Lollapalooza became a Chicago desintation festival in 2005. With it every summer since have come special aftershows featuring big acts in small venues. This summer is no exception as artists like Alabama Shakes, Band of Horses, tUnE-yArDs, M83, Frank Ocean, Of Monsters and Men, Jane's Addiction, Franz Ferdinand, The Temper Trap, The Walkmen and many, many more play throughout the city at venues like Double Door, Metro and Park West. Get all the details on this year's special aftershows...
Delta Spirit and FIDLAR (9PM Wednesday at Lincoln Hall. 18+, SOLD OUT)
Alabama Shakes (7PM Wednesday at Metro. 18+, SOLD OUT) - First Aid Kit, Dry the River and Filligar open. Nelarusky: Benefit for the Special Olympics Chicago.
Twin Shadow, Neon Indian and Passion Pit (DJ Set) (9PM Thursday at Logan Square Auditorium. FREE with RSVP, 21+) - FILTER & S.O.TERIK Present Lollapalooza After Parties
Band of Horses (8PM Thursday at Metro. 18+, SOLD OUT) - Michael Kiwanuka opens.
Passion Pit (9PM Thursday at House of Blues. 17+, SOLD OUT) - Givers and Kishi Bashi open.
Zedd (10PM Thursday at The Mid. $27, 21+) - Gus Karas, DJ Gordo and and DJ Torio also perform. Early arrival is advised. Strict dress code rules apply.
Totally Enormous Extinct Dinosaurs, DJ Zebo and Echo Droides (10PM Thursday at Berlin. $10, 21+) - Hosted by: Jo Jo Baby the Dog Faced Boy & Mermaid Sissy Spastik. Side show performances by Cirque De La Femme & Thomas Hill. Do312, C3, Sdust & Berlin Present… the 3rd Annual Lolla Side Show
Dr. Dog (9PM Thursday at Lincoln Hall. 18+, SOLD OUT) - Kevin Devine & The Goddamn Band and The Dunwells open.
Kids These Days (9PM Thursday at Schubas. 18+, SOLD OUT) - OverDoz open. 1st Annual Fam Jam.
Full Court Press 3 (All-Star Jam) (9:30PM Thursday at Abbey Pub. $12, 21+) - Featuring members of Umphrey’s McGee, Ray White (Frank Zappa), Digital Tape Machine, Math Games, Twin Cats, Cosby Sweater, Hood Smoke, The Coop, Groovatron, Old Shoe, Freek Johnson and more.
Bear in Heaven and YAWN (10PM Friday at Empty Bottle. $15, 21+) - Trancid (of EchoDroides in a DJ set) opens.
NERO (DJ set), Die Antwoord, Anamanaguchi and DJ Intel (9:30PM Friday at Congress Theater. $40, 18+) - Swggrbck, Tylr and Pandamonium perform in the lobby. Presented by React.
tUnE-yArDs and Washed Out (10PM Friday at House of Blues. 17+, SOLD OUT)
Porter Robinson and Madeon (10PM Friday at The Mid. 21+, SOLD OUT) - Early arrival is advised. No dress code.
The Growlers, Jeff The Brotherhood and FIDLAR (10:30PM Friday at Subterranean. $15, 17+) - Presented by C3 and House Call Entertainment, Inc.
M83 (DJ Set) (10PM Friday at Spybar. 21+, SOLD OUT)
Grimes, The Big Pink and THENEWNO2 (10PM Friday at Logan Square Auditorium. FREE with RSVP, 21+) FILTER & S.O.TERIK Present Lollapalooza After Parties
Frank Ocean (10PM Friday at Metro. 18+, SOLD OUT)
The Black Angels and The Night Beats (11PM Friday at Double Door. 21+, SOLD OUT)
Blind Pilot and Kopecky Family Band (11PM Friday at Lincoln Hall. 18+, SOLD OUT)
White Rabbits, Dum Dum Girls and Oberhofer (9PM Saturday at Cubby Bear. $18, 21+)
Company of Thieves (10PM Saturday at Hard Rock Cafe. $10, 18+) - Paper Thick Walls and Band Called Catch open.
Doomtree (10PM Saturday at Empty Bottle. $15, 21+) - Naledge (Kidz in the Hall) and Fess Grandiose (DJ set) open.
Chancellor Warhol (10PM Saturday at Ace Bar. $10, 21+) - DJ Zebo and DJ Trew open.
Zed's Dead and Big Gigantic (9:30PM Saturday at Congress Theater. $40, 18+) - Midnight Conspiracy opens.
Of Monsters and Men (10PM Saturday at House of Blues. 17+, SOLD OUT) - Yellow Ostrich opens.
Calvin Harris and Nathan Scott (10PM Saturday at The Mid. 21+, SOLD OUT) - Gus Karas opens. Early arrival is advised. Strict dress code rules in effect.
The Big Pink (10:30PM Saturday at Subterranean. $20, 17+) - Sybris and Ballroom Boxer open.
Bombay Bicycle Club and Hey Rosetta! (11PM Saturday at Bottom Lounge. 17+, SOLD OUT)
Jane's Addiction and Franz Ferdinand (10PM Saturday at Aragon Ballroom. SOLD OUT) - Skream and Benga perform a late night DJ set.
The Afghan Whigs (11PM Saturday at Metro. 18+, SOLD OUT) - The Bare Mutants open.
Trampled By Turtles and The Devil Makes Three (11PM Saturday at Double Door. 21+, SOLD OUT)
Childish Gambino (11PM Saturday at the Vic Theatre. 18+, SOLD OUT) - Chance The Rapper and Star Slinger also perform.
The Temper Trap (11PM Saturday at Park West. 18+, SOLD OUT) - POLICA opens.
Gary Clark Jr. (11PM Saturday at Schubas. 18+, SOLD OUT) - LP opens.
Twin Shadow (11PM Saturday at Lincoln Hall. 18+, SOLD OUT) - Poolside and Kid Color also perform.
Karlsson & Winnberg (of Mike Snow) (10PM Sunday at The Mid. $12, 21+) - Star Slinger (DJ set), DJ Zebo, Phenom and Shazam Bangles also perform. Early arrival is advised. No dress code.
Chairlift (10PM Sunday at Empty Bottle. 21+, SOLD OUT) - Alt-J and Stic of the Week DJ's also perform.
The Walkmen (11PM Sunday at Lincoln Hall. 18+, SOLD OUT)
Divine Fits and Bare Mutants (11PM Sunday at Schubas. 18+, SOLD OUT)