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10th Anniversary of Outside Lands Music & Arts Festival

One of my most favorite festivals on the summer hands down was Outside Lands Music & Arts Festival… and this year it was they celebrated their 10th anniversary!  Outside Lands is held annually in San Francisco, California, at Golden Gate Park.  The event was filled with more awesome acts, food, beer, wine, art, and comedy… More »

The Ultimate Guide To Finding Your Perfect Summer Music Festival

Let’s state the obvious: There’s an overwhelming amount of music festivals going on this summer. Sure, you’ve heard about the hype of Coachella among others but believe it or not, there is a festival out there with your name on it! If you’re having a difficult time deciding which festival to hit this summer, rest… More »

Festival Friday: The Outside Lands Mixtape

August 9th through the 11th, Outside Lands music festival takes place in San Francisco, and they have a KILLER line up! Check out the little mixtape I made on Spotify, and below I’ll include which…

I Went To Outside Lands & I Didn’t Even Get A T Shirt

I have been away. Maybe you noticed, maybe you haven’t. I missed your faces. I wasn’t around because of reasons and because mostly I was at the Outside Lands Festival. If you don’t know…

YACHT @ Outside Lands 2012

YACHT take over everyone’s Temporary Autonomous Zone and rock out at Outside Lands in San Francisco.

Die Antwoord @ Outside Lands 2012

Die Antwoord played the Twin Peaks stage on Saturday at San Francisco’s Outside Lands Festival.

Bands To Watch For: Outside Lands & Sasquatch Edition

Summer music festival season is here, and the best thing about a festival is discovering new music. At Coachella this year I was exposed to an entire new world of music that I feel in love with. While looking at the line up for Outsides Lands and Sasquatch, I noticed a lot of the acts… More »

The Decemberists at Outside Lands 2011

The Decemberists have some of the most amazing lyrics ever. They also know how to play the hell out of their instruments and really get a crowd going. If you want to check out how talented they are, head on over and listen to their song titled “The Mariner’s Revenge Song.”

Beirut at Outside Lands 2011

I have never seen Beirut live but let me tell you something. If you thought that they were rad in your headphones, they are even better live.

Major Lazer at Outside Lands 2011

I can’t even begin to explain what was happening on stage with this group but JFC they were all that and a pickle in a bag. There was dancing, jumping, climbing on stuff, and their dancer friend was able to put her leg behind her head and I was kind of jealous.

Little Dragon at Outside Lands 2011

Little Dragon is amazing. If you haven’t heard them yet, you probably should becuase, well, you’ll just have to trust me. The end. I hope you have enjoyed the intro to this gallery. Sandwich.

Julieta Venegas at Outside Lands 2011

Julieta Venegas plays the Sutro Stage at this year’s Outside Lands Festival in San Francisco.

Loyd Family Players

When I was on my way to see another band at Outside Lands, this marching band was busy getting all hyphy in the field in front of the Sutro Stage. They pretty much had everyone dancing and super excited and they were pretty much the best thing ever. Praise the Loyd!

The Black Keys: Outside Lands 2011

The Black Keys brought not only their sound but a giant tire and tiki statue to the Polo Fields at this year’s Outside Lands Festival. For only consisting of two members, the blues rock duo from Akron, Ohio managed to drown out the crowd and make their presence felt throughout the fest.

OK GO: Outside Lands 2011

Best known for the jaw dropping videos, OK GO commended the attention of the masses at San Francisco’s Outside Lands Festival. To announce their recent partnership with Google for their latest interactive video, OK GO showed up in suits that were colored like the Google logo.

Sia: Outside Lands 2011

Having released her 2010 album We Are Born and overcoming various health issues which almost caused her retirement from touring, Sia’s brings her indefinable sound to San Francisco’s Outside Lands Festival. Sia was all smiles for the crowd. She even brought along some colorful blankets for the stage set up.

MGMT: Outside Lands 2011

Still on the heels of their 2010 release Congratulations, MGMT played the Polo Field at Outside Lands 2011. This collective of musicians, often heralded as the poster children of neo-psychedelic prog rock, calmed the hacky sack playing masses but couldn’t get those working their hula hoops to stand still.

Outside Lands 2011: The Sunday Playlist

I am assuming that Sunday will be a day of mixed feelings. While there are some awesome acts that shall grace the stages at Outside Lands, it is also the last day. The gourmet…

Daily Music Dose: Little Dragon

As everyone gets ready to enjoy the sounds of Lollapalooza in Chicago this weekend, I am gearing up for Outside Lands in San Francisco’s Golden Gate Park. I am going to go ahead and…

Ellie Goulding: Outside Lands 2011

In support of her Lights/Bright Lights record debut, Ellie Goulding played the Sutro Stage at this years Outside Lands Festival. Part folk, pop, and electric, Ellie and her band mates got the crowd going with songs like “Under the Sheets,” This Love Will Be Your Downfall,” and “Your Biggest Mistake.” Oh yeah, she also brought… More »

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