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Lollapalooza Preview : See you today at Grant Park!

August 3rd, 2017 No Comments

The legendary Lollapalooza is popping off as I type this. I’ve been attending Lolla as a journalist for 10+ years, watching it grow from 1 day to 4, and I can tell you the best part of the festival (which is well-planned, well-organized, and well-executed) is still, The Music. To follow are my must-sees over […]

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Here Comes Lollapalooza 2017!

July 3rd, 2017 No Comments

And the lineup is sooooo good. Lollapalooza is better than ever and back at it with one extra day again to soak up all those Lolla vibes. Not for the faint festival goers at heart, but don’t sleep and catch FOMO. We’re currently charging up to full battery for August 3rd lift off and hope […]

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Lollapalooza 2016 launches a 4-Day Fiesta-val

July 3rd, 2017 No Comments

Photo by Maclay Heriot/Lollapalooza 2016 Lollapalooza went ALL IN this year, launching a 4-Day festival in celebration of its 25th anniversary and giving music fans one-day extra to get, well, hella extra. It was worth the stamina to see downtown Chicago come alive to the sounds of 2016 and commune with fellow festival ‘heads. To […]

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Lollapalooza 2014 Must-See Music

July 31st, 2014 No Comments

Lollapalooza is nigh once again with promises to turn up the August heat here in Chicago this weekend. It also happens to be the summer music festival’s 10th anniversary in Grant Park, congratulations to Perry Farrell for continuing to cultivate a genuine passion for the music festival phenomenon he helped to found—and sharing that passion […]

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Lemme m-f’in love you: Lollapalooza 2012 lineup is in

April 11th, 2012 No Comments

looking at this roster is making me smile. especially my picks in bold below. time to get my press tickets! see you aug 3-5 @grant park. thanks, perry! LINEUP: Red Hot Chili Peppers Little Dragon Orchard Lounge The Black Keys Dr. Dog Mona Black Sabbath Of Monsters and Men The Growlers Jack White Gary Clark […]

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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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new Jane’s

April 8th, 2011 No Comments

perry farrell might just be the kindest person i’ve ever had the luck to interview (other standout sweeties: björk and andré3000). when i got all star-struck at the end of our interview and starting blabbing about how much he was a part of my high school memories and so forth, he seemed truly moved (or […]

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Lolla Day 1, ya beautiful

August 7th, 2010 No Comments

Lady Gaga came with a “message” for her fans to be whomever they want. If that means committing multiple fashion crimes, then I disagree. I saw way too much flesh yesterday—muddy, body painted, cellulite gnarliness. Ick. Anyway, I only overheard Gaga’s message in the aftermath, though, as I was at the other end of the […]

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Jamie D’s Lolla 2010 preview

August 5th, 2010 No Comments

(Sorry, had to be specific since I know Giselle is going to through hers up and people are going to be all confused and ish.) For the past 5 years I’ve called Grant Park home for 3 days in early August. It’s been an awesome experience in it’s own unique way each year and I fear for […]

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Lollapalooza 2010 schedule revealed

June 8th, 2010 No Comments

hot off the presses!

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