Spring Awakening 2017
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Ticket Giveaway: Spring Awakening Music Festival with DJ Snake, ZEDD, Martin Garrix, REZZ, GRiZ and ILLENIUM

Chicago Music is giving away a pair of tickets to Spring Awakening Music Festival 2019 at Poplar Park June 7th-9th. Headlining the weekend will be DJ Snake, ZEDD, Martix Garrix, REZZ, GRiZ, ILLENIUM and more. Win a pair of weekend pass for you and a friend to attend. *Ticket Giveaway winner will be announced 5/20* How To Win Spring Awakening Music Festival 2019 Tickets Sign Up Below. Increase your odds by having your +1 sign up. Purchase Chicago Music Apparel from 4/22/2019-5/20/2019.  Tag and Repost Chicago Music on Instagram, Facebook or…

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Spring Awakening 2017
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Spring Awakening Music Festival 2019 Full Lineup

React Presents announces the official lineup for Spring Awakening Music Festival 2019. Headlining DJ Snake, ZEDD, Martin Garrix, REZZ, GriZ and ILLENIUM. Spring Awakening Music Festival will take place June 7th-9th at Poplar Creek at 59-90 Entertainment District in Hoffman Estates. Join us as 90 artists will perform across 5 stages throughout the weekend to bring you the largest Midwest all electronic music festival. Catch acts that include Galantis, Zomboy, Yellow Claw, Malaa, Dillon Francis, Flosstradamus B2B 4B, Benny Benassi, Space Jesus, Chris Lake, Shiba San, Liquid Stranger, Claptone, Nora…

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Lollapalooza Radar
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On the Radar: Lollapalooza Lineup Revealed, Panic! At the Disco’s New Music, Artist Feat Lassai

Need to know whose headlining Lolla, this weekend’s concerts, or the latest music releases? Check out this week’s On the Radar. Blink-182 announce Las Vegas residency The boys of Blink-182 are headed to Vegas for an extended stay. The band announced a new deal with the Palms Casino Resort for a 16—date residency dubbed “Kings of the Weekend.” Shows kick off May 26 and will run on select weekends through November 17. “When the Palms asked us to do a residency here in Vegas, we said ‘Absolutely!’” Mark Hoppus said…

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Riot Fest
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On the Radar: Riot Fest Lineup, Saba, TLC + More

Now, that Record Store Day and C2E2 are over, time to catch up on the biggest stories in music. This week we talk about the Riot Fest lineup, the Gorillaz tour, Saba, and more. Gorillaz announce first tour in seven years Hope you’re not sick of Gorillaz because they announced more major news. The animated band is heading out on their first North American tour in seven years. Even better, dates kick off right here in Chicago on July 8 at Huntington Bank Pavilion at Northerly Island. Shows run until October…

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Reviews 

Looking Back: Lollapalooza 1991

When Jane’s Addiction’s Perry Farrell started Lollapalooza 25 years ago he had no idea he was starting a revolution. What began as a touring festival has turned into a musical landmark. Though it eventually found a permanent home in Chicago, Lollapalooza now tours in five countries, including Berlin and Brazil. 2016 is the 25th anniversary of the festival and it continues to get bigger. There have been notable acts over the years, but we can’t forget what made this possible: the inaugural Lolla on July 18, 1991. Lollapalooza started out…

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Soaking It Up at Mamby on the Beach

Everyone expects the first year of a festival to be a catastrophe. There’s no way to gauge how successful it will be, really. We just buy our tickets and cross our fingers, hoping for some sort of divine intervention from the festival gods. Standing listlessly on the sidewalk in Chinatown searching for the scheduled shuttle to take me to Mamby on the Beach, the latest addition to the Chicago festival scene, I couldn’t help but wonder if its absence was a premonition of the disorganization and disaster to come. Dozens…

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