• AlbumMadnessVote15
    Click here to vote on the latest Album Match-Ups and determine Rock’s Greatest Album. Match-Ups are at 8am, Noon, 4pm and 8pm daily.
  • AlbumMadness15
    The Drive's Album Madness is searching for rock's greatest album. Download your brackets now and tell us which album you think will make it all the way for your chance to win a trip for two to Hotel Zamora on beautiful St. Pete Beach from VisitFlorida.com and The Drive.
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    The Drive welcomes John Fogerty to FirstMerit Bank Pavilion on July 8th. We have tickets to share on us... click here for details and ticket info!
  • 20150330_LouGram_660x350
    Enter for you chance to win tickets to see Lou Gramm (The voice of Foreigner) in concert at Austin's Fuel Room in Libertyville.
  • DriveProgramming14
    Click here to see what's coming up over the next week on The Drive.
  • MilestonesInRock14
    Weekday mornings at 7, The Drive spotlights Milestones In Rock and features a song or two around that day’s milestone. Click here for today’s Milestones In Rock, presented by Land Rover.
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    Customize your commute with The Drive's Interactive Traffic Map and avoid delays. Click here and enter your starting point and destination.
  • Tenat10-2014
    Each weekday, at 10am and 10pm, Bob Stroud picks ten great songs from one great year showcasing musically a moment in time.
  • One45-14
    Bob Stroud delves into his massive 45 record collection each weekday at 1:45pm and plays one back along with all the details surrounding it.
  • 3oclockFreeRide-NEW
    Bobby Skafish brings you an hour of non-stop rock each weekday afternoon beginning just before three. It's The Drive's 3 o'clock Free Ride.
  • LostFound14-2
    Each weekday afternoon at 5, Bobby Skafish unearths another lost musical treasure on The Drive's Lost & Found!
  • LongOneat9-NEW
    Weeknights at 9 pm join Phil Manicki for The Drive's Long One at Nine - the extended Soundtrack of Our Lives on 97.1 FM The Drive.
  • RockNRollRoots14-2
    Rock 'N Roll Roots with Bob Stroud as he demonstrates his vast rock & roll knowledge airing Sundays from 7am to 10am on The Drive.
  • thedeepend14-2
    Sounds, words and music transport you back, with stories that reveal the emotions fueling the creation of some of the greatest music ever made. The Deep End, Saturday nights at 11 on 97.1 FM The Drive.
  • SundayNightStar14-2
    The Drive's Sunday Night Star each Sunday at 8pm gives you the chance to take over the radio station. Wanna be a guest DJ on The Drive? Click here for details.
  • TheClassics14-2
    2 hours of great classic rock along with interviews, special events and tributes every Sunday night from 9 to 11pm with Steve Downes on 97.1 FM The Drive.
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    Listening to The Drive on the go is easier than ever. Our free iPhone, Blackberry and Droid apps mean you can stream us on your iPhone, iPod touch, Droid or Blackberry with the touch of a button.
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    The Drive proudly welcomes Van Halen to First Midwest Bank Amphitheatre in Tinley Park, Friday, July 24th with the Kenny Wayne Shepherd Band. We have tickets to share on us. Get details here.


Apr 9

The Moody Blues

Where: Star Plaza Theatre

Apr 11

Lou Gramm

Where: Austin's Fuel Room, Libertyville

Apr 18

Steve Winwood

Where: Chicago Theatre

May 5

Crosby, Stills & Nash

Where: Chicago Theatre

May 6

Crosby, Stills & Nash

Where: Chicago Theatre

Click here for more concerts.


  • Van Halen @ FMBA 7/24

  • John Fogerty FirstMerit Bank Pavilion

  • Album Madness Sweepstakes

  • Kenny Wayne Shepherd & Jonny Lang

  • Joe Bonamassa Chicago Theatre

  • Kansas - Miracles Out of Nowhere

  • Lou Gramm @ Austin's Fuel Room

  • Ringo Starr - Postcards From Paradise

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