tickets are on-sale now! Want to win your way in? Head to Area 101 for your shot at a pair! Check It Out Get…More Info

12/2/18 – The Nights We Stole Christmas – Night 4

12/2/18 – The Nights We Stole Christmas – Night 4

The Nights We Stole Christmas are back!!! This year we’re bringing you FOUR amazing nights at Aragon Ballroom on November 29th through December 2nd. Night 4 includes Death Cab For Cutie, Elle King and lovelytheband and tickets are on-sale now! Want to win your way in? Head to Area 101 for your shot at a pair! Check It…More Info

12/4/18 – Thom Yorke – SOLD OUT

12/4/18 – Thom Yorke – SOLD OUT

Thom Yorke has announced a series of live electronic performances in the US for the Tomorrow’s Modern Boxes tour with a stop in Chicago on Tuesday, December 4th at The Chicago Theatre. Thom, Nigel Godrich and visual artist Tarik Barri will perform songs spanning his solo works including The Eraser and Tomorrow’s Modern Boxes. Tickets are SOLD OUT but…More Info

12/8/18 – 101WKQX Presents…Eve 6

12/8/18 – 101WKQX Presents…Eve 6

Ready to get nostalgic? Eve 6 has announced their Self Titled 20th Anniversary Tour at Metro on Saturday, December 8th! Tickets are on-sale now, but we’ve got a stash of tickets for you! Text EVE to 312-101 for your shot at a pair of tickets, furnished by Metro!  Heads up, this show is 18+ Check It Out…More Info

2/4/19 – Panic! At The Disco

2/4/19 – Panic! At The Disco

Miss Brendon Urie and the rest of Panic! At The Disco  at their show in July? Don’t worry, they’re coming back to Allstate Arena on Monday, February 4th, 2019! Tickets are on sale now, but we’ve got your hookup! Enter your Area 101 information here for your shot to win a pair of tickets to the show, furnished by AEG! Check It Out…More Info

2/7/19 – Interpol

2/7/19 – Interpol

Fresh off a killer set at Riot Fest, Interpol is returning to Chicago on Thursday, February 7th with a stop at The Chicago Theatre. Tickets go on-sale Friday, September 28th, but we have your shot at a free pair below! Text ‘EVIL’ to 312-101 for your shot at a pair of tickets, furnished by JAM Productions!  Check It Out…More Info

3/2/19 – 101WKQX Presents…Andrew McMahon In The Wilderness

3/2/19 – 101WKQX Presents…Andrew McMahon In The Wilderness

Andrew McMahon In The Wilderness just announced the Upside Down Flowers Tour with a stop at The Riv on Saturday, March 2nd! Tickets go on-sale Friday, October 5th at 10am, but we have your shot at a free pair below! Enter your Area 101 information here for your shot at a free pair of tickets, furnished by Jam…More Info

3/13/19 – 101WKQX Presents…Jungle

3/13/19 – 101WKQX Presents…Jungle

Didn’t catch Jungle at Lolla? Well don’t worry! They’re headed back to Chicago with a stop Metro on Wednesday, March 13th. Tickets are on-sale now, but we’ve got a stash of tickets for Area 101! Text HEAVY to 312-101 for your shot at a pair of tickets, furnished by Metro!  Heads up, this show is 18+…More Info

3/22/19 – Metric and Zoé

3/22/19 – Metric and Zoé

Metric and Zoé have announced a co-headlining tour with a stop at Aragon Ballroom on Friday, March 22nd! The tour comes on the heels of the release of Metric’s highly anticipated new album, Art of Doubt. Tickets go on-sale Saturday, September 29th, but we have your shot at a free pair below! Want to win your way…More Info

3/29/19 – Mumford and Sons – SOLD OUT

3/29/19 – Mumford and Sons – SOLD OUT

It’s about time! Mumford & Sons are embarking on an extensive 60-date world-wide arena tour featuring a groundbreaking new in-the-round stage design. They’ll be stopping by the United Center on Friday, March 29th and tickets SOLD OUT almost immediately! Check It Out Get pumped for the show with this live performance of Guiding Light below! Venue:…More Info