Download 2008: In Pictures
Everyone from Gang of Four to Yeasayer wowed the crowd at San Francisco's Shoreline Ampitheatre last Saturday night for the first stop of Download 2008, and SPIN.com was backstage snapping some intimate portraits of all the artists.
To whet your appetite for our extended coverage of this past weekend’s (July 19-20) Download 2008, which we will be posting throughout the day, SPIN.com has put together this gallery of exclusive behind-the-scenes images of Datarock, M83, Yeasayer, and several other acts that supported headliners the Jesus and Mary Chain and Gang of Four. So enjoy, and keep checking back in for full reporting from the event.
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