Some 35,000 people are expected to convene at Merriweather Post Pavilion in Columbia today to watch performances by the Black Keys, Cee-Lo Green, and an eccentric millionaire. No, not Sir Richard Branson, Virgin's founder - Deadmau5, the Canadian DJ with the cult following.
The performers are among the 20 acts that will be performing today at the Virgin Mobile FreeFest, the free outdoors music festival that is now celebrating its sixth year.
The music festival, Maryland's largest, sets itself apart by giving away its tickets, usually through an online giveaway. This year, the free tickets were given away via Facebook in July, and were claimed by fans in under