Concert Reviews

The 10 Things We Needed to Survive Levitation Festival Over the Weekend

Levitation Festival With Flaming Lips, Jesus and Mary Chain, 13th Floor Elevators and more Carson Creek Ranch, Austin Friday to Sunday, May 8 to 10, 2015

While Homegrown Festival managed to evade the nasty weather forecast for Dallas over the weekend, thanks in part to the slick idea of taking everything inside to The Bomb Factory, Levitation Festival down in Austin left its attendees to rough it in the great outdoors. The combination music and camping festival, previously known as Psych Fest before being taken over by Transmission Events and rebranded for 2015, wound up lucking out on the weather for the most part, but in more ways than one it felt a bit like a survival of the fittest for music fans. With all the craziness now behind us, here's a look back at how we made it through the weekend in Austin.

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