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Yo La Tengo Command The Stage At Pickathon

After a sleepy performance on Friday night, Yo La Tengo held true to their word with a much more energetic show on the Mountain Stage the following evening.

Ezra Furman's Gospel Of Overcoming At Pickathon

Ezra Furman's music deals with depression and a culture that wants to constrain his sexuality and genderfluidity. His set at Pickathon was perfect for a sunny summer festival atmosphere.

Jeff Tweedy's Back Porch Pickathon Jam Session

“I have the best songs,” Jeff Tweedy deadpanned at the beginning of his Pickathon set on Saturday evening.

Wolf Parade Returns To The Stage For Pickathon

Guitarist Dan Boeckner's smile during Wolf Parade's two Pickathon sets said everything there is to say about music's power to elicit joy. It was a smile electrified by the sight of a crowd whose lives had clearly been touched by the songs he had written.

About Scenes From The Woods: Pickathon 2016

Stories and photos from the Pickathon music festival in Happy Valley, Oregon.