Rolling Stone Magazine’s ‘Best 15 Things We Saw at Farm Aid 2015″: Micah Nelson, and Insects v Robots

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Best Fish Out of Water:  Micah Nelson

Were it not for this being the third year in a row that Insects vs Robots have descended upon the Farm Aid stage, the self-described “psych-punk-orchestra” may have caused some festival attendees to momentarily scratch their heads during the band’s eclectic set. Sure, there was a little harmonica and fiddle sprinkled in, but the trippy song structures, surrealist lyrics, heavy percussive elements, and jazzy, improvisational guitar lines may have been a bit disarming to some. Led by Willie Nelson’s multi-talented son, Micah, the band won the early crowd over with their experimental spirit and youthful enthusiasm. W.H.

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