2016 South America Lollapalooza festivals announce lineup

By on October 6, 2015

Eminem Photo credit: Jeremy Deputat

For Immediate Release

October 6, 2015


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Lollapalooza Brasil, Lollapalooza Chile and Lollapalooza Argentina return in March 2016 with stellar lineups featuring headliners Eminem, Florence + The Machine, Jack ü (Skrillex + Diplo) and Mumford & Sons, along with Noel Gallagher’s High Flying Birds, Snoop Dogg, Tame Impala, Alabama Shakes, Zedd, Kaskade, Die Antwoord, Of Monsters and Men, Twenty One Pilots, Marina and the Diamonds and many more.


Both Eminem and Florence + The Machine will make their first ever appearances in Chile and Argentina, and this performance will be only the second time these artists have played in Brazil. Fans will have their first experience with Mumford & Sons, who have never performed in South America before, and Skrillex and Diplo will return together as Jack ü, following spectacular sets last year. Albert Hammond Jr., Alabama Shakes, Of Monsters and Men, Walk the Moon, Twenty One Pilots and Halsey join the bill following hot live performances at Lollapalooza Chicago this summer, and Tame Impala and Skrillex (with side project Dog Blood) are making the global rounds with sets at both Lollapalooza Chicago and Lollapalooza Berlin earlier this year.


The fifth edition of Lollapalooza Brasil takes place on March 12th and 13th at Autódromo de Interlagos in São Paulo. Featuring the only Lollapalooza South America performance by indie rock band Cold War Kids, the festival will also showcase highly anticipated performances from Brazilian favorites Emicida and Matanza. To view the full lineup or purchase tickets, visit lollapaloozabr.com.


The third edition of Lollapalooza Argentina takes place on March 18th and 19th at Hippodromo de San Isidro in Buenos Aires. Fans can also look forward to incredible performances by Swedish heavy metal band Ghost, as well as Argentinian favorites Babasonicos, Illya Kuryaki and the Valderramas, Eruca Sativa and Zuker. To view the full lineup or purchase tickets, visit www.lollapaloozaar.com.


The sixth edition of Lollapalooza Chile takes place March 19th & 20th at the beautiful O’Higgins Park in Santiago. Seattle rock band Candlebox will make their only Lollapalooza South America appearance in Chile, and fans can expect exciting performances from Chilean favorites Gepe, Javiera Mena, Ases Falsos and Jiminelson. To view the full lineup or purchase tickets, visit www.lollapaloozacl.com.


Lollapalooza South America – March 2016





Perry Farrell


Perry Farrell is one of the most influential and original musical figures in recent history. Dubbed as the “Godfather of Alternative Rock,” Farrell fronts Jane’s Addiction, which formed in 1985. Creating a new genre and musical movement, Farrell and Jane’s Addiction changed the music scene and paved the way for bands such as Nirvana, Pearl Jam, Alice in Chains, and STP. In 1993, Perry created Porno for Pyros, a daring evolution to his diversity and growth. As well as being a groundbreaking musician, he is the creator and founder of Lollapalooza. Launched in 1991, Spin magazine listed Lollapalooza as the #1 tour that changed the world. Known for its musical diversity, Lollapalooza was instrumental in exposing alternative music formats to the masses and establishing a sense of commonality across a fragmented demographic. The first of its kind, Lollapalooza quickly established itself as a lifestyle festival, pushing the envelope and exposing concert goers to a subculture of ‘alternative’ living and art, and provided a platform for numerous environmental and human-rights causes as well. In 2011, Farrell was presented with the inaugural Billboard Apple Award. In honor of legendary promoter Bill Graham that is presented to a visionary artist or touring professional who goes the extra mile in making sure fans enjoy an exemplary concert experience. He also took Lollapalooza international with the launch of Lollapalooza Chile, Brazil and Argentina, Lollapalooza Berlin, and the most recent addition of Lollapalooza Colombia coming in 2016. As a constant creative force, Farrell continues to push his own artistic horizon as a music producer, electronic music performer and visual artist, as well as a rock icon. As a constant creative force, Farrell continues to push his own artistic horizon as a music producer, electronic music performer and visual artist, as well as a rock icon.



William Morris Endeavor Entertainment *  www.wmeentertainment.com


William Morris Endeavor Entertainment (WME) represents elite artists from all facets of the entertainment industry, including motion pictures, television, music, theatre, publishing, and physical production. WME also advises some of the worlds most recognized consumer brands to create entertainment based marketing solutions.


C3 Presents *  www.c3presents.com


C3 Presents creates, books, markets and produces live experiences, concerts, and private events. C3 is the force behind Austin City Limits Music Festival in Austin, Texas and Lollapalooza in Chicago, as well as Lollapalooza Argentina, Lollapalooza Berlin, Lollapalooza Brazil, Lollapalooza Chile and Lollapalooza Colombia. Other events in the C3 portfolio include The Austin Food + Wine Festival, Chicago Food + Wine Festival, LouFest Music Festival, Music City Food + Wine Festival, Wanderlust Yoga & Music Festival and more. C3 also books and promotes more than 1,000 concerts in arenas, theaters, casinos, and clubs across the US annually, making it the third-largest promoter in the country. In addition to event production and booking, C3 manages the careers of select artists.


Lotus Producciones * www.lotuspro.cl


Lotus production is a company dedicated to promote and produce events in Chile since 2005 with one main reason to generate unique moments to all music fans. Lotus produces the Lollapalooza music festival in Santiago a multistage festival that has become an icon of the live music industry in Chile.

DF Entertainment * www.dfentertainment.com


DF Entertainment is the new company established by Diego Finkelstein in August 2015. With over 16 years of experience in the Entertainment business, he is the promoter to many of the largest shows playing in Argentina including Rod Stewart, Bob Dylan, Bruce Springsteen & the E Street Band, Iron Maiden, KISS, Aerosmith, Muse, Arctic Monkeys, The Strokes, Kings of Leon, Peter Gabriel, Queen & Paul Rodgers, The Killers, Lenny Kravitz, BJORK, Linkin Park, Justin Bieber, Miley Cyrus, Jane’s Addiction, Alicia Keys, Selena Gomez, among many others. DF Entertainment is in the search of creating innovative and unforgettable experiences inside the world of entertainment.


TIME FOR FUN *  www.t4f.com.br


Company leader in live entertainment in South America with operations in Brazil, Argentina, Chile and Peru, owns major concert venues in the region. T4F has done in its history tours such as U2, Madonna, Roger Waters, Pearl Jam, Black Sabbath, AC/DC; has also promoted important national concerts such as Marisa Monte, Mari a Btehânia, Zezé di Camargo & Luciano, among others, besides the shows of Cirque du Soleil, Disney on Ice and Madagascar Live.


It also promotes Circuito Nova Schin Stock Car, the most important national category of car racing, and Copa Petrobras de Marcas. T4F is a pioneer in Brazil in the production of original Broadway Musicals and has also done the most important titles on this market. Nowadays, it’s currently producing the most popular musical of all times in Broadway, “The Lion King.”

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