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Old 03-31-10, 11:06 AM
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Lollapalooza 2010: August 6-8 - Grant Park; Chicago, IL

http://2010.lollapalooza.com



Tickets on sale now.

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Re: Lollapalooza 2010: August 6-8 - Grant Park; Chicago, IL

They had like 3 bands last year that I wanted to see.. all on different days.. Not worth the price of admission.. Those 3 that you listed are not impressive IMO.
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Re: Lollapalooza 2010: August 6-8 - Grant Park; Chicago, IL

The number of letters in the first band could add up to Soundgarden.
Hope they come over to Europe soon!
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Re: Lollapalooza 2010: August 6-8 - Grant Park; Chicago, IL

Other rumored headliners are Arcade Fire and The Strokes. Phoenix looks like it may be the 6th headliner. And the one on the third row could very well be Spoon.

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Re: Lollapalooza 2010: August 6-8 - Grant Park; Chicago, IL

Muse on line 2, perhaps? (though they don't really sound like a line 2 band)

Last band on the bottom right = The Mars Volta? again, low for them too, but who knows?
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Re: Lollapalooza 2010: August 6-8 - Grant Park; Chicago, IL

i guess Green Day could also be Pearl Jam, though GD's touring at the time and PJ's tour would be over...
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Re: Lollapalooza 2010: August 6-8 - Grant Park; Chicago, IL

1st band line 3: The National?
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Re: Lollapalooza 2010: August 6-8 - Grant Park; Chicago, IL

I got in on the $60 deal so just seeing Green Day & Soundgarden gets me my money's worth.

Top row is easily:
Soundgarden - Green Day - Lady Gaga - Arcade Fire - The Strokes - Phoenix

Hot Chip is in the second row







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...and 2009

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Re: Lollapalooza 2010: August 6-8 - Grant Park; Chicago, IL

I'mma say Wilco, fourth row from the bottom. I'd like to buy a vowel, Pat. An "I"?

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Re: Lollapalooza 2010: August 6-8 - Grant Park; Chicago, IL

I always did enjoy word problems!

3rd band line 3 = Devo?
3rd band line 4 = Gogol Bordello (must be!)
3rd band line 6 = The XX?
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Re: Lollapalooza 2010: August 6-8 - Grant Park; Chicago, IL

2nd line, second band: GWAR!!
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Re: Lollapalooza 2010: August 6-8 - Grant Park; Chicago, IL

Here are some of the guesses coming through from fans at the Lolla site:

Spoiler:


1. soundgarden * green day * lady gaga * arcade fire * the strokes * phoenix
2. social distortion * mgmt or ween or cake or sade or wale or... ? * jimmy cliff? * hot chip * the black keys
3. the national * spoon * devo * cypress hill * cut copy * the new pornographers
4. slightly stoopid * grizzly bear * gogol bordello * chromeo * wolfmother
5. yeasayer * x japan * mutemath? * metric * dirty projectors * afi or m83 or !!! or sia or... ?
6. mavis staples? * matt & kim * the xx * drive-by truckers * blues traveler
7. edward sharpe & the magnetic zeros * the temper trap * jamie lidell or billy talent?
8. frightened rabbit * fuck buttons * deer tick? * blitzen trapper * stars?
9. raphael saadiq * the cribs * minus the bear * switchfoot * the walkmen?
10. mumford & sons * jens lekman or wild beasts? * rogue wave * los amigos invisibles
11. the big pink? * the dodos * hockey (maybe gossip, but unlikely) * cymbals eat guitars * sloan or B.o.b or aloha? * YACHT or dawes... ?
12. warpaint? * the antlers * the soft pack * rebelution * balkan beat box? * K'Naan? (6spaces)
13. american bang * the ike reilly assassination * company of thieves * YACHT or dawes...?
14. harlem? * the constellations * miniature tigers * _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ / _ _ R _ _?
15. _ _ _ / _ _ _ _ _ _ _ _ / _ R _ _ _ * _ _ _ _ _ _ * midlake or pelican or pigface? * the morning benders * foxy shazam?
16. violent soho * royal bangs * neon trees * freelance whales
17. semi precious weapons * the heavy or hey champ? * the band of heathens * dragonette
18. my dear disco * _ _ _ _ _ / _ _ _ _ _ R * the heavy or hey champ? * jukebox the ghost
19. _ _ _ _ _ / _ _ _ _ _ _ / _ _ _ _ _ _ * mynameisjohnmichael * "and many more!" or...?
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Re: Lollapalooza 2010: August 6-8 - Grant Park; Chicago, IL

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3rd band line 3 = Devo?
If that's true, I will be there.
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Re: Lollapalooza 2010: August 6-8 - Grant Park; Chicago, IL

MGMT is a given because of the new album coming out. I thought since Green Day is one of the givens that AFI would play since their going to tour with them, but none of the clues point to it.
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Re: Lollapalooza 2010: August 6-8 - Grant Park; Chicago, IL

They've added the "I"s -- at a quick glance, I didn't see anything inconsistent with the spoiler Metrodub posted.

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MGMT is a given because of the new album coming out. I thought since Green Day is one of the givens that AFI would play since their going to tour with them, but none of the clues point to it.
Second band listed.
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Re: Lollapalooza 2010: August 6-8 - Grant Park; Chicago, IL

hopefully Arcade Fire will be playing new shit, and hopefully it will be good.
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Re: Lollapalooza 2010: August 6-8 - Grant Park; Chicago, IL

full lineup added to first post.

not sure about it. while i like a decent amount of the bigger bands, i only know/like 2 bands from row 7 down.
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Re: Lollapalooza 2010: August 6-8 - Grant Park; Chicago, IL

Odd, for such a big festival there isn't a single band I have interest in seeing. Saw Soundgraden once back during the '96 incarnation, so I'm good on that.
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Re: Lollapalooza 2010: August 6-8 - Grant Park; Chicago, IL

This is nearly upon us.

Really, my only interest in going was to see Soundgarden...but my disdain for dealing with a festival like this prevailed, and I didn't bother to get tickets. Began to regret it as the event drew closer.

Earlier this week, Soundgarden announced a ticket lottery for a pre-show August 5th at the Vic Theatre. Somehow, I managed to get selected to purchase tickets! So, I'll be seeing them after all...just not at Lolla.
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Re: Lollapalooza 2010: August 6-8 - Grant Park; Chicago, IL

Just confirmed that I'm going to the VIP pre-party on Thursday again... hoefully I'll get another Perry pic to make it a trilogy
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Re: Lollapalooza 2010: August 6-8 - Grant Park; Chicago, IL

My daughter got tickets and is excited about seeing X-Japan, apparently they are reuniting after 13 or 14 years, similar to Soundgarden.
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Re: Lollapalooza 2010: August 6-8 - Grant Park; Chicago, IL

Nice lineup. Wish I was in Chicago but I'm not.
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Re: Lollapalooza 2010: August 6-8 - Grant Park; Chicago, IL

I agree, hell of a lineup. I'd love to see Arcade Fire, Spoon, The National, New Pornographers, and more
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Re: Lollapalooza 2010: August 6-8 - Grant Park; Chicago, IL

Originally Posted by GuessWho View Post
Lollapalooza's VIP pre-party 2008



...and 2009

...and 2010 for the VIP pre-party trilogy!

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Re: Lollapalooza 2010: August 6-8 - Grant Park; Chicago, IL

Just caught the live stream and Chromeo is up;

http://lifestream.aol.com/lollapaloo...uslife00000003

Wish I had seen Drive By Truckers.

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