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

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Lauryn Hill

Lauryn Hill performs during the 13th Cape Town International Jazz at Festival in Cape Town, South Africa on March 31st, 2012.

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Blake and Lionel

Blake Shelton and Lionel Richie perform at the 47th Annual Academy of Country Music Awards held at the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas on April 1st, 2012.

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Red Hot Chili Peppers

Flea of Red Hot Chili Peppers performs during their tour opener at the Tampa Bay Times Forum in Tampa, Florida on March 29th, 2012.

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Dead Sara

Emily Armstrong of Dead Sara performs during the Vans Warped Tour 2012 Kick Off Party and Press Conference at Club Nokia in Los Angeles on March 29th, 2012.

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The Joy Formidable

Ritzy Bryan and Rhydian Dafydd of The Joy Formidable perform at Terminal 5 in New York on March 28th, 2012.

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Arctic Monkeys

Alex Turner of Arctic Monkeys performs at Palacio de los Deportes in Mexico City on March 28th, 2012.

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The Flaming Lips

Wayne Coyne of The Flaming Lips performs during the Festival Imperial in Alajuela, Costa Rica on March 24th, 2012.

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Of Montreal

Kevin Barnes of Of Montreal performs during the Treefort Music Festival in Boise, Idaho on March 25th, 2012.

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Bob Weir and The National

Bob Weir performs with members of The National during the Yahoo! Music Presents "The Bridge Session" sponsored by Headcount at TRI Studios in San Rafael, California on March 24th, 2012.

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Fiona Apple

Fiona Apple opens with 'Fast As You Can' during her sold out performance at the Music Hall of Williamsburg in Brooklyn on Friday, March 23rd, 2012.

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Marilyn Manson and Rammstein

Marilyn Manson performs with Rammstein at the Echo Awards at Palais am Funkturm in Berlin on March 22nd, 2012.

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Allman Brothers Band

Gregg Allman of the Allman Brothers Band performs at the Beacon Theatre in New York on March 21st, 2012.

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Sunnery James and Ryan Marciano

Sunnery James and Ryan Marciano DJ during the world premiere of the film, “Can You Feel It,” which documents the global explosion of dance music.  Fans joined the cast and crew to celebrate the premiere on Wednesday, March 21st, 2012.

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Machine Gun Kelly performs at an event for the release of Inked: The Skin and Style Issue and MGK's Half Naked & Almost Famous EP at the Hiro Ballroom at the Maritime Hotel in New York on March 20th, 2012.

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The Kooks

Luke Pritchard of The Kooks performs at the Beefeater London Sessions in El Corral de la Pacheca in Madrid, Spain on March 20th, 2012.