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Lollapalooza 2018 Single Day Tickets and Daily Lineup Released

Posted at March 29, 2018, 6:56 p.m.

Lollapalooza finally sold out of its 4-day GA passes, and with that the daily lineup has been released. If you are new to Lollapalooza they always wait until the 4-day passes sell out to release single day tickets and the daily lineups. Anyways, you can see the daily lineups above. The Arctic Monkeys will headline Thursday, Bruno Mars on Frida...

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Lollapalooza 2018 Begins Leaking Artists On The Lineup

Posted at March 20, 2018, 6:30 p.m.

Arctic Monkeys 2018 Lollapalooza

If you are even mildly interested in Lollapalooza then you know tickets went on sale this morning. Surprisingly tickets are not sold out yet when they typically do sell out within an hour or two. Anyways, Lollapalooza has been leaking artists all day that will be on the lineup. If you want to see all of the images leaked then head over to thei...

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Pitchfork Releases Lineup, All Artists Out For Lollapalooza 2018

Posted at March 15, 2018, 7:23 p.m.

Pitchfork 2018 Lineup

Pitchfork has announced it's 2018 lineup, which means we know a lot of artists who won't be at Lolla 2018. Due to radius clauses, which state artists can't play Lollapalooza if they play another show in or near Chicago, all of the artists who are playing Pitchfork won't be at Lollapalooza 2018. Given this there is definitely some sad news for ...

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Lollapalooza Announces 2018 Tickets On Sale Tuesday 3/20

Posted at March 15, 2018, 6:55 p.m.

Red alert! Lollapalooza has announceed tickets for Lolla 2018 will go on sale on Tuesday at 10 a...

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Brockhampton Confirms for Lollapalooza 2018

Posted at March 13, 2018, 6:05 p.m.

Brockhampton Lolla

As usual some artists have begun prematurely leaking their festival dates before the festival actually releases their lineup. BROCKHAMPTON made a mistake by posting on their websites tour dates section that it includes a stop in Chicago for Lollapalooza 2018. On their website they have Lolla listed as August 3rd, which will be the Friday of Lo...

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Smashing Pumpkins Not Headlining Lollapalooza 2018 (Or Any Festivals)

Posted at Feb. 20, 2018, 6:25 p.m.

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Arctic Monkeys Appear Likely To Headline Lollapalooza 2018

Posted at Jan. 30, 2018, 5:24 p.m.

Actic Monkeys Lolla 2018

Add this to the growing list of reasons I am excited for Lollapalooza 2018 in Chicago. Jack White already appears extremely likely for Lollapalooza 2018 based on his tour dates, and we can now also add Arcitc Moneys to that list as well. Today the band released a slew of tour dates, all of which are festival dates. Here is the complete list:


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Jack White Headlining Lollapalooza 2018 (Most Likely)

Posted at Jan. 16, 2018, 10:50 a.m.

Jack White Lollapalooza 2018

No nothing is confirmed, but we can essentially confirm Jack White is headlining Lollapalooza. Today he announced a massive tour stretching over the summer of 2018 and 40 cities. One conspicuous absence from the North American tour is Chicago, IL, host of Lollapalooza 2018. Jack White more than likely has no Chicago date because he is headlini...

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Live Nation Festival Passport To Return in 2018

Posted at Dec. 16, 2017, 11:08 a.m.

A lot of people have wondered if the Live Nation Festival Passport would return in 2018. It looks like we now have an answer, thanks to a survey sent out by Live Nation to all passport holders in 2017. I had a Festival Passport in 2017 and received the email below today.

Festival Passport

it looks like Live Nation is fully planning to make this an annual optio...

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Lollapalooza 2018 Paris Lineup Announced

Posted at Dec. 16, 2017, 6:26 a.m.

Lolla Paris

We are still quite a ways from the Lollapalooza Chicago, but we can have fun speculating with the Lollapalooza Paris lineup, which just came out yesterday.Headlining the Lollapalooza Paris lineup will be Depeche Mode, Gorillaz, The Killers and Travis Scott. We know The Killers are out obviously as they headlined last year, but the others are m...

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Live Nation Festival Passport Review, How It Works and Pros & Cons

Posted at Dec. 3, 2017, 11:57 a.m.

 Just in case you aren’t aware of the Live Nation Festival Passport here is the introduction info to get you on the same page:

  • It’s essentially a pass to 90+ Live Nation music festivals located across the world
  • Of the major US festivals included are EDC, Lollapaloza, Bonnaroo, Governors Ball and a lot more
  • For the complete ...

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Lollapalooza 2018 Lineup and Headliner Predictions & Rumors

Posted at Sept. 25, 2017, 8:10 a.m.

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Lollapalooza 2018 - Who's In, Out, and Rumored

This is our running list of everything we know about the 2018 Lollapalooza lineup. As more tour dates or...

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Lollapalooza 2018: When Do Tickets Go On Sale, Hotels, & More

Posted at Aug. 6, 2017, 8:40 a.m.

Lollapalooza 2017 is a wrap, and now it becomes time to begin planning for Lollapalooza 2018. Lolla is one of the few festivals that is an instant sell out, so if you want to be there in 2018 you need to be on top of your game. This article is your Lollapalooza 2018 primer, with all the info you need to make it there next year. We will go over w...

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Running Lollapalooza Power Rankings - Best Sets

Posted at Aug. 4, 2017, 8:39 a.m.

We're in beautiful Chicago for Lollapalooza 2017 and thought we'd keep a running power rankings of our favorite performances from this year. Lollapalooza is a monster with over 160 artists so it's impossible to see everyone, but this is how we'd rank the shows we've seen.

Best Sets Of Lollapalooza

#22 - White Reaper

White Reaper kicks ass liv...

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Lollapalooza Releases 2017 Toyota Music Den Schedule

Posted at July 7, 2017, 1:17 p.m.

2017 Toyota Music Den Schedule

Lollapalooza today announced the schedule for the Toyota Music Den, which you can see above. Unaware of what the Toyota Music Den is? It is essentially a small tent, accessible to all Lollapalooza attendees, where Lolla acts play short, but intimate shows. The tent is located between the Budlight and BMI Stages and only holds about 100 people ...

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Official Lollapalooza After Party Shows Are Here

Posted at May 30, 2017, 9:03 a.m.

Lolla After Party

Alright Lollapalooza 2017 attendees, it's time to solve some conflicts. Lollapalooza has announced their after party shows for 2017. This is when you can see some of the artists from the Lollapalooza lineup in small venues throughout Chicago after Lollapalooza ends. It's a great way to solve some conflicts if you weren't able to see an act dur...

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Live Nation First Ever Festival Passport

Posted at May 18, 2017, 1:11 p.m.

Great news has been delievered this afternoon, Live Nation is offering an amazing new deal for festival lovers worldwide with the Festival Passport!

Festival Passport Surprise


What is the Festival Passport?

The Festival Passport is a single pass that grants you access to 90+ Live Nation festivals worldwide. The passes included are General Admission (GA) and ar...

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Lollapalooza Announces 2017 Set Times and Schedule

Posted at May 9, 2017, 9:22 a.m.

Lollapalooza released it's full schedule for Lollapalooza 2017 nearly 3 months in advance of the festival today. Other music festival...

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Lollapalooza Set Times and Schedule Coming May 9th

Posted at May 4, 2017, 1:12 p.m.

We're still a few months away from Lollapalooza 2017, but today the festival posted on Instagram that the schedule will be released on May 9th, 2017. Lollapalooza will likely be announcing all of the set times, giving you plenty of time to figure out what to do with each of your four days across Lollapalooza. We will have the schedule posted on ...

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New Muse Music To Be Released Before Kaboo & Lollapalooza

Posted at April 5, 2017, 8:41 p.m.

If you were feeling a little let down with Muse as a Lollapalooza / Kaaboo headliner given they have no new material since Drones you are in luck. Muse frontman Matt Bellamy tweeted tonight that Muse is back in the studio and will release a new song soon. What does soon mean? Who knows but it's hard to imagine it won't be out for their headlinin...

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Lollapalooza 2017 GA Completely Sold Out

Posted at March 23, 2017, 1:50 p.m.

Lolla Sold Out

Lolllapalooza today announced that general admission passes are completely sold out. If you want to buy an expensive VIP ($2,200) or absurdly expensive platinum pass ($4,200) you are in luck, but other than that you are SOL. If you were hoping to go to Lollapalooza this year you will need to go to a secondary market such as StubHub. It's inter...

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Lollapalooza Announces Its 2017 Lineup

Posted at March 22, 2017, 9:27 a.m.

Lolla 2017 Lineup

So much to unpack! Lollapalooza announced their 2017 lineup this morning with the headliners being Muse, The Killers, Chance the Rapper and Arcade Fire. To round out the "Top 8" Lolla has Lorde (as does every festival in the world), Blink-182, The XX and Justice. Arcade Fire and Muse are not really surprises - Muse had already confirmed and Ar...

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Lollapalooza 2017 GA Sold Out & Lineup Announcement

Posted at March 21, 2017, 1:10 p.m.

Lollapalooza 2017 Sold Out

Today (3/21/2017) Lollapalloza 2017 tickets went on sale at 10 a.m. CT. They didn't last long as the festival sold out of its 4-day general admission passes just two hours later. This year, once you include fees, the Lollapalooza general admission passes came out to be $350. It's fairly impressive Lollapalooza is able to sell out so quickly gi...

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Lollapalooza Announces 2017 Ticket Sales Date!

Posted at March 14, 2017, 9:33 a.m.

Lolla Tickets 3/21

Rejoice Lollapalooza fans as tickets will be on sale next week! Today Lollapalooza announced on their social media that Lollapalooza 2017 tickets will go on sale one week from today on 3/21 at 10 a.m. CT. Lollapalooza is a little different than other festivals in that their tickets go on sale and THEN their lineup comes out. I would be looking...

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Muse Set to Headline Lollapalooza

Posted at Feb. 6, 2017, 7:19 p.m.

Muse Lollapalooza

In case you missed the story months ago (, Muse lead singer Matt Bellamy leaked on Twitter the band would be playing Lollapalooza 2017. Well, as further confirmation, Muse announced a US tour recently and there is a wide gap for Lollapalooza 2017. Lollapalooza 2017 wi...

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