Topic: Lollapalooza

The 7 Music Festivals That You Can Still Attend This Summer

The 7 Music Festivals That You Can Still Attend This Summer

We’re only halfway through summer, but festival season is in full gear. Now, you may be worried that you’ve missed out on the best musical events of the year. Fear not! Despite Coachella and Bonnaroo passing, there are still tons of major festivals that await. You still have the opportunity to wear flower crowns, crop tops, and a bevy of impractical footwear while rocking out the most fantastic artists of the year. More »

Attention Music Lovers: The Offical Lollapalooza Line-Up And Schedule Is Now Online

Attention Music Lovers: The Offical Lollapalooza Line-Up And Schedule Is Now Online

Guess the music gods helped create Lollapalooza’s line-up for this summer because it’s jam-packed with all different kinds of great music.  I was lucky enough to attend the music festival last year and it was fricken’ awesome!  Not only did I love being able to make “Abe Froman: Sausage King of Chicago” jokes, but thanks to Cage The Elephants, “Shake Me Down”, I experienced a moment I will never forget. More »

The Lollapalooza 2012 Line-Up Is So Safe It’s Essentially Hater-Proof

The Lollapalooza 2012 Line-Up Is So Safe It's Essentially Hater-Proof

What do you think of when you hear the word “Lollapalooza”? If you’re anything like me, you think of cheesy alt-rock bands from the ’90s trying to stay relevant by inviting a Starbucks compilation’s worth of safe, popular, “major indie” (mindie?) bands to open for them. The 2012 line-up came out today, and while this may hold partially true, a closer examination of the list shows the wisdom of making such safe choices: there’s nothing too bad anyone can say about them, other than the fact that they’re safe. More »