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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: 2019 Grammy Nominations, Noname 2019 Tour, Remembering Peter Shelley + More

This week we talk about the 2019 Grammy Nominations, Noname’s new music video, and the death of Pete Shelley. All this and more on the latest edition of On the Radar. Kendrick Lamar, Drake, and Cardi B lead 2018 Grammy Nominations The nominees for the 2019 Grammy Awards have been revealedalong with several changes to category structure. The biggest change is thenumber of nominees in Album, Song, Record, and Artist of the year, which havebeen increased from five to eight. Leading the pack with the most nominations in Kendrick Lamar…

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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: 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: 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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On the Radar: The 1975 Reveals New LP Details, Jack White Announces New Live Documentary, New Music From Lana Del Rey and Concerts

Recover from Riot Fest weekend by catching up on the latest music news with this week’s edition of On the Radar. The 1975 reveal details for new LP ‘A Brief Inquiry Into Online Relationships’ The 1975 have shared all the details for their highly anticipated follow up to their 2016 album. The new LP called A Brief Inquiry Into Online Relationships, is set drop November 30 and features 15 songs, including the previously released “Give Yourself a Try,” “Love It If We Made It,” and “TOOTIMETOOTIMETOOTIME.” Pre-order your copy and…

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On the Radar: RIP Aretha Franklin, the Return of Janet Jackson, North Coast After Parties + More

It’s the start of another week, so kick it off by checking out the music news you missed with this week’s edition of On the Radar. Aretha Franklin, the Queen of Soul, has died Aretha Franklin, the Queen of Soul, has died at 76 years old. Franklin passed Thursday (August 16) from advanced pancreatic cancer of the neuroendocrine. She died in her Detroit home surrounded by family and friends. “In one of the darkest moments of our lives, we are not able to find the appropriate words to express the…

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