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Two concert-goers pose by the namesake sign at Chicago's Lollapalooza festival. (Lisa Fielding/CBS)

City Warns Of Street Closures For Lollapalooza

Streets bordering Grant Park will be blocked off to traffic for at least three days, from Friday through Sunday, during the sold out festival, according to a statement from the Office of Emergency Management and Communications.

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Two concert-goers pose by the namesake sign at Chicago's Lollapalooza festival. (Lisa Fielding/CBS)

Lollapalooza Marks A Decade In Chicago

Once the vagabond of the music festival and touring circuit, Lollapalooza marks its 10th anniversary in Chicago when it opens for three days starting Friday with a lineup including Eminem, Outkast and Kings of Leon.

07/30/2014

Fans are evacuated from Grant park due to an approaching storm during 2012 Lollapalooza at Grant Park on August 4, 2012 in Chicago, Illinois. (Photo by Theo Wargo/Getty Images)

Best 2014 Summer Festivals In Chicago

With all of the festivals taking place in Chicago and the surrounding suburbs, there is something for everyone almost every summer weekend.

04/21/2014

Eminem accepts the Best Hip Hop award onstage during the MTV EMA's 2013 at the Ziggo Dome on November 10, 2013 in Amsterdam, Netherlands. (Photo by Ian Gavan/Getty Images for MTV)

Eminem, Outkast To Headline Lollapalooza

Festival founder Perry Farrell announced the lineup of more than 130 acts on Wednesday. Lorde, Kings of Leon, the Arctic Monkeys and Calvin Harris will also play the festival, to be held Aug. 1-3.

03/26/2014

Two concert-goers pose by the namesake sign at Chicago's Lollapalooza festival. (Lisa Fielding/CBS)

3-Day Lollapalooza Passes Sell Out

Lollapalooza is proving as popular as ever, as three-day passes sold out Tuesday in less than an hour.

03/25/2014

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The Remains Of Lolla: Big Cleanup In Grant Park

The party is over and the cleanup is on. Lollapalooza 2013 is history.

08/05/2013

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Band Death Grips Won’t Play Lolla, Fail To Show Up To Concert Friday

One of the bands that was scheduled to play at Lollapalooza tonight is off bill and last night they failed to show up for another concert in town, resulting in some smashed-up gear, reports WBBM’s Mike Krauser.

08/03/2013

Came Back Haunted: Nine Inch Nails. (Theo Wargo/Getty Images)

Lollapalooza 2013 Day 1: Nine Inch Nails, The Killers, Lana Del Rey, New Order & More

Friday’s Lollapalooza lineup was infested with four-to-the-floor beats from the majority of bands morning to night because a) that’s what sells and that’s what’s on the radio.

08/03/2013

Scattered showers and thunderstorms on Friday left puddles of water in Grant Park, just hours before the start of Lollapalooza. Muddy conditions have been a problem at the festival the previous two years, causing major damage to the park. (Credit: CBS)

Rain Leaves Muddy Mess For Start Of Lollapalooza

Rain was a problem for the three-day music festival for the previous two years, causing major damage to the grass at Grant Park.

08/02/2013

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Guide To Lollapalooza 2013

Lollapalooza isn’t just something you can ignore (even if you wanted to). With an eclectic mix of bands, big and small, Lollapalooza brings us back year after year. The Cure, Mumford and Sons, Wavves, Matt and Kim and a bunch of bands we’re not cool enough to have ever heard of all make Lollapalooza worthwhile.

08/01/2013

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Best Fall Concerts In Chicago

Enjoy the change in season with some of the top performers in music, right here in Chicago.

08/01/2013

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Police: Crime Down 15 Percent, Murders Down 25 Percent This Year

The drop translates to 79 fewer murders so far this year, compared to the same time period last year, police said. The number of murders through July is the lowest for any year since 1965.

08/01/2013

Blackhawks fans celebrate the team's Stanley Cup Final victory in 2010.  (Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)

Bernstein: Blackhawks Fans More Unified, This Time Around

If there is any grumbling still going on, I can’t hear it.

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Lollapalooza Aftershow Schedule

Lollapalooza has released its full schedule of aftershows. taking place between July 31 and August 4.

06/04/2013

Full Lollapalooza Schedule Released

For the full schedule to this year’s Lollapalooza music fest, click here.

05/14/2013

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Best Outdoor Concerts To Look Forward To This Summer In Chicago

From a spring concert set among an historic home to a summer-long festival, Chicago is the place to be for music lovers. Check out the following performances the next time you’re in the mood to hear a live concert.

04/11/2013

Two concert-goers pose by the namesake sign at Chicago's Lollapalooza festival. (Lisa Fielding/CBS)

Lollapalooza Single-Day Passes Sell Out

Single-day tickets for Lollapalooza sold out in less than two hours on Wednesday.

CBS Chicago–04/03/2013

Funky fashion and lots of mud, here's a photo recap of Lollapalooza. Find more photos at B96 Chicago! (Photo by Randall Starr/ B96 Chicago)

Early Bird Passes For Lollapalooza Sold Out

Music fans wasted no time Tuesday morning snapping up early-bird specials for this year’s Lollapalooza music festival.

03/26/2013

Never. Get. Married. (credit: Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Horrible Horoscopes

Mason Johnson knows nothing about horoscopes or astrology. Seriously. When he was six, his mom thought it was funny to make him stick his head out the car window and scream, “What’s your sign?” at women walking by. That is the extent of his experience. Also, Mason is an Aquarius… ladies.

08/10/2012

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Lollapalooza: Cooking For The Bands And The Masses With Graham Elliot

Late Sunday afternoon at Lollapalooza a golf cart was making its way across the grass in the artists’ area backstage. There was a man in the driver’s seat and a woman behind him, and also another passenger: a tray of golden-brown lobster corndogs. The cart’s destination? The bungalow of Texas rock band At the Drive-In, who had just finished their set on the nearby Red Bull SoundStage.

08/07/2012

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