Shalom Life | July 30, 2014

Lollapalooza Heading to Israel in 2013

The world famous music festival will take place in Tel Aviv next year.

By: Ashley Baylen

Published: August 5th, 2012 in Culture » Music » News

Lollapalooza Heading to Israel in 2013

The famed Lollapalooza festival has announced Lollapalooza Israel for 2013. The event is set to take place in Tel Aviv’s Yarkon Park from August 20-22 in 2013, making it the third international location for the festival, following Chile and Brazil.

Lollapalooza Israel with be the country’s first large-scale international music festival to date.

“Israel is an incredibly sophisticated music market,” says Marc Geiger of WME Entertainment, a partner of Lollapalooza, LLC. “Consumers have a voracious appetite for entertainment, yet there has never been a major music festival. To me, this combination screams Lollapalooza.”

“NMC United and Plug Productions Generator are thrilled to join the international family of Lollapalooza,” states Ilan Elkayam, promoter at Plug Productions Generator. “Hosting the festival in Tel Aviv is both an honor and a privilege for us and we are super excited to bring the global and wonderful experience that Lollapalooza is to the people and the city.”

“Lollapalooza began as music’s premier traveling festival,” says Farrell. “As a musician, I really missed the days when we were on the move. In the last few years we’ve widened our scope, presenting Lolla to the ‘festival generation’ around the world. Next stop- Tel Aviv.”

Shalom, Suriname: A Jewish Culture Guide Shalom, Suriname: A Jewish Culture Guide TrendingAndrew Lloyd Webber is Suing Michael Cohl Andrew Lloyd Webber is Suing Michael Cohl TrendingThe Love Jewce: Why Ron Dermer and other NJB’s are Freaking Sexy The Love Jewce: Why Ron Dermer and other NJB’s are Freaking Sexy Trending
 

Drake Beats Usher For Most R&B/Hip-Hop No. 1’s on Billboard

July 30, 2014 | By Ashley Baylen
Drake Beats Usher For Most R&B/Hip-Hop No. 1’s on Billboard

Drake made Billboard history, beating Usher's previous No. 1's record.

Read More

Daniel Radcliffe Trades in His Magic Wand For Electric Hair Clippers [VIDEO]

July 30, 2014 | By Ashley Baylen
Daniel Radcliffe Trades in His Magic Wand For Electric Hair Clippers [VIDEO]

The 'Horns' star cut a college student's hair on Jimmy Kimmel Tuesday night

Read More

Judd Apatow, J.J. Abrams and Quentin Tarantino Join Forces to Save Film

July 30, 2014 | By Ashley Baylen
Judd Apatow, J.J. Abrams and Quentin Tarantino Join Forces to Save Film

A few of Hollywood's biggest directors have struck a deal with Eastman Kodak.

Read More

Lena Dunham to Do Live Reading, Q&A at JFL42 in Toronto

July 30, 2014 | By Ashley Baylen
Lena Dunham to Do Live Reading, Q&A at JFL42 in Toronto

The 'Girls' creator will also sit down with CBC's Jian Ghomeshi for an interview

Read More

Six Israeli IPOs to Watch in 2014

July 30, 2014 | By Michael Lefkoe, NoCamels
Six Israeli IPOs to Watch in 2014

A look at those Israeli companies that plan to go public on either NYSE or NASDAQ by the end of the year

Read More

Magic Johnson, Other NBA Players Call Off Visit to Israel

July 30, 2014 | By Peter Herriman
Magic Johnson, Other NBA Players Call Off Visit to Israel

Were originally scheduled to play at the opening of Jerusalem's new arena

Read More

Jewish Hall of Fame: David Rosen

July 30, 2014 | By Caitlin Marceau
Jewish Hall of Fame: David Rosen

The American businessman served as CEO of Japanese video game company SEGA from 1965 to 1996

Read More

Ex-Hasidic Jew Has “Divine Intervention” Over Sexy Photos

July 30, 2014 | By Peter Herriman
Ex-Hasidic Jew Has “Divine Intervention” Over Sexy Photos

After Brenda Rosenberg was injured in a car accident, members of her former community called it a "message" from God

Read More

More Headlines