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Crystal Castles tonight @ the Congress, Chicago

November 2nd, 2012 No Comments

Here is a little taste of what you’ll be missing if you don’t make it; circa Lollapalooza 2011. One of my favorite bands of the past five year, can’t wait!

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Pleasure! Pleasure, pleasure, pleasure: Here comes Lollapalooza 2012

August 2nd, 2012 No Comments

Yes, that time of the year again. Summer’s close brings Chicago music to a climax for three straight days in Grant Park. What summer? Doesn’t matter. Here’s my rundown of who to see this weekend, meaning who I am going to see. Be there: FRIDAY SBTRKT thenewno2 The Shins Black Sabbath (second choice: Wale) SATURDAY […]

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SBTRKT ft. Little Dragon ft. Drake

August 1st, 2012 No Comments

two out of three of these musicians will be playing lollapalooza this weekend and i will be there! p.s. the still of this dude in this tribal mask is hella creepy. i dare you to stare at him and tell me he doesn’t move!

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Lolla Last Day

August 9th, 2011 No Comments

Here are some photos of the last day; a day of rain, mud, sun, sun, mud rain. and It’s a wrap. Pfffft. Best Coast tried to keep it sunny when it started to pour: Deadmau5 paused for a picture for us in the press area: Black Lips posed for Christina, too: The well-worn, worn-out-and-weary (aka, […]

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Lolla Day 2

August 7th, 2011 1 Comment

Day 2: two disappointing performances back-to-back by two rappers I love: Atmosphere (Slug and Ant on the decks above) and Eminem. So, what gives? Both performances seemed super phoned in and frankly, soul-less. Slug decided to stick to new songs instead of crowd pleasers which is seriously self-gratifying artist bullsh!t; note to all performers: it’s […]

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Lolla Day 1

August 6th, 2011 No Comments

Friday Lollapalooza popped off a little late in my world; that’s what happens when you have a final exam to polish off in the morning, hmph. Hitting up the press area by late afternoon, Pete Wentz was already busy doing multiple interviews and the tent was buzzing with the likes of MTV, FUSE, RIAA, VH1, […]

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Lolla 2011 Eve

August 4th, 2011 No Comments

Lollapalooza 2011 from Lollapalooza on Vimeo. my lolla, how far you’ve come. my first show was summer of ’93 in outside-boston massachusetts; i remember painting “rage against the machine” down my arm (um, still have the photos) and watching alice in chains and tool from the crowd (much smaller back then). so thrilled to start […]

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Lollapalooza 2011 Schedule

June 7th, 2011 No Comments

start prioritizing people!

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lolla lineup, 20th anniversary

April 26th, 2011 No Comments

and more… all going down in grant park, chicago august 5, 6, 7. can’t wait!

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here we go!: lollapalooza 2011 leaks

March 1st, 2011 No Comments

rumors are ripening about the lineup for lolla 2011; who wants to bet eminem, foo fighters and muse will all be headlining? other acts whispered about: best coast, girl talk, crystal castles and lykke li thank this guy.

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