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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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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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Video: Chicago Music Concert and Festival Reel 2017 Tune In Now

As we close out 2017 with another great year at Chicago Music. It has been an incredible year to cover artists at all stages of their career. We wanted to highlight some of the dope Concerts and Festivals we’ve covered this year. Take a look through the lens of some of our contributors. Be sure to follow these creators for more featured content. Shot by: Kevin Baker @ImKevinBaker, Jason Pinkney @TheCameraGoon and Lateef Idris @L.Idris A post shared by Chicago Music (@chicagomusic) on Jan 3, 2018 at 10:39am PST

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On the Radar: Kendrick Lamar Re-releases ‘DAMN,’ Artist Spotlight Austin Poe and Concerts

Were you too busy Christmas shopping to keep up with music news? Don’t worry because On the Radar has you covered! Check out the latest below. Kendrick Lamar releases collector’s edition of DAMN. with reversed tracklist If you can’t get enough of one of this year’s hottest albums then you’re in luck. Kendrick Lamar released a collector’s edition of DAMN. Along with some new artwork, the record presents its songs in reverse order meaning “DUCKWORTH” now opens the album and “BLOOD” closes it. The album is also four minutes longer…

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On the Radar: Creeper in the US, Eminem Slams Trump, Green Day Announce Greatest Hits LP + More

Did you watch Eminem’s Trump diss or pre-order Green Day’s new release? Did you know Creeper is returning to the US? Catch up with On the Radar. Creeper and Neck Deep announce US tour dates One of the best new bands in punk rock is the UK’s Creeper. Those who attended Warped Tour this year got the chance to see Southampton band’s energetic set. If you missed out or want to catch them again, you’re in luck. Starting early next year, they’ll be heading out on tour as a support…

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On the Radar: Chester Bennington Tribute Show, Peter Hook Vs New Order, Vic Mensa + More

What’s on Chicago Music’s Radar for last week? Vic Mensa joins Jay-Z’s tour, Peter Hook settles lawsuit with New Order, Linkin Park announce new show, and more  Linkin Park to hold special tribute show to honor Chester Bennington The remaining members of Linkin Park will honor the late Chester Bennington with a one-night-only concert. The special event takes place at the Hollywood Bowl in Los Angeles October 27. Also joining them are Korn’s Jonathan Davis, Blink-182, M. Shadows and Synyster Gates from Avenged Sevenfold, Daron Malakian, Shavo Odadjian, and John…

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