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Concert Tue Aug 04 2009

Lolla Aftershow Announcement


Well, here's some exciting news to start the day. This morning, Lollapalooza posted the above image on their website. You must decipher the images to find out who will be playing. So far, the only real info on the site is that tickets go on sale August 6th at 10 AM. No word yet on ticket price or where to buy. Click here to see the official announcement.

Update! Ticket link just posted.

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Michelle / August 4, 2009 10:22 AM

OMG! The FOO FIGHTERS are coming to METRO?! I MUST go to this show!!

fred / August 4, 2009 10:52 AM

No, it's not the foo fighters. It's probably Crooked Vultures. the 'supergroup' with Dave Grohl from FF, Josh Homme from
Queens of the Stone Age, and John Paul Jones from Led Zeppelin.

Jon / August 4, 2009 10:58 AM

Yep, Fred nailed it. It's definitely - Them Crooked Vultures. This will be their first ever live performance I believe so it'll be rather amazing I imagine.

Mich / August 4, 2009 11:10 AM

Sounds like you guys are correct. Still awesome show though.

Lisa / August 4, 2009 11:56 AM

Oh man! Gearing up for Thursday, ready to hit refresh and try my best to get tickets to this EPIC show.

Alissa / August 4, 2009 12:44 PM

So has anyone actually heard any songs by them? I just wonder which of the three bands they sound the most like...

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