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The 10 Best Things At Outside Lands 2013

Between music, comedy, food, and artwork, Outside Lands really is one of the more interesting American summer festivals. You checked out our coverage and photos from Friday, Saturday, and Sunday, and now we have The 10 Best Things we experienced at the festival, music-related or otherwise. Check out the countdown here. More »

By: Miles Bowe / August 12, 2013

Watch Bob Weir Join The National At Outside Lands

Last weekend, we learned a few more vague details about the National's forthcoming Grateful Dead tribute album -- it will likely feature members of Bon Iver, Vampire Weekend, the Walkmen, the War on Drugs, and Kurt Vile & the Violators. On a very related note, yesterday at Outside Lands, Bob Weir (of the Grateful… More »

By: Liz Pelly / August 10, 2013

Watch Craig Finn Cover “Scarlet Begonias” With Members Of The Dead

On Friday night, Grateful Dead co-leader Bob Weir hosted a 70th birthday party for his deceased bandmate Jerry Garcia at his TRI Studios. During the show, Weir, along with a few other Grateful Dead members, played a whole bunch of Dead songs with some special guests sitting in. That roster of friends included Cass McCombs,… More »

By: Tom Breihan / August 6, 2012

Watch The Bridge Session, National Members Playing With Bob Weir

On Saturday night, Bob Weir, the Grateful Dead legend, played a show at his own TRI Studios in San Rafael, California. At the show, he was backed by a one-off band called the Bridge Session. As Rolling Stone reports, that group included the National's Aaron Dessner and Bryan and Scott Devondorf, as well a… More »

By: Tom Breihan / March 26, 2012