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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: 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: 2019 Rock and Roll Hall of Fame Class, Chicago Open Air Festival, Vince Staples tour + More

The Cure, Radiohead, Stevie Nicks, and Janet Jackson to be inducted into the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame The Rock & Roll Hall of Fame class of 2019 has been revealed and this time they got it right. The Cure, Radiohead, Janet Jackson, Stevie Nicks, Roxy Music, The Zombies, and Def Leppard will all be inducted during a ceremony held next April. This makes Stevie Nicks the first woman to be inducted into the Hall of Fame to two separate occasions; she was previously inducted as a member of…

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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: The Cure talk new music, Fleetwood Mac fires Lindsey Buckingham, Billie Joe Armstrong introduces The Longshot + More

Too occupied with Coachella to keep up with music news? Catch up with the latest edition of On the Radar. Fleetwood Mac fires Lindsey Buckingham Looks like Lindsey Buckingham is out of Fleetwood Mac, again. Buckingham was fired from the band over a disagreement about their upcoming tour. News initially broke when former Fleetwood Mac guitarist Billy Burnette tweeted: “Breaking news: Lindsey Buckingham is out but I’m not in.” The band later confirmed the news and announced Tom Petty & The Heartbreakers’ Mike Campbell and Neil Finn of Crowded House as…

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On the Radar: Ravyn Lenae, New Ministry Music, The Cure + More

It’s almost time for the holiday, but before you head out of town and stuff yourself silly, catch up with the latest music news with this week’s On the Radar. Chicago Artist Spotlight: Ravyn Lenae Southside native Ravyn Lenae started turning heads with her second EP Midnight Moonlight earlier this year. The EP was so infectious Rolling Stone named the pop singer one of “10 New Artists You Need To Know.” Now the singer is getting ready to drop her new EP, CRUSH, out January 26 via 323 Music Group.…

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