Porno For Pyros To Replace Jane’s Addiction At 2022 Lollapalooza Festival

Porno For Pyros will be replacing Jane’s Addiction at this year’s Lollapalooza festival. The band will be taking the stage during the fourth day of the event, which is set to take place at Grant Park in Chicago, IL on July 28-31. This news comes after Porno For Pyros previously replaced Jane’s Addiction at Welcome To Rockville due to guitarist Dave Navarro’s struggles with long COVID.

Porno For Pyros Announce Los Angeles, CA And Chicago, IL Shows

Porno For Pyros have booked two headlining shows for next month. Here’s the dates:

07/07 Los Angeles, CA – The Belasco (feat. Starcrawler, Frankie & The Witch Fingers, and Kind Heaven Orchestra)
07/30 Chicago, IL – Metro (feat. Crawlers)

Watch Porno For Pyros Perform At Welcome To Rockville

Yesterday (May 22), Porno For Pyros took the stage at the Welcome To Rockville festival in Daytona Beach, FL for their first full live set since 1998. You can see some fan-filmed footage from the performance below:

Jane’s Addiction Drop Off 2022 Welcome To Rockville Festival, Porno For Pyros Added

Jane’s Addiction have dropped off of this year’s Welcome To Rockville festival due to Dave Navarro suffering from a “long bout with COVID.” Porno For Pyros will be taking their place on the fourth day of the event. As previously reported, the festival will take place at the Daytona International Speedway in Daytona Beach, FL on May 19-22.

Organizers commented:

“While we’re saddened that Jane’s Addiction can no longer join us, we are beyond excited to have Porno For Pyros perform live for the first time in 26 years ON OUR STAGE THIS WEEKEND. 🤯 🤘 Sending healing vibes to you Dave Navarro 🖤”

Perry Farrell added:

“The gang and the government are no different. That makes me 1%. Rockville, although we are blue that Jane’s cannot be with you at this time due to Dave’s long bout with COVID, I am still coming to Daytona, bringing to you for the first time in 26 years Porno For Pyros Featuring myself, Perry Farrrell, Stephen Perkins, Peter DiStefeno and Mike Watt. We’ll play some Jane’s songs for you as well, but for now let’s recall: My boat’s capsized it’s gonna sink to the bottom. I can see the lights on the shore…”

Porno For Pyros Working On New Music

It looks like Porno For Pyros are working on new music. Guitarist Peter DiStefano said the following about that:

“Working on new Porno For Pyros songs with @stephenperkinsdrummer in his front yard to send to @perryfarrellofficial”.