Getting the stage ready for Willie Nelson

Wednesday, May 20, 2009 | 5:21 p.m. CDT; updated 5:49 p.m. CDT, Wednesday, May 20, 2009
Crews for Willie Nelson and The Blue Note worked throughout the day to put the stage together. The concert area is on North Ninth Street from Broadway to Walnut. Gates will open at 6 p.m. As of noon, tickets were still on sale.

COLUMBIA — Willie Nelson's performance is the first for the 9th Street Summerfest. Up next is Ben Folds on May 27.

A lot of parts go together to make up a stage.
Sound equipment is a crucial part of the setup.
Cables, cables and more cables are necessary for the show to go on.

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