Live, Liam Gallagher, Ryan Adams + More to Play Lollapalooza Aftershows and Pre-Parties
Following the festivities during each night of this year's Lollapalooza in Chicago's Grant Park, the music will continue in clubs throughout the city. Today, the festival announced the lineups for the official pre-parties and aftershows, which include performances in intimate venues by such names as Ryan Adams, Live, Liam Gallagher, Tegan and Sara and Spoon.
In total, 57 official concerts will be spread out across 16 clubs in six days. On Wednesday, Aug. 2, the night before the festival begins, Gallagher, who played his first-ever concert as a solo act tonight, will play Park West, Spoon will take the stage at Metro and Foster the People will perform at the Vic Theatre. Gallagher and Spoon are playing at Lollapalooza on Thursday, while Foster the People are booked for Friday.
The next night will include sets by Phantogram (House of Blues), Ryan Adams (the Vic), Tegan and Sara (Park West) and Cloud Nothings (Reggie's). Friday's big names are Live (Park West), Sylvan Esso (Thalia Hall), Royal Blood (Lincoln Hall) and Lemon Twigs (Schubas). Saturday will see performances by the Shins (the Vic), Grouplove (Park West), Car Seat Headrest (Lincoln Hall). The Head and the Heart will play at Metro on Sunday, Aug. 6.
You can see the complete lineup and get full ticket information at Do312.
Lollapalooza will take place from Aug. 3 - 6. The headliners this year are Muse, the Killers, Chance the Rapper and Arcade Fire. Other major acts on the bill for the four-day festival are Lorde, Cage the Elephant, Blink-182, Run the Jewels and the XX.
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