88Nine Radio Milwaukee

Today's stream is sponsored by Maxie's

Lollapalooza 2012 Lineup Has An Electronic Music Slant

tmoody's picture
Click to enlarge

Lollapalooza released or leaked this year's lineup and this year's lineup looks like a playlist from Rhythm Lab Radio. This year's Lollapalooza will be August 3-5 in Chicago's Grant Park.  In addition to headliners Red Hot Chili Peppers, Jack White, Black Sabbath, and Jack White, electronic music heavyweights Justice and Avicii will be headlining the huge festival. This is the first time that two electronic artists will headline Lollapalooza.

There will be a dedicated electronic stage at Lollapalooza.  Artists performing on this stage will include Bassnectar, Kaskade, Santigold, Calvin Harris, Nero, Knife Party, Little Dragon, Skream & Benga, Zeds Dead, Big Gigantic, Sub Focus, Porter Robinson, and Star Slinger.  Most of these artists are Rhythm Lab Radio favorites.  Rhythm Lab Radio 2011 Artist of The Year SBTRKT will be performing along with Rhythm Lab favorites The Weeknd, Michael Kiwanuka, Tune-Yards, M83, Doomtree, Macklemore & Ryan Lewis, Aloe Blacc, Polica and Alabama Shakes.

Here is the rest of the lineup:

Florence + the Machine, Passion Pit, the Shins, Sigur Ros, Fun., Franz Ferdinand, Metric, Dawes, the Temper Trap, Die Antwoord, Mona, the Growlers, the Gaslight Anthem, Hey Rosetta!, JEFF the Brotherhood, Band of Skulls, Anamanaguchi, First Aid Kit, Tame Impala, Wax, the Walkmen, FIDLAR, JJ Grey & Mofro, LP, JC Brooks & the Uptown Sound.

Milo Greene, Neon Indian, Dum Dum Girls, Kopecky Family Band, Washed Out, the Jezabels, Trampled by Turtles, Yuna, Bear in Heaven, Walk Off the Earth, Blind Pilot, Animal Kingdom, Chairlift, Dev, J. Cole, the Black Angels, the Sheepdogs, Yellow Ostrich, the Dunwells, GIVERS, DJ Mel, Empires, Bombay Bicycle Club, Kevin Devine, Wale.

Dry the River, White Rabbits, Helena, Haley Reinhart, Imaginary Cities, the Head & the Heart, the Devil Makes Three, Overdoz, the Big Pink, Oberhofer, Ambassadors, Twin Shadow, the War on Drugs, DJ Zebo, the Tallest Man on Earth, Chancellor Warhol, Toro Y Moi, O Rappa, Laura Warshauer, Dr. Dog, Bowerbirds, Red Oblivion, Of Monsters and Men, Orchard Lounge.

Tickets are now on sale at Lollapalooza's website (via The Chicago Tribune)

Enhanced by Zemanta