Remembering the late, great Ric Ocasek, the legendary frontman of The Cars whose production work carved out the best of bands like Suicide, Bad Brains and Weezer.
Our 15th anniversary celebration was one for the books. We put together a little gallery of some of our favorite photos of the bands and performers from Riot Fest 2019.
We put together a gallery of all the beautiful faces in the Riot Fest crowd as a token of our appreciation. From all of us at Riot Fest, thank you.
Day three of Riot Fest was fucking incredible. Thank you for coming out to our 15th anniversary celebration. We love you all.
Our own Syd Johnson has come through for you with this BK-themed coloring book to channel your DIY energy and get you ready for the riot grrrl reunion you've been waiting for.
Day 2 of Riot Fest was pretty fucking killer, and we’ve got the photos to prove it.
Patti Smith is a punk like no other. Don’t miss her set today at the Riot Stage, 6:20–7:20 PM.
Comic artist Meg Spectre drew up a history of the iconic hairdos of the B-52s. Be sure to catch the band’s on Sunday at the Radicals Stage.
You voted, the results are in: Here’s the fan-voted setlist Anthrax will be performing today.
That was a pretty solid first day of Riot Fest, and we’ve got the photos to prove it. Let’s do it again today.
We had Ray Carlisle rank every video Teenage Bottlerocket has done—and his narrative recalls gallons of fake blood, a fair amount of alcohol and one rancid bear costume.
The members of Kali Masi have been going to Riot Fest since 2007. This year, they’re on the lineup.
Here’s a taste of what you can expect at the four (count ’em: 4) merch locations in and outside of the festival.
Limited parking will be available from 10:00AM – 11:00PM on Friday, Saturday and Sunday at these locations.
The dogs over at CACC are super psyched for Riot Fest because it's just around the corner, LITERALLY! The Chicago Animal Care and Control is just down the street from Douglas Park located at 2741 S Western Ave, Chicago, IL 60608. Since Friends of CACC has a booth at Riot Fest this year, the dogs have
L.A. punk purveyors No Parents have a brand new song for your ringing ears. Watch a new music video and catch them this Friday at Riot Fest.
Milo Aukerman talks about the next Descendents record, his “magnum opus” of fart songs, and how his songwriting reflects on a bit more than just girls and greasy food these days.
You didn’t think we would leave the greatest butter sculpture in existence out of our birthday festivities, did you?