Days 1, 2, 3, and 4 of the Wakarusa Music & Camping Festival 2008 have come and gone, but the memories will last forever. Well, unless you were as ripped as we were-in which case this collection of photos, audio recordings, and video will be clutch. A surrogate for memories, if you will.

Photo galleries by Ailecia Ruscin...

° Friday day (Part 1 of 4)
° Friday day (Part 2 of 4)
° Friday day (Part 3 of 4)
° Friday day (Part 4 of 4)
° Friday night (Part 1 of 4 - Caution: contains some nudity)
° Friday night (Part 2 of 4)
° Friday night (Part 3 of 4 - Caution: contains some nudity)
° Friday night (Part 4 of 4 - Caution: contains some nudity)

° Saturday day
° Saturday night (Part 1 of 2)
° Saturday night (Part 2 of 2)

° Sunday

Video by Phil Cauthon...

Interview with Kori Gardner and Jason Hammel of Mates of State. The band formerly from Lawrence discusses the lack of love they felt while here, why they still love Lawrence, and their thoughts on moving back. Recorded after their show at the festival. Watch video

Videos by Chris Tackett...


Everyone Orchestra

Everyone Orchestra pt. 2

Flaming Lips: opening song w/ hamster ball

Flaming Lips: Free Radicals

Flaming Lips: gratuitous nudity (Warning: video contains nudity)

More Flaming Lips

Truckstop Honeymoon: Chigggars

Truckstop Honeymoon: Malathion Man

Truckstop Honeymoon: The ordinary things

More Truckstop Honeymoon

Live blogs from the Festival...

° Makes Sense To Me: Post Waka blog
° Makes Sense To Me: Flaming Lips, Bad Camera Policy, Thieving Wookie and More!
° Makes Sense To Me: Wakarusa, Friday post-storm post
° Makes Sense To Me: Clean hippie reporting from Wak Fest, Thursday
° Ten Million Pounds of Sludge: School of Wak (Soggy Edition)

Wakassentials, our pre-festival "coverage"

° Events schedule: Best Bets Guide, comprehensive schedule, printable edition, and iPhone-friendly edition.
° Podcast: Interview with Paw, reunited a decade after their grunge glory faded.
° Advice: Wakascopes.
° Just for fun: LOL Hippies.
° Festival legal advice.
° Lawrence Journal-World: Wakarusa special section.

And PLEASE! Post links to your photos, video, blogs, etc. below...


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