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Lollapalooza 2016 Lineup Announced Alternative Electronica Folk Indie Metal News Rock Singer/Songwriter 

Lollapalooza 2016 Lineup Announced

Lollapalooza celebrates 25 years this summer with a four-day weekend. From July 28 – July 31, Chicago’s Grant Park will be transformed into a massive festival grounds, with Radiohead, Red Hot Chili Peppers and LCD Soundsystem headlining. Other performers include Haim, Lana Del Ray, Ghost, Silversun Pickups, Wavves, Lettuce, and Frank Turner. “I’ve immersed myself in this experience for 25 years now, but it’s in a constant state of evolution, living and breathing. As long as we always try to find the eye of the hurricane, the epicenter of the…

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Coachella and Lollapalooza Ban Selfie Sticks Alternative Indie Metal News Pop Pop Punk Rock 

Coachella and Lollapalooza Ban Selfie Sticks

Sorry festival goers, you’re going to have to leave your selfie sticks at home. Whether you have one out of vanity or convenience, it appears they will not be allowed at either Coachella or Lollapalooza. Coachella and Lollapalooza have posted on their info pages about the picture taking devices. While Lollapalooza politely states that that there will be no “GoPro attachments like sticks, selfie sticks & monopods” allowed, Coachella more jokingly quips that there will be “no selfie sticks/narcissists” allowed at the festival. So to all you cool kids out there hoping…

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Lollapalooza Announces 2015 Lineup Alternative News Pop Punk Rock 

Lollapalooza Announces 2015 Lineup

Lollapalooza is back! The festival has revealed their lineup for this year’s event and oh, what a diverse lineup it is. Set to take place on July 31 through August 2, Lollapalooza will be taking over Grant Park in Chicago, IL for days full of music and fun. Some of the bands included in this year’s lineup are Metallica, Florence + The Machine, Twenty One Pilots and Brand New. That’s not even scratching the surface for all the other amazing acts performing. You can check out the full lineup and festival…

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WATCH: Robert Plant and Jack White Cover Led Zeppelin’s “Lemon Song” News Rock 

WATCH: Robert Plant and Jack White Cover Led Zeppelin’s “Lemon Song”

When Jack White hit the stage at Lollapalooza Argentina, concertgoers were in for a treat. During his set Jack White brought out Led Zeppelin’s lead vocalist Robert Plant to join him in a cover of Zeppelin’s “Lemon Song.” Make the jump and check out the footage via antiquiet below. For those interested in Led Zeppelin, you can purchase a CD here. For more Robert Plant, you can purchase a CD or buy concert tickets here. For more Jack White, you can purchase a CD or buy concert tickets here.

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Mapping America’s Music Festivals: A Regional Guide Features Indie Lists Metal News Pop Pop Punk Rock 

Mapping America’s Music Festivals: A Regional Guide

Have you ever found out that all your favorite bands were playing together in one neat package at a single music festival, only to click for more info and discover that the event was a thousand miles away? Music festivals aren’t inexpensive, so here’s a handy map for a quick look at the “heavy hitters” in each region to minimize what you have to put into your gas tank. In case you find yourself tiring of the bigger crowds, there are a few wildcards thrown into the mix as well….

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The History Of Music Festivals Features Indie Lists Metal News Pop Pop Punk Rock 

The History Of Music Festivals

Welcome to festival season! While we are currently already two months into a music aficianado’s favorite time of year, the fun has only just begun, with concerts spanning all the way through August. Those of us that keep up with the festivals, we all know the biggest names and where they are… But do we know the history behind those festivals? Infectious Magazine takes a look at 4 of the best-known summer music festivals and how they got their start. These festivals were created for surprisingly simple reasons, but grew…

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Daily Beast Lists Best Summer Music Festivals Indie News Rock 

Daily Beast Lists Best Summer Music Festivals

Online news Mag. The Daily Beast has put together a list of their top summer music festivals. The list includes some well known classics like Lollapalooza and Bonnaroo, but also some less publicized events like Sasquatch and Bayou Country Superfest. Check out the full list below the jump. Buy concert tickets well ahead of time, or purchase a CD in support of your favorite artists.

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Lollapalooza 2014 Schedule Announced Indie News Rock 

Lollapalooza 2014 Schedule Announced

Lollapalooza returns to downtown Chicago from August 1 to 3, and now festival-goers can start planning out their itinerary. The full 2014 lineup was announced earlier, but now Lolla has released their full schedule, which you can check out here. Per usual, the festival presents an array of difficult choices: Eminem vs. Arctic Monkeys on Friday, OutKast up against Calvin Harris, Cut Copy and others on Saturday, and Kings of Leon squaring off against Skrillex, Chance the Rapper and Darkside on Sunday. Oh, the choices. Other decisions you’ll be forced to make:…

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What To Expect At Music Festivals Features Indie Lists Metal News Pop Pop Punk Rock 

What To Expect At Music Festivals

The summer concert season is upon us, and that means one thing: outdoor festivals. These glorious events offer hours of brilliant fun and adventure if you come prepared and avoid the pitfalls. These top survival tips will help.

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STREAM: Bleachers “Shadow” Indie News 

STREAM: Bleachers “Shadow”

Yesterday, Bleachers (the project from the lead guitarist of fun.) released a second song called “Shadows.” Bleachers is going to be featured on many upcoming festivals including Governor’s Ball, Firefly, Outside Lands, and Lollapalooza. If you would like to see Bleachers perform live, buy concert tickets here. You can purchase a CD to Bleachers’ first single, “I Wanna Get Better” here.  You can also watch the music video for “I Wanna Get Better” and listen to their new release below.

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