Posts Tagged ‘Lollapalooza’

Lollapalooza Reappears with Its Usual Hodge-Podge of Genres

by Henry Netherland
Chicago’s own Lollapalooza, equivalent of Coachella, returns again with its annual ruckus. This year’s lineup featured the likes of, The Weeknd, Jack White and Bruno Mars, the latter of which will be discussed later on.    Below, are my personal reviews of the acts I was able to catch. Clairo Within the confines of a beautifully […]

Amid Rising Concerns and Competition, Can Headliners Save Lollapalooza?

by Ben LaScola
     Lollapalooza 2018 boasts a star-studded lineup, but competition and security concerns have slowed ticket sales this year. This summer’s festival will occupy Chicago’s Grant Park from August 2nd to the 5th with big named artists headlining each day. Performances by The Weeknd, Bruno Mars, Jack White, Arctic Monkeys, and Travis Scott will attract […]

A Festival Goer’s Dream Gone Sold Out.

by marisamae95
Who hasn’t thought of a pass to get you into almost every music festival that you would want to go to? Well, it has finally happened! Live Nation has created the Festival Passport that gets you into 90+ festivals around the world regardless if they are sold out. Participating festivals are; Lollapalooza Chicago, Berlin and […]

Summerfest to Reign Supreme over Lollapalooza?

by Alyssa O'Brenski
It’s May, meaning music-lovers across the country are locked and loaded for summer festival season. Line-ups and tickets have been released for nearly every genre’s largest concert gathering of the year. For much of the Midwest, this includes the infamous un-missable event, Lollapalooza. But while Lolla—in all of its glory—receives most of the spotlight, the […]

Smaller Acts Not to Miss at Lollapalooza 2017

by Erin Riedl
The highly anticipated Lollapalooza lineup was released Wednesday,  Mar. 22.  Headliners include Muse, Lorde, Cage the Elephant, Wiz Khalifa, Blink-182, The Killers, Chance the Rapper, Zeds Dead and others. Once a long-awaited lineup is revealed, many are quick to jump on the news and elaborate on the headliners and more “well-known” acts. This article does the opposite […]

Lolla Watch: Best Songs to Look Forward to Live

by Alyssa O'Brenski
Chicago’s biggest festival of the summer is quickly approaching, and there always seems to be an overwhelming amount of must-sees. Here, we take Lollapalooza day-by-day and highlight magical musical moments you don’t want to miss. Thursday: The 1975 – ‘The Sound’ The 1975 bring a new kind of vitality to their set with a song […]