music festival

Coachella: music over ethics

April 11, 2018 Opinion

The Weeknd.  Beyoncé.  Eminem.  When these three household names were announced as this year’s headliners for the 2018 Coachella, which is taking place from Friday, April 13 to Sunday, April 22, it seemed nearly every 20-something college student was ready to get their wristband. That is, everyone but me. As an avid music lover and ...

Hardly Strictly Bluegrass draws crowds across generations

October 4, 2015 Life

Diverse crowds, bands and food trucks filled Golden Gate Park with the sounds of good music this weekend for the 15th annual Hardly Strictly Bluegrass Festival. With over 100 artists performing on seven different stages, the festival has grown tremendously since its opening in 2001, when it had only 10 artists performing over the course ...