At long last, the semifinals are upon us
Ron Howard to direct film on rapper's Made in America event
Previously ousted contestants return for a shot at redemption
'We've built a trust again,' the singer says during interview
'We were being more in-the-moment,' says Wayne Coyne
Parrot master, illusionist and air guitarist among contestants vying for semifinal spots
'It's really more of a prestigious thing for me,' he says
Contestants that auditioned via the Internet perform; results are largely terrible
'DJ'ing is about motivation, celebration, inspiration,' says DJ Cassidy. 'That's what this election is all about'
Singer says working with T Bone Burnett was 'life-changing'
'It's definitely a different world,' rapper says of working with the Neptunes mastermind
'We want to be a big band, but we don't want to be your best friends'
Florence and the Machine, Gaslight Anthem and Sigur Ros help close Chicago festival
Second day of festival evacuated due to violent weather
'It's all-encompassing,' says Michael Angelakos of living with bipolar disorder