Monday, August 3, 2009

Mudstock 2009

First, let me set the scene...

This to our left:

This directly behind us:

This directly beneath us:

And this directly in front of us. And I do mean directly:

Our tickets included entry into all of the limited access areas all day -- air conditioned tents, catered meals, all the water we needed, and the pit. We were in the front row of the pit for Elbow, Echo and the Bunnymen and Coldplay. It was absolutely unbelievable, we could see every bead of sweat coming from Chris Martin, and boy can that man move. They played so many great tunes, including a beautiful MJ tribute of Billie Jean. Here's some more shots:

Will handed the guard in front of us his drumstick, and he gave it to this little guy standing right next to us, it was incredible:

I loved every single second of it. And then we went back to the hotel and soaked all the crazy mud out from between our toes!