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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Trippiest Set: Cuco
Griffin Lotz for Rolling Stone16/20

Trippiest Set: Cuco

Cuco – the moniker for the California-based stoner pop artist Omar Banos – set Gov Ball ablaze on early Saturday afternoon. With neon, kaleidoscopic graphics and R&B psychedelia, the California up-and-comer in his majority-adolescent crowd. The Chicano teen dream was backed by a fabulous six-piece band who showcased their range of chillwave-infused sounds, indulging ineverything from unhurried Spanglish rap in "Summertime Hightime," and kicking off a psychedelic time warp in "Sunnyside" – completely subverting genre and appealing to the more omnivorous Spotify generation of fans. S.B.

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