Matchbox Twenty, Journey Top Nostalgic Ravinia Lineup - NBC Chicago

Matchbox Twenty, Journey Top Nostalgic Ravinia Lineup

2013 Ravinia lineup announced Thursday



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    Ravinia's 2013 lineup includes former Hootie & the Blowfish frontman Darius Rucker, Matchbox Twenty and Jewel.

    Some big names with a nostalgic twist hit the Ravinia stage this summer.

    The lineup, announced Thursday, features the Goo Goo Dolls, Jewel and Journey in a star-studded lineup that includes Sting, Sheryl Crow, Gin Blossoms and Paula Cole at the summer music festival in Highland Park.

    Former Hootie & the Blowfish frontman Darius Rucker makes his debut at Ravinia along with lineup first-timers Josh Groban, Melissa Etheridge and David Byrne & St. Vincent.

    Those in need of an alternative-rock or general-'90s fix will enjoy Matchbox Twenty, Smash Mouth and Sugar Ray.

    The 2013 season includes more than 120 events from June 5 to Sept. 15 including a Midwest premiere of The Goat Rodeo Sessions by Yo-Yo Ma and friends, a Benny Goodman tribute celebrating the 75th anniversary of his Ravinia debut and the 78th summer residency of the Chicago Symphony Orchestra.

    For the full lineup with dates and ticket information, click here.