Lollapalooza will reveal its 2012 lineup at Midnight on Tuesday, April 11th. However, over the last week, the festival has hinted at a number of potential acts with a series of ads displayed both online and in Chicago train systems. These ads have contained song lyrics from Jack White, Sigur Rós, Bloc Party, Justice, M83, The Weeknd, Santigold, Die Antwoord, Twin Shadow, The Big Pink, and Kimbra. (Click on each link to see the lyric in question.) Update: New ads are hinting at Dawes and Washed Out.
Based on tour schedules, other plausible acts include The Black Keys, The Shins, Passion Pit, Childish Gambino, Sharon Van Etten, The Walkmen, and tUnE-yArDs. You can stay up to date on all the latest Lollapalooza lineup news and rumors at Festival Outlook.
Lollapalooza runs August 3-5th at Chicago’s Grant Park. 3-Day and VIP passes are currently on sale at the festival’s website.