Lollapalooza announced the 2012 lineup for their annual summer concert festival taking place in Grant Park, Chicago. Lollapalooza will be taking place from August 3-5, 2012 and has a lineup of your favorite artists.
Lollapalooza has over 130 bands from across the globe joining their music festival. Three-day tickets to Lollapalooza are now on sale, and a limited number of single-day tickets will go on sale later this summer. The Souvenir tickets at $75 are sold out as are the Early Bird 3-day passes for $200. You can still buy the regular 3-day pass to Lollapalooza for $230 on their website. Better get your tickets to this years festival because they sell out fast. Last year, Lollapalooza had a record of 270,000 music fans come in over a course of the three days.
The Lollapalooza 2012 lineup, starting with headliners first, goes like this:
Red Hot Chili Peppers, The Black Keys, Black Sabbath, Jack White, Florence + The Machine, At the Drive-in, Bassnectar, Avich, The Shins, Justice, Passion Pit, Kaskade, The Weeknd, Sigur Ros, Bloc Party, Calvin Harris, Miike Snow, The Afghan Whigs, M83, Franz Ferdinand, Frank Ocean, Nero, J. Cole, Childish Gambino, Delta Spirit, Santigold, Metric, Zeds Dead, The Temper Trap, Wale, Big Gigantic, Die Antwood, Dawes, Tune-Yards, Skream & Benga, The Head & The Heart, The Big Pink, Twin Shadow, The Tallest Man on Earth, Toro Y Moi, Fun., Little Dragon, Dr. Dog, Of the Monsters and Men, Gary Clark Jr., Alabama Shakes, The Gaslight Anthem, SBTRKT, Amadou & Mariam, Porter Robinson, The Walkmen, Tame Impala, Band of Skulls, JJ Grey & Mofro, Madeon, Neon Indian, Zedd, Dum Dum Girls, Paper Diamond, Washed Out, Aloe Blacc, Trampled by Turtles, Bear in Heaven, Blind Pilot, Chairlift, The Black Angels, Yellow Ostrich, Givers, Polica, Bombay Bicycle Club, Sharon Van Etten, White Rabbits, Doomtree, Totally Enormous Extinct Dinosaurs, Macklemore & Ryan Lewis, The Devil Makes Three, Oberhofer, Star Slinger, The War on Drugs, Michael Kiwanuka, O Rappa, Bowerbirds, Orchard Lounge, Mona, The Growlers, Hey Rosetta!, Jeff the Brotherhood, Anamanaguchi, First Aid Kit, Wax, Fidlar, JC Brooks & The Uptown Sound, Milo Greene, Los Jaivas, Kopecky Family Band, The Jezabels, Nadastrom, LP, DJ Nihal, Yuna, The White Panda, Walk Off The Earth, Animal Kingdon, Dev, Salva, The Sheepdogs, The Dunwells, DJ Mel, Empires, Kevin Devine, Dry the River, Helena, Haley Reinhart, Imaginary Cities, Overdoz, Ambassadors, DJ Zebo, Thenewno2, Moon Taxi, Chancellor Warhol, Laura Warshauer, Red Oblivion, and Kid Color
Lollapalooza 2012 Lineup
Below is the map for Lollapalooza. On their website they say that this year, Perry’s dance and electro epicenter is the size of a football field to give fans more room to dance. There are also two entry gates to make the process of entering easier.