Concerts & Events

4/7/20 – Courtesy Concert with Grouplove (POSTPONED)

4/7/20 – Courtesy Concert with Grouplove (POSTPONED)

Unfortunately, due to the surrounding circumstances of the current conditions of COVID-19, we have decided that postponing this event is in the best interest for the time being. We hope to reschedule this event soon and will update you as soon as we know more. ———————————————————- Nobody loves you like Coors Light. They are putting…More Info

4/14/20 – 101WKQX Queued Up Artist Showcase Presents… Overcoats

4/14/20 – 101WKQX Queued Up Artist Showcase Presents… Overcoats

101WKQX is excited to announce our next Queued Up Showcase with Overcoats! This duo from New York will be bringing their indie, electronic-pop music to Lincoln Hall on Tuesday, April 14th! Tickets are on sale now, but we have your shot at a free pair below! Want to win your way in? Text FIRE to 312-101 by…More Info

4/25/20 – The Driver Era (POSTPONED)

4/25/20 – The Driver Era (POSTPONED)

Unfortunately, due to the circumstances surrounding COVD-19, this event has been postponed to a later date. All original tickets will be honored at that date and we will update the information as soon as it’s available. Like the band name, the music of The Driver Era captures a certain classic feeling while looking toward tomorrow.…More Info

4/30/20 – Peach Pit

4/30/20 – Peach Pit

The Canadian, indie pop-rock band, Peach Pit is going on tour! Luckily for us, they’ll be in Chicago on Thursday, April 30th at Bottom Lounge! Tickets are on sale now, but we have your shot at a free pair below! Want to win your way in? Text BOTTLE to 312-101 by 4/28 for your shot at a pair…More Info

5/6/20 – Goody Grace

5/6/20 – Goody Grace

Goody Grace is a genre-bending musician that is going on tour! This Canada native will be stopping by Metro on Wednesday, May 6th! Tickets are on sale now, but we have your shot at a free pair below! Want to win your way in? Text GRACE to 312-101 by Monday, May 4th for your shot at a pair…More Info

5/9/20 – PVRIS (POSTPONED)

5/9/20 – PVRIS (POSTPONED)

Due to the surrounding circumstances of COVID-19, this event has been postponed. Once details of the new date are available, we will update this page. Massachusetts alt-rock trio, PVRIS, is going on tour! They will be performing at the House of Blues in Chicago on Saturday, May 9th. Tickets are on sale now but we have your chance to…More Info

5/19/20 – Rage Against The Machine (POSTPONED)

5/19/20 – Rage Against The Machine (POSTPONED)

From Rage Against The Machine: DUE TO THE CURRENT OUTBREAK AND BAN ON PUBLIC GATHERINGS WE ARE POSTPONING THE FIRST PART OF OUR TOUR (MARCH 26TH – MAY 20th) WITH RUN THE JEWELS. THE SAFETY AND HEALTH OF THOSE WHO COME TO OUR SHOWS ARE OF UTMOST IMPORTANCE TO US. ALL PREVIOUSLY PURCHASED TICKETS WILL…More Info

5/23/20 – The Darkness

5/23/20 – The Darkness

British rock band, The Darkness is bringing their latest tour, Easter is Cancelled, to Chicago! You can catch them at Park West on May 23rd, 2020! Tickets go on-sale Friday, January 17th at 10am so make sure to get your ticket! Want to win a pair of tickets instead? Text “EXPLODE” to 312-101 for your chance to…More Info

5/24/20 – Eve 6

5/24/20 – Eve 6

Celebrating the 20th anniversary of their album, Horrorscope, Eve 6 is going on tour! This west-coast rock band will be coming to Chicago on Sunday, May 24th at Bottom Lounge! Tickets are on sale now! Want to win your way in? Text HORROR to 312-101 by 5/22 for your shot at a pair of tickets,…More Info

5/26/20 – Two Feet

5/26/20 – Two Feet

Ahead of his highly anticipated upcoming album, Pink, Two Feet is coming to Metro on Tuesday, May 26th! Tickets are on sale now and Two Feet has partnered with PLUS1 so that $1 from every ticket will go to an organization bringing dignity, equity and access to communities who need it. Want to win your way in? Text GREY to 312-101 by…More Info

5/27/20 – EOB

5/27/20 – EOB

Radiohead guitarist, Ed O’Brien, aka EOB, is going on a solo tour through North America this summer in support of his debut solo album, Earth. EOB will be coming to Metro on Wednesday, May 27th! Tickets are on sale now but you can win your way in below! Want to win your way in? Text EARTH to 312-101 by Monday, May 25th…More Info

5/29/2020 – Tame Impala

5/29/2020 – Tame Impala

After headlining at Lollapalooza last year, the Australia psychedelic rock musician, Tame Impala, is returning to Chicago! He will be playing at the United Center on Friday, May 29th! Tickets go on sale to the public at 10am on December 13th, but presale is on December 12th between 10am-10pm. Use promo code: jamimpala. Want to win your way in…More Info

5/29/20 – 101WKQX Presents… The Struts

5/29/20 – 101WKQX Presents… The Struts

101WKQX is proud to present the English rock band, The Struts, are returning to Chicago! Their tour will be making a stop at the Riveria Theatre on Friday, May 29th! Not only are The Struts lounge alums but their opening band, The Regrettes have also performed in The Lounge! Tickets are on sale soon, but we want to send you to the show…More Info

5/30/20 – RÜFÜS DU SOL

5/30/20 – RÜFÜS DU SOL

Alternative dance trio, RÜFÜS DU SOL is going on tour! These three Australians will be coming from down under and stopping at Huntington Bank Pavilion at Northerly Island on Saturday, May 30th! Here is some information on tickets: Presale: Thurs, February 6th from 10am to 10pm: password: RDS20 Public on-sale: Fri, February 7th @ 10am Want…More Info

6/6/20 – AWOLNATION

6/6/20 – AWOLNATION

PIQNIQ 2018 headliner, AWOLNATION is returning to Chicago to perform at the Byline Bank Aragon Ballroom for The Lightning Riders Tour with Lounge alum, Andrew McMahon! They’ll be at the Aragon on Saturday, June 6th! Tickets are on sale now, but you still have a shot at a FREE pair below! Win your way in by entering HERE for your chance at a pair…More Info

6/6/20 – Tegan & Sara

6/6/20 – Tegan & Sara

Twin sisters, Tegan and Sara, have announced a North American Tour in support of their latest album, “Hey, I’m Just Like You!” They will be stopping at the Riveria Theatre on Saturday, June 6th! Tickets are on sale soon, but we want to send you to the show for FREE! Want to win your way in? Text “TWINS” to…More Info

6/9/20 – Melanie Martinez

6/9/20 – Melanie Martinez

Singer and songwriter, Melanie Martinez is going on tour to support her latest album, “K-12!” She will be bringing her alternative-pop style to the Huntington Bank Pavilion at Northerly Island on Tuesday, June 9th! Tickets are on sale now, or you can win some below! Melanie Martinez has also partnered with PLUS1 for her K-12 Tour…More Info

6/10/20 – Foals

6/10/20 – Foals

In 2015, Foals performed at The Nights We Stole Christmas, and now they are going on tour with 2019 TNWSC performer, Local Natives! They will be returning to Chicago to perform at the Byline Bank Aragon Ballroom on Wednesday, June 10th! Tickets go on sale 11/15 at 10am but you can USE PRESALE CODE: FLN20 to get your tickets now! Win your way in…More Info

6/13/20 – PIQNIQ

6/13/20 – PIQNIQ

PIQNIQ 2020 IS HERE! You can spend a day watching 10 bands for just 20 bucks during PIQNIQ at the Hollywood Casino Amphitheatre on Saturday, June 13th! This year’s lineup includes Foster the People, Neon Trees, Phantogram, Lovely the Band, Yelawolf, Meg Myers, Dreamers, Bones Uk, The Blue Stones, and Kitten! Here’s some ticket information: PRE-SALE: MONDAY,…More Info

6/13/20 – The Fratellis

6/13/20 – The Fratellis

In support of their newest album, Half Drunk Under a Full Moon, the Scottish rock band, The Fratellis are coming to Metro on Saturday, June 13th! Tickets are on sale now but we have your chance to win a pair of tickets! Want to win your way in? Text MOON to 312-101 by Thursday, June 11th for your shot at a pair…More Info

6/19/20 – The Airborne Toxic Event

6/19/20 – The Airborne Toxic Event

For the first time in 5 years, The Airborne Toxic Event is going on tour to support their upcoming sixth studio album, Hollywood Park! This is definitely an event you don’t want to miss. They are stopping by at the Vic Theatre on Friday, June 19th. Tickets are on sale Friday, November 22nd but we have your chance…More Info

6/23/20 – The Naked and Famous

6/23/20 – The Naked and Famous

New Zealand-based indie band, The Naked and Famous, is releasing their fourth album, “Recover,” this May and will then be coming to Lincoln Hall on Tuesday, June 23rd! Tickets are on sale now, but we have your shot at a free pair below! Want to win your way in? Text RECOVER to 312-101 by 6/23 for your…More Info

6/26/20 – Hayley Williams

6/26/20 – Hayley Williams

After debuting her first-ever solo album, Hayley Williams will be venturing on her solo Petals For Armor armor. This is certainly an experience you don’t want to miss! Thankfully, she will be stopping by the House of Blues in Chicago on Friday, June 26th. Tickets are on sale Friday, March 13th but we have your chance to win a pair of…More Info

7/10/20 – Rage Against The Machine

7/10/20 – Rage Against The Machine

Rage Against the Machine has announced a worldwide headline tour. The seven month run marks the first time the iconic LA band has toured together since 2011. Through ticketing, volunteering and band donations, Rage Against the Machine will be working with multiple charities and activist organizations throughout the tour. You can catch this truly iconic…More Info

7/11/20 – Rage Against The Machine

7/11/20 – Rage Against The Machine

Rage Against the Machine has announced a worldwide headline tour. The seven month run marks the first time the iconic LA band has toured together since 2011. Through ticketing, volunteering and band donations, Rage Against the Machine will be working with multiple charities and activist organizations throughout the tour. Due to demand, a second night…More Info

7/11/20 – Ministry

7/11/20 – Ministry

Celebrating 30 years of the iconic record “The Mind is a Terrible Thing to Taste,” the band Ministry is heading on their Industrial Strength Tour this summer! They’ll be stopping in Chicago on Saturday, July 11th at the Riveria Theatre! Tickets are on-sale January 17th, or you can enter to win a pair below! Text “STRENGTH” to 312-101…More Info

7/10/20 – PRIMUS: A Tribute to Kings

7/10/20 – PRIMUS: A Tribute to Kings

After opening for the band Rush on tour in 1992, PRIMUS will be going on tour and playing Rush’s album, “A Tribute to Kings” in full before playing their own set. They’ll be here on Friday, July 10th at the Chicago Theatre! Tickets are on sale now, or you can enter to win a pair below! Text…More Info

7/17/20 – Alanis Morissette

7/17/20 – Alanis Morissette

Celebrating 25 years of her iconic album, Jagged Little Pill, the singer/songwriter Alanis Morisette is going on a world tour! Also with her new album, Such Pretty Forks in the Road, out in May, 2020 is a huge year. She will be stopping at the Hollywood Casino Amphitheatre on Friday, July 17th during her world tour. Here…More Info

7/17/20 – KALEO

7/17/20 – KALEO

Following the release of their album. “Fight or Flight,” the Icelandic rock band, Kaleo, is heading on a 40+ city tour! They will be playing at the Byline Bank Aragon Ballroom on Friday, July 17th! Tickets are on sale now but we have your chance to win a pair of tickets! Want to win your…More Info

7/21/20 – Kraftwerk 3-D

7/21/20 – Kraftwerk 3-D

For the first time in 4 years, Kraftwerk is coming together for an immersive “3-D concert!” They will be celebrating their 50th anniversary and stopping by 27 cities on this tour. In Chicago, they will be coming to the Byline Bank Aragon Ballroom on Tuesday, July 21st! Tickets are on sale now, but you still have a shot at a…More Info

7/25/20 – The Black Keys

7/25/20 – The Black Keys

After celebrating the KQX Morning Crew’s first birthday during AHOY this past January, The Black Keys are returning to Chicago! This time, they will be at the Hollywood Casino Amphitheatre on Saturday, July 25th! They will be supported by Gary Clark Jr and Marcus King Band during their show. Tickets are on sale now, or you can…More Info

7/25/20 – 101WKQX Welcomes… Flora Cash

7/25/20 – 101WKQX Welcomes… Flora Cash

Lounge and TNWSC alums, Flora Cash are coming back to Chicago! This time, although the original show date was postponed, they will now be heading to Lincoln Hall on Saturday, July 25th! Tickets are on sale now, but we have your shot at a free pair below! Want to win your way in? Text HOME to…More Info

7/25/20 – Bauhaus

7/25/20 – Bauhaus

Bauhaus members, Peter Murphy, Daniel Ash, Kevin Haskins, and David J are coming back to Chicago for a reunion tour that your definitely don’t want to miss out on! They will be playing at the Byline Bank Aragon Ballroom on Saturday, July 25th! Tickets are on sale now but we have your chance to win a pair…More Info

8/8/20 – AJR

8/8/20 – AJR

PIQNIQ alums, AJR are returning to Chicago this summer! This time around, they’ll be supported by Ashe and Quinn XCII during the “Everything Everywhere Tour,” which will be coming to the Huntington Bank Pavilion at Northerly Island on Saturday, August 8th! Here is some information on tickets: Public on-sale: Fri, February 21st @ 10am Want to see the…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

8/28/20 – 101WKQX Presents: Incubus with 311

8/28/20 – 101WKQX Presents: Incubus with 311

Multi-platinum selling band INCUBUS will be hitting the road this summer on their upcoming North American amphitheater tour. The tour will kick off July 15,traveling to 35+ cities across the country and will be joined on the trek by alternative rock stalwarts 311 and Badflower.  Incubus will be coming to the Hollywood Casino Amphitheatre in Tinley Park, IL on Friday, August 28th!…More Info

8/28/20 – Jimmy Eat World

8/28/20 – Jimmy Eat World

This summer, Jimmy Eat World is heading on their Criminal Energy Tour with The Front Bottoms and Joyce Manor! They will be playing at the Byline Bank Aragon Ballroom on Friday, August 28th! Tickets are on sale now but we have your chance to win a pair of tickets! Want to win your way in? Enter HERE for your shot…More Info

9/11-9/13/2020 – RIOT FEST with My Chemical Romance!

9/11-9/13/2020 – RIOT FEST with My Chemical Romance!

Riot Fest is coming back to Douglas Park between September 11th – September 13th! While the full line-up is still on the way, what we do know is that MY CHEMICAL ROMANCE will be headlining one of the days! Tickets are ON SALE NOW and 3-Day Passes are $139.98 for a limited time only! It’s…More Info

9/11/20 – Joywave

9/11/20 – Joywave

This show is rescheduled from Saturday, May 16 at Metro to Friday, September 11 at Subterranean. Tickets purchased for Metro will be honored at Subterranean – no need to exchange. All other details remain the same. Want to win your way in? Text WAVE to 312-101 by Wednesday, September 9th for your shot at a…More Info

9/15/20 – Korn & Faith No More

9/15/20 – Korn & Faith No More

Korn and Faith No More have announced a co-headlining tour this summer! This night of pure metal music will be stopping by the Hollywood Casino Amphitheatre on Tuesday, September 15th during their tour. Here are some things you need to know about buying tickets: Public on-sale: Fri, Feb 21st @ 10am Want to see the show for free? Text…More Info

9/18/20 – The Unity Tour with New Order and Pet Shop Boys

9/18/20 – The Unity Tour with New Order and Pet Shop Boys

Two bands that were at the forefront of the post-punk wave in the UK, New Order and Pet Shop Boys are going on tour together! This tour will be hitting 11 cities and you can catch The Unity Tour at Huntington Bank Pavilion at Northerly Island on Friday, September 18th! Tickets are on sale now, or…More Info

9/23/2020 – The Killers

9/23/2020 – The Killers

With their highly-anticipated sixth studio album set to be released in May, The Killers, are bringing their “Imploding the Mirage Tour,” to the United Center on Wednesday, September 23rd! The date that tickets will be on sale is to be determined but we will update as soon as we find out. Want to win your way in…More Info

10/24/20 – The Revivalists

10/24/20 – The Revivalists

Due to the ban on large public gatherings, The Revivalists will now be performing on October 24th, 2020 rather than the originally scheduled date as noted in the photo above. The Revivalists are coming to Chicago with Into The Stars tour! They will be playing at the Byline Bank Aragon Ballroom on Saturday, October 24th!…More Info