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Lolla 2013 Recap: Day Three

Lolla 2013 Recap: Day Three

Gene tackles Lolla’s best and busiest day, highlighting a few local bands and a huge closing set by The Cure.

Lolla 2013 Recap: Day Two

Lolla 2013 Recap: Day Two

Day 2 of Lolla 2013 featured a surprise headlining set by Olympic snowboarder Shaun White’s band Bad Things. Read on for more!

Lolla 2013 Recap: Day One

Lolla 2013 Recap: Day One

A rundown of the opening day of Lolla 2013 featuring words on The Killers, Nine Inch Nails and more!

Lolla 2012 Recap: Day Two

Lolla 2012 Recap: Day Two

Lolla Day Two: Mother Earth kicks up a big storm, so does Franz Ferdinand!

Lolla 2012 Recap: Day One

Lolla 2012 Recap: Day One

Gene and Andrew tag-team Lolla again. This year there was no easing into the festival. Go!

The Windy City Wine Festival

This annual Windy City Wine Festival brings in wineries from around the world offering samples of their stock without the pretentious atmosphere.

Lolla 2011 Recap: Day Two

Lolla 2011 Recap: Day Two

Lolla Day Two: a day jam-packed with enough aural goodness to fully alleviate the pain from Day One’s hangover.

Summer Dance Chicago

Happening Thursdays through Saturdays, Summer Dance Chicago features a different style of music from around the world, and attendees are invited to learn the dance style associated with the music before a live band takes the stage to kick the proceedings into high gear.

Lollapalooza 2011 Preview

Lollapalooza 2011 Preview

Check out this preview of the 2011 Lollapalooza festival, complete with set times, stage locations and tons of music!

Fiery Places to Watch the 4th of July Fireworks

Where will you be when the fireworks start popping off Navy Pier this July 4th? If you don’t want to be stuck in a tourist trap but still want to see all the action, try celebrating America’s Birthday at one of these five fiery places.

Lolla Recap 2010: Day Three

A recap from Day Three of Lollapalooza: Freelance Whales, X Japan, MGMT, Soundgarden.

Lolla Recap 2010: Day Two

A recap from Day Two of Lollapalooza: The Soft Pack, Gogol Bordello, Social Distortion, Cut Copy, Phoenix.

Lolla Recap 2010: Day One

A recap from Day One of Lollapalooza: Mavis Staples, Devo, Matt & Kim, Jimmy Cliff, Gaga, and the Strokes.

Music in the Park: The Millennium Park Summer Concert Series 2010

The Jay Pritzker Pavilion is a summertime hub for music lovers. Check out these free concerts in the park — a great way to spend those warm summer evenings!