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2012 Taste of Chicago Music Lineup

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The 2012 Taste of Chicago musical lineup is set!

Taste of Chicago is a free admission festival but tickets for the seating area at the Petrillo Music Shell can be purchased for $25 per ticket for all shows. Lawn seating, which accommodates more than 30,000 people, is still free. Performances at the Bud Light Stage are free.

For a closer look at opening acts and headliners, read below the schedule.

Petrillo Music Shell

Bud Light Stage

Wednesday, July 11
Presented by the City of Chicago
Jennifer Hudson
Luke James
5:30 p.m.
$25

Thursday, July 12
Presented by 93XRT
Death Cab for Cutie
Calexico
5:30 p.m.
$25

Friday, July 13
Presented by the City of Chicago
Michael Franti & Spearhead
Fitz & the Tantrums
5:30 p.m.
$25

Saturday, July 14
Early Show
Presented by Radio Disney
Roshon Fagen
Shealeigh
Free Admission

Presented by V-103
Chaka Khan
Raphael Saadiq
5:30 p.m.
$25

Sunday, July 15

Presented by Bud Light
Dierks Bentley
Lindi Ortega
3:30 p.m.
$25

Wednesday, July 11, 2012
"Anything Goes" Day

Noon - 1:00 pm - School of Rock (Class Rock Staples)
1:20 - 2:20 pm - Wes Kirkpatrick (Singer/Songwriter)
2:40 - 3:40 pm - Billy Croft & The 5-Alarm (Country) "Joe's Bar 's Pick!"
4:00 - 5:00 pm - The Deep Dark Woods (Folk/Roots)
5:20 - 6:20 pm - New Face of Soul (Soul/Funk)
6:40 - 8:00 pm - The Kickback (Indie Rock) "Schuba's Pick!"

Thursday, July 12, 2012
"Wear Your Dancing Shoes" Day

Noon - 1:00 pm - Keith Jackson & Triple Dose Band (R&B/Funk)
1:20 - 2:20 pm - Shuteye (Electronic/Dance)
2:40 - 3:40 pm - Dozens (Pop/Electronic)
4:00 - 5:00 pm - Kids These Days (Blues/Hip Hop)
5:20 - 6:20 pm - Troy D (R&B/pop)
6:40 - 8:00 pm - Mucca Pazza (Circus/Punk/Marching Band) "Bottom Lounge's Pick!"

Friday, July 13, 2012
"Rock 'til You Drop" Day

Noon - 1:00 pm - Jaded (Punk/Pop)
1:20 - 2:20 pm - Overman (Rock)
2:40 - 3:40 pm - The Black Tape (Rock)
4:00 - 5:00 pm - Milano (Rock)
5:20 - 6:20 pm - Fort Frances (Alternative)
6:40 - 8:00 pm - My My My (Pop)

Saturday, July 14, 2012
Tribute Day

Noon - 1:00 pm - Tribute to Woody Guthrie on his 100th Birthday, with the Old Town School of Folk Music
1:20 - 2:20 pm - Graná Louise sings Koko Taylor
2:40 - 3:40 pm - Spider Saloff / Tribute to Ella Fitzgerald
4:00 - 5:00 pm - Glory Days / Tribute to Bruce Springsteen
5:20 - 6:20 pm -Waco Brothers sing Johnny Cash
6:40 - 8:00 pm - Robbie Fulks sings Lynyrd Skynyrd "Beat Kitchen's Pick!"

Sunday, July 15, 2012
Variety Day

Noon - 1 pm - Las Guitarras de España (Latin)
1:20 - 2:20 pm - Birds of Chicago (Americana)
2:40 - 3:40 pm - Zamin (Indian/World/Pop)
4:00 - 5:00 pm - Furious Frank (Gypsy Rock/Fractured Folk)
5:20 - 6:20 pm - The 92s (RedEye Rock 'n' Vote Winner)
6:40 - 8 pm - The Hillbenders (Bluegrass)

 (Schedule is subject to change)

 

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