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Young the Giant (YTG) - This alternative rock band is the force behind hits like "My Body" and "Apartment," and they have achieved significant success in the mainstream rock scene in recent years. Young the Giant formed well over a decade ago in Southern California, and they have been an active force in alternative rock ever since. Now, Young...
THE FULL 2016 LINEUP: KILLSWITCH ENGAGE ASKING ALEXANDRIA HATEBREED ATTILA BORN OF OSIRIS BURY YOUR DEAD WALLS OF JERICHO FOR THE FALLEN DREAMS WILSON SOIL THE ALPHA COMPLEX BEYOND THRESHOLD WESTFIELD MASSACRE SEA OF TREACHERY I SET MY FRIENDS ON FIRE PSYCHOSTICK SAINT RIDLEY IT LIES WITHIN WRVTH HEARTSICK HARLOW
With music spanning start times from noon until 10:15 PM daily, there was a genre for everyone to enjoy. Some of the big name headliners included Selena Gomez, blink-182, the legendary Paul McCartney, Def Leppard, Willie Nelson, Rise Against, and many many more. Local favorites like GGOOLLDD were celebrated as hometown heroes, with Milwaukee friends and fans showing support in numbers.
Manson brought a personal touch, sometimes singing directly to fans, noticing the "beautiful faces in the front row", and including stories between songs. The singer touched on correspondences she had with JT LeRoy, male novelist who turned out to be a woman, commenting that girls have long since had to pretend to be boys.