Backstage, singer and guitarist Scottie Blinn says, "we came here to get out of the heat, and now it's damn hot! " And Blinn must really know. Black Market III of San Diego takes the stage with their bone-dry, wonderfully crunchy Blues and Rock. The trio playing the stage directly in front of the Topos Club had one of the best performances of the open airs.
Simultaneously Riddimculcha was on stage around the corner playing Reggae and Dancehall, and the stuffed under a scarf Jamaica Rasta hairstyle from singer Ben Robby completed the sun party.