Blink-182, Rise Against And The Raconteurs Are Headlining Riot Fest 2019

By Katrina Nattress

May 29, 2019

Riot Fest celebrates its 15th anniversary this year, and it's pulling out all the stops to commemorate the milestone. Aside from a killer lineup that includes headliners like blink-182, The Raconteurs, Rise Against, Bikini Kill, and Slayer, a handful of bands like The Flaming Lips, Against Me!, Taking Back Sunday, and Dashboard Confessional will be playing albums in full during the festival.

Riot Fest is slated to go down September 13-15 in Chicago's Douglas Park. Three-day passes are on sale now and can be purchased via the festival's official website. Check out the lineup poster and list of artists playing full albums below.


Against Me! – Reinventing Axl Rose + Transgender Dysphoria Blues

Avail – Over The James

Bloc Party – Silent Alarm

Dashboard Confessional – The Places You Have Come To Fear The Most

The Flaming Lips – Yoshimi Battles the Pink Robots

Glassjaw – Worship and Tribute

TheSelecter – Too Much Pressure

Senses Fail – From the Depths of Dreams + Let It Enfold You

Taking Back Sunday – Tell All Your Friends + Louder Now

Ween – The Mollusk


Blink-182, Slayer (final Chicago & Milwaukee show), Bikini Kill, The Raconteurs, Rise Against, The Flaming Lips (performing Yoshimi Battles The Pink Robots), Jawbreaker, Ween (performing The Mollusk), Bloc Party (performing Silent Alarm), Die Antwoord, Patti Smith And Her Band, Taking Back Sunday (performingTell All Your Friends an dLouder Now), Rancid, Violent Femmes, Descendents, Manchester Orchestra, The B-52s, Dashboard Confessional (performingThe Places You Have Come To Fear The Most), The Story So Far, Avail (performing Over The James), The Struts, Against Me! (performing Reinventing Axl Rose and Transgender Dysphoria Blues), PVRIS, Pennywise, The Starting Line, Cock Sparrer, Streetlight Manifesto, Anthrax, Neck Deep, Bob Mould, Hot Snakes, American Football, Guided By Voices, Ride, Lucero, Testament, Andrew W.K., Senses Fail (performing Let It Enfold You and From The Depths Of Dreams), The Get Up Kids, Village People, Less Than Jake, Hot Water Music, Glassjaw (performing Worship & Tribute), GWAR, The Selecter (performing Too Much Pressure), Anti-Flag, Nick Lowe w/ Los Straitjackets, Turnover, The Damned Things, Cursive, Turnstile, Surfer Blood, The Ergs!, Save Ferris, Frank Iero And The Future Violents, White Reaper, Grandson, H2O, I Don’t Know How But They Found Me, Hot Mulligan, The Hu, Teenage Bottlerocket, Prof, Cherry Glazerr, Masked Intruder, Dave Hause & The Mermaid, This Wild Life, The Garden, Drakulas, Dead Swords, Can’t Swim, Caroline Rose, The Beaches, Mat Kerekes, Angel Du$T, Microwave, Pkew Pkew Pkew, Sincere Engineer, Skating Polly, No Parents, Ultra Q, Lando Chill, Cleopatrick, Elder Brother, Thin Lips, Chaos Chaos, Kali Masi, Yours Truly, Ganser, Ramona

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