By Joshua Mellin | August 2nd, 2012
Now in its eighth year at beautiful Grant Park in downtown Chicago, Lollapalooza has shown this city more than its fair share of excitement over the years. As the skyscrapers around the park grow taller and denser, the festival itself continues to expand — in size, in attendance, and to fit changing musical tastes.
For it’s 2012 incarnation, Lollapalooza is all about Black, Red & White. Black Sabbath and The Black Keys Friday night, Red Hot Chili Peppers on Saturday, and Jack White closing out the festival Sunday.
Here’s a playlist of those and other headliners were most excited about seeing this weekend.