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Festivalist ’13: Lollapalooza 2013 Highlights (8/2-8/4)

So many highlights, so little time. Read below for my favorite moments and other thoughts from my return to Lollapalooza. The National – Saturday, Red Bull Sound Select Stage (set list) The biggest semi-popular check mark I needed to make all weekend just so happened to be my favorite performance at Lolla. The unseasonably pleasant […]

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Festivalist ’13: Lollapalooza – August 2nd-4th – Chicago, IL

What: Lollapalooza When: August 2nd-4th Where: Chicago, IL Who: The Cure, Nine Inch Nails, The Killers, Mumford and Sons, The Postal Service, Phoenix, The National, Kendrick Lamar, The Lumineers, Queens of the Stone Age, New Order, Band of Horses, Vampire Weekend, Knife Party, Major Lazer, 2Chainz, Cat Power, Beach House, Grizzly Bear, Tegan & Sara, […]

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Festivalist '09: Lollapalooza Wrap-Up

I wasn’t able to attend, but luckily, there are more than enough ways to get an insider’s look at this year’s Lollapalooza. Thanks to iClips.net, I caught partial performances of Henry Clay People, Cold War Kids, Kaiser Chiefs and Bat For Lashes. Besides that, I saw full sets by Ben Harper & Relentless7 (made me […]

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Lollapalooza 2008: Day 3

DAY 3 After a rowdy Day 2 of Lollapalooza, Day 3 seemed to come as soon as my head hit the pillow. I was more than ready for Sunday though and the ladies of Ann St (Laura, Erin & Becky) were pumped to join the Waters duo and I. Laura, Becky and I departed early […]

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Lollapalooza 2008: Day 2

DAY 2 After an amazing, but exhausting Day 1 at Lollapalooza 2008, I was looking forward to Day 2’s less cluttered lineup. Jenny, Andrea, and I were able to make it to Lolla-land midway through Margot and the Nuclear So & Sos’ set around 12:30. We heard the only song we knew (“Skeleton Key”) and […]

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Lollapalooza 2008: Day 1

Disclaimer: What I’m about to post is as accurate (and long-winded) as I can be about my experience at Lollapalooza 2008. For each day I’ll post photo albums here and you can check out videos here. It doesn’t really do justice to what a great event and how sweet the whole atmosphere actually was. Hopefully […]

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Pre-Lollapalooza 2008: Part III

Day 3 Tentative Schedule: Day 3 has all the ingredients to make for the best day of Lollapalooza: Girl Talk, Kanye West, and an Ann St. Reunion. I may not make it to Office‘s 11:30 slot, but I hope so. A little later, I’ll take a requisite visit to see Chi-town’s own Kid Sister, and […]