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Pitchfork Kicks Off Friday



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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.

    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

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