The lineup for this year's Lollapalooza
was announced this week. While there is a lot to scoff at, Wilco, The Flaming Lips, Sonic Youth, Broken Social Scene, The New Pornographers, The Secret Machines, The Shins, Eels, The Go! Team, Death Cab For Cutie, Iron & Wine, Mates of State, Calexico, Ween, Reverend Horton Heat, The Smoking Popes, Andrew Bird, Gnarls Barkley, Stars, Of Montreal, The Raconteurs (Jack White and Brendan Benson) all make for a solid festival.
This year, the fest is being expanded to three days. We can only hope it won't be 110 degrees out like it was last year....
Red Hot Chili Peppers, Kanye West, Manu Chao, Wilco, Death Cab For Cutie, The Raconteurs, The Flaming Lips, Ween, Queens of the Stone Age, The Shins, Common, Matisyahu, Ryan Adams, Umphrey's McGee, Sonic Youth, Thievery Corporation, Sleater-Kinney, Nickel Creek, Blues Traveler, Broken Social Scene, The New Pornographers, Iron & Wine, Poi Dog Pondering, The Secret Machines, Eels, Panic! At the Disco, The Disco Biscuits, Reverend Horton Heat, The Smoking Popes, Andrew Bird, Gnarls Barkley, Stars, Cursive, Blackalicious, Editors, Lyrics Born, Lady Sovereign, Calexico, Nada Surf, Feist, Aqualung, The Frames, The Hold Steady, The Go! Team, Mates of State, Pepper, Particle, The Redwalls, Mute Math, Wolfmother, Sparta, The Subways, Of Montreal, Blue October, Jeremy Enigk, Living Things, Sound Team, The M's, Hot Chip, The Benevento-Russo Duo, Matt Costa, The New Amsterdams, deadboy & the Elephantmen, Sybris, Anathallo, The Burden Brothers, What Made
Milwaukee Famous, Manishevitz, Husky Rescue, The Towers of London, Ohmega Watts, Boy Kill Boy, Jim Noir, The Standard, Be Your Own Pet, Elvis Perkins, Trevor Hall, and Midlake.