Approximately 70,000 people over the course of two oppressively hot August days descended upon Pimlico for this annual two-day music extravaganza. They came to hear bands like Incubus, Beastie Boys, The Police, Yeah Yeah Yeahs, Interpol, and The Smashing Pumpkins. They came to drink beer. They came to be outside. They came to hear bands and drink beer outside. On assignment for Baltimore I was one of those 70,000. This is my story.
Saturday, August 4
1:00 pm – I'm stuck in traffic on Northern Parkway. Ugh.
The next 25 minutes go like this: