Outside Lands 2015

Outside Lands 2015: A Weird Slice of San Francisco Wrapped in a 3 Day Music Festival

08/12/2015

This week I woke up sore and happy. After the pain of three days of music, friends, and even a little sun from time to time, I sat down to the monumental task of writing about Outside Lands. Like my thoughts on most things San Francisco, there is a lot more gray area than concrete opinions. Read More

Photos: Outside Lands 2015 Day Three Feat. Elton John, Benjamin Booker, Caribou + Many More

08/10/2015

Although our feet and brains were exhausted from three jam packed days of music, we were sad to see this years Outside Lands Music Festival come to an end Sunday. Elton Johns two hour set of crowd favorites was a great way to end the festival. While we all wait for next year’s festival check Read More

Outside Lands Night Show: Win Butler, aka DJ Windows 98 at Rickshaw Stop

08/09/2015

Thursday night, at the Rickshaw Stop, a figure appeared on stage whose identity was concealed by a suit of mirrors. The light shined off of this character, making him a human disco ball. As the crowd gathered to the front, assuming that it was Win Butler, aka DJ Windows 98, whom they were watching, Butler Read More

Photos: Outside Lands 2015 Day Two Feat. Kendrick Lamar, Tame Impala, Billy Idol + Many More

08/09/2015

I hope you remembered to put on sunscreen Saturday because against all odds it was actually pretty hot. Taking advantage of the perfect August weather were some of today’s biggest acts across multiple genres. The highlight for us was King Kendrick and our photographer Pedro Paredes-Haz got up close and took some great pictures of Read More

Photos: Outside Lands 2015 Day One Feat D’Angelo, St Vincent, Wilco + Many More

08/08/2015

Friday was a perfect start to Outside Lands 2015. Perfect weather and a great mix of new artists and old favorites. Our photographer Pedro Paredes-Haz was there to capture all our favorite acts of the day including: Natalie Prass Lake Street Dive Leon Bridges First Aid Kit St Vincent Wilco Chet Faker D’Angelo and The Read More

Song of the Day: Outside Land Artists The Revivalists “Keep Going”

07/17/2015

Today The Revivalists are pulling back the curtains on their new album Men Amongst Mountains. New Orleans is famous for its music and producing acts with HUGE sound. The Revivalists are no exception, ethereal keys and slide guitar give way to horns that hit you like a wall of sound. Vocalist David Shaw’s soulful, sometimes gravelly voice brings Read More