Chicago Sun-Times
Tuning in with Thomas Conner

Jane's Addiction added to Lollapalooza after-shows

| No Comments | No TrackBacks

Lollapalooza announced today that Jane's Addiction, the classic alt-rock band fronted by Lollapalooza founder Perry Farrell, will kick off the second leg of its current tour by playing one of the festival's after-shows.

Jane's Addiction, in Chicago last fall supporting their comeback record "The Great Escape Artist," will perform at 10 p.m. Aug. 4 at the Aragon Ballroom. Also on the bill: Franz Ferdinand and dubstep DJs Skream and Benga.

Tickets are $15 and go on sale at 10 a.m. Friday via

Lollapalooza 2012 takes place Aug. 3-5 in Chicago's Grant Park.

Lollapalooza has 32 other pre-shows and after-shows scheduled around that weekend:

Aug. 1
Alabama Shakes w/ First Aid Kit, Dry The River, Filligar at Metro (sold out)
Delta Spirit w/ Fidlar at Lincoln Hall (sold out)

Aug. 2
Passion Pit w/ Givers, Kishi Bashi at House of Blues (sold out)
Kids These Days at Schubas (sold out)
Zedd w/ Gus K, DJ Gordo, DJ Torio at the Mid
Dr. Dog w/ Kevin Devine, The Dunwells at Lincoln Hall (sold out)

Aug. 3
M83 (DJ set) at Spy Bar
Bear in Heaven w/ Yawn at Empty Bottle
Nero (DJ set) w/ Die Antwoord, Anamanaguchi at Congress Theatre
Frank Ocean at Metro (sold out)
tUnE-yArDs w/ Washed Out at House of Blues (sold out)
Black Angels w/ the Night Beats at Double Door (sold out)
The War on Drugs w/ Milo Greene at Schubas (sold out)
Blind Pilot w/ Kopecky Family Band at Lincoln Hall
Porter Robinson and Madeon at the Mid (sold out)
Jeff the Brotherhood w/ the Growlers, Fidlar at Subterranean
Paper Diamond w/ Minnesota at Bottom Lounge

Aug. 4
White Rabbits w/ Dum Dum Girls, Oberhofer at Cubby Bear
Doomtree w/ Naledge of Kidz in the Hall at Empty Bottle
Zeds Dead and Big Gigantic w/ Midnight Conspiracy, Big Chocolate at Congress Theater
The Afghan Whigs at Metro (sold out)
Of Monsters and Men w/ Yellow Ostrich at House of Blues (sold out)
Trampled by Turtles w/ the Devil Makes Three at Double Door (sold out)
Childish Gambino w/ Chance The Rapper at the Vic Theatre (sold out)
The Temper Trap w/ Polica at Park West (sold out)
Gary Clark Jr. w/ LP at Schubas (sold out)
Twin Shadow w/ Poolside at Lincoln Hall
Calvin Harris w/ Nathan Scott at the Mid (sold out)
The Big Pink at Subterranean
Bombay Bicycle Club w/ Hey Rosetta! at Bottom Lounge

Aug. 5
Chairlift w/ Alt-J at Empty Bottle
The Walkmen at Lincoln Hall (sold out)

Tickets for these after-shows are on sale at

No TrackBacks

TrackBack URL:

Leave a comment

Thomas Conner

Thomas Conner covers pop music for the Chicago Sun-Times. Contact him via e-mail.


About this Entry

This page contains a single entry by Thomas Conner published on July 10, 2012 9:41 AM.

Half of Taste of Chicago concert tickets still available was the previous entry in this blog.

Wilco added to Hideout Block Party/A.V. Fest is the next entry in this blog.

Find recent content on the main index or look in the archives to find all content.