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Riot Fest Chicago Adds Primus, The Hold Steady, Say Anything to 2014 Lineup

posted by Laura Baker-Finch on June 12, 2014

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Chicago, Illinois -- We had already fallen in love with this year's Riot Fest and Carnival lineup, but it just got that much better. Primus, The Hold Steady, Say Anything, and Tokyo Police Club have been added to the Chicago lineup along with previously announced headliners The Cure, Jane's Addicition, The National, Rise Against, and Weezer. 

Only Crime, frnkiero and the cellabration, The Whigs, Pity Sex, Lemuria, From Indian Lakes, Lucki Eck$, Tiny Moving Parts, The Picturebooks, and Survay Says have also beed added to the lineup. Scroll down to see the full Chicago lineup so far.

Riot Fest and Carnival will take place September 12-14 in Chicago's Humboldt Park. Tickets are on sale with 3-Day GA, 3-Day VIP, and layaway options available. Riot Fest will also make stops this September in Toronto and Denver with similar lineups.

2014 marks Riot Fest's 10th Anniversary and, to celebrate, 10 bands have signed up to play their seminal albums front-to-back at either Riot Fest Chicago or in both Denver and Toronto. In Chicago, festivalgoers will be treated to Jane's Addiction's Nothing's Shocking, The Offspring's Smash,  Weezer's The Blue Album, Slayer's Reign in Blood, Samhain's Intium, NOFX's Punk In Drublic, Descendent's Milo Goes to College, Naked Raygun's Throb Throb, and The Get Up Kids' Something To Write Home About. The 10th and final and is yet to be announced. 

Full Lineup: The Cure, Jane's Addiction, The National, Rise Against, Weezer, The Flaming Lips, Social Distortion, Slayer, The Offspring, Primus, Wu-Tang Clan, Samhain, Descendents, Tegan and Sara, Metric, Cheap Trick, Pussy Riot (Nadya Tolokonnikova & Masha Alekhina), Patti Smith, Taking Back Sunday, Die Antwoord, City and Colour, Paul Weller, The Used, Bring Me the Horizon, NOFX, Dropkick Murphys, Gogol Bordello, Of Mice & Men, Mastodon, The Afghan Whigs, Naked Raygun, Cock Sparrer, Dashboard Confessional, Superchunk, Billy Bragg, The Hold Steady, Blue Meanies, Lucero, New Found Glory, Saosin w/ Anthony Green, Say Anything, Mighty Mighty Bosstones, The Murder City Devils, Tokyo Police Club, Mudhoney, Failure, Hot Snakes, The Dandy Warhols, Thurston Moore, Circa Survive, The Get Up Kids, Motion City Soundtrack, Me First and the Gimme Gimmes, Streetlight Manifesto, Clutch, Gwar, Buzzcocks, Andrew W.K., Bouncing Souls, Stiff Little Fingers, Face to Face, Kurt Vile & the Violators, Marky Ramone w/ The Bouncing Souls, Wavves, Black Joe Lewis & the Honeybears, We Came as Romans, Senses Fail, The Orwells, All, Mineral, Title Fight, La Dispute, RX Bandits, Samiam, 7 Seconds, Anti-Flag, Only Crime, The Menzingers, The Front Bottoms, Silverstein, frnkiero and the cellabration, Emarosa, The Whigs, Citizen, The World is a Beautiful Place and I am No Longer Afraid to Die, Bad Suns, Pity Sex, Lemuria, From Indian Lakes, The Pizza Underground, The Hotelier, Nostalghia, In The Valley Below, Radkey, Pianos Become The Teeth, Modern Baseball, I Am the Avalanche, Skaters, Laura Stevenson, Cerebral Ballzy, Red City Radio, PUP, Dads, Show You Suck, Lucky Eck$, The Unlikely Candidates, Jessica Hernandez & The Deltas, My Gold Mask, The Bots, Tiny Moving Parts, Broncho, The American Scene, Baby Baby, Restorations, Wounds, Plague Vendor, Team Spirit, The Picturebooks, Somos, Survay Says!, Rose's Pawn Shop, Chumped, Archie Powell & the Exports, Ex Friends

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