Taste of Chicago 2014 music lineup includes AWOLNATION and more

Mon. April 21, 2014 10:57 AM by GoPride.com News Staff


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Chicago, IL - Electronic rock band AWOLNATION will headline the Petrillo Music Shell on Wednesday, July 9 to kick off the 34th annual Taste of Chicago.

The complete concert lineup was released by Mayor Rahm Emanuel's office Monday. 

On July 9, The alternative rock band Saints of Valory from Austin, Texas is set to open for AWOLNATION.

On July 10, award-winning songwriter, performer and producer Janelle Monae will play, and Gary Clark Jr. will open for her.

Twelve-time Grammy-winners Emmylou Harris and Nickel Creek will play the Petrillo stage July 11 along with folk/gospel performer Parker Millsap.

On July 12, Wilco's Jeff Tweedy will headline. The Chicago-native is known as the founder and leader of Wilco, but often tours as a solo artist.

Aloe Blacc will bring his DJ Avicii-remixed hit "Wake Me Up" Sunday, July 13. The day will also include reggae act the Wailers. 

The 2014 Taste of Chicago will take place in Grant Park July 9-13.