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Lollapalooza was a touring festival for years, but in 2005, it became an annual multi-day show in Chicago. In recent years, festival organizers have also begun putting on annual shows in Chile and…   Read Story »
The weirdest story out of this year's Lollapalooza involved a man biting another man's shoulder, zombie-style, during the Arctic Monkeys' headlining set. Now police believe they've identified the…   Read Story »
Blood Orange singer Dev Hynes and his girlfriend Samantha Urbani (formerly of Friends) were assaulted by security guards after their set at Lollapalooza several weeks ago, during which they spoke…   Read Story »
Up-and-coming Chicago rapper Vic Mensa took some time out of his Lollapalooza set to cover the White Stripes' "Seven Nation Army." I can't tell if it's the sound quality or if he filtered the song…   Read Story »
If there's ever going to be a mass-scale zombie outbreak, a big outdoor show would be a good place for it to start. Apparently, biting is suddenly big among people who go to these things. Yesterday,…   Read Story »
It's becoming more of an issue to include R. Kelly on your festival lineup because of his past sexual abuse charges -- just last week, Ohio's Fashion Meets Music Festival cut the R&B singer as a…   Read Story »
As a little preview of their upcoming stadium tour that starts in a week, Rihanna joined Eminem on stage during his headlining set at Lollapalooza. The frequent collaborators performed "Monster" and…   Read Story »
According to his Twitter, Dev Hynes and girlfriend Samantha Urbani were assaulted by security guards following their set at Lollapalooza. The Blood Orange singer and Urbani had worn homemade shirts…   Read Story »
Lollapalooza is starting right now in Chicago, and Red Bull TV has done us all a solid by livestreaming as many of the performances as possible. Among the acts you'll get to see live via three…   Read Story »
Yesterday marked 20 years since the death of Kurt Cobain. Last night St. Vincent paid tribute to the Nirvana leader during her show at Chicago's Riviera with a cover of "Lithium." Watch fan-captured…   Read Story »