The 36-Hour Report

By - Jun 15th, 2009 11:13 pm
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Your TCD Editorial staff found this dispatch, like a signal from a jam-band-packed corner of outer space, buried at the bottom of the email heap upon arrival at the office this morning. Sounds like quite a time. We’ve also taken the liberty of bringing you highlights from Howie’s Twitter feed, so you can enjoy the madness, even if you’re not the Twittering kind. Enjoy. -Ed.


Bonnaroo 2009
Sat June 13, 12:20pm

Hours in: 36
Bands seen: 8
Muddy feet: 2
Golf cart talks with David Byrne: 1
His love for The Pabst Theater: infinity
German Flight Suits worn: 2

Size of Bonnaroo Festival Farm: 700 acres
Rain storms: 2
Ferris wheel rides: 5
Hours of sleep: 4
People met from the Third Coast: 5000
Bonnaroo Attendance: 80,000
White skin scale for Justin Vernon/Bon Iver: 7 (1 being snowbank on Humboldt, 10 being new movie theater screen)
Miles to Milwaukee: 628.

Bonnaroo, onward and upward.  Peep pics and videos of Santigold, David Byrne w/ Dirty Projectors, Toubab Krewe, Phish, Alberta Cross, random yoga, ferris wheel rides and more!  Coming soon to a near you.


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