The ins and outs of the Memorial Day weekend music blowout, where roots and rock join forces in the Pacific Northwest (Quincy, Wash., May 24-27).


Flying to Seattle and driving is probably the easiest way to get there. I have driven from San Francisco twice and it takes forever. -Seth Hubbard, label manager, Polyvinyl


Come a day early. You'll beat the traffic on Silica Road and have plenty of time to track down illegal treats in the camping section. Then you can wake up at a reasonable hour and still easily catch the opening acts. -David Dickenson, founder, Suicide Squeeze



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