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New EDM Festival Necropolis Coming To Northerly Island For Halloween Weekend

The Oct. 29-30 fest will showcase a range of EDM artists, including Alison Wonderland, Excision, and DJ Diesel, aka Shaq.

Alison Wonderland, one of the headliners at Necropolis Music Festival, performs.
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NORTHERLY ISLAND — Bassheads can rock out in Halloween costumes this month at a new two-day music festival.

Necropolis, the latest addition to Chicago’s lengthy music festival season, will feature a broad range of EDM artists performing Oct. 29-30 at two “massive” tent-covered stages next to Lake Michigan on Northerly Island, according to a news release.

The fest is produced by Auris Presents, which in recent years introduced ARC and Heatwave music festivals to Chicago. Taking place right before Halloween, Necropolis will have a haunted theme.

Tickets are on sale, with two-day general admission passes starting at $129 and single-day passes starting at $79.

The lineup:

  • 1991 b2b Culture Shock
  • Alison Wonderland
  • Adventure Club
  • ARMNHMR
  • Blanke
  • Dimension
  • DJ Diesel
  • Excision
  • Getter
  • Gramatik
  • Fairlane
  • JOYRYDE
  • Kayzo
  • Layz
  • Lucii
  • Peekaboo
  • REAPER
  • SVDDEN DEATH
  • Wreckno

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