Underground Q, 87.7 fm, and Alternative Radio in Chicago

We were huge fans of Q101 and were super ticked off when Merlin Media took it off the air, because seriously, Green Bay Wisconsin has better rock and alternative stations than Chicago.  That is sad.  We had been listening to The Mixx (which is pop rock stuff) to replace it.  Trust me, that's no replacement. We were happily surprised that 87.7 fm is now … [Read more...]

Where did Q101 go?

If you are a local here in Chicago, you probably turned on Q101 last week and heard the DJs do their last goodbyes.  It was hard no matter how much of a happy face they tried to put on it.   Q101 has been here in Chicago almost 20 years.  The kicker was today when the company that bought Q101 put a Red Hot Chili Peppers song for the last 12 hours.  It's just … [Read more...]