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Car Seat Headrest Played One Of The Best Sets At Lollapalooza 2017

Teens Of Denial, Car Seat Headrest's breakthrough album from last year, was a minor miracle. It was built on music that had plenty of retro…
Ryan Leas | August 7, 2017 - 12:22 pm

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Lollapalooza Ups The Festival Merch Game

Last year's 25th anniversary Lollapalooza was overall pretty solid. I saw Radiohead, and Malia Obama, and got a contact high at Flatbush Zombies. The annual…
Scott Lapatine | August 3, 2017 - 9:36 am

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6 Storied Sets From 25 Years Of Lollapalooza

When Perry Farrell reinvented the rock roadshow with his underground-friendly Lollapalooza 25 years ago this month, he was trying to amp up the appeal of…
Scott Lapatine | July 29, 2016 - 12:53 pm

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Watch Charli XCX Cover Spice Girls With Halsey At Lollapalooza

Charli XCX is heading out on tour with Halsey next month, and during her set at Lollapalooza today, after asking the crowd if they liked…
Peter Helman | August 6, 2017 - 5:34 pm

Watch Whitney Perform With Joey Purp At Lollapalooza

Chicago rolls deep. Supremely chill Chicago rockers played Lollapalooza at Grant Park yesterday, and they brought a friend along. Joey Purp, one of the leading…
Peter Helman | August 5, 2017 - 5:05 pm

Lollapalooza Evacuated Due To Weather, Lorde Cut Short

Looks like Liam Gallagher had the right idea. Lollapalooza has cancelled the remainder of tonight's performances, including Lorde's headlining set, due to an approaching storm,…
Peter Helman | August 3, 2017 - 11:31 pm

Liam Gallagher Walks Offstage After Only 20-Minute Set At Lollapalooza

Despite the short sprinkle of raindrops in the morning, day one of Lollapalooza was going smoothly -- at least, until Liam Gallagher took the stage.
Lyndsey Havens & Katie Atkinson / Billboard | August 3, 2017 - 6:48 pm

Livestream Lollapalooza 2017 Here

Lollapalooza 2017 is kicking off in Chicago right about now. A few Stereogum staffers will be on-site this year, roaming the grounds and buying merch
Peter Helman | August 3, 2017 - 6:32 pm

Lollapalooza 2017 Lineup

Lollapalooza has announced its 2017 lineup. Chicago's behemoth four-day music festival will welcome headliners Arcade Fire, Muse, the Killers, and (as teased on Twitter) hometown…
Chris DeVille | March 22, 2017 - 7:06 am

Lollapalooza Announces Inaugural Paris Lineup

Lollapalooza is expanding to Paris for the first time later this year. The inaugural edition of the festival will take place on 7/22-23 at the…
James Rettig | January 17, 2017 - 1:17 pm

Watch A Mini-Doc On Jane’s Addiction’s Ritual De Lo Habitual & The 25th Anniversary Of Lollapalooza

Lollapalooza turned 25 this year, and to celebrate, GoPro teamed up with festival founder Perry Farrell to make a mini-documentary about his life and the…
Gabriela Tully Claymore | November 17, 2016 - 5:30 pm

Lollapalooza 2017 South America Lineups

Lollapalooza's three South American iterations in Brazil, Argentina, and Chile are returning next year, and their lineups have just been announced. Metallica, the Strokes, the…
James Rettig | September 28, 2016 - 10:41 am

15 Memorable Sets From Lollapalooza 2016

This year at Lollapalooza was a big one, with the festival adding an extra day for its 25th anniversary. It wasn't the 25th Lolla --…
Ryan Leas | August 1, 2016 - 2:20 pm

Stream Radiohead’s Entire Lollapalooza Set

Radiohead headlined the second day of Lollapalooza on Friday, closing out the night's festivities with a stunning two-hour set. Although their performance sadly wasn't included…
Peter Helman | July 31, 2016 - 7:22 pm

Watch Frightened Rabbit Cover The National In Chicago

Scottish sad-rockers Frightened Rabbit are in Chicago for Lollapalooza this weekend. They performed on Friday (including a bonus acoustic set at Stereogum's tent) and did…
Peter Helman | July 31, 2016 - 11:29 am

Watch Jane’s Addiction Bring Tom Morello, Jimmy Chamberlin, & Body Suspension Artists To Lollapalooza25

Lollapalooza, the festival started by Perry Farrell as a farewell tour for Jane's Addiction, is celebrating its 25th anniversary this year. Last night, the band…
Peter Helman | July 31, 2016 - 10:55 am
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