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News Mon Mar 23 2009

Final Lollapalooza Headliners Announced

Greg Kot is reporting Tool and The Killers will join previously leaked headliners Depeche Mode, Beastie Boys, Jane's Addiction and Kings of Leon at Lollapalooza August 7-9. I'm psyched for the Beasties and Depeche Mode, but I'm hoping for a few big surprises if they're expecting to top last year. DeRo reports Andrew Bird, Lou Reed, and Neko Case will also be on the bill.

If you're like me and missed the $60 Golden Ticket sale two weeks ago, make sure to mark your calendars for March 31st, when Early Bird tickets go on sale. The ticket price hasn't been announced yet, but judging by past years, expect to pay around $150-$175 for an Early Bird, which typically sell out within 24 hours. Check lollapalooza.com for more information.

 
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