Lollapalooza

(photo by Christine Newsom)

Perry Farrell's brainchild is returning to Chicago this summer! Since its start, Lollapalooza has ushered in a new and exciting way to experience the best of modern rock. Now, Lolla has become the best four days of the year for music fans. XRT is proud to welcome the festival to Chicago's backyard once again.

Lollapalooza returns to Chicago’s historic Grant Park, August 1st through 4th. That's 4 days, 8 stages, and more than 170 performances from your favorite artists right in the heart of downtown Chicago. Get your Lolla fix right here.

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Lollapalooza's Pool of Talent Offers Infinite Surprise Collaboration Opportunities for Artists

Are any surprise artist collaborations in store for Lollapalooza this weekend?
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Why Franz Ferdinand Is A Can't Miss Lollapalooza Set

They're just one of the bands you'll hear on our Lollapalooza Friday Feature!
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May 6, 2018; Atlanta, GA, USA; Post Animal performs during the 2018 Shaky Knees Music Festival at Central Park. Mandatory Credit: Adam Hagy-USA TODAY Sports

9 Early Afternoon Lollapalooza Acts Not To Be Overlooked

Lollapalooza has grown to be such a big festival, (How! Big! Is! It!?) it’s so big that this year it has over 180 bands playing! I love attending the festival while keeping in mind that many of the headlining acts played the fest years ago at earlier set times and on smaller stages. That said, head...
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Lollapalooza Crowd

What You Can & Can't Bring In To Lollapalooza

It's always smart to be prepared!
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Need a Break Between Lollapalooza Sets? Hydrate, Recycle, and Repeat!

As much as music fans might want to sprint through Lollapalooza to enjoy four days full of music, the festival can be a marathon. Trekking to each end of Grant Park to catch countless artists can be as exhausting as it is exciting. In order to sustain enough charisma and energy needed to survive...
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THE BIG BEAT: 2018 Lollapalooza Preview

No way we can go into Lollapalooza week without kicking out a bunch of jams from artists that you'll be seeing in Grant Park, so here we go!
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Jack White performing a free show in the courtyard of the historic George Inn pub

Watch A Free Live Stream Of Lollapalooza Performances

Catch sets from Jack White, Arctic Monkeys, Vampire Weekend, and more.
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The Big Ol' Lollapalooza Preview Podcast

Get ready for a weekend of a lifetime.
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How To Keep Your Ears Safe At Lollapalooza

It'll pay off in the long run.
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Jack White

Jack White To Play Lollapalooza Aftershow At Metro

The Metro has hosted some legendary acts in its long history and Saturday, August 4th promises to be another notch in the venue's storied belt. Jack White will be taking the stage to perform an official Lollapalooza aftershow at Metro on August 4th. Tickets for the show go on sale TODAY (7/24) at...
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