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Macy Gray performs at Le Cabaret Sauvage on December 17, 2012 in Paris, France.

Bruce Springsteen, Mick Jagger, The Rolling Stones

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Bruce Springsteen and The Rolling Stones

Bruce Springsteen and Mick Jagger perform at the Prudential Center on December 15, 2012 in Newark, New Jersey. 

john mayer the rolling stones

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The Rolling Stones with John Mayer

John Mayer performs with The Rolling Stones at the Prudential Center in Newark, New Jersey on December 13th, 2012. 

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Deer Tick

John McCauley of Deer Tick performs with Vanessa Carlton and Liz Isenberg at Brooklyn Bowl in New York City on December 12th, 2012.

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Flo Rida

Flo Rida performs at Power 96.1's Jingle Ball 2012 at the Philips Arena in Atlanta on December 12th, 2012. 

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Bon Jovi and Sambora

Jon Bon Jovi and Richie Sambora perform at Madison Square Garden as part of the "12-12-12" concert benefiting victims of Hurricane Sandy on December 12th, 2012.

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Ellie Goulding

Ellie Goulding performs on stage during a date of her Halcyon Days UK 2012 Album Tour at Rock City in Nottingham, England on December 11th, 2012.

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Justin Bieber

Justin Bieber and guitarist Dan Kanter perform during KISS 108's Jingle Ball at the TD Garden in Boston on December 6th, 2012.

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Karmin

Amy Heidemann of Karmin performs during KISS 108's Jingle Ball at the TD Garden in Boston on December 6th, 2012.

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The Flaming Lips

The Flaming Lips perform at the Ray-Ban 75th anniversary party at the Darby in New York on December 5th, 2012.

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The Flaming Lips

The Flaming Lips perform at the Ray-Ban 75th anniversary party at the Darby in New York on December 5th, 2012.

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LL Cool J

LL Cool J performs performs during rehearsals for the Grammy Nominations Concert at the Bridgestone Arena in Nashville, Tennessee on December 4th, 2012.

Sharon Van Etten

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Sharon Van Etten

Sharon Van Etten performs on stage at Shepherds Bush Empire on December 3rd, 2012 in London, England.

gwen stefani; no doubt

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No Doubt

No Doubt's Gwen Stefani performs at Gibson Amphitheatre on November 30th, 2012 in Universal City, California.

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Mick Jagger and Florence Welch

Mick Jagger of The Rolling Stones and Florence Welch perfom at The O2 Arena on November 29th, 2012 in London, England.

Garbage Shirley Manson

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Garbage

Shirley Manson of Garbage performs live during a concert at the Huxleys in Berlin, Germany on November 27th, 2012.

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Mick Jagger and Keith Richards

Mick Jagger and Keith Richards and of The Rolling Stones perform at 02 Arena on November 25th, 2012 in London, England.

Nicki Minaj Nokia Theatre American Music Awards

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Nicki Minaj

Nicki Minaj performs at The 40th American Music Awards held at Nokia Theatre in Los Angeles on November 18th, 2012.

No Doubt Gwen Stefani Paris France Maison De La Mutualite

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No Doubt

No Doubt performs during the HP Music Connected private concert at Maison De La Mutualite in Paris, France on November 6, 2012. 

Ed Droste Grizzly Bear Astra Kulturhaus Berlin Germany

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Grizzly Bear

Ed Droste of Grizzly Bear performs live during a concert at Astra Kulturhaus in Berlin, Germany on October 31, 2012. 

Gaslight Anthem Columbiahalle Berlin Germany

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The Gaslight Anthem

Brian Fallon of The Gaslight Anthem performs live during a concert at the Columbiahalle in Berlin, Germany on November 2, 2012 . 

Keith Richards The Rolling Stones Paris France

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The Rolling Stones

Keith Richards of The Rolling Stones performs at a secret club gig in Paris, France on October 25, 2012. 

Frankie Poullain Justin Hawkins The Darkness Club Nokia Los Angeles California

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The Darkness

Frankie Poullain and Justin Hawkins of The Darkness perform live at Club Nokia in Los Angeles, California on October 24, 2012.

Natasha Khan Bat For Lashes Manchester Cathedral Manchester England

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Bat For Lashes

Natasha Khan of Bat For Lashes performs at Manchester Cathedral in Manchester, England on October 23, 2012. 

Stephen Carpenter Deftones Royal Oak Music Theater Royal Oak Michigan

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The Deftones

Stephen Carpenter of the Deftones performs at Royal Oak Music Theater in Royal Oak, Michigan on October 24, 2012.

Rupert Orton Jim Jones Henri Herbert Jim Jones Revue Electric Ballroom London United Kingdom

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The Jim Jones Revue

Rupert Orton, Jim Jones and Henri Herbert of The Jim Jones Revue perform at Electric Ballroom in London, United Kingdom on October 25, 2012. 

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The xx

Romy Madley Croft and Oliver Sim of The xx perform during Treasure Island Music Festival in San Francisco on October 14th, 2012.

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The Wallflowers

The Wallflowers perform at John Varvatos Bowery presented by SiriusXM in New York on October 2nd, 2012.

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Rise Against With Wayne Kramer and Tom Morello

Wayne Kramer of MC5 and Tom Morello perform with Rise Against in Anaheim, California on September 29th, 2012.

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Bon Iver

Bon Iver performs during FADER and Vitamin Water's #Uncapped event at the Angel Orensanz Foundation in New York on September 24th, 2012.

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Alicia Keys

Alicia Keys performs as part of MTV Crashes… at Manchester Cathedral in Manchester, England on September 24th, 2012.

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Willie Nelson and Neil Young

Willie Nelson and Neil Young perform during Farm Aid 2012 at Hershey Park Stadium in Hershey, Pennsylvania on September 22nd, 2012.

Daryl Hall & John Oates

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Daryl Hall & John Oates

Daryl Hall & John Oates perform at The Joint inside Hard Rock Hotel & Casino in Las Vegas on September 20th, 2012.

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