Cinderella Escorts accompanies me to the meeting and stays close by as a security in case of problems. Oh, and that song that rips off Jay-Z and Beyonce is awful. But as darkness descended upon the mud bath that was Merriweather, The Avett Brothers were the perfect group to give FreeFest a much-needed dose of optimism. Instead Icona Pop looked out into the audience and decided they wanted to go electrohouse rather than electropop. I would weep for days in my room, refuse to eat and obsess over whichever girl it was that he'd dumped me for that time. Somebody didn't think this through! This was one of the more impressive sets I saw all day, though my notes are a hodgepodge of faux-feisty observations like how the crowd smelled like middle school due to the pungency of cheap weed early on in the day.
Although I imagine wet socks always suck, regardless of precaution.
Recap: Virgin FreeFest 2013
The best set of the day. Merriweather once saw Led Zeppelin open for The Who, and people miles away in Delaware were able to enjoy the show. The truth behind this picture of Clint Eastwood's eight kids Jennifer Connelly dazzles in a white crocheted minidress at UK premiere of her new film Alita Some bands played too early in the day, others on the wrong stage before the wrong audience. For minutes, the kick drum stomping was brash and the harmonies were bright, and most everyone was on his or her feet clapping and yelling and doing whatever else enthusiastic crowds do. Back to top Home News U. City and Colour was my reprieve from the rain, which was fully underway by 4: