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Summer Concerts

If you are at all interested in music in Chicago, you've heard of Lollapalooza.  (You probably have heard of it, even if you don't meet those descriptions.)

I've always wanted to go to Lollapalooza, but I never have.  I just can't justify the price tag.  Yes, a single day ticket is $95 (and yes, it's sold out - clearly others aren't worried about the price).  I was just thinking I need to check into after party concerts around the city and see if there are any I'm interested in. (I might even be a bit late...)

Then during my week of driving I heard about LouFest in St. Louis in September.  I was intrigued enough to look it up yesterday.  I've never heard of this festival before, but it's looking good.  Yes, $75 is expensive, but it's for two days and while checking out the line-up there are SO many bands I would like to see:
*Walk the Moon (yes, again)
*Icona Pop
*Local Natives
*Alabama Shakes
*The Killers (what a flash back)
*The Mowgli's
*Youngblood Hawke
*Ra Ra Riot

Yep, I think it's worth it.  I also don't expect there to be as many people there as Lollapalooza.  

I think I'm going to do it...


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