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Notes from FreeFest: Jack White and Skrillex play to two different but enthusiastic scenes

Notes from FreeFest: Jack White and Skrillex play to two different but enthusiastic scenes

When I talked to Alex Rinkus, a 26-year-old from Washington, for the scene story in today's Sun, he made it a point to emphasize why FreeFest was special compared to other American music festivals: "I just respect that they're trying to put on a good concert."

Pretty simple sentiment, but it rang true. FreeFest garners headlines (some from this writer and paper) for its unique price ("Wait, really, no money at all?" wondered a few lucky thousand with quick-enough mouse-clicking skills) but the FreeFest organizers...

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