The Lollapalooza Breakdown

Most of you are probably walking through the streets of Chicago right now on your way to the festival grounds. We thought we would share our picks for this weekends Lollapalooza fest in case you hadn't quite made your mind up. We also have all the after parties listed so you can get into some late night trouble. And for Twitter peeps we created a list [HERE] of our friends that are running around Grant Park so you can keep the most up to date. Happy Lolla!

Friday

12:15 - 1:00 Wavves
1:00 - 2:00 The Walkmen
2:00 - 3:00 Raphael Saadiq
3:00 - 4:00 The Big Pink
4:00 - 5:00 DEVO
5:00 - 6:00 Matt and Kim (over Dirty projectors, more energy)
6:00 - 7:00 The Black Keys/Hot Chip (finish with Hot Chip)
7:00 - 7:30 Erol Alkan
7:30 - 8:00 Chromeo
8:00 - 10:00 Lady Gaga / The Strokes (the first half of Gaga will be the most appealing, but finish it with The Strokes)

Aftershows:

Knuckle Rumbler presents J Cole at The Bottom Lounge | 9pm
MGMT, Dare2Dream benefit: 10 p.m. at House of Blues.
Cut Copy, Dragonette: 10 p.m. at Metro.
The Walkmen, Warpaint: 10 p.m. at Double Door, 1572 N. Milwaukee.
Edward Sharpe and the Magnetic Zeros, Freelance Whales: 10 p.m. at Lincoln Hall
Wild Beasts: 10 p.m. at Empty Bottle, 1035 N. Western Av.
Rogue Wave, Gamble House: 10 p.m. at Schubas.

Saturday

12:30 - 1:15 The Soft Pack
1:00 - 1:45 Harlem
2:15 - 3:00 Warpaint
3:15 - 4:15 The xx
4:15 - 5:15 Grizzly Bear
5:15 - 6:15 Metric
6:15 - 7:00 Spoon
7:00 - 7:30 Edward Sharpe and the Magnetic Zeros
7:30 - 8:30 Cut Copy
8:30 - 9:00 Phoenix
9:00 - 10:00 Empire of the Sun

Aftershows:

The National, the Antlers: 10 p.m. at House of Blues.
The Black Keys, the Morning Benders: 10 p.m. at Metro, 3730 N. Clark St.
Minus the Bear, Miniature Tigers: 10 p.m. at Double Door.
Blitzen Trapper, Avi Buffalo: 10 p.m. at Lincoln Hall.
The Soft Pack, Royal Bangs: 10 p.m. at Schubas.
Wavves, Harlem: 10 p.m. at Empty Bottle.
Gogol Bordello: 10 p.m. at Subterranean, 2011 W. North Av.
Hot Chip, Perry Ferrell, etc.: 10 p.m. at Congress Theatre.

Sunday

12:15 - 1:00 The Antlers
1:00 - 2:00 The Dodos
2:00 - 3:00 The Cribs
3:00 - 4:00 Minus The Bear
4:00 - 4:30 Hockey
4:30 - 5:00 Yeasayer
5:00 - 6:00 Erykah Badu
6:00 - 7:15 MGMT
7:15 - 8:30 The National
8:30 - 10:00 The Arcade Fire

Aftershows:

Phoenix, Toro Y Moi: 10 p.m. at House of Blues.
Health, Chandeliers: 10 p.m. at Reggie’s Rock Club.