McDowell Mountain Music Festival

McDowell Mountain Music Festival Delivers a Killer Day 2

McDowell Mountain Music Festival 2015 hit its stride on day two with a stellar lineup that combined a big group of acts that don't really go together at all to make for an eclectic and fun festival Saturday.

I arrived in the middle of Pretty Lights protege Break Science's set, and 3 o'clock in the afternoon is just not the right time for them. They had a pretty big crowd for a midday act, and bless their hearts for dancing the way they did in that late-afternoon heat. But an act like that begs for a light show, and that was really the only thing missing from a tremendous funktronica set.

Real Estate followed on the main stage, and they were placed exactly where they belonged. Their brand of indie popped meshed into the hot spring day well and created a pleasant soundtrack for the few thousand people in attendance. Many attendees were grouped up in the shady areas on lawn chairs and blankets.

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Jeff Moses
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