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Want Tickets To Fall Out Boy’s Sold-Out Metro Show? Here’s How To Win Them

Eight listeners to Q101's morning show can also win an afternoon hang-out with the band Wednesday.

Downtown

Fall Out Boy To Play Homecoming Show At Metro

Tickets to see the late addition to Metro's 40th anniversary show Wednesday sold out almost immediately.

Lakeview, Wrigleyville, Northalsted

Friends And Fans Of Cynthia Plaster Caster To Celebrate Late Artist’s Life With ‘Thanks, Doll’ Metro Concert

Cynthia Albritton, known as Cynthia Plaster Caster, was famous for casting the private parts of rock stars. There will be a musical celebration of her life in July at the Metro.

Lakeview, Wrigleyville, Northalsted

‘Metallica Emergency’ For Fans As Band Plays Surprise Show At The Metro

Fans scrambled to the legendary venue Monday afternoon after the Hall of Fame metal band announced it would play a surprise gig there.

Lakeview, Wrigleyville, Northalsted

Metallica To Play Surprise Show At Metro Monday Night, Their First Concert There Since 1983

As word spread of the $20 concert, a line formed down Clark Street as fans tried to score tickets.

Lakeview, Wrigleyville, Northalsted

90 Percent Of Chicago’s Independent Music Venues Will Close Because Of Coronavirus, Desperate Owners Say

A haunting new video is highlighting the plight of independent music venues as owners call on Congress to save them.

Wicker Park, Bucktown, West Town

Public Invited To Virtual Memorial For Late Chicago Music Fixture, Activist Christen Thomas

Thomas, 38, died in April after a cardiac arrest. With the pandemic limiting funeral services, her loved ones say this will be a much-needed chance for closure.

Wicker Park, Bucktown, West Town

First To Close, Last To Open: Will Chicago’s Independent Music Venues Survive The Coronavirus?

The owners of Chicago's music venues say federal relief efforts won't help them survive unless changes are made — and they're asking music fans to amplify their message.

Wicker Park, Bucktown, West Town

Christen Thomas, A Fixture In Chicago’s Music Scene And ‘Cheerleader’ For The City, Dies At 38: ‘A Huge Loss’

“Nothing ever stopped her from doing what she wanted because everything she wanted was good and pure and for the betterment of the people around her."

Wicker Park, Bucktown, West Town