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Dave Grohl of the Foo Fighters performs at the KROQ Weenie Roast 2011 at the Verizon Wireless Amphitheater in Irvine, California on June 4, 2011.

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Glastonbury: Coldplay

Chris Martin and Jonny Buckland of Coldplay perform during the third day of Glastonbury Festival 2011 at Worthy Farm on June 25, 2011 in Glastonbury, United Kingdom. 

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Glastonbury: Beyonce

Beyonce performs at the Glastonbury Festival on June 26, 2011 at Worthy Farm in Glastonbury, United Kingdom.

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Superball IX: Phish

Phish performs during the third and final day of their own Super Ball IX Festival on July 3, 2011 in Watkins Glen, New York.

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London: Death Cab For Cutie

Nick Harmer, Jason McGerr and Ben Gibbard of Death Cab For Cutie perform at Brixton Academy on July 7, 2011 in London, United Kingdom. 

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Toronto: U2

Bono and The Edge of U2 perform during their 360 Degree Tour at the Rogers Centre in Toronto, Canada on July 11, 2011.

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New Jersey: Sheryl Crow and Kid Rock

Sheryl Crow and Kid Rock perform at PNC Bank Arts Center during Kid Rock's "Born Free" tour in Holmdel, New Jersey on July 12, 2011.

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New Jersey: The Flaming Lips

Wayne Coyne of The Flaming Lips performs at PNC Bank Arts Center in Holmdel, NJ, July 28, 2011 during the first show of a two night shared-stage run with Weezer in New York and New Jersey.

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Lollapalooza: Muse

Matthew Bellamy of Muse performs during Lollapalooza 2011 on August 5, 2011 at Grant Park in Chicago, Illinois. 

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Pennsylvania: Taylor Swift

Taylor Swift performs during her "Speak Now" World Tour at Lincoln Financial Field in Philadelphia,  Pennsylvania on August 6, 2011.

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Maryland: My Morning Jacket

My Morning Jacket performs at Merriweather Post Pavilion in Columbia, Maryland on August 12th, 2011.

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Outside Lands: Deadmau5

Deadmau5 performs at the Outside Lands Music Festival 2011 on August 14, 2011 in San Francisco, California.  

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Outside Lands: Arcade Fire

Regine Chassagne and Win Butler of Arcade Fire perform at Day Three of the Outside Lands Music & Art Festival at Golden Gate Park on August 14, 2011 in San Francisco, California.

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