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On the Radar: Record Store Day 2019, Janet Jackson in Vegas and Chicago Concerts

This week we’re talking about Janet Jackson in Vegas, remembering Mark Hollis and Andy Anderson, Record Store Day and more On the Radar. Record Store Day reveals 2019 exclusive releases The day all vinyl enthusiasts have been waiting for is almost here. Now, the official Record Store Day list has been revealed. This year’s exclusives feature releases from Pearl Jam, Erykah Badu, Madonna, Prince, Queen, Foo Fighters, and Mastodon to name a few. Some highlights that’s got us excited include Green Day’s Woodstock 94, featuring the recording of their iconic…

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On The Radar: Jamila Woods’ New Music, Maynard James Keenan on New Tool LP, Billy Corgan Reunited with Lost Guitar and Chicago Concerts

This week we got news about Jamila Woods new music, Tool’s new LP, Billy Corgan’s long lost guitar, plus this week’s shows and more On the Radar. Jamila Woods announces new LP ‘LEGACY! LEGACY!’ Chicago’s own Jamila Woods has announced her new album, LEGACY! LEGACY! will be coming May 10 via Jagjaguwar. The album is inspired by the various people who have influenced the singer over the years. Each song is named after one of these people, which includes playwright and social critic Jimmy Baldwin, poet Nikki Giovanni, and artist…

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On the Radar: Rihanna and Childish Gambino’s Movie, Grimes Release New Music, Sonic Temple Lineup + More

Kick off the week by catching up on music’s biggest stories and the hottest shows hitting Chicago this week with the latest edition of On the Radar. Watch the trailer for Childish Gambino and Rhianna’s new secret movie This past summer, reports surfaced that director Hiro Murai (Atlanta) was in Cuba with Atlanta cinematographer Christian Sprenger and “This is America” creative director Ibra Ake working on a new project with Childish Gambino aka Donald Glover and Rihanna. Details surrounding the project were sparse with only the name “Guava Island” to…

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On the Radar: Slipknot’s New Song, Upcoming Prince Documentary, Vince Staples Album + More

Kick off your week by checking out the hottest stories you may have missed out on with this week’s eiditon of On the Radar. Slipknot release new song ‘All Out Life’ from upcoming LP Slipknot surprised fans on Halloween with their new single “All Out Life.” They premiered the track on Zane Lowe’s World Record on Beats 1 Apple Music. They also released its accompanying music video directed by Shawn “Clown” Crahan, which you can watch above. The track comes from their highly anticipated followup to 2014’s .5: The Gray…

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On the Radar: Chance the Mayor, RIP Oli Herbert, BET spotlights Chicago + More

It’s Monday again, so kick off the week by catching up on music’s biggest stories with the latest edition of On the Radar. Oli Herbert, guitarist of All That Remains, dies Oli Herbert, founding member, and guitarist of All That Remains died last Tuesday (Oct. 16). He was 44 years old. Herbert died due to an accident at his home. TMZ reports that his body was found in a pond near his home. According to a statement from Herbert’s publicist, no further details will be released at this time. “Funeral…

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On the Radar: Rock And Roll Hall of Fame Nominees, The Return of the Raconteurs, Record Store Day Black Friday Releases

The Raconteurs return, Record Store Day reveals its list of exclusives for Black Friday, and 2019’s Rock and Roll Hall of Fame Nominees. Find all this along with this week’s shows and featured local artist on this week’s On the Radar. The Cure, Janet Jackson, and Rage Against the Machine among nominees for 2019 Rock N Roll Hall of Fame The nominees are in! Last week, the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame revealed the nominees for the 2019 Rock Hall class. Up for consideration is Janet Jackson, Devo, Rage…

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On the Radar: Eminem’s Surprise LP, The Orwells Breakup, Muse Announce New LP + More

Kick off the week by catching up on the hottest music news with the latest edition of On the Radar. Eminem Drops Surprise Album ‘Kamikaze’ Last Friday, Eminem surprise the world with a new album dubbed Kamikaze. Executive produced by Dr. Dre and Eminem, it includes the song from the Venom soundtrack, which he previously teased. The record features guest spots from Joyner Lucas, Royce Da 5’9,” Jessie Reyez, and Bon Iver’s Justin Vernon. If the artwork looks familiar it’s because it’s a homage to Beastie Boys’ License to Ill.…

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