Lollapalooza Expanding To Include Colombia In 2016 (Week In Review)

On Thursday Lollapalooza Expanding To Include Colombia In 2016 was a top story. Here is the recap: (Radio.com) With the annual Chicago festival only days away, Lollapalooza organizers have announced the festival will expand to include a festival in Colombia in October 2016.

A release was posted explaining how they arrived at the additional location. "We're pleased to announce the latest addition to the growing Lollapalooza family--Lollapalooza Colombia! Joining the successful international editions in Chile, Brazil, Argentina and Berlin, the festival will be held at Parque Simón Bolivar in the culturally rich city of Bogota in the fall of 2016, with dates and lineup to be confirmed at a later date."

'We have had the ambition to bring Lollapalooza to Colombia for some time now, and have found partners who are true professionals and share our passion for the music. Fans in Colombia have a true love of alternative music and we are excited for the rest of the world to find out what we already know about this wonderful country," said Lollapalooza founder, Perry Farrell in a release.

Watch Farrell explain the concept behind Lollapalooza - here.

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