Lollapalooza 2017, Thursday (Day 1).

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Remember: Not to tight, not too loose.

 

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No chains over 10 inches allowed this year and I can’t by drinking all day un-tethered.

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After our usual easy EL train ride to Lolla, it was a great start to the festing with no waiting in line to get in. The North entrance is always a nice secret-squirrel-ish way to go.  After a little bit of morning rain, the  weather was just cool enough with a sky that was just overcast enough.

 

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There’s always something soothing about getting to Lolla earlier than you thought you could.

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This through-the-trees nice-and-shady oasis is the one by the north entrance…

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.. that leads to this stage

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As we made our way south, this dude seemed disappointed in the lack of sun. He was all like “Dude. I wore this big-ass hat to shade my head from the sun and what not for nothing”.  And his friend was all like “But why long sleeves and pants?”

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Never too early to get started…

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Even on a cloudy day, this shady strip is makes for a pleasant walk.

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A view of the Sears Tower never gets old.

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These guys were playing at the Shady Stage (a.k.a BMI stage)

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Horn dude had his hoodie-T-shirt hybrid blouse an Mathew Mcconaughey Jr. found the cop shades.

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If this work of art falls over, the recycling guys will be tossing it in the back of their old pick-up truck within the half hour.

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Get your t-shirts before they slowly and inexplicably start running out..

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The Girl was having a hard time choosing which Killers shirt she wanted.

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The first line we saw all day was this line for the Lolla Shop indoor merch store

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No skateboarders yet at the half pipe just beyond the Kidzapalooza sign

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Rain started back up during these guys

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The sky started to look pretty ominous…

 

 

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The Drums put on a lively, peppy show.

 

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We got nice and close for Atlas Genius at the Shady Stage (BMI Stage)

 

 

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One of our crew caught the paper airplane thrown out to the crowd…

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Score! The Atlas Genius Setlist for Lollapalooza 2017.

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More later.. off to Day 2 now..

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