You know what doesn’t matter at all? Which Riot Fest you go to, because they’re all friggin’ stacked.
Riot Fest Chicago takes place September 11th – 13th and features a bill topped by No Doubt, System of a Down, Modest Mouse, Faith No More, Iggy Pop, The Prodigy, and Snoop Dogg. Below that there’s Motörhead, Rancid, Tenacious D, Ice Cube & Special Guests, Billy Idol, Coheed and Cambria, Drive Like Jehu, and two different Marleys in Damian “Jr. Gong” and Stephen “Ragga”.
Going down August 28th – 30th at National West Complex, Riot Fest Denver also boasts System of a Down, Modest Mouse, The Prodigy, Snoop, Iggy, the D, Ice Cube, and Motörhead, plus acts like Pixies, Run DMC, Explosions in the Sky, Alkaline Trio, Thrice, Death Grips, Eagles of Death Metal, The Mighty Mighty Bosstones, and GZA.
Finally, September 19th – 20th’s Riot Fest Toronto at Downsview Park features Weezer performing both Pinkerton and The Blue Album in full, Alexisonfire, The Prodigy, Wu-Tang Clan, Motörhead, Tyler the Creator, Coheed and Cambria, Drive Like Jehu, Frank Turner & The Sleeping Souls, Against Me!, GWAR, The Joy Formidable, FIDLAR, and more.
Did we mention that anywhere you see Snoop he’ll be performing Doggystyle in full, Ice Cube & Guests will be doing Straight Outta Compton, Rancid will play …And Out Come The Wolves, and The Dwarves will perform Blood Guts and P*ssy? We didn’t? Must’ve gotten distracted by all the awesome.
The only thing that would make any of these fests even more incredible is if you didn’t have to pay for VIP passes. Well, wouldn’t you know it, we can hook you up with that. We’re giving away two (2) pairs of VIP passes to the Riot Fest of your choice! That means we’re looking for two winners, and they can choose whichever Riot Fest they want. All you’ve gotta do is the usual: Fill out the entry form below, and complete simple tasks to earn extra entries. Get to it!
Winners must provide their own transportation and accommodations. Entry automatically enrolls you in the Consequence of Sound newsletter.
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