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On the Radar: Bonnaroo and Govenors Ball Lineups, New Song Featuring Chester Bennington, Lana Del Rey, + More

This week we’re talking about hot festival lineups, new music from Lana Del Rey, and Chester Bennington. All this and more On the Radar. Governors Ball and Bonnaroo reveal stellar 2019 lineups Governors Ball and Bonnaroo have shared their lineups for the year and they’re pretty awesome. Headlining Governors Ball are The Strokes, making it their first confirmed US performance of three years. Other acts include Florence + The Machine, Nas, SZA, Tyler the Creator, Lil Wayne, BROCKHAMPTON, The 1975, Kacey Musgraves, Vince Staple, Beast Coast (Joey Bada$$ and Flatbush…

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Rockstar Rodie. The Chicago Theatre. Dec 28, 2018. Photo by- Kevin Baker @ImKevinBaker. Chicago, Il
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Chicago Music Rockstar Rodie Tears Down Pre NYE Jam at The Chicago Theatre

Chicago Music and Zo Ent has their sights set high on Chicago’s Hip Hop Hippie Rockstar Rodie. Following up from his spectacular performance at Summer Jam 2018 at the United Center. Rodie’s performance was high intensity from the time he took the stage. His set consisted of songs from his mixtape “Perfect Timing” which will be released on New Year’s Eve. Be sure to check out his music and show some love for Chicago’s own. Photos and Video by: Kevin Baker @ImKevinBaker Jason Pinkney @TheCameraGoon

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On the Radar: Muse 2019 Tour, Spice Girls Announce Reunion Tour, The Return of Earl Sweatshirt + More

Catch up on the music news you may have missed with this week’s edition of On the Radar. Muse announce 2019 Simulation Theory world tour Days before the release of their eighth studio album, Muse revealed dates for their 2019 world tour. The North American trek kicks off February 22 in Houston, Texas and wraps up April 10 in Boston, Massachusetts. After the trek, the band will then tour Europe starting May 26 in Prague to July 26 in Madrid. The band will also make a special appearance in Chicago for…

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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: 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: Smashing Pumpkins Celebrate 30th Anniversary, ‘Yadhi’ Gets Delayed, Mac Miller Benefit Concert + More

Too busy preparing for Halloween to keep up with music news? Chicago Music’s On the Radar has you covered. Check out this week’s edtion below. Smashing Pumpkins extend 2018 tour to celebrate 30th anniversary If you missed out on seeing the Smashing Pumpkins earlier this year, you’ll have another chance this winter. The band have announced a series of dates to celebrate their 30th anniversary. The new batch of shows kick off November 28 in Madison, WI and will hit up Chicago for another hometown show, St. Louis, and San…

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On the Radar: Maroon 5 at the Super Bowl, Kanye West’s ‘Yandhi,’ Robyn’s New LP + More

If you were too busy enjoying the gorgeous weather this weekend, see what you missed in music with the latest edition of On the Radar. Report: Maroon 5 to play the 2019 Super Bowl halftime show According to Variety, Maroon 5 is set to perform the Super Bowl LIII halftime show in Atlanta, Georgia on February 3, 2019. Needless to say, the news has been met with lukewarm responses. Another report states that Cardi B, who teamed up with the band on the song So far, a representative for Maroon…

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