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Paul McCartney Rules Outside Lands 2013 Day 1

Taking the stage just after 7 p.m., McCartney launched into a nearly 3-hour set heavy on hits from the Beatles and McCartney’s ’70s band Wings, like a pyrotechnics-packed rendition of “Live and Let Die.”

08/12/2013

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Lollapalooza 2013: Mumford & Sons Return Following Ted Dwane’s Surgery

Lollapalooza 2013 marks Mumford & Sons’ return after Ted Dwane’s surgery, and the Postal Service are apparently make-out music.

08/04/2013

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Governors Ball Day 2: Mud, Kings Of Leon &The Best Guns N’ Roses Cover Band Ever

After a tumultuous first day filled with consistent storming and canceled sets from Kings of Leon and more, New York’s Governors Ball got back on track Saturday (June 8) with near-perfect weather. That’s not to say there weren’t challenges, of course.

06/09/2013

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Governors Ball Day 1: No Kings Of Leon — But Plenty Of Mud & Rain

It’s a wonder Governors Ball went on as long as it did last night (June 7). New York’s Randall’s Island was flooded, festival-goers were up to their knees in mud in some areas, and the storm continued to rage overhead.

06/08/2013

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Lollapalooza Announces 2013 Line-Up: The Cure, Nine Inch Nails, Mumford & Sons, The Killers Top Bill

The line-up for this year’s Lollapalooza music festival has officially been announced, featuring headliners Nine Inch Nails, Mumford & Son, The Killers and The Cure, making their first-ever appearance at the fest.

04/01/2013

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Green Day’s Billie Joe Armstrong Released After Italian Hospital Scare

Green Day had to cancel a festival appearance in Italy over the weekend after Billie Joe Armstrong was rushed to the hospital.

09/04/2012

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Meet The Chefs Behind Lollapalooza’s Gourmet Chow Town

Indeed, whether festival-goers are in the mood for cuisine hailing from the pizza parlors of downtown Chicago or the streets of Osaka, chances are that for the next few days it can all be found along Columbus Drive. Apparently, there is also some great music to be heard there as well.

08/05/2012

What Do Alice Cooper & Lady Gaga Have In Common?

They’re both costume-wearing, heavily-made-up music stars who let their freak flags fly and wholly shock their devotees in concert. When you think of it that way, Alice Cooper and Lady Gaga are cut from the […]

06/11/2012

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Jay-Z Picks Pearl Jam To Co-Headline Eclectic Music Fest

Jay-Z’s “Made in America” festival lineup has been released and Seattle rock band Pearl Jam will be co-headlining.

05/22/2012

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Jay-Z Announces Labor Day Weekend Music Festival In Philly

PHILADELPHIA (CBS) — Rapper Jay-Z joined Mayor Michael Nutter on Monday morning atop the steps of the Art Museum to announce a two-day music festival coming to Philadelphia to benefit The United Way.

05/14/2012

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