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10 Performances You Can’t Miss At Lollapalooza This Year

LCD Soundsystem

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LCD Soundsystem formed in New York City in 2002. The American rock band has found success with both local and global audiences alike. James Murphy, a producer and songwriter, is the lead singer of the band.

He is also the co-founder of DFA Records, a record label. From 2002 to 2004, the band released several singles with their debut album being nominated for a Grammy Award in 2005 for the category of Best Electronic and Dance Album and Daft Punk is Playing at My House, their single from their album received a nomination as well.

People who are fans of the band’s music would already be excited to know that they are headlining the event.

Radiohead    

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Radiohead are a popular and well-known English band formed in 1985. For rock fans, they are legends. Thom Yorke, Colin Greenwood, Johnny Greenwood, Colin Greenwood, Phil Selway, and Ed O’Brien are the main members.

In the past, they have released several notable albums such as Kid A in 2000 and Amnesiac in 2001. In their music, you can hear several styles of music such krautrock, jazz, and electronic music.

The band has sold more than 30 million people, making them legends in their own right. If you listened to Radiohead growing up, you can come to the musical event of the year to hear them again.

The Struts      

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The Struts, a rock band from England, came on the music scene in 2010. The band consists of members Adam Slack, Luke Spiller, Gethin Davies, and Jed Elliot. The band credits their sound to Queen, Def Leppard, The Libertines, Oasis, and the Rolling Stones.

The band’s sound is a mixture of both classic and modern tunes. People who have the band’s singles on their musical device should not miss the opportunity to see the band play live at the event.

Even if you have not heard of the band, it is never too late to become their fan. You should listen to them for sure before you attend the event, as you never know what your ears my end up liking.

Mr. Carmack  

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Mr. Carmack, a musician raised in San Francisco, but residing in Los Angeles, is a producer who has made his mark on the LA’s music scene. He takes the audiences between hip hop beats to dance beats.

Some of the songs you can listen to include Birth Control and Hopscotch. While you are it, why don’t you listen to his album Bang, Vol 3?

People who witnessed him at Coachella in 2013 will know what to expect from him at Lollapalooza—pure greatness! Mr. Carmack’s music and killer beats will blow you away.

Jane’s Addiction    

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This will be the popular band fourth time headlining the event. The band, which formed in 1985, consists of members Chris Chaney, Stephen Perkins, Perry Farrell, and Dave Navarro. In the early 1990s, the band’s name was on everyone’s lips.

The band became one of the best bands of the 1900s and gained widespread acclaim for their singles and albums. They were the one of the bands to perform at the very first Lollapalooza.

Ellie Goulding  

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Ellie Goulding is an English songwriter and singer who will be performing at the sold-out event this year. She has worked with popular and acclaimed producers like Frankmusik and Starsmith. The producers discovered her while Jamie Lillywhite recognized her singing talents, became her manager, and signed her to Polydor Records.

An Introduction to Ellie Goulding, her debut album, did well on the U.K. charts and soon, she became a household name. She has won several awards in the United Kingdom.

In 2015, she received her very first Grammy Award nomination for her single Love Me like You Do for the category Best Pop Solo Performance. Fans of Ellie can now see her perform live at the event, which attracts several people from around the world.

Future   

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For fans of rap, the event has contracted the popular rapper Future. A1 Recordings and Epic Records heard the mix tapes made by the rapper and signed him on. Pluto, his debut album, gained critical acclaim.

All of the five singles on the album made to the US Billboard Hot 200 chart. In 2016, he achieved another achievement when he became the fastest artist to have three number one studio albums on the Billboard 200.

Alessia Cara    

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You may have already heard of Alessia Cara, as she is an already a rising superstar, rising quickly to people must-listen list.

She started her musical journey on YouTube, performing covers of hit songs. In the United States, her debut single made to the top ten songs list and cracked the top 20 list in Canada.

Her impressive vocals attracted the attention of Def Jam Recordings and earned a spot at this year’s Lollapalooza.

Lana Del Rey    

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Lana Del Rey is an American songwriter, singer, and model who was born in New York City. She became a viral sensation in 2011 when she released the music video for her song Video Games.

Fans and critics admire her unique singing voice. Her debut album Born to Die took the number 2 spot on the U.S. charts and earned the accolade for being the fifth best selling studio album of 2012.

Red Hot Chili Peppers      

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The Red Hot Chili Peppers are another rock band with a huge following. The band consists of members Flea, Chad Smith, Anthony Kiedis, and Josh Klinghoffer.

The band has won seven Grammy awards and they have sold more than 80 million albums worldwide. If you are a fan, this is a good time to come and see them play live.

 

 

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