Concerts & Events

10/22/19 – BONES UK In The Lounge

10/22/19 – BONES UK In The Lounge

Get ready! Ahead of their set at the Vic opening for Tom Morello, Bones UK is coming to The Lounge on Tuesday October 22nd! Catch this intimate performance you won’t get anywhere else! The only way in is to win, thanks to Coors Light!! All you have to do is text ‘BONES’ to 312-101 for your chance to…More Info

10/22/19 – 101WKQX Presents…. Tom Morello – The Atlas Underground

10/22/19 – 101WKQX Presents…. Tom Morello – The Atlas Underground

Tom Morello is headed back to Chicago after announcing a North American tour in support of his recent album, The Atlas Underground. The PIQNIQ alum and our favorite phone-throwing-rockstar is headed to the Vic Theatre on Tuesday, October 22nd! Want to win your way in? All you have to do is text ATLAS to 312-101 for…More Info

10/25/19 – Young the Giant

10/25/19 – Young the Giant

PIQNIQ Alumni, Young the Giant is returning to the Chicagoland area on Friday, October 25th when they perform at the NIU Convocation Center. Tickets are on-sale now, and you don’t want to miss out! Or, you can enter to win a FREE pair below! Want to win your way in? Text MASTER to 312-101 by 12pm on 10/23…More Info

10/26/19 – Win AJR Tickets at Reapers Realm Haunted House

10/26/19 – Win AJR Tickets at Reapers Realm Haunted House

Come Roam the Realm with 101WKQX on Saturday October 26th from 8:00pm to 10:00pm at Reapers Realm Haunted House at 626 177th Street in Hammond, right on the Illinois/Indiana boarder. Do you DARE TO ROAM THE REALM? Find yourself within the walls of this eerily HAUNTED 1920’s Stone Mansion with its 3 FLOORS OF TERROR.…More Info

11/1/19 – COIN

11/1/19 – COIN

Courtesy Concert alums, COIN are returning to Chicago on Friday November 1st at The Vic! Tickets are on-sale now, but we have your shot at a free pair below! Want to win your way in? Text CRASH to 312-101 for your shot at a pair of tickets, furnished by Jam Productions!    Check It Out Get pumped…More Info

11/2/19 – Judah & the Lion

11/2/19 – Judah & the Lion

After making their appearance at our Pop-Up show in August at Navy pier, Judah & the Lion is returning to Chicago on Saturday, November 2nd at the Aragon Ballroom for their worldwide tour! Tickets are on-sale now but you can enter to win a free pair below! Want to win your way in? Text LION to 312-101 for your shot at…More Info

11/5/19 – Matt Maeson

11/5/19 – Matt Maeson

Lounge alum Matt Maeson is returning to Chicago with a show at House of Blues on Tuesday, November 5th. Tickets are on-sale now, but you can win a free pair on us! Want to win your way in? Text CRINGE to 312-101 for your shot at a pair of tickets, furnished by Live Nation!  Check It Out Get…More Info

11/8/19 – 11/9/19 – T1 Fest

11/8/19 – 11/9/19 – T1 Fest

Local music lovers, this one is for you! Don’t miss T1 Fest coming to The Forge. See Brendan Kelly of The Lawrence Arms, Smoking Popes and more hometown heroes November 8th and 9th in Joliet. Tickets are on-sale now, and ALL proceeds from the shows will go to the Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation to assist…More Info

11/8/19 – 101WKQX Presents… Blue October – Night 1

11/8/19 – 101WKQX Presents… Blue October – Night 1

After hitting the stage at PIQNIQ, Blue October is making their way back to Chicago to perform two nights at House of Blues starting on Friday, November 8th! Tickets are on-sale now! Want to win tickets? Text KING to 312-101 for chance to get tickets to this sold out show! Furnished by Live Nation!    Check It Out Get pumped…More Info

11/8/19 – ILLENIUM

11/8/19 – ILLENIUM

Chicago-born ILLENIUM is coming back to his hometown! The EDM producer and DJ will be heading to the Credit Union 1 Arena at UIC on Friday, November 8th! Tickets are on sale now, but you can in a pair from us! Want to win your way in? Text GOOD to 312-101 by 12pm on 11/6 for your…More Info

11/8/19 – Lana Del Rey – SOLD OUT

11/8/19 – Lana Del Rey – SOLD OUT

Celebrating her sixth studio album, Lana Del Rey is bringing The Norman Rockwell Tour to Chicago! She will be playing at the Byline Bank Aragon Ballroom on Friday, November 8th! Tickets are completely sold out, but we have your chance to win a pair of tickets! Want to win your way in? Text TIME to…More Info

11/9/19 – Bert Kreischer

11/9/19 – Bert Kreischer

Don’t miss comedian Bert Kreischer when he brings his Body Shots World Tour to the Chicago Theatre on Saturday, November 9th! Tickets go on-sale Friday, April 26th at 10am, but you can enter to win a free pair below! Want to win your way in? Tune into the KQX Morning Crew the week of April 22nd…More Info

11/9/19 – 101WKQX Presents… Blue October – Night 2

11/9/19 – 101WKQX Presents… Blue October – Night 2

After hitting the stage at PIQNIQ, Blue October is making their way back to Chicago to perform at House of Blues on Saturday , November 9th! Tickets are on-sale now! Want to win tickets? Text KING to 312-101 for chance to get tickets to this sold out show! Furnished by Live Nation!    Check It Out Get pumped for the…More Info

11/15/19 – 101WKQX Presents…Bishop Briggs

11/15/19 – 101WKQX Presents…Bishop Briggs

PIQNIQ and Lounge alum, Bishop Briggs, makes her triumphant return to Chicago on Friday, November 15th at the Vic Theatre! Tickets are on sale now, and you better act fast! Or, you can enter to win a FREE pair below! Want to win your way in? Text CHAMPION to 312-101 for a shot at tickets, furnished…More Info

11/17/19 – SYML

11/17/19 – SYML

101WKQX Queued Up Artist Alum, SYML, is coming back to Chicago! This time at Lincoln Hall on Sunday, November 17th, 2019! Tickets are on sale now! Check It Out Get excited for the show with the lyric video to Meant to Stay Hid!   Venue: The Riv Time: Doors: 6:30 PM Show: 7:30 PM Ages: ALL BUY TICKETS!More Info

11/19/19 – DREAMERS

11/19/19 – DREAMERS

Lounge alums, Dreamers, are returning to Chicago with a show at Bottom Lounge on Tuesday, November 19th. Tickets are on sale now, but you can win a free pair on us! Want to win your way in? Text “FLY” to 312-101 for your shot at a pair of tickets, furnished by Live Nation!  Check It Out Get pumped for the show…More Info

11/22/19 – Third Eye Blind

11/22/19 – Third Eye Blind

For the first time in four years, Third Eye Blind is going on tour to support their seventh album, Screamer! Third Eye Blind will be stopping at the Coronado Performing Arts Centre in Rockford, Illinois on Friday, November 22nd! Tickets are on sale now, but we have your shot at a FREE pair below! Want to win your way in? Text SCREAM…More Info

11/23/19 – AJR – SOLD OUT

11/23/19 – AJR – SOLD OUT

Don’t miss Lounge and PIQNIQ alums, AJR as they return to Chicago to perform at Aragon Ballroom for The Neotheatre World Tour on Saturday, November 23rd! Tickets are SOLD OUT already, but you still have a shot at a FREE pair below! Win your way in by entering HERE for your chance at a pair of tickets! Furnished by Live Nation! Check It…More Info

11/23/19 – Queued Up Artist Showcase with Sub Urban

11/23/19 – Queued Up Artist Showcase with Sub Urban

You most likely heard his viral hit, “Cradles,” now see Sub Urban perform live at our Queued Up Artist Showcase! This all ages show is happening on Saturday, November 23rd at Schubas. Tickets are on sale now, but you can snag a pair below! Doors open at 7:30pm and the show will kick off at 8:00pm. Want to…More Info

12/30/19 – Trans-Siberian Orchestra

12/30/19 – Trans-Siberian Orchestra

With more than 10 million albums sold, Trans-Siberian Orchestra has inspired generations of fans to rediscover the multi-dimensional art form of the rock opera. This year, TSO is returning to the Allstate Arena on December 30th for TWO incredible shows – one at 2:30pm and one at 8:00pm! Tickets are on sale now! Want to…More Info

1/24/20 – Benjamin Gibbard

1/24/20 – Benjamin Gibbard

Benjamin Gibbard is a singer, songwriter, and guitarist but you might know him as the lead vocalist and guitarist of Death Cab for Cutie and one half of the electronic duo the Postal Service. Now, he’s doing a few solo shows with two of them being at Thalia Hall on January 24th and 25th, 2020!…More Info

1/25/20 – Cold War Kids

1/25/20 – Cold War Kids

No need to complain any longer… TNWSC and Lounge alums, Cold War Kids, are heading back to Chicago! Catch them on Saturday, January 25th at the Riveria Theatre! Tickets are on-sale now, or you can enter to win a pair below! Text “WAR” to 312-101 for your shot at free tickets, furnished by Jam Productions! Check It Out Watch the official…More Info

2/5/19 – King Princess

2/5/19 – King Princess

With her debut album coming out this fall, King Princess has announced her Cheap Queen Tour to go alongside the album! She will be performing at the Riviera Theatre on Wednesday, February 5, 2020. Tickets are on sale now, but we have your way into the show for free! Want to win two tickets to the show? Text…More Info

2/17/19 – Electric Guest

2/17/19 – Electric Guest

101WKQX is proud to welcome Electric Guest to Metro on Monday, February 17th! Electric Guest is an indie rock duo from Los Angelos and the bands newest album, KIN, is out October 18th! Tickets are on-sale now, but we have your shot at a free pair below! Also $1/ticket goes to Stand for Children, an organization focused on ensuring all students receive…More Info

2/21/20 – The Lumineers – Night 1

2/21/20 – The Lumineers – Night 1

With tickets nearly sold out for their Saturday show, The Lumineers announced a second date in Chicago at Allstate Arena on Friday, February 21st, 2020! Tickets go on sale next Friday, September 27th, at 10am! Check It Out Watch the III (Official Short Film Trailer), which is a visual exploration of the band’s third and latest album, to…More Info

2/22/20 – The Lumineers – Night 2

2/22/20 – The Lumineers – Night 2

Ho-Hey! PIQNIQ Alums, The Lumineers are coming back to Chicago! This time, they will be at Allstate Arena on Saturday, February 22nd, 2020. Tickets are on-sale now, and you don’t want to miss out! Want to see the show for free? Click HERE to enter to win a pair of tickets, furnished by Messina Touring Group! …More Info

2/27/20 – SAINT MOTEL

2/27/20 – SAINT MOTEL

Is SAINT MOTEL your type? If so, I’ve got good news for you: they’re going on tour to support their upcoming album, “The Original Motion Picture Soundtrack!” They’ll be at the Vic Theatre on Thursday, February 27th, 2020 and this new SAINT MOTEL album will be released in three continuous parts. Tickets are on sale now…More Info

2/28/20 – Fitz & The Tantrums

2/28/20 – Fitz & The Tantrums

Can we get a HandClap for Fitz & The Tantrums returning to Chicago?! Their All The Feels tour will be making a stop at the Riveria Theatre on Friday, February 28th! Lounge alums Twin XL will also be the opening act! Tickets are on-sale now, but we want to send you to the show for FREE! Want to win your way in? Text…More Info

3/6/20 – They Might Be Giants

3/6/20 – They Might Be Giants

In honor of the album that made them an international act, They Might Be Giants is celebrating Flood’s 30th Anniversary in 2020 by performing the album, in its entirety, on stages in select cities across the US! You can see this awesome performance at The Vic on Friday, March 6th, 2020! Tickets go on sale Friday, October…More Info

3/24/20 – Billie Eilish

3/24/20 – Billie Eilish

Billie Eilish is set to take over the globe in 2020! Her newly announced Where Do We Go? World Tour will be stopping by the United Center on Tuesday, March 24th. Tickets are bound to go fast, but we have your hookup for a FREE pair below! *To ensure tickets get in to the hands of fans, the tour…More Info

8/13/20 – HELLA MEGA TOUR 2020 – Green Day, Fall Out Boy & Weezer

8/13/20 – HELLA MEGA TOUR 2020 – Green Day, Fall Out Boy & Weezer

Rock icons Green Day, Fall Out Boy and Weezer unite forces for a global stadium tour supporting new music from all three bands. This legendary tour makes a stop at Wrigley Field on Thursday, August 13th! Lounge alums The Interrupters will also be joining this stacked lineup! Tickets are on-sale now and going fast! Want to see…More Info