Riot Fest 2018

FRIDAY Weezer Weezer had a lot of hype to live up to when they performed at Riot Fest on Friday, as they replaced Blink-182 who cancelled their performance due to health related issues. Kicking things off with bright lights, an illuminated W and starting with “Buddy Holly”–it’s fair to say they lived up to the hype. [...]

Riot Fest 2017 Review

This year, WLUW returned to Riot Fest in Douglas Park for a packed weekend of rioting. We covered some of the highlights from the fest below, but stay tuned for more coverage and photos posted on our social media accounts.  Queens of the Stone Age  Kicking off their set with songs from their latest album, [...]

Riot Fest 2016

Friday Diarrhea Planet Riot Fest goers kicked things off on Friday with Diarrhea Planet; Nashville’s power-punk sextet. With the lead singer joining in on Hawaiian Shirt Friday, the band ripped through many songs in a short half-hour set composed of cuts from all three records, but focusing on songs from their latest: Turn to Gold. [...]