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Remembering Chris Cornell

Remembering Chris Cornell

Hard to believe it has been five years since we lost Chris Cornell. One of the most talented beings on this planet. Almost, otherworldly. Maybe he is. Please join me at noon central today for a very special tribute to Chris, listen anywhere at Q101.com or ask your smart speaker to play KQX. <3 Lauren I was…

The Riot Fest Lineup is HERE!

The Riot Fest Lineup is HERE!

Thank you to Riot Mike for coming on this morning to give us the line-up before it was released at 10a! 1, 2 and 3-day passes are on sale now HERE! See you in Douglass Park this September!! <3 Lauren

The Lollapalooza day lineup is here!

The Lollapalooza day lineup is here!

Lollapalooza just dropped the lineup by day and single day passes go on sale tomorrow (April 27th) at 10a central with no fees, buy them HERE. See you in Grant Park this summer! <3 Lauren

Foo Fighters perform Everlong for the last time with Taylor Hawkins

Foo Fighters perform Everlong for the last time with Taylor Hawkins

The world is reeling from the shocking news that Taylor Hawkins, drummer for the Foo Fighters passed away last night at the age of 50. Little is known outside of the statement released by the band: Five days prior to his passing, Foo Fighters played Lollapalooza Argentina and closed what is now the last set…

twenty one pilots The Outside the music video

twenty one pilots The Outside the music video

twenty one pilots just gifted us the music video for The Outside featuring tyler and josh, fire and ice, dragons, evil lords and a whole group of Neds led by a Ned-alope. It’s a whole journey. <3 Lauren

How you can help the people of Ukraine

How you can help the people of Ukraine

We continue to watch in horror as Russian troops, unprovoked and without regard for human life,  increase their assault on the innocent people of Ukraine. The devastation is beyond belief. Innocent families and children are being uprooted from their homes, and hundreds of others have already been killed as a result of the non-stop bombing.…

Keep edibles out of children’s reach… and parents.

Keep edibles out of children’s reach… and parents.

Watching this mom who accidentally ate three weed cookies reminds me of the time when Brian of Brian, Ali & Justin accidentally ate AN ENTIRE WEED CHOCOLATE BAR. Don’t worry, Justin took care of him and they boys hit up an all you can eat buffet that day… Watch the video HERE.

Has your password been leaked on the dark web?

Has your password been leaked on the dark web?

Cyber security is a big deal right now and there is an article that shares the 20 most common passwords found on the dark web due to data breaches. Going through it looks like every word you would try if you were trying to guess someone’ password… Any of these look familiar to you? <3…

Gavin Rossdale of Bush can cook too!

Gavin Rossdale of Bush can cook too!

There is something about a man cooking that acts as a natural aphrodisiac. Which is why it doesn’t seem fair that in addition to his myriad of talents, Gavin Rossdale of Bush can cook also, and well enough to land a tv show doing it. According to Deadspin: he will “host intimate conversation series E.A.T. With…

Missed Foo Fighter’s post-big game concert?

Missed Foo Fighter’s post-big game concert?

So mad at the refs last night you went straight to bed before the Foo Fighter’s post-big game free virtual reality concert? Well here it is, in good old 2D! <3 Lauren https://www.facebook.com/foofighters/videos/270111281775881

Foo Fighters in VR

Foo Fighters in VR

The Foo Fighters announced they’ll be performing a free streamable concert after THE BIG GAME in 180-degree Virtual Reality. You can watch in VR using an Oculus headset, or in the gold standard: 2-D on Facebook Live.The show will start at 10p C, or directly following the game . . . whichever is later.  If…

Do you own any used furniture?

Do you own any used furniture?

We’ve all heard the stories of people finding money in previously owned couch cushions and jackets, etc. But THIS is a first… (warning, strong stomach recommended for the next part) There was a couple who’s dog ruined their couch. Instead of wasting good money on a new one just to have the dog ruin it,…

Dude proves Lake Michigan is frozen as he walks a mile out on it

Dude proves Lake Michigan is frozen as he walks a mile out on it

Some dude caught the attention of people in high rises along the lakefront as he made his way out about a mile offshore. WGN got the tip and sent their Sky Cam out to figure out what the heck was going on. He says he got lost and didn’t know he was on the lake?!…

Imagine Dragons perform Enemy

Imagine Dragons perform Enemy

Imagine Dragons were on The Tonight Show last night performing their new song ‘Enemy.’ There was fire and fishnet, actually that is going to be the theme of my next birthday… <3 Lauren

Bands breaking world records

Bands breaking world records

According to Loudwire some of our favorite bands are out here breaking world records including: Twenty One Pilots . . . They are the first musical artist to certify at least RIAA Gold for every track on two consecutive albums, “Vessel” (2013) and “Blurryface” (2015). Thirty Seconds to Mars . . . In 2011 they completed the longest tour by a…