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Straight To The Heineken Dome: Five Dance Acts You Can't Miss During Outside Lands

DJ Pierre

Between Grizzly Bear, Nine Inch Nails, Phoenix and . . . Hall & Oates, there’s a lot that can’t be missed Outside Lands 2013. But everyone needs a respite from the massive outdoor crowds (and the frigid San Francisco summer weather), and for that, there’s the Heineken Dome:

Food to Pair with Your Outside Lands Musical Experience

Hall & Oates

Seasoned Outside Lands warriors know that festival life means juggling a million things at once, from winter gear to shield yourself from the bitter cold, to cameras, phones, earplugs, blankets, band-aids for blisters...not to mention finding a way to fit ever-imperative food and drinks into the mix.

Best Bets This Week in Live Bay Area Music, Non-Outside Lands Edition

Glass Candy

YES. Outside Lands is here, reverent party people. But if you’ve got your ticket, we’ll assume you’re plenty aware of how much fun is in store this weekend at Golden Gate Park.

Don't Miss Yeasayer's Outside Lands Night Show, Presented by PayPal


As if Outside Lands wasn't enough of a doozy on its own, their special night shows take the weekend of August 9-11 to the next level. From King Tuff to The Tallest Man on Earth to Vin Sol, they feature some of the hottest acts at this year's festival–including PayPal's very special presentation of psych-pop party-starters Yeasayer.

In Photos: Seven Days of San Francisco Music

This town knows music. On any given night, you can find whatever genre you're jonesing to hear, sing, or dance along with. Here's a taste of what happened in the San Francisco music scene the past seven days...

This Week in Local Music News

Just what does it take to organize Golden Gate Park's epic Outside Lands festival, and who is behind it all? Meet Another Planet Entertainment's Executive Vice President Allen Scott, who is already the event's big acts for 2014. [via The Bay Bridged]

Party Blotter: Music to Keep You Dancing All Night


Summertime in San Francisco, weather-wise, means never-ending phyllo dough layers of fog carpeting the city. Music-wise, it means even more topnotch techno talent gracing us with their presence. No matter if your taste in dance music runs more brain-tingling or more foot-stomping–this edition of the Party Blotter has something for you. See you on the dancefloor!

AS YOU LIKE IT & HONEY SOUNDSYSTEM present RROSE, Friday August 2, Beatbox

The Weeknighter: Presidio Social Club

Presidio Social Club

Weekends are for amateurs. Weeknights are for pros. That's why each week Stuart Schuffman will be exploring a different San Francisco bar, giving you the lowdown on how and where to do your weeknight right.  From the most creative cocktails to the best happy hours, Stuart's taking you along on his weeknight adventures into the heart of the City's nightlife. So, who wants a drink?

There’s a perverted ghost that haunts the Presidio Social Club.

Jams We Love: 7x7's Weekly Playlist

For our column Jams We Love, we're turning you onto the songs that keep us going every day. The buzz about Outside Lands 2013 is growing, and we're getting more and more excited.

Best Bets This Week in Live Bay Area Music

Mac Miller

Deep breaths. This past weekend was extremely emotional for the nostalgically inclined. Postal Service at the Greek. Jay-Z and Justin Timberlake at Candlestick. Weezer at America’s Cup Pavilion.

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