Did you happen to miss Outside Lands this weekend due to poverty or your crippling agoraphobia? Well, worry not! Thanks to the advent of camera phones and YouTube, gone are the days when one actually had to be somewhere to experience something magical. The three day festival brought dozens of musical acts to Golden Gate Park. Here are some of the highlights:

The legendary Paul McCartney performs “Hey, Jude” and everyone cries:

Nine Inch Nails resuscitates the dramatic ’90s version of yourself:

The Red Hot Chili Peppers prove that age ain’t nothing but a number:

Phoenix performs “1901” a.k.a. that song from that commercial:

The Yeah Yeah Yeahs deliver an ode to all you lovers out there:

Find more videos of Paul McCartney and other Outside Lands performers!


Emmanuel Hapsis

Emmanuel Hapsis studied creative writing at University of Maryland, College Park and went on to receive his MFA in the field from California College of the Arts. After a few years of odd jobs, he landed at KQED, where he worked his way up from an intern to being the lead producer of a literature podcast and then the creator and editor of KQED Pop. In his free time, he teaches yoga and sings his heart out at karaoke.

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