|A festival unlike any other, Lollapalooza has become an absolute must-attend event for patrons of the summer concert circuit. Held each year in Chicago’s Grant Park, the event enjoys the beautiful scenery of Lake Michigan and the city skyline as its backdrop. Each year, Lollapalooza recruits some of the best performers and musicians from across the world to play over a three-day weekend, and with good reason. The festival routinely sells out well before the event takes place, and music fans from all over the world travel to the Windy City for this one-of-a-kind weekend. Ensure you’ll be in Chicago this August by purchasing your Lollapalooza tickets today!
Lollapalooza brings in artists from every realm and musical genre, meaning that it caters to festival-goers of all tastes. Past performers have included Kanye West, Jane’s Addiction, Lady Gaga, Atmosphere, Of Monsters and Men and more. The event also features displays of local artists, comedians, and more, offering a smattering of regional, national and global talent for all ticket-holders. If you’re trying to make this August a memorable one, grab your sunscreen and a tanktop and head out to Grant Park in Chicago to be blown away by some of the world’s best music.
Past Lollapaloosa lineups include:
2015 Lollapalooza Lineup
Paul McCartney, Metallica, Florence + the Machine, Sam Smith, Bassnectar, The Weeknd, alt-J, Alabama Shakes, Of Monsters and Men, Kaskade, Alesso, Tame Impala, A$AP Rocky, Kid Cudi, Brand New, TV On The Radio, NERO, Dillon Francis, Kygo, Carnage, twenty one pilots, G-Eazy, Gary Clark Jr., Nicky Romero, Flying Lotus, Hot Chip, The War on Drugs, Father John Misty, Walk The Moon, Marina and The Diamonds, Tyler, The Creator, FKA twigs, The Tallest Man On Earth, Cold War Kids, Lord Huron Gogol Bordello, and Stromae.
2014 Lollapalooza Lineup
Eminem, Outkast, Kings of Leon, Arctic Monkeys, Skrillex, Calvin Harris, Lorde, The Avett Brothers, Foster The People, Zedd, Sebastian Ingrosso, Krewella, Nas, Above & Beyond, Childish Gambino, Broken Bells, Spoon, The Head and the Heart, Cage The Elephant, Young the Giant, Chase & Status, Interpol, Lykke Li, Chance The Rapper, Phantogram, Flosstradamus, Fitz & The Tantrums, GROUPLOVE, CHVRCHES, The Glitch Mob, Portugal, The Man, Gramatik, Chromeo, DARKSIDE, The 1975, and Iggy Azalea.
2013 Lollapalooza Lineup
The Cure, Mumford & Sons, The Killers, Nine Inch Nails, Phoenix, The Postal Service, Vampire Weekend, New Order, Queens of the Stone Age, The National, The Lumineers, Kendrick Lamar, Eric Church, Ellie Goulding, Steve Angelo, Knife Party, Steve Aoki, Imagine Dragons, Grizzly Bear, Thievery Corporation, Flux Pavillion, Band of Horses, Major Lazer, Two Door Cinema Club, Hot Chip, Azealia Banks, 2 Chainz, Dog Blood, Local Natives, Crystal Castles, DaDa Life, Tegan and Sara, Lana Del Rey, Beach House, Cat Power, Frightened Rabbit, Matt & Kim, Alt-J, Foals, Death Grips, Dillion Francis, Courtyard Hounds, Smith Westerns, Disclosure, Adventure Club, Ben Howard, The Vaccines, GriZ, and Father John Misty.
2012 Lollapalooza Lineup
Avicii, Florence The Machine, Alabama Shakes, Passion Pit, Black Sabbath, Jack White, Trampled by Turtles, Red Hot Chili Peppers, The Shins, The Black Keys, The Weeknd, Sigur Ros, Miike Snow, tune-yards, Toro y Moi, Gary Clark Jr., Kaskade, Santigold, Of Monsters and Men, The Tallest Man on Earth, and Bloc Party.
2011 Lollapalooza Lineup
Eminem, Muse, Foo Fighters, Arctic Monkeys, The Cars, Fitz and the Tantrums, Explosions in the Sky, Crystal Castles, Two Door Cinema Club, Portugal. The Man, Foster the People, Naked and the Famous, Lord Huron, OK Go, Ratatat, Cold War Kids, Beirut, Ellie Goulding, Best Coast, Dale Earnheart Jr. Jr., Deftones, My Morning Jacket, deadmau5, Flogging Molly, Skrillex, Kid Cudi, and Pretty Lights.
2010 Lollapalooza Lineup
Green Day, Lady Gaga, Mumford and Sons, The National, Dirty Projectors, Cut Copy, Soundgarden, Wolfmother, Hot Chip, Slightly Stoopid, Cypress Hill, The Temper Trap, Kaskade, Chiddy Bang, Neon Trees, Jimmy Cliff, The Dodos, Dawes, Deer Tick, The xx, The Strokes, Wavves, and Mavis Staples.
2009 Lollapalooza Lineup
Depeche Mode, Tool, The Killers, Airborne Toxic Event, The Gaslight Anthem, Lou Reed, Jane's Addiction, Yeah Yeah Yeahs, TV on the Radio, Band of Horses, Cage the Elephant, Lykke Li, Silversun Pickups, Animal Collective, Dan Deacon, Bon Iver, Andrew Bird, Fleet Foxes, Coheed and Cambria, of Montreal, and Vampire Weekend.
2008 Lollapalooza Lineup
Radiohead, Rage Against the Machine, Kanye West, Lupe Fiasco, Gnarls Barkley, Wilco, Nine Inch Nails, The Raconteurs, The John Butler Trio, Iron and Wine, Dr. Dog, MGMT, Grizzly Bear, Battles, and G. Love and the Special Sauce