In it's 10th year, Riot Fest, a punk and alternative rock festival, is commemorating their anniversary by booking 10 bands to perform full performance of classic albums. It's all going to go down September 12-14 in Humboldt Park on the West Side. Bands incluse Weezer (The Blue Album), Jane's Addiction (Nothing's Shocking), Descendents (Milo Goes To College), The Get Up Kids (Something to Write Home About), Slayer (Reign In Blood), The Offspring (Smash), NOFX (Punk in Drublic), Samhain (Initium), and Naked Raygun (Throb Throb). Other performers indlude The Cure, The National, Wu-Tang Clan, The Flaming Lips, Death Cab for Cutie, Death From Above 1979, Primus and many, many more.
Riot Fest is in 3 cities on consecutive weekends in September: Toronto (September 6-7), Chicago (September 12-14) and Denver (September 19-21). Gold Coast Tickets can get you the best deal on Riot Fest tickets!