Riot Fest will once again be returning to Chicago this year and has announced another diverse lineup.
The festival will take place at Douglas Park from September 13 to 15, Blink-182, the reunited Bikini Kill, Slayer, the Raconteurs and Rise Against are all set to perform.
Riot Fest will also feature Patti Smith, Die Antwoord, Jawbreaker, Rancid, Violent Femmes, Descendents, the B-52s, Manchester Orchestra, Bob Mould, Guided By Voices, Ride, Pennywise, Andrew W.K., the Get Up Kids, Hot Snakes, American Football, Hot Water Music, Cursive, Anthrax, Cock Sparrer, the Starting Line, Glassjaw, the Beaches, GWAR, Nick Lowe and more.
Some bands will be performing full-album performances. This includes Ween playing their The Mollusk, the Flaming Lips doing Yoshimi Battles the Pink Robot, Bloc Party playing Silent Alarm, Avail reuniting to deliver Over the James, Dashboard Confessional performing The Places You Have Come to Fear The Most, and Taking Back Sunday ripping out Tell All Your Friends and Louder Now..
Check out for information at the festivals website. http://riot fest