Lollapalooza fans, here’s what you’re gonna get for this year’s edition.
August 3rd – 5th in Grant Park, Chicago: Red Hot Chili Peppers, The Black Keys, Black Sabbath, Jack White headline a very rock n roll weekned with Florence & The Machine, Bassnectar, The Shins, Justice, Passion Pit, The Weeknd, Santigold, Miike Snow, Alabama Shakes, Tame Impala, Neon Indian, Die Antwoord, M83 and more.
Foo Fighters, Bjork, Arctic Monkeys, Band Of Horses, MGMT, TV On The Radio, Skrillex, Joan Jett & The Blackhearts and Foster The People are tapped to play the second year of Lollapalooza in Chile and the inaugural year of Lollapalooza Brazil.
August 5th-7th Chicago will be celebrating 20 years of Lollapalooza. Headliners: Eminem, Foo Fighters, Coldplay, and Muse. Also performing: My Morning Jacket, A Perfect Circle, Cee Lo Green, Arctic Monkeys, Deftones, Death From Above 1979, The Kills, Best Coast, Sleigh Bells, Local Natives – it goes on and on.
Lollapalooza is going international for the first time this year, playing April 2nd and 3rd in Santiago, Chile. The Killers, Jane’s Addiction, Kanye West, and the Yeah Yeah Yeah’s headline with more than 50 other American, Spanish and international artists filling out the the earlier slots. Lollapalooza will be back at its home in Grant Park, Chicago on August 5th-7th, and that lineup should be coming soon. It’s bound to be a big one – its the festival’s 20th anniversary.
Finally. It’s been a long time coming, but the Lollapalooza 2010 lineup has finally been announced.
Sunday night at Lollapalooza was a showdown. First Lou Reed played 25 minutes longer than he was supposed to. Lou Reed can eat one. His 25 minutes of extra time seemed like ego tripping, pure and simple.