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SF OutsideLands Line Up!



March 24, 2015 — San Francisco, CA — Another Planet Entertainment, Superfly and Starr Hill, in a partnership with the San Francisco Recreation and Park Department, have announced an outstanding lineup for the eighth annual Outside Lands Festival. After four consecutive sold-out years, the world’s only gourmet music festival that Rolling Stone hailed as “one of America’s best,” and the Huffington Post called “a well-rounded cultural event,” will once again take place in San Francisco’s historic Golden Gate Park August 7 – 9, 2015. While the Eager Beaver on sale had the fastest sell-out in the history of the festival, a limited number of 3-Day General Admission and VIP regular tickets go on sale this Thursday, March 26th at 10am PDT via A significant portion of every ticket sold will directly benefit San Francisco’s Recreation and Park Department. The festival has given more than $10 million to the department since its inception.

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Now in its eighth installment, Outside Lands has absolutely solidified its reputation as one of the most well-known and revered festivals in the world. The media across the country has been universally praising the event since its inception in 2008, covering the festival’s evolution from setting the standard in the region to its current position as a renowned national powerhouse that all artists consider one of the most important performances in any given year.

As with all the great Outside Lands lineups of the past seven years, the 2015 edition is brilliantly diverse by design. From legends like Elton John and D’Angelo, to current massive hit makers such as Mumford & Sons, The Black Keys, Sam Smith and Kendrick Lamar, to indie darlings Wilco, Tame Impala and St. Vincent, to newcomers on the rise like Lake Street Dive, Mac DeMarco, George Ezra, Glass Animals, James Bay, Sky Ferreria, Leon Bridges, Shakey Graves, Benjamin Booker and Natalie Prass, to electronic luminaries Axwell & Ingrosso, Porter Robinson, Hot Chip, Caribou, ODESZA, RL Grime, DJ Mustard, Green Velvet & Claude VonStroke: Get Real, Django Django and Dan Deacon, to hip hop rising stars G-Eazy and SZA, Outside Lands has developed into a hub of infinite music exploration. As Mother Jones magazine once exclaimed, “Outside Lands is as much about showcasing up-and-coming bands – and their colorful fans, of course – as it is about the stars.”

As the world’s only gourmet rock festival, Outside Lands has been a pioneer in the food-music movement since its 2008 inception. Each year, to the delight of ticket-holders, producers enhance the festival’s stellar culinary offerings. There are now a total of six unique experiences to be discovered, all of which fully celebrate Northern California’s rich food and drink culture. These experiences include A Taste of the Bay Area, Wine Lands, Beer Lands, Choco Lands, Cheese Lands and the 2014 hit addition, GastroMagic, which is a fully programmed stage devoted to fantastical culinary entertainment. The Outside Lands 2015 food and drink lineup will be announced in the coming months.

Outside Lands has become a cherished event that the city of San Francisco has embraced as fans from around the world flock to spend an incomparable weekend in one of America’s greatest parks. Each year, festival organizers ensure that the event highlights the Bay Area and all of the components (from food to wine to beer to art to comedy, theater and music) that make it one of the most desirable places to live and visit. They also like to the say thank you to the city and the local communities surrounding the park by giving back in substantial ways. In its first seven years, Outside Lands has raised over 10 million for the benefit of the San Francisco Recreation and Park Department. Based on a 2011 economic study, it is estimated that the festival generates over $70 million annually to the San Francisco economy.

Its consistently outstanding live music combined with the exceptional majesty of the Golden Gate Park surroundings and the finest food and drink experience found at any festival has elevated Outside Lands’ stature and cemented its reputation as a highly acclaimed global destination for entertainment lovers everywhere.

The confirmed Outside Lands 2015 lineup is below:

Elton John

Mumford & Sons

The Black Keys

Sam Smith

Kendrick Lamar


Axwell & Ingrosso

Tame Impala

D’Angelo and The Vanguard

St. Vincent

Porter Robinson

Ben Harper & The Innocent Criminals

Billy Idol


Hot Chip

Slightly Stoopid


Milky Chance

Chet Faker

The Devil Makes Three

Nate Ruess


First Aid Kit

Toro Y Moi

RL Grime

Lake Street Dive

Mac DeMarco

George Ezra

Lindsey Stirling


Angus & Julia Stone

DJ Mustard

St. Paul and The Broken Bones

Glass Animals

Laura Marling

James Bay

Green Velvet & Claude VonStroke: Get Real

Django Django


Karl Denson’s Tiny Universe

Sky Ferreria

Leon Bridges

Robert DeLong

Unknown Mortal Orchestra



Shakey Graves

Dan Deacon

Benjamin Booker


Langhorne Slim & The Law

Ryn Weaver


Hurray for the Riff Raff




Twin Peaks

The Family Crest

The Revivalists


Strand of Oaks

Speedy Ortiz

Fantastic Negrito


Natalie Prass

Alex Bleeker & The Freaks

The Sam Chase

Devon Baldwin

The Tropics

More artists, restaurants, wineries will be announced in the coming weeks; check for updates and more information.



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About the Author:

Chris Murphy is the President and CEO of Sierra Pacific Warehouse Group and Publisher and Founder of ModestoView Inc. Chris worked globally in the cycling industry returning to Modesto in 1996. He is also the founder of the Modesto Historic Graffiti Cruise Route, Legends of the Cruise Walk of Fame, Modesto Rockin’ Holiday, the Modesto Music History Organization and co-founder of the Modesto Area Music Association. Chris is married to his artist wife Rebecca since 1985 and has two daughters Madison and Abigail, both graduating from Modesto High and UC Berkeley. He is lead singer and guitarist for his band, Third Party that donates their performances to non-profits.