returns to Chicago's Grant Park during the weekend of August 1st - 3rd. While the lineup has yet to be officially revealed, the Chicago Tribune
reports (via Consequence of Sound
) that Eminem
, Kings of Leon
, Arctic Monkeys
are among this year's headliners.
Eminem revisits Lollapalooza just three years removed from his previous stint as headliner. Kings of Leon, meanwhile, previously headlined in 2009. Arctic Monkeys and Skrillex also played in 2011, though they appeared in sub-headlining roles. Skrillex also played last year's festival with his side-project Dog Blood
According to the Tribune, additional headliners and the complete lineup will be revealed next week. In all, 100 acts will perform across eight stages.
Based on tour routing, other possible acts include Nick Cave and the Bad Seeds
, Lykke Li
and Broken Bells
. Meanwhile, Foster the People
previously self-confirmed their appearance.