Lollapalooza Aftershows – August 2, 2013
Eric Church @ Metro
Eric Church will be one of few country music entertainers performing at Lolla this year, but we expect him to represent the genre well. Catch Church at the Metro alongside Frontier Ruckus to cap off our first night of 2013 Lollapalooza.
- Also performing: Frontier Ruckus
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Chance The Rapper @ Reggies
Since the release of his critically-acclaimed mixtape, Acid Rap, Chicago’s own Chance The Rapper has been launched into the national spotlight. After appearances on MTV, gracing the pages Rolling Stone Magazine and spending the last few months on a nationwide tour, the 20-year-old rapper is heading back to where he first started performing live, Reggies, for his official Lollapalooza aftershow.
- Also performing: BJ The Chicago Kid
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Local Natives @ House of Blues
Earlier this year Local Natives released their sophomore LP, Hummingbird, to very positive reviews. Fans will get the opportunity to hear the new batch of tunes live at the House of Blues first, before they show them off at Lollapalooza the next night.
- Also performing: Wake Owl
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The Mowgli’s @ Double Door
Behind the success of their single “San Francisco,” Cali-based band The Mowgli’s have become a name to know in the alternative rock circuit in 2013. Get familiar by catching them at the Double Door for their aftershow with The Bright Light Social Hour.
- Also performing: The Bright Light Social Hour
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The Lumineers @ The Vic Theatre
Folk rock favorites, The Lumineers, will be taking on the Vic Theatre for what has become one of the most talked about Lollapalooza aftershows of the year. Grab your tickets today and hear hit songs like “Ho Hey” live!
- Also performing: TBA
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Foals @ Park West
Festivals are nothing new for Oxford indie rock band Foals, however, this August will give us the band it’s first opportunity to perform songs off of their Holy Fire album in front of the Lollapalooza crowd. But, the day before they do that, they’ll be at Park West to play new music for fans there.
- Also performing: Drowners
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Death Grips @ Bottom Lounge
Over the last two years, we’ve heard both music fans and critics rave experimental hip hop group Death Grips. See what all the buzz is about when they bring their high energy, punk rock-infused live set to the Bottom Lounge once again.
- Also performing: TBA
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Little Green Cars @ Schubas
After posting a #1 album in their home country of Ireland, Dublin’s Little Green Cars is rapidly gaining a following here in the US. The band will continue a red-hot 2013, highlighted by performances at Coachella and Late Night with Jimmy Kimmel, with their first appearance at Lollapalooza.
- Also performing: The Dunwells
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Jessie Ware @ Lincoln Hall
We previously featured British pop star Jessie Ware earlier this summer during a Lollapalooza Spotlight post, but since, it’s been announced that she’ll be headling an aftershow at Lincoln Hall. With Ware’s popularity rapidly rising, this may be the last time you’ll be able to see her in an intimate venue like this.
- Also performing: Pacific Air
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Flux Pavilion @ Aragon Ballroom
Fans of EDM will get their money’s worth at the Aragon Ballroom on August 2nd. Genre standouts Flux Pavilion, Dillion Francis and RVSB will take turns putting one of their renown DJ sets. Grab your tickets to see this one before it’s too late.
- Also performing: Dillion Francis, RVSB
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SBTRKT @ The Mid
This musical project, the creation of Aaron Jerome, is known for remixes of innovative electronic music from artists such as MIA. Jerome performs live with Sampha with a show of acoustic and electronic drums from a mixing desk, much like a DJ stand. They were native masks to support their concept of anonymity in letting the music speak for itself.
- Also performing: Disclosure
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The Neighbourhood @ Subterranean
California-based alternative rock band The Neighbourhood formed in 2011. After releasing two EPs they released their first full album, I Love You, in April. They are known for their black-and-white imagery as you can see in the photo above and in their music videos.
- Also performing: Family of the Year
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Steve Aoki @ Studio Paris
35-year-old Steve Aoki has been in music for more than two decades. At age 19 he founded his own record label, Dim Mak Records, and has been in many bands over the years. His latest album, Wonderland (2012), was his biggest hit yet featuring some of the best electro house tracks in recent history with help from guests LMFAO, Kid Cudi, will.i.am, Lil Jon, Wynter Gordon, and more.
- Also performing: TBA
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Unknown Mortal Orchestra @ Empty Bottle
Unknown Mortal Orchestra is a three-man rock band. Founder Ruban Nielson led the self-titled debut album, which developed a fan base, but their biggest release yet was the second album, II (2012), which received rave critic reviews. Reception was so strong that they went on a world tour earlier this year.
- Also performing: Bare Mutants, Netherfriends
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Heartless Bastards @ City Winery
The four-member garage rock band Heartless Bastards will perform their aftershow at City Winery. Their debut album received highly positive reviews, including from Rolling Stone magazine. Of their current four members only one remains from the original group, but the message and small-town rock feel hasn’t changed a bit.
- Also performing: Houndmouth
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