“The numbers are in on the Aug. 4-6 Lollapalooza festival in Chicago’s Grant Park, and they blow last year’s event out of the park. The event grossed nearly $8 million in ticket sales, with total paid attendance of more than 166,000. Last year’s Lolla, its first as a one-off festival, had a total paid attendance 60,000 from a two-day event.” [Billboard]

“I think it’s only going to get bigger and better.” — I think this is a bad idea simply for the fact that bigger certainly does not mean better. It was large enough. Don’t make it bigger. Please.