Tuesday, August 3, 2010
Got Lollapalooza fever and looking for a way to get even more pumped up before the festivities kick off Friday? Spinner.com is here to help. The site is offering an extensive collection of free mp3s from various performers at this year's festival, from The New Pornographers and Phoenix to Mavis Staples and Blitzen Trapper. Get the goods here.
If you're still deciding what you want to check out this weekend in Grant Park, downloading all the songs and making a mix could be the perfect way to get acquainted with acts you're not yet familiar with. For even more guidance, keep your eye on Windy City Rock for a list of our picks of must-see bands.
You can also prepare by downloading the official Lollapalooza iPhone app, which is available here. The app allows you to do plenty of cool things, such as creating custom schedules, accessing artist information, keeping up with the latest news surrounding the festival, streaming Lolla radio and posting photos and updates to Facebook and Twitter.