thanks jp :)
thanks jp :)
one of our fp girls was on her way to wanderlust yesterday and sent me some great photos… can you feel my jealousy?
the wanderlust festival is this weekend! three days of music and yoga in the gorgeous squaw valley, california …could it get any better than that? here’s a selection of items that i would bring:
1. hill tribe embroidered bag; 2. spacedye mobius headband; 3. monrow vintage sweatpant; 4. heathered sporty bra; 5. bad turtle tee; 6. open up short sleeve crew neck; 7. we the free layered tee hoodie; 8. short sleeve scoop bodysuit; 9. we the free long sleeve bandana print; 10. desert boot.
a few of our fp girls will be there this weekend so hopefully i’ll have some pics for you next week!
one of our fp girls was at camp bisco this past weekend, the annual disco biscuits festival in new york. her fiance does the lights for the band and she sent me some photos and video of what he did this weekend…it’s pretty amazing:
“johnny literally broke all boundaries in the lighting world this weekend! i am still in complete awe of what this all looked like. it was the most unbelievable thing i have ever seen!”
check out a quick clip of the lights in action- i’ve never seen anything like it either:
there was an article about the festival on the cover of the new york times yesterday – check that out here.
members of edward sharpe & the magnetic zeros look on from the side of the stage.
is it a dream
keeping you awake
is it the stillness that makes you shake?
if you need to know for sure
what’s on the ocean’s floor
– dr. dog
i had the opportunity to watch two bands i love – edward sharpe & the magnetic zeros and dr. dog – from the area between the stage and the crowd, and when i was able to keep myself from dancing around all over the place i managed to get some photos :)
yeah, i know that i’m sleeping cause this dream’s too amazing
she got gold doorknobs where her eyes used to be, yeah
one turn and i learned what it really means to see, yeah
– edward sharpe
the xpn festival always has really great little shops set up with handmade goods and local vendors. here are some photos of all the cool stuff that caught my eye…
read more for lots more photos :)
yesterday was a beautiful day – perfect to spend sitting outside on the waterfront listening to some good music at the xpn music festival…
the walkmen and yo la tengo were both fantastic, and i got to sit and chat with diane birch (pictured above) who is a really talented and sweet person, not to mention beautiful! i will have that interview here on the blog shortly but today i’m off to the festival again- dr. dog, edward shapre & the magnetic zeros and robert randolph play today, i can’t wait!
did any of you go to glastonbury? from what i hear muse killed it and thom yorke and jonny greenwood even came out for a surprise set – what i would give to have been there…
one of the largest and most eagerly anticipated music festivals in the world starts tomorrow – glastonbury! located on worthy farm in pilton, glastonbury has been going on since 1970 – the day after jimi Hendrix died, to be exact. it has come a long way since its first year, when attendance was only 1500 and the cost of entry was one pound (which included free milk from the farm). now there are too many artists playing to even list, and tickets are extremely hard to come by – but i can see why. it is definitely on my list of festivals that i must attend at some point in my life.
it reminds me of bonnaroo but on a much bigger scale – a farm that transforms into its own bohemian world of music, dancing, laughter and lights. and maybe some mud…
love that last photo…those girls have the right idea!
some of the many acts playing at this year’s glastonbury: gorillaz, muse, stevie wonder, flaming lips, phoenix, the national, lcd soundsystem, mgmt, grizzly bear, black keys, mumford & sons, the xx, julian casablancas, broken social scene, mos def, george clinton with parliament, toots & the maytals, loudon wainwright III, broken bells, local natives, beach house…and many, many more. sigh.
are you going? who are you excited to see? be our eyes and ears… and feel free to send photos to firstname.lastname@example.org :)
top two images from the glastonbury scrapbook.
“those who danced were thought to be quite insane by those who could not hear the music”
– angela monet
Wow Saturday at Bonnaroo was very VERY hot! I’m surprised I made it through :)
I did manage to snap some girls in cute outfits though.
I quite like the style of Bonnaroo it’s not as high styling as Coachella but hey we’re at a festival right.
I liked how girls wore florals with aztec prints and how they rocked bandeaus with their shorts.
I liked they didn’t care if they got sweaty and passed out on the side of the dirt tacks.
I loved that they danced their hearts out under dirty water fountains and that they swung their hair around like they just don’t care.
The sweet smell of patchouli covered the air.
Bonnaroo I had fun with you