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Reunited My Chemical Romance To Headline Riot Fest

Three-day passes to the September festival are on sale now.

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CHICAGO — Riot Fest will return this September with My Chemical Romance headlining.

The emo-punk band was the first of Riot Fest’s lineup to be revealed. Known for hits like “Welcome to the Black Parade,” My Chemical Romance was popular in the early 2000s before breaking up in 2013. Its members announced they would reunite in October.

Riot Fest was founded in 2005 and features a variety of musical acts.

This year’s fest will run Sept. 11-13 at Douglas Park. Three-day passes are on sale online for $139.98.