Bruno Mars, Jack White, the Weekend, and the Arctic Monkeys, look to headline this year’s Lollapalooza, in Grant Park, Chicago, August 2nd to August 5th.
Like last year’s Lollapalooza line up, which included Chance the Rapper, Arcade Fire, Run the Jewlz, and Lorde, this year’s line up is stacked with artists from all genres of music.
The National, Vampire Weekend, Portugal. The Man, Greta Van Fleet, and Franz Ferdinand are among this year’s rock acts set to perform the long-running festival, which gave light to alternative rock in the nineties. Hip hop acts will include: Lil Uzi Vert, Tyler the Creator, Logic, Lil Pump, Post Malone, and many more. The festival will also feature artists from St. Vincent to Camila Cabello, and over 200 more artists.
This year’s festival will also feature festival founder and Jane’s Addiction lead singer, Perry Farrell. He will perform with an all-star line up of guest musicians for Farrell’s upcoming solo album.
Just about almost every artist has something going on in 2018. Bruno Mars is coming off hot, after winning both Album of the Year for 24K Magic (2016) and Record of the Year for the titled track at the 60th Annual Grammy Awards. Jack White’s upcoming album, Boarding House Reach, comes out this Friday, Mar. 23, while the Arctic Monkeys just announced their 2018 come back tour, their first since 2014. Arctic Monkeys are expected to announce the release of new music for their sixth studio album in the coming weeks. And another post-punk revival group, Franz Ferdinand recently released their 5th studio album, Always Ascending and embarked on a massive world tour.
Tickets for Lollapalooza are on sale now; Check out the festival’s website for more information.
View the full line-up below.