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Published: 2008/04/07

G. Love & Special Sauce, Sharon Jones, Blues Traveler, Brazilian Girls and John Butler to Join Radiohead, Rage, NIN, Kanye and Wilco at Lollapalooza

Radiohead, Rage Against the Machine, Nine Inch Nails, Kanye West and Wilco are among the acts scheduled to appear at Lollapalooza this August. For the fourth year in a row, Lollapalooza will take place over a single weekend at Chicagos Grant Park, boasting an eclectic mix of bands, a kids stage and an interactive area known as The Mindfield. While this years line-up features decidedly less traditional jambands than recent Lollapalooza, G. Love & Special Sauce, Sharon Jones & the Dap-Kings, Blues Traveler, Brazilian Girls, John Butler Trio and Steel Train will represent the scene.

Other confirmed acts include: The Raconteurs, Love and Rockets, Gnarls Barkley, Bloc Party, The Black Keys, Broken Social Scene, Flogging Molly, Mark Ronson, Cat Power, Lupe Fiasco, The National, Explosions in the Sky, Brand New, Gogol Bordello, Stephen Malkmus & The Jicks, Dierks Bentley, Okkervil River, Amadou & Mariam, Girl Talk, CSS, Battles, Jamie Lidell, Butch Walker, Mates of State, Spank Rock, Chromeo, Duffy, The Kills, Rogue Wave, The Go! Team, Mason Jennings, The Gutter Twins, Yeasayer, Grizzly Bear, MGMT, The Weakerthans, Booka Shade, Santogold, Black Kids, Black Lips, Louis XIV, Dr. Dog, Nicole Atkins & the Sea, The Ting Tings, Kid Sister, Office, The Cool Kids, What Made Milwaukee Famous, Does It Offend You, Yeah?, The Whigs, Manchester Orchestra, Foals, Uffie, The Octopus Project, Cadence Weapon, Ferras, De Novo Dahl, Noah and the Whale, Margot & the Nuclear So and So’s, K’NAAN, Serena Ryder, Newton Faulkner, Your Vegas, Eli ‘Paperboy’ Reed & The True Loves, Bang Camaro, The Blakes, Tally Hall, White Lies, Magic Wands, Electric Touch, Innerpartysystem, The Postelles, The Parlor Mob, Bald Eagle, Krista, Ha Ha Tonka, Witchcraft, We Go To 11 and Sofia Talvik.
As previously reported, Lollapalooza will take place from August 1-3. A handful of additional acts will be confirmed in the coming months.

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