Summer music festivals are some of the most anticipated events of the year. They feature various genres of music performed by well-known music icons and bands. Three of the most popular music festivals are Lollapalooza, Coachella and Bonnaroo. Below are their schedules and lineup of performers.


This year's Lollapalooza will be held in Grant Park, Chicago on Aug. 1-3, 2014, where around 70 bands are expected to perform on stage. Several after-show activities within the city will entertain the audience while Chicago hotels will have late night parties. Among the confirmed lineup of Lollapalooza 2014 included: Eminem, Skrillex, Arctic Monkeys, Pixies, Nine Inch Nails, Outkast, Arcade Fire, Kings of Leon, Calvin Harries, Foster the People, Krewella, Lorde, Nas, The Avett Brothers, Zedd, Broken Bells, Cage the Elephant, Above and Beyond, Chase & Status, Lykke Li, Sebastian Ingrosso, Spoon, Young the Giant, Childish Gambino, Phantogram, Interpol, The Head and the Heart, Chance the Rapper, Flossradamus, Interpol, The Glitch Mob, cut/copy, CHVRCHES, Fitz & The Tantrums, Portugal the Man, Grouplove and a whole lot more.


One of the coolest summer music festivals, Coachella 2014 is coming on the next two weekends, running from April 11-13 and April 18-20, 2014, in Coachella Valley, Indio, California. The lineup of the show consists of Arcade Fire, the reunited OutKast, Replacements, Beck, Disclosure, Skrillex, Chromeo, Neutral Milk Hotel, MGMT, Pharrell, Broken Bells, Queens of the Stone Age, The Knife, Solange, Lana Del Rey, CHVRCHES, Washed Out, Neko Case, Girl Talk, Darkside, Mogwai, Bryan Ferry Lorde, Nas, Neko Case, Haim, The Afghan Whigs, Chance the Rapper, Holy Ghost, Wye Oak, Jagwar Ma, Ty Segall, Blood Orange, Darkside, Superchunk, A$AP Ferg, Waxahatchee, the John Spencer Blues Explosion, Foxygen, Dum Dum Girls, Washed Out, the Jon Spencer Blues Explosion, Holy Ghost!, Classixx, Empire of the Sun, Wye Oak, the Jon Spencer Blues Extension, Duck Sauce, Warpaint, Classixx, Shlohmo, The Dismemberment Plant, Jagwar Ma, Factory Floor, Future Islands, Shlohmo, Motorhead, Future Islands, Flume and many more.


The Bonnaroo 2014 music festival is on June 12-15, 2014 in Manchester, Tennessee, U.S.A. It features several music genres that include hip hop, electronic music, americana, alternative, indie rock, folk, country music, gospel, bluegrass, reggae and a whole lot more. Set on a 700-acre Manchester farm, it will have hippies, "tope" teens and cool kids all merging on the same ground. Heading the lineup for Bonnaroo is Elton John (this will be his first Bonnaroo appearance), Kanye West, Jack White, Lionel Ritchie, The Avett Brothers, Skrillex, Frank Ocean, Vampire Weekends, Kaskade, Nick Cave and the Bad Seeds, Phoenix, Arctic Monkeys, Neutral Milk Hotel, The Flaming Lips, Zedd, Damon Albarn, The Head and the Heart, Janelle Monae, Wiz Khalifa, Broken Bells, Amos Lee, Tedeschi Trucks Band, Cage the Elephant, Grouplove, CHVRCHES, Capital Cities and more.

Make sure to mark these dates on your calendar and check the web for the ticket prices!