Riot Fest returns to Chicago’s Douglas Park next weekend, September 13 – 15, 2019. The festival is celebrating 15 years with three days of music including full album performances by 11 bands.
The 2019 Riot Fest performer lineup includes Blink-182, The Flaming Lips, Jawbreaker, Slayer, Rise Against, Bloc Party, Wu-Tang Clan, Bikini Kill, The Raconteurs, Ween, Rancid, Violent Femmes, Descendants, Dashboard Confessional, Manchester Orchestra, The Story So Far, Avail, The Struts, Patti Smith and Her Band, Taking Back Sunday, The B-52s, Against Me! and more. The full daily line up is available at the festival website.
Bands doing full album performances at Riot Fest include Blink-182, The Flaming Lips, Ween, Bloc Party, Taking Back Sunday, Dashboard Confessional, Avail, Against Me!, Glassjaw, Sense Fail, and The Selecter.
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