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8.7.19

'Fox & Friends' Is Mad That Kacey Musgraves Cussed About Gun Violence

The network glossed over Musgraves' "please stop killing people" message to express consternation over her use of a certain four-letter word.

7.18.19

You Can Airbnb an Oscar Mayer Wienermobile This Summer, If That's Your Thing

Hey, Chicago: "For the first time ever, your wildest hot dog dreams can come true with a stay in our 27-foot-long hot dog on wheels."

2.19.19

There Will Be No Malia Obama Slander from This Day On

Not this Black History Month, not ever.

7.18.18

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.

11.7.17

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.

8.8.17

Malia Obama Had a Frickin' Blast at Lollapalooza

The former First Teen raged so hard at the Chicago music festival, she lost her iPhone. But dammit, she had fun.

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7.27.17

Vic Mensa Tells Desus and Mero About the Time He Was 'Electrocuted'

The rapper told the VICELAND hosts about how he fell off a 30-foot bridge when he tried to sneak his way into Lollapalooza.

6.23.17

You Can Party and Be Eco-Friendly at Music Festivals This Summer

Bring the good vibes and your carbon offsets with you.

3.3.17

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?

9.26.16

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.

8.2.16

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.

8.1.16

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.

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