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On the Radar: Knotfest Roadshow, Pitchfork Lineup, RIP Keith Flint and Concerts

This week we’re talking about Slipknot’s summer tour, the sick Pitchfork lineup, remembering Keith Flint and more On the Radar. Slipknot announce Knotfest Roadshow North America 2019 Slipknot are making their live return this summer with their massive Knotfest Roadshow headline tour. Joining them on this outing are Volbeat, Gojira, and Behemoth. The tour kicks off July 26 in Mountain View, California and concludes September 8 in The Woodlands, Texas. Slipknot and friends will play the Hollywood Casino Amphitheatre in Tinley Park on August 11. Find more details here. Tickets…

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On the Radar: BTS World Tour, Jerry Bryant Benefit Concert and The Cure Celebrates ‘Disintegration’

This week we’re talking about The Cure’s new anniversary shows, BTS’ massive world tour, and a new benefit to help Chicago’s own Jerry Bryant. All this plus the weekly local artist and upcoming shows On the Radar. BTS announce massive 2019 world tour The biggest boy band on the planet, BTS, have announced a huge world tour. The trek will see them play stadiums in North America, Japan, Europe, and South America. Currently, the “BTS WORLD TOUR LOVE YOURSELF: SPEAK YOURSELF” tour features ten dates and kicks off in May…

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On the Radar: Cage the Elephant On Tour, 21 Savage Earns His Freedom, Pearl Jam Named RSD Ambassadors and More

This week we’re talking about Cage The Elephant’s upcoming tour, 21 Savage’s freedom, this week’s shows and more On the Radar. Cage the Elephant announce co-headline tour with Beck and Spoon Cage the Elephant are headed back on the road and this time they’re bringing their friends with them. The band recently announced their “Night Running Tour” featuring Beck as co-headliner and Spoon as special guest. Sunflower Bean, Wild Belle, and Starcrawler will serve as support on select dates. The trek kicks off July 11 in Ridgefield, Washington and wraps…

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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: Billie Eilish announces debut LP, Warped Tour Returns, New Cage the Elephant + More

Recover from the polar vortex by checking out music’s hottest stories with this week’s On the Radar. Billie Eilish announces debut LP ‘When We All Fall Asleep, Where Do We Go?’ Billie Eilish, one of the hottest artists of 2018, has officially announced her debut album. Titled When We All Fall Asleep, Where Do We Go? the record drops March 29 via Darkroom/Interscope Records. Eilish also shared the eerie artwork and tracklist for the album. The 17-track LP features previously released singles “you should see me in a crown” and…

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On the Radar: Kendrick Lamar’s Oscar Nomination, New Music from Vampire Weekend, Ariana Grande’s New LP and Chicago Concerts

Kick off the week by catching up on music’s biggest stories and more with this week’s On the Radar. Kendrick Lamar receives first Oscar nomination Kendrick Lamar has been nominated for his first ever Academy Award. Lamar and SZA’s collaboration for Black Panther’s, “All The Stars,” is one of the five nominees for Best Original Song at the 2019 Academy Awards. Other contenders for the award include David Rawlings and Gillian Welch for “When A Cowboy Trades His Spurs For Wings” (The Ballad of Buster Scruggs); Diane Warren for “I’ll…

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On the Radar: Grammy Performances, 2019 Super Bowl Half Time Show, Bikini Kill Reunites and More

Catch up on all the music news you may have missed with the latest edition of On the Radar. Maroon 5, Travis Scott, and Big Boi to officially play Super Bowl 2019 Half Time show Well, it’s happening. Maroon 5 will headline the Super Bowl 2019 Halftime Show with special guests Travis Scott and Big Boi. Scott was rumored to be a part of the show, but the NFL recently made the official announcement. Before settling on Maroon 5 the league reached out to other artists, like Pink, Nicki Minaj,…

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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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