| Apr 17, 2012
| 9:45 AM
For some people, the concert news of the day has already run, and no one's gonna top it.
They'll read these names below and say, Are any of these guys VAN HALEN??? Do they wear shiny leather pants and vaguely Middle Eastern scarves and a pinstripe vest...
| Mar 9, 2012
| 11:20 AM
Here's a round-up of our week at Midnight Sun:
•••• Very. Important. Band. Radiohead added dates to its upcoming tour, including a stop at Verizon Center on June 3. Tickets go on sale tomorrow. More details here.
| Aug 3, 2013
| 3:20 AM
Lollapalooza opened in Grant Park on Friday to -- what else? -- rain and a soggy turf that required wood chips to be imported and portions of Hutchinson Field to be roped off. Inclement weather is now a regular visitor at this festival, especially after a...
| Aug 4, 2013
| 4:59 AM
Day two of Lollapalooza started out with sunshine and a lineup shake-up.
Greg Kot (GK), Bob Gendron(BG) and Andy Downing(AD) give us the rundown of day two.
12:01 p.m.: Austin, Texas, quintet the Wheeler Brothers kick things off on Lollapalooza's...
| Aug 5, 2013
| 4:31 AM
In many ways it felt like the biggest Lollapalooza ever, and it wasn’t just an illusion. The three-day festival in Grant Park that concluded Sunday not only sold out in advance in its ninth year, attendance topped out at a record 300,000.
| May 14, 2013
| 8:20 AM
Lollapalooza presented festivalgoers with some difficult choices Tuesday when it announced its hour-by-hour schedule for the three-day, sold-out festival. Two headliners a day will play simultaneously at opposite ends of Grant Park: Nine Inch Nails and...
| Jun 4, 2013
| 9:59 AM
For dedicated music fans, sleep is apparently going to be optional during Lollapalooza weekend Aug. 2-4, with 37 pre- and after-shows at 14 venues over five nights.
The series of concerts announced Tuesday will complement the annual three-day festival...
| Nov 14, 2012
| 9:04 AM
Santa Monica police in riot gear shut down an MTV-sponsored concert at the Santa Monica Airport hangar after hundreds more people showed up than the event's permit allowed, they said Wednesday....
| Nov 14, 2012
| 12:14 PM
Organizers of the Santa Monica Airport concert that was shut down by police acknowledge the crowd grew too large to control....
| May 15, 2012
| 8:31 AM
The Spring Awakening Music Festival scheduled for June 16-17 is expanding inside Soldier Field to meet ticket demand, promoters will announce Tuesday.
The two-day event, which includes headliners Skrillex and Afrojack and dozens more DJs and electronic-...
| Jun 13, 2012
This weekend the scene at Soldier Field won't be about da Bears but da bass, and the drops won't be coming in the form of fumbles or incomplete passes. Instead, fans of electronic dance music (EDM) will be the ones touching down in the stadium for...
| Jun 13, 2012
Dubstep producer Flux Pavilion may reveal some uniquely British charm from time-to-time, like when he describes the part of his act that involves “jumping about, playing lots of fun, ridiculous music,” but his appeal is intercontinental....