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Outside Lands festival kicks off with tasty sounds, dishes

The summer fog descended on the west end of Golden Gate Park just as Outside Lands headliner Gorillaz took the stage on the opening day of San Francisco’s annual outdoor music festival Friday. The festival had to postpone the hip-hop group’s set “due to unforeseen travel issues” midway through the day, forcing Swedish electronic band Little Dragon and producer RAC to change their set times (to RAC fans’ delight, they got a double dose as the Grammy-winning artist played on two different stages) to help fill the void. Fans caught sets by former Walkmen singer Hamilton Leithauser, the reunited Bay Area rap outfit Dr. Octagon, Scottish indie group Belle and Sebastian, as well as a risque performance by Swedish singer Tove Lo, who flashed the crowd from the stage during her afternoon set.

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