Posts in category "Q101"

We Appreciate Your Enthusiasm: The Oral History of Q101 by James VanOsdol

We Appreciate Your Enthusiasm: The Oral History of Q101 by James VanOsdol
Looking back on my very short “career” (I barely can call an eight year stint in radio a career), I had the pleasure of working with some of the biggest and best people in the Chicago market. From my internship runs at WCKG, Q101, and XRT to the years I spent with 94.7 “The Zone”... Read more »

Losing "Chicago's Alternative" Q101 Sooner Than We Thought...

A few weeks back I wrote about the news of Q101′s sale from Emmis Communications to Merlin Media, run by Randy Michaels, former Tribune CEO, and how that the beloved rocker had at least till August 1st to live… …well think again as Chicago Media insider “Larz” reported yesterday on his wildly industry popular website ChicagoRadioandMedia.com,... Read more »

R.I.P. Q101...Maybe

R.I.P. Q101...Maybe
That title “could be” or “could not be” true, depending on how much faith you have on the rumblings around the radio landscape after news of Emmis Communications sale of local radio stations WKQX “Q101″ and WLUP “The Loop” to Merlin Media and Chicago-based equity firm GTCR earlier today. If you trust the all-knowing Robert... Read more »
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