2009, Hardly Strictly Bluegrass Festival
Speedway Meadow Golden Gate Park, San Francisco
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Justin Stens (drums) and Scott McMicken (lead guitar)
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Justin Stens (drums) and Scott McMicken (lead guitar)


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Red Wine performed on the Porch Stage
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Red Wine performed on the Porch Stage


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The Porch Stage was the smallest of the stages
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The Porch Stage was the smallest of the stages


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A giant lemon was found near Porch Stage
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Sign read in part: "Phil's Fresh Squeezed Lemonade"
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A giant lemon was found near Porch Stage


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Dry Branch Fire Squad
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Dry Branch Fire Squad


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Banjo Stage was the largest stage
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Banjo Stage was the largest stage


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A bird flew in the center of Banjo Stage's seating area
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A bird flew in the center of Banjo Stage's seating area


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All ages attended and enjoyed the concerts
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All ages attended and enjoyed the concerts


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Tim O'Brien
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Tim O'Brien


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A Jack Russell Terrier had a good time that day
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A Jack Russell Terrier had a good time that day


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Banjo stage was the most popular and crowded
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Banjo stage was the most popular and crowded


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So crowded that binoculars were necessary
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So crowded that binoculars were necessary


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The attendance for Hazel Dickens was huge
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The attendance for Hazel Dickens was huge


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Hayes Carll
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Hayes Carll


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A silver man had too loud a voice and spoke continually
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A silver man had too loud a voice and spoke continually


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The usual fine fair foods were for sale
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The usual fine fair foods were for sale


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A first aid tent was ready, but just then unused
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A first aid tent was ready, but just then unused


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Short of cash that day? Not a problem.
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Short of cash that day? Not a problem.


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Sambazon
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Sambazon


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Booker T. and The Drive-By Truckers on Arrow Stage
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Booker T. and The Drive-By Truckers on Arrow Stage


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Guy Clark
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Rooster Stage, Hardly Strictly Bluegrass 2009
Speedway Meadow Golden Gate Park, San Francisco
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Guy Clark


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Food at Rooster Stage was nestled under trees
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Food at Rooster Stage was nestled under trees


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Rooster Stage was a middle sized stage
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Rooster Stage was a middle sized stage


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Wide paths led to the last two stages
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Wide paths led to the last two stages


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The food booths for Star Stage
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The food booths for Star Stage


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Thinner crowds at Star Stage
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Thinner crowds at Star Stage


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Buddy Miller
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With Mr. Robert Plant on vocals
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Buddy Miller


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Buddy Miller
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Buddy Miller


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Tower of Gold was a brand new stage added this year
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Tower of Gold was a brand new stage added this year


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The eastern entrance was located on Kennedy Drive
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The eastern entrance was located on Kennedy Drive


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Toby Leaman (bass)
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Dr. Dog external link external link performed on Tower of Gold Stage
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Toby Leaman (bass)


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Frank McElroy (rhythm guitar)
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Dr. Dog external link external link performed on Tower of Gold Stage
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Frank McElroy (rhythm guitar)


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Folks from all walks of life attended
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Folks from all walks of life attended


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Mid-field speakers allowed distant folk to hear
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Mid-field speakers allowed distant folk to hear


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An amusing shirt for a Dr. Dog performance
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Shirt read: "Hike Faster! I hear banjo music"
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An amusing shirt for a Dr. Dog performance


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The westernmost entrance
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The westernmost entrance


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