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Since 2005, Lollapalooza has descended upon Grant Park in Chicago every August to bring some of music's biggest names and brightest up and coming bands to the city. Though a touring festival in its formative years, the event is now one of the must-see tickets of the summer. Fortunately, we were on hand to check out the sights, sounds and storm of this year's event. Here are some of our favorite sets from the festival.
5. Passion Pit
Worried about Michael Angelakos' mental health? You shouldn't be. The Boston-based quintet Passion Pit put together one of the best sets on a steamy Friday in the Windy City. Performing songs from both Manners the recently released Gossamer in front of a crowd that had to be pushing 80,000, the band's catchy brand of synth pop had attendees dancing with delight. By the end of the 75-minute set, the band and the audience were exhausted from the heat and losing themselves in the music.
|Zac Carper of FIDLAR|