Pitchfork Kicks Off Friday

Friday, Jul 16, 2010  |  Updated 9:00 PM CDT
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Inside Pitchfork 2009

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Why are these Flaming Lips fans so happy? Maybe because they can help choose the band's set list at Pitchfork.

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Three days of sun... food... music... and a few thousand fans.   It must be time for Pitchfork.

This year's festival in Union Park on Chicago's West Side includes a comedy stage.

Get everything you need to know at PitchforkMusicFestival.com

Performing Friday:

3:30 Sharon Van Etten
4:00 The Tallest Man on Earth
4:35 El-P
5:30 Liars
5:45 Hannibal Buress
6:25 Robyn
6:30 Wyatt Cenac
7:15 Michael Showalter
7:20 Broken Social Scene
8:00 Eugene Mirman
8:30 Modest Mouse

Also: Food Showdown:  Lolla vs. Pitchfork

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