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Treasure Island Music Fest: Sunday Funday Photos

Sunday's weather was just as glorious as Saturday's at Treasure Island. The music changed, but there was no shortage of people out enjoying every bit of it. If the music didn't keep you busy, there was plently of beer, wine, food of all sorts and a DIY tent where you could make arts and crafts. See if you can find yourself in one of our photos!

Treasure Island Music Festival: The Music, Photos and Review

For all the murmurings about an underwhelming 2012 lineup, there were few moments of meh over the weekend at the latest installment of Treasure Island Music Festival. This year may have lacked the weightier punch of past headlining acts such as LCD Soundsystem, Death Cab for Cutie, Justice or the Flaming Lips, but remember that bands have a way of appearing larger in the rearview mirror. When history judges the 2012 T.I. lineup, we’ll shake our heads and say Damn, we had it so good.

The Good

Toro y Moi, Saturday, Tunnel Stage

Ty Segall’s Badass Barefoot Drummer Emily Rose on Treasure Island Music Festival, Touring and more

Emily Rose and Mikal Cronin

Emily Rose Epstein, badass barefoot drummer for SF's own Ty Segall, is back from the road and in typical rock-slave fashion, she’s sandwiched some stage time at home for Treasure Island Music Festival this weekend in between European tours. Here’s what she had to say:

Sunday's Seven Best Bets at Treasure Island Music Festival

The War on Drugs

As Treasure Island Music Fest rages on into Sunday, you'll need a game plan to separate the think-I-wanna-see-them shows from the I-have-to-see-them-or-I'm-going-to-die shows. Here are the acts we'll be staking out the front rows at.

Saturday's Five Best Bets at Treasure Island Music Festival

A Saturday on Treasure Island has no comparison. There’s the Golden Gate. There’s the city skyline. Purple mountain’s majesty to your rear. The freshest, most relevant dance music soundtracking your day and night. There’s another day of buzzworthy music to follow. Heaven can’t be far off.

There’s really no need to question any of the acts in this superbly curated festival, but we’re happy to explain why the names on the top of the bill are where they are. Here’s the deal:

Win VIP Tickets to Treasure Island Music Festival!

Treasure Island Music Fest

Most definitely one of the coolest music festivals in the country, Treasure Island Music Fest is going down the weekend after next–October 13th and 14th, to be exact. As if their amazing lineup–which serves up the best of indie and electronic music on airwaves today–wasn't enough, you get to gaze upon a breathtaking view of San Francisco's iconic skyline, and take as many romantic rides on their festival ferris wheel as you want. And what better way to do it than from the comfort of VIP accomodations?

Treasure Island Music Festival, Day 2: Photos & Reviews

Thanks to Treasure Island Music Fest 2011, we're struggling through this beautiful Monday. Here are some impressions of the first day's indie rock-tastic lineup.

Treasure Island Music Festival, Day 1: Photos & Reviews

Thanks to Treasure Island Music Fest 2011, we're struggling through this beautiful Monday. Here are some impressions of the first day's electro-leaning lineup.

Treasure Island Music Festival VIP Ticket Giveaway!

Arguably one of the coolest music festivals in the country, Treasure Island Music Fest is going down in just a few weeks–October 15th and 16th, to be exact. As if their amazing lineup–which serves up the best of indie and electronic music on airwaves today–wasn't enough, you get to gaze upon a breathtaking view of San Francisco's iconic skyline. And what better way to do it than from the comfort of VIP accomodations? Yep, we've got two pairs of VIP tickets to giveaway. They're good for both days of the festival, which means you can have your Cut Copy and your Beach House, both in one weekend.

Treasure Island Music Festival: Sunday's Top 5

Treasure Island Festival makes leaps and bounds from grimy, sweaty, electro on Saturday to more of the relaxed, indie variety on Sunday. The vibe of the fest will do a 180, but the talent level will stay exactly the same.

Sunday’s Top 5

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