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.
The 2017 Music Issue
CupcakKe Is the Coolest Rapper in Chicago
The 20-year-old went viral with an over-the-top, insatiably horny persona, but reducing her to a sheer X-rated spectacle is ignoring what makes her remarkable.
Malia Obama Had an Inspiring Time at Lollapalooza
The former First Teen raged so hard at the Chicago music festival, she lost her iPhone. But dammit, she had fun.
The Future of VR at Music Festivals Isn't as Lame as You Think
Music festivals are gearing up for an arms race in VR experiences, and this summer is likely to be an inflection point. But what will that look like?
Daft Punk Might Be Playing Shows in 2017, According to Reddit
An eagle-eyed fan found a page for the French duo on Lollapalooza's website.
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.
Festival Anti-Fashion Is the Best Fashion
Lollapalooza isn't fashionable; it's practical. And these were the hottest non-looks of the season.
Lollapalooza Creator Perry Farrell Wants to Vomit EDM Out of His Nostrils
Farrell says he prefers house music over EDM.
How a 20-Year-Old Punk Kid and the Minutemen Pioneered Mainstream Music Festival Culture
Stuart Swezey's Desolation Centre 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.
We Turned Photographer Connie "Coco" Aramaki Loose at Lollapalooza and This Is What Happened
She came back with laid back candids of Beat Connection, Walk the Moon, Delta Spirit and more.
Connie "Coco" Aramaki
Shit Pubs, 'Loaded' and the Gallagher Brothers: Chris Floyd Shot the Height of Britpop
I spoke to the photographer about Britpop's heyday.