The series is part of a 5-day event hosted in Chicago by radio station 101WKQX called The Nights We Stole Christmas.
Angels & Airwaves will perform the first night alongside headliner Cage The Elephant and The Federal Empire. Then, The 1975 headlines the following day. On Friday, December 13, iDKHOW and TOP will be performing on the same night.
The shows will take place in the Aragon Ballroom starting December 11, with very limited tickets available. Tickets go on sale on Friday at 10 a.m. here. Also, you can check out the full announcement video and the complete lineup below.
— 101WKQX (@101WKQX) September 9, 2019
The Nights We Stole Christmas Lineup
December 11 — Cage the Elephant, Angels & Airwaves and The Federal Empire
December 12 — The 1975, Bob Moses and Allan Rayman
December 13 — Twenty One Pilots, I DON’T KNOW HOW BUT THEY FOUND ME
December 14 — Mumford & Sons and Local Natives
December 15 — 311, Highly Suspect and the Glorious Sons
This show won’t be the first time I DONT KNOW HOW BUT THEY FOUND ME and twenty one pilots had some sort of a holiday collab. iDKHOW frontman (and one-time Panic! At The Disco player) Dallon Weekes recorded a Christmas song with twenty one pilots’ Tyler Joseph years ago.
Back in 2015, Weekes revealed (also via Twitter) that Joseph lent his voice to that special holiday release called “Sickly Sweet Holidays”. Only, the contribution was left off the final song mix due to certain music business considerations, it would seem.
— Dallon Weekes (@DallonWeekes) October 11, 2015
It’d be a dream if they performed it together at this one-off show, but we won’t get our hopes up.
What do you think of the special holiday series featuring some of our favorite artists? Sound off in the comments down below and let us know!