97.1 FM presents "The Drive's A to Z Game™!" Guess the Mystery A to Z Artist seven times a day for a chance to win at least $1,000! Click here for all the info.
97.1 FM The Drive welcomes Jeff Lynne's ELO August 15th at Allstate Arena!
Listen to Sherman & Tingle for your chance at tickets during their :30 Song Challenge
weekdays at 7:30am. Click here for show info.
It's The Drive's Christmas with Care Ornament Drive! Purchase a brand new Drive holiday ornament at an event near you! All proceeds benefit Operation Gratitude, an organization that sends care packages to U.S. Military overseas. Click here for more info.
Help our furry friends this Holiday season with Sherman & Tingle's
Operation: Santa PAWS! Click here for details on how to get pets in need
new toys and food in time for Christmas with JEWEL-OSCO & The Drive!
The Drive Advisory Board will soon become “Drive Nation!”
Click here and signup for your new Drive Nation account today.
As part of the "Hundred Thousand Handshake Tour," Sherman & Tingle present to you "Workforce Wednesdays!" Each Wednesday, they'll deliver free lunch to a workplace in the Chicagoland area! Click here for more info and to sign up.
97.1 The Drive presents Traveling Thirsty Thursdays!
Kick back some cold ones with free apps & prizes at local bars & restaurants across
Chicagoland every Thursday afternoon. Click here for our next stop!
The brand new DRIVE t-shirts designed by Jamie Rey of Glen Ellyn are now on the streets! Win our new long-sleeve t-shirt just in time for fall at a DRIVE event near you!
This is your chance to play against other Drive listeners and DJs this football season.
Simply pick the winners for each weekly NFL game for a chance at bragging rights and prizes.
Click here for more info!
Who would make up your personal "Mount Rockmore?" Click here to submit your 4 favorite Classic Rock artists for the The Drive to spin weekdays at 4pm!
Seaver wraps up his show every weekday afternoon with two in a row from Led Zeppelin
with The Drive's Stairway to Seven.
Brian Sherman & Steve Tingle wake up Chicago with their unique brand of humor, insight and of course great Classic Rock. Weekdays from 5:30 til 9 on The Drive. Click here for more.
That's long sets of commercial FREE Classic Rock at 8:20am, 2pm and 4:30pm!
More info here!
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We've upgraded our studio lines at The Drive to make it easier for you to get through.
The new number is 312-642-WDRV (9378).


Nov 18

REO Speedwagon

Where: Genseee Theatre, Waukegan

Jan 13

REO Speedwagon

Where: Rialto Square Theatre, Joliet

May 22


Where: United Center

Aug 15

Jeff Lynne’s ELO

Where: Allstate Arena

Click here for more concerts.


  • Cirque du Solei – The Beatles LOVE

  • Brigsby and Bear on Blu-ray

  • Tommy Emanuelle Classics & Christmas Tour

  • Continental Motors Group – Continental Breakfast

  • Vietnam War DVD Set

  • U2 Tickets

  • Four Winds Casino Resort Gift Card

  • Kid Rock Tickets

  • G3 Tickets

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