Governors Ball 2018: 20 Best Things We Saw

Highlights from New York's biggest summer bash, including Pusha T's surprise set and Yeah Yeah Yeahs' heartrending comeback

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Best Rock Revival: Jack White

Holding court on the main stage Friday was Jack White and his noble band, shredding the night away and winning over new young fans in the process. White spanned nearly 20 years' worth of songs, throwing in some Raconteurs and White Stripes cuts between his new songs. Olds and newbs alike rejoiced at the White Stripes' fight song "Seven Nation Army," but it wasn't all nostalgic: There was some righteous rage, too. White redubbed their 2004 single, "Icky Thump" to "Icky Trump," calling out the president mid-lyric. "White Americans," he sang, "Nothing better to do/Why don't you kick yourself out/You're an immigrant too! … That's for you, Trump!" S.E.

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