Posts in category "Lollapalooza"

Take the plunge with JOHNNYSWIM's new album Diamonds and concert at the Vic!

Take the plunge with JOHNNYSWIM's new album Diamonds and concert at the Vic!
In the middle of a tour to promote the their new album-Diamonds-duo JohhnySwim speaks on how they’ve come to make beautiful music together. . So where are you guys now on tour? We’re in New York. It’s rare that a husband and wife team up to record as a group…how did this come to be?... Read more »

Disco's newest protoge Kid Color-making his mark on the Chicago music scene.

Disco's newest protoge Kid Color-making his mark on the Chicago music scene.
Fresh off is first performance at Lollapolooza, this California import is making Chicago his house.  It always good to see new blood push the music forward and we had a chance to talk about this on-site. Kid Color, where you from? I’m originally from Newport Beach, CA and I moved out to Chicago five years... Read more »

Songstress Songwriter Yuna…from Malaysia to LA to Lolla.

Songstress Songwriter Yuna…from Malaysia to LA to Lolla.
As a music afficionado and big time fan of Lollapalooza, I’m always trying to find that hidden gem of performer-whose new to the scene and the big stages-with the voice and skill to make it big with staying power.  And this year, it is Yuna.  Originally from Malaysia-the lawyer turned singer songwriter left the comforts... Read more »
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KasKade brought house home headlining Perry's stage at Lollapalooza.

KasKade brought house home headlining Perry's stage at Lollapalooza.
While on tour-Kaskade gave a glimpse of who he is-his Chicago roots and why he’s bringing house home to Lollapalooza. You are currently on Tour is that correct? That’s right.  I’m sitting out here on a tour bus outside Red Rock Theater in Denver, Colorado.  It’s the Freaks of Nature Tour. What’s it been like... Read more »

Every move is crucial with BoB and his new album Strange Clouds will be Epic.

Every move is crucial with BoB and his new album Strange Clouds will be Epic.
B.o.B. was in town the other night at theMID on a promotional tour for his upcoming new album “Strange Clouds”.  An Atlanta product-B.o.B.-otherwise known as Bobby Ray Simmons-is one of today’s new generation hip hop artist-and a refreshing personality on the scene.  He’s likable.  His lyrics are intellectual and engaging.  He’s got his own sound. ... Read more »

Lolla is Greener with Julie Atherton's h20 Spring Water-Eco Friendly, Renewable and Tasty!

Juile Atherton-h20 Natural Spring Water
A look into one of the aspects of the festival that many times is overlooked by the sea of fans flocking to see great bands play-and that is the organizers have made a concerted effort to minimize the carbon footprint that is left when staging a huge event like this.  Making her contribution to that... Read more »
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The Kids These Days were tearing it up at Lolla!

How could I not have a sit down with a Chicago original product.  Relatively new to the scene-Kids These Days were in effect at Lollapalooza performing on Friday-then following up that show with an afterparty performance at Hard Rock Cafe.  In todays world of electronic gadetry to produce music-it was most refreshing to see an... Read more »

Kerli brings her Army of Love to Lollapalooza and has everyone Walking on Air.

Kerli
What makes Lollapalooza one of the best festivals around is the breadth of high quality acts that are featured on any given day.  You really have to try hard-not to find something you like from the many artist performing.  I have a love for dance music-and there was an artist who I was officially introduced... Read more »
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