| Jul 31, 2014
| 1:57 PM
There's a reason most of you never make it to the early performances at Lollapalooza.
The festival parties are often the best parties of the year in Chicago and allow you to mingle with celebrities and watch big name artists perform in smaller venues...
| Jul 30, 2014
| 9:23 AM
It was going to be the biggest thing to ever happen to British band the Dunwells: a prime Saturday afternoon slot at Lollapalooza 2012 in Grant Park, their first major festival performance.
"We were really excited," recalls singer Joe Dunwell, who...
| Jul 31, 2014
| 6:32 AM
Didn't snag a ticket to Lollapalooza? Don't worry. Fans will be able to stream live performances from this weekend's fest free online by going to Lollapalooza.redbull.tv. Viewers will be able to pick between 3 "channels" at certain points in the day to...
| Mar 26, 2014
| 4:00 AM
Outkast and Calvin Harris will join Eminem, Arctic Monkeys, Kings of Leon and Skrillex as headliners Aug. 1-3 at Lollapalooza. If that sounds a bit familiar, it should — five of the six top acts have played Lollapalooza before.
The latter four acts...
| Jun 12, 2012
| 9:20 AM
Once again the shows will just go on and on Lollapalooza weekend Aug. 3-5, with 31 after-party concerts at 13 venues over five nights to be announced Tuesday.
The after-parties for the annual festival in Grant Park include no headliners on par with...
| Apr 10, 2012
| 8:41 PM
The 2012 Lollapalooza lineup to be announced Wednesday reaffirms that the culture of DJs and electronic artists is catching up with rock as a live attraction on the lucrative summer festival circuit.
Two of the rock headliners for the Aug. 3-5...
| Apr 11, 2012
| 8:31 AM
It’s safe to say Lollapalooza didn’t have people like me in mind when choosing its headliners.
There is no hip-hop headliner like there was in 2008 (Kanye West) and 2011 (Eminem). Also, I’m too young to care that the three-day music...
| Dec 13, 2010
| 9:35 PM
ï»¿ Ignoring the physics of his own rigid mohawk for a moment, Tyler Glenn of the Neon Trees dispensed with some advice for the crowd at night number two of the KROQ Almost Acoustic Christmas show. âI know itâs hipster......
| Apr 5, 2012
| 4:37 PM
A list of upcoming concerts across the Southland, with on-sale dates in parentheses. Verizon Wireless Amphitheatre Sugarland, June 2 (Sat.) Nokia Theatre Gotye, April 19; Don Omar, May 27 (now); Video Games Live, June 6; Seal, Aug. 7 (Fri.) Greek......
| May 23, 2012
*** (out of four)
“Howl,” the 2008 debut full-length from Chicago rockers Empires, did lack cohesion. It practically defines the difference between an album and a collection of songs. Yet that enjoyably erratic record demonstrated a wide...
| Aug 4, 2012
| 8:42 AM
There will be plenty of celebrities in Chicago this weekend due to Lollapalooza, but likely none bigger than Lady Gaga.
The pop mega star with nearly 28 million Twitter followers had dinner at Girl and the Goat in the West Loop late Friday night. I...
| Aug 4, 2012
| 4:06 PM
After some confusion on Twitter and at Grant Park following the evacuation of Lollapalooza due to severe weather warnings, C3 Presents announced via a statement it would let fest-goers back into the park and resume the festival at 6 p.m.: