Random Word of the Day: Nelipot: Someone who walks without shoes.
The lineup for Lollapalooza 2013 was officially made public yesterday, though many acts previously tipped as being a part of the bill will indeed perform in Chicago’s Grant Park August 2-4. As previously reported Mumford & Sons, The Cure, The Killers, Nine Inch Nails and Phoenix will all be towards the top of the bill. Additional acts confirmed to perform include The Postal Service, Vampire Weekend, Queens of the Stone Age, The Lumineers, New Order, Thievery Corporation, Grizzly Bear and Band of Horses, just to name a few. Visit lollapalooza.com for complete details.
1970 – Donovan’s “A Gift From A Flower To A Garden” goes gold.
1971 – Ringo Starr releases his solo hit, “It Don’t Come Easy”. It would become his first top-10 hit.
1997 – Singer Joni Mitchell is reunited with Kilauren Gibb, the daughter she gave up for adoption 32 years earlier.