Eminem, Foo Fighters, Coldplay To Headline 20th Annual Lollapalooza
April 28, 2011 at 10:20 AM (PT)
The lineup for the 20th Annual "LOLLAPALOOZA" has been announced for AUGUST 5th-7th at GRANT PARK in CHICAGO.
The three-day SUMMER music festival features more than 130 bands, including EMINEM, FOO FIGHTERS, COLDPLAY, MUSE, MY MORNING JACKET, DEADMAU5, A PERFECT CIRCLE, A PERFECT CIRCLE, CEE LO GREEN, DAMIAN "JR. GONG" MARLEY & NAS, THE CARS, WEEN, BRIGHT EYES, ARCTIC MONKEYS, BIG AUDIO DYNAMITE, DEFTONES, CAGE THE ELEPHANT, FOSTER THE PEOPLE, TWO DOOR CINEMA CLUB, MANCHESTER ORCHESTRA, THE NAKED AND FAMOUS, YOUNG THE GIANT, and more.
The Non-Stop Electronic And Dance Music Stage, will up the ante once again this year with a monster line-up topped by GIRL TALK, PRETTY LIGHTS, KID CUDI, SKRILLEX, BLOODY BEET ROOTS, GLITCH MOB, and AFROJACK.
LOLLAPALOOZA founder PERRY FARRELL will also be making a performance on his signature stage under the moniker of PERRYETTY VS. CHRIS COX. "Muscular beats," FARRELL said, "That’s the theme. Our new tent houses fifteen thousand people at once."
About the 20th anniversary, FARRELL is both nostalgic and enthusiastic. "As excited as I am to watch this year’s legends perform at Lolla, I am also feeling the enthusiasm for the younger groups who are just now breaking. I take great delight in knowing that for the past 20 years we’ve given so many new artists a prestigious stage and a massive audience to play in front of."
Find the complete lineup by clicking here.