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Watch: Oberhofer Releases Video For “Cruisin’ FDR”

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On the heels of last weekend’s Lollapalooza set that Relix called the “breakout, star-making set of the festival,” Oberhofer just premiered their new video for “Cruisin’ FDR.” As a massive fan of this sparkling indie pop group—as well as their prolific and earnest front man Brad Oberhofer (whom I interviewed earlier this year for Words [...]

Red Hot Chili Peppers, The Black Keys, Black Sabbath to Headline Lollapalooza

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Tonight Lollapalooza released their lineup for the Chicago-based festival. Set for August 3-5th, the lineup ranges from DJs such as Bassnectar and Justice to heavy-hitting reunion groups such as At the Drive-In and Sigur Ros. Check out the full lineup below or on the festival’s main site.

Lollapalooza Hints at Possible 2012 Lineup

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Who’s playing Lollapalooza 2012? That’s what we all want to know, and while the festival won’t officially unveil the lineup until Midnight on Tuesday, April 11th, it seems that they are dropping a few clues. Festival organizers seem to be using the Chicago train system and online ads to hint at possible headliners by posting [...]

Bassnectar Announces Tour Dates

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Today Bassnectar released an extensive list of tour dates, and by extensive I mean continent-hopping extensive. Richard Lorin (aka Bassnectar) will be gracing the stages of many a festival, ranging from Lollapalooza in South America to Big Day Out, and even taking the time to hit up the good ol’ Bible Belt of ‘murica. Check [...]

Festival Review: Lollapalooza 2011 – Sunday

1:15 – Deluka To begin the end of a very successful Lollapalooza, the day began with British indie rockers Deluka.  Maybe I’m just a sucker for female vocalists in indie bands, but this group was a very rewarding discovery.  With two albums under their belt and only five years young, this up-and-coming group is poppy, [...]

Live Review: Lollapalooza 2011 – Saturday

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1:30 – Chico Trujillo If I had to make lists for the best and worst ways to start off a day at Lollapalooza, one of the worst would be rain, but one of the best would be a pumped up Latin band.  We got both on Saturday, and luckily the band made the scattered showers [...]

Listen and Download: The KickDrums – The Lollapalooza Mixtape

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The Brooklyn-based indie-pop duo The Kickdrums, consisting of Alex Fitts (Fitts) and dj/producer Matt Penttila (Tilla), have released the latest installment in their festival mixtape series. Lollapalooza 2011: In 45 Minutes features all artists in the 2011 Lollapalooza lineup. You can listen and download the mixtape below. The band’s debut album Meet Your Ghost, is [...]

Free Music: The Glitch Mob – Warrior Concerto

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If you’re one of the millions of people who attend music festivals every year, you most likely look at each festival’s lineup and making note of all the bands who will be there.  In doing so, you’ve probably noticed that The Glitch Mob are one of the many electronic acts gracing Perry’s Stage (a stage [...]