25 Years Ago, Rage Against the Machine Whipped Their Dicks Out in Protest
At Lollapalooza '93, the outspoken rock band hung dong for 15 straight minutes to combat music censorship.
Lollapalooza's Chicago Performers Proved Just How Vital the City's Music Is Right Now
Vic Mensa, Towkio, Joey Purp, Saba, Smino, and other Chicago artists connected the city's various threads and offered a strong argument that it has the most exciting rap scene anywhere.
Lollapalooza Will Never Stop Being Fun, Even on the Fourth Dang Day
We saw sets from D.R.A.M., Third Eye Blind, and Ellie Goulding while everyone had an extremely good time.
Festival Anti-Fashion Is the Best Fashion
Lollapalooza isn't fashionable; it's practical. And these were the hottest non-looks of the season.
Double Vision: Lollapalooza Style Is All About Matching Outfits Now
At this year's festival, standing out is about strength in numbers.
Neon Shoes and Nuggets Jerseys: Scenes of Lollapalooza 2016, Day Three
Red Hot Chili Peppers , Vic Mensa, and Jane's Addiction topped the bill, oddly attired people made it special.
The World is Mostly Water: Scenes of Lollapalooza 2016, Day Two
The rain came down in Chicago and everyone kept on festivaling.
Live Music Is so Rad! Scenes of Lollapalooza 2016, Day One
The festival's 25th year in Chicago's Grant Park stretches out over four days, with day one kicking off with sets from Kehlani, Danny Brown, Towkio, The 1975, Lana Del Rey, and more.
Perry Farrell, Lollapalooza Founder, Hates EDM, Wants a New Festival Without the Darned Thing
"I hate EDM. I want to vomit it out of my nostrils."
Alex Robert Ross
How a 20-Year-Old Punk Kid and the Minutemen Pioneered Mainstream Music Festival Culture
Stuart Swezey's Desolation Center shows were illicit desert festivals—drug-addled parties for LA punks which would influence Coachella and Lollapalooza and then disappear as quickly as they came.
Never Thirsty: A Week in Chicago with Mick Jenkins
The Chicago-via-Huntsville rapper prides himself on his coded yet deliberate message. With his new project 'Wave[s]', the 24-year-old makes a statement, whether he wants to or not.
How to Find Your Friends at a Festival
We've compiled a list of the most efficient search strategies with the help of rescuers, robots, and sharks.