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Lollapalooza Festival Evacuated Due To Storms

The crowd was waiting for the British singer to take to the main stage in Chicago, Illinois at round 2.30pm local time when festival organisers announced the evacuation in anticipation of a severe...

Rapper Travi$ Scott's Lollapalooza Set Shut Down

After arriving on stage at the festival in Chicago, Illinois 30 minutes late, Scott opened with his track Quintana before allegedly telling the crowd to push past security officials and climb over barricades....

Rapper Travis Scott Arrested After Encouraging Lollapalooza Stage Invasion

Travis Scott’s Lollapalooza set lasted all of five minutes on Saturday after it was shut down when the rapper told fans to jump the barricades and join him on stage. The long-running three day festival...

Muse Lead Lollapalooza 2015 Line-up For The Berlin Premiere

The final line-up announcements have been made for Lollapalooza 2015 in Berlin, with festival regulars Muse topping the bill and marking their fourth appearance at the legendary festival which takes place in September this year.This...

Perry Farrell: 'I Didn't Want Metallica Headlining Lollapalooza In 1996'

James Hetfield and his bandmates return to headline Lollapalooza this year (15), and Farrell admits they'll have a much warmer welcome - because he has grown to like the band and its music....

Paul Mccartney To Headline Lollapalooza

The weekend event in Grant Park will also feature sets from Alt-J, Sam Smith, The Weeknd, Alabama Shakes, The War On Drugs, FKA Twigs and Father John Misty, among others. The line-up...

Paul Mccartney, Metallica And Florence And The Machine Lead Lollapalooza 2015 Line-up

Paul McCartney and Metallica have been announced as the headliners for this year's Lollapalooza Festival, taking place at Chicago's Grant Park on July 31st through to August 2nd. The legendary Beatle’s heading slot marks his...

Lollapalooza 2015 Makes European Debut In Berlin!

Lollapalooza is set to make its European debut as the festival lands in Berlin in the latest expansion scheme. Known for its events in South America and Chicago, it will be a completely different change...

Vic Mensa Almost Died Sneaking Into Lollapalooza

American rapper Vic Mensa has told how he had a near-fatal accident attempting to sneak into the Lollapalooza music festival.Mensa performed at the event on Saturday (02Aug14) in the hip-hop star's hometown of Chicago, Illinois,...

Lollapalooza Afterparty Marred By Shooting

An unofficial Lollapalooza afterparty attended by rapper Nas ended in tragedy with one man killed and another injured in a shooting in the early hours of Sunday morning (03Aug14).The incident reportedly occurred outside the Bodi...

Singer And Producer Dev Hynes Allegedly Assaulted By Security At Lollapalooza

Lollapalooza saw a minor scandal this year, when Blood Orange singer-producer Devonte "Dev" Hynes came out with the claim that he had been assaulted by security guards at the festival on Friday evening. On Saturday,...

20 Years After Cobain's Death, The Nirvana Legacy Lives On In Tributes Across The World

Saturday night marked the 20th anniversary of Kurt Cobain’s death. The Nirvana frontman commited suicide on April 5, 1994. Predictably, Nirvana tributes were abundant over the weekend. In Sao Paolo, Brazil Muse managed to do...

Lollapalooza Line-up 2014: Your Guide To The 3 Day Extravanganza

Lollapalooza has sold out of three-day general tickets. Got that? No more tickets. Which is a shame, considering that one hell of a line-up has just been announced including Eminem, Kings of Leon and Outkast....

Lollapalooza Festival To Welcome Kings Of Leon, Eminem, Arctic Monkeys And Outkast

Eminem, OutKast, Kings Of Leon and Skrillex have been officially announced as the headliners for this year’s Lollapalooza festival. The festival will take place over the August 1-3 weekend at its home of Chicago’s Grant...

“This Is Something Different” - Phoenix Close Lollapalooza 2013 In Style

As Thomas Mars – the lead singer of Phoenix – explained, "Usually on Sunday night people are really tired.” He was talking about festivals, and he was right, bit he and his band had something...

The Cure Close Lollapalooza

Veteran rockers The Cure closed out the Lollapalooza festival on Sunday night (04Aug13) by playing through their curfew.The band took to the stage on the final night of the music event in Chicago, Illinois following...

The Postal Service Split For Good After Lollapalooza

Cult electro rockers The Postal Service have split for good following their show at the Lollapalooza music festival over the weekend (03-04Aug13).The band reunited earlier this year (13) following an extended hiatus for a tour...

Lollapalooza Packs Up For Another Year: What Did Day 3 Bring?

"If they pull the plug on this song, you'll have to keep on singing," ordered The Cure's Robert Smith, preparing to play 'Boys Don't Cry' at the end of an ecstatically-received, hit-filled set. The British...

Haim Star's Bra Thrill At Lollapalooza

Haim rocker ALANA Haim beamed with delight during the band's set at the Lollapalooza festival in Chicago, Illinois on Saturday (03Aug13) when a fan threw a bra at her.The keyboardist took to the stage with...

Death Grips Axe Lollapalooza Set

Rappers Death Grips pulled out of their headline set at the Lollapalooza festival on Saturday (03Aug13) just hours after fans wrecked their equipment following a cancelled gig.The band was booked to perform a small show...

Lollapalooza 2013: The Best New Bands Worth Checking Out

You, being a seasoned festival-goer, will know that it’s Lollapalooza 2013 in Chicago’s Grant Park this weekend (August 2 – 4, 2013), which promises to play host to some of the biggest acts in the...

Lollapalooza 2013: The Key Bands That You Cannot Afford To Miss

Most of us are still cradling our weary heads from the Pitchfork Music Festival, but it's time to dust ourselves down, pull on our favorite band t-shirts and head to Chicago for one of America's...

Lollapalooza 2013 To Be Equipped For All Weathers For Another Memorable Weekend

Get ready for a magnificent time as Chicago brings you another rollicking year of Lollapalooza with a legendary line-up of mixed genre music from The Cure to Mumford & Sons.Since it's revival in 2003, Lollapalooza...

Florence Welch Cries All The Time On Tour

Florence Welch cries all the time while she is touring.The Florence + The Machine singer admitted that her demanding schedule can often leave her feeling tired and emotional.She said: ''I think we've been on tour...

Lady Gaga And Taylor Kinney Celebrate One Year Anniversary

Lady Gaga and Taylor Kinney celebrated their one year anniversary on Sunday (05.08.12). The 'Born This Way' singer and the actor toasted their first year together by enjoying a dinner date with friends in Chicago,...

Lollapalooza Comes Through Storms And Bad Weather To Triumph

Lollapalooza gave revellers as topsy-turvy experience as its name would suggest, although it was more thanks to the weather than the music that the festival had on offer that many folks will remember their weekend...

Lollapalooza Day 1 Round Up: Sabbath And Keys Paint It Black

Day one of Lollapalooza went by yesterday and was a massive success as the headline slots on the Bud Light and Red Bull Soundstage stages were black as night, with veteran rockers Black Sabbath and...

Reunited Black Sabbath Close Download Festival

Black Sabbath closed Download 2012 last night (10.06.12) by wowing fans with a greatest hits set. The rock outfit performed with three of their four original members, singer Ozzy Osbourne, guitarist Tony Iommi and bassist...

Black Sabbath Make Live Return

Black Sabbath played their first show since reforming in Birmingham this Saturday (19.05.12).The reformed heavy metal group - vocalist Ozzy Osbourne, guitarist Tony Iommi and bass player Geezer Butler - played in Birmingham, middle England,...

Black Sabbath Drummer Quits Reunion Shows

Black Sabbath drummer Bill Ward will not take part in the bands reunion shows.The original line up of the group - Bill, Ozzy Osbourne, Tony Iommi and Geezer Butler - came together last year to...

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