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Recap: Q87.7’s PIQNIQ Festival

posted by Oscar June 30, 2013

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Chicago’s new home for Alternative Rock on the traditional airwaves, Q87.7, put together a one-day music festival that featured AWOLNATION, Sileversun Pickups, Atlas Genius, Bush and headlined by Yeah Yeah Yeahs. The bands mentioned previously fronted the main stage at First Midwest Bank Amphiheatre, while bands like New Politics, Twenty|One|Pilots and Cold War Kids performed at the secondary stage. No offense to these bands (we heard Twenty|One|Pilots from the parking lot and Cold War Kids played at the same time Atlas Genius started, so we skipped that) but we prioritized downing some Modelo tallboys and then just head in by the time the main stage bands started. Continue Reading

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Arctic Monkeys Cover “Come Together” at the Olympics

posted by Oscar July 28, 2012

One thing that is undeniable is that some of Rock music’s greatest artists are British and so when the organizers set to score the London 2012 Olympics Opening Ceremony they turned to some of that country’s greatest acts to form the soundtrack. For good reason, the Arctic Monkeys were asked to perform and they did so perfectly. Continue Reading