Singing softly, carrying big ideas - Page 2

Singer-Songwriter Issue: More folks to look out for at Outside Lands
Regina Spektor


5:15 p.m. Sat/23, Sutro stage, Lindley Meadow


Sometimes Ward's friends let him play on their records (Bright Eyes, Cat Power, Jenny Lewis). Sometimes Ward gets his friends to play on his records (My Morning Jacket's Jim James, Neko Case). Sometimes Ward's gently rollicking guitar flirts with Zooey Deschanel's sweet country honey (She and Him). And sometimes Ward plays a big outdoor festival all by himself. (Mojonnier)

3:40 p.m. Sat/23, Sutro stage, Lindley Meadow

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