Dido came to the U.S. in 1999 for her debut album, No Angel, and skyrocketed in popularity when rapper Eminem sampled her ballad “Thank You” for his hit song “Stan.” Since then she has sold more than 40 million albums worldwide. She is now releasing her fifth studio album Still on My Mind.
Follow the sound of music through Golden Gate Park to discover Outside Lands – a celebration of the Bay Area loves.
Outside Lands combines an eclectic lineup with world class art, food, wine and more. As it evolves with groundbreaking experiences like Grass Lands and mind-expanding talks at D.A.V.E, Outside Lands continues to shine as 100% San Francisco.
Just a few of this year’s artists include Paul Simon, Childish Gambino, Flume, Twenty One Pilots, Lil Wayne, The Lumineers, & more.
Cost: Single Day $155 (more options listed)
Vampire Weekend is an American rock band from New York City, formed in 2006 and currently signed to Columbia Records. The band was formed by lead vocalist and guitarist Ezra Koenig, multi-instrumentalist Rostam Batmanglij, drummer Chris Tomson, and bassist Chris Baio.
At Clusterfest, experience food and drinks while you explore set recreations, original props, games and other activities inspired by some of your favorite shows. The festival is filled with music, comedy, & amazing food and drink.
The festival will take place at Civic Center Plaza and the Bill Graham Civic Auditorium in San Francisco, CA. These two venues will merge to create one mega-venue with indoor and outdoor stages as well as attractions to suit all of your festing needs.
London based recording artist Imogen Heap merges the boundaries of art form and creative entrepreneurship. She's written and produced 4 solo albums, one as Frou Frou (with Guy Sigsworth), and collaborating with Jeff Beck, Mika and Josh Groban amongst others.
“Desert Hearts is a tribute to House, Techno, & Love.
What started as a renegade gathering in the Mojave has blossomed into a movement celebrating love, life, and music. With the annual Desert Hearts Festival holding down the roots of the movement while the DH Crew circles the globe, Desert Hearts Records provides the soundtrack as our family spreads as much love and positive energy as humanly possible. House, Techno, & Love... We Are All Desert Hearts.”-Desert Hearts Soundcloud
Since 2010, Huichica Music Festival has provided a refreshing take on the music festival experience.
Each year Huichica presents a highly curated line up of artists worth knowing about and pairs them with artisan regional wines and local culinary talent. Away from the crowds, there are no bad seats at this family-friendly boutique festival.
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