The Outside Lands Music and Arts Festival is a music festival held annually in San Francisco, California at Golden Gate Park. The first edition occurred from August 22 to 24, 2008, and included over 60 musical acts from around the world, as well as several art installations. The festival grounds included the Polo Fields (home to the Lands End Stage), Speedway Meadow (Twin Peaks and Panhandle stages), and Lindley Meadow (Sutro and Presidio stages). Bringing in 40,000 to 60,000 attendees a day. The festival was also geared to the new green movement and included numerous initiatives to make the festival eco-friendly.
San Francisco’s Outside Lands Music Festival will stream a number of the weekend’s sets on Ustream, including Nine Inch Nails, Red Hot Chili Peppers, Vampire Weekend, The National, Phoenix, Jurassic 5, Hall and Oates, Grizzly Bear, The Tallest Man on Earth, Band of Horses, Gary Clark Jr., Dawes, Jessie Ware, Youth Lagoon, Kurt Vile & the Violators, Wild Belle, Smith Westerns, and Camper Van Beethoven, Nile Rodgers & Chic among many others. The festival is produced by Another Planet Entertainment, Superfly Presents and Springboard Productions.
Executive Producer: Hank Neuberger