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Wednesday, July 31, 2013

Meet the master planner of Bumbershoot’s music

On a whiteboard covered with sticky notes, programming director Chris Porter keeps track of what musical groups have confirmed for the 2013 Bumbershoot. This crib sheet is so secret that Porter keeps it behind a curtain until the final lineup is revealed to the public, this year in May, earlier than any previous year.