The lineup for this year’s Riot Fest has recently just been announced. The annual punk rock and metal friendly Chicago festival will be headlined by Blink-182, Rise Against, and Slayer (their final Chicago-area performance), as well as The Raconteurs, whom recently reunited. Also resting high on the bill are the likes of Ween, Rancid, The Descendants, and Die Antwood a nice blend of a multi-genre experience for concert goers.
One thing Riot Fest is well-known for other than their band reunions are their artist full album performances with this year being no exception seeing the likes of Taking Back Sunday performing Louder Now and Tell All Your Friends, as well as Dashboard Confessional performing The Places You Have Come To Fear The Most just to name a few.
Other highlights and performances include: Against Me! performing both Against Me! Is Reinventing Axl Rose and Transgender Dysphoria Blues, The Starting Line, Anthrax, Patti Smith and much more! The full lineup is listed below! The festival will occur the weekend of September 13-15 in Douglas Park.
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