Metromix.com and The Music Lounge hosted a Lollapalooza after party last night and we had to take part! The event was hosted at The Hard Rock Hotel and consisted of food, drinks, dancing, and much more.
Entering the party everyone was greeted by hair stylists and make up artists that were there to pamper all with a new look for the night. Jade dragon was also there hooking everyone up with complimentary ink of their choice! The dancing kicked off with a DJ spinning and then David Macklovitch of Chromeo showed up and took over the DJ booth.
Wanna know who else showed up?
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You know things are getting scary when Zack de la Rocha is the voice of moderation.
A gentleman next to me in the Rage Against the Machine crowd got this text message from a friend standing closer to the stage. And for the first time in my Lollapalooza-going experience, things got scary last night. There was a security breach, a few stops of the show, and more broken bones and busted noses than I've seen in a long time. Keep reading!
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Wow. Just wow. I know everybody and their mother has written about this show by now, but I had to throw my two cents in. I finally gathered a few moments to sit down in the tent here at Lolla and reflect on last night's Radiohead show. There was one unbelievable moment (probably the best concert moment I've been a part of to this point).....and a few irritations. But overall, it was everything it was built up to be. Just phenomenal. Keep reading!
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Brendan from Broken Social Scene was kind enough to take time out of his day at Lollapalooza to have a lengthy chat with Jackie.
Outtakes from the interview (Brendan shows Jackie how he prepares for his show) and footage of their show after the jump.
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Dierks Bently, the festival's lone country act, talks to Marcus about performing for the Lolla crowd.
Video of Dierks doing his thing on stage after the jump
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Texas rockers The Toadies, who play tomorrow night, stopped by Grant Park a day early to check out their own favorite bands. They talked to Marcus about playing the fest and their new material.
Footage of their performance after the jump!
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