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Lollapalooza 2011 Day 3 Review

August 16, 2011 drainu182 0

For our final day of coverage of Lollapalooza, our writer Michael Zonenashvili would have to make the most difficult decision of the weekend: Foo Fighters or Deadmau5? Find out which he chose below. (Photos courtesy of Lollapalooza Flickr page)

The Joy Formidable:

The Joy Formidable by Matt Ellis

The best set that could possibly happen so early in the morning. The UK’s Joy Formidable could play the extended outro of “Whirring” as an entire set and I’d be more than fine with it. What …

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Lollapalooza 2011 Day 1 Review

August 13, 2011 drainu182 0

This year, Lollapalooza celebrated their 20th anniversary with SIX headliners: Coldplay and Muse (Friday), My Morning Jacket and Eminem (Saturday), Foo Fighters and Deadmau5 (Sunday). The three day sold out festival returned to Chicago for the seventh year and boasted over 270,000 tickets, eight stages and 130 bands.

For our coverage of this year’s Lollapalooza, we’ve decided to go with a review of each day’s performances instead of one super long post. The reviews are all written by our …

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Cage The Elephant Lollapalooza Webcast (Watch)

August 10, 2011 drainu182 1

It’s no secret that we’re big Cage The Elephant fans. We’ve seen them live several times and enjoy every opportunity to see them, even if it’s on our computer. Due to the rain and technical difficulties, however, we missed seeing a full set from the band at Lollapalooza. Here are the two videos below. The first one’s pretty good, the second is the one with all the problems. It cuts out at 30 second mark, returns at 5:27 and …