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

Brian May and Alice Cooper

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Brian May and Alice Cooper

Brian May and Alice Cooper perform during The Sunflower Jam at Royal Albert Hall in London on September 16th, 2012.

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Incubus

Brandon Boyd of Incubus performs at Chula Vista's Cricket Wireless Amphitheatre in Chula Vista, California on September 10th, 2012.

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Action Bronson

Action Bronson performs at the Music Hall of Williamsburg in Brooklyn, New York on August 23rd, 2012.

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Matchbox Twenty

Rob Thomas and Kyle Cook of Matchbox Twenty perform in the Alice Acoustic Lounge at Harlot in San Francisco on August 20th, 2012.

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Phish

Trey Anastasio and Mike Gordon of Phish perform at the Long Beach Arena in Long Beach, California on August 15th, 2012.

Florence And The Machine

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Florence And The Machine

Florence And The Machine performs on stage during Way Out West in Gothenburg, Sweden on August 9th, 2012.

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Old Crow Medicine Show

Members of The Lumineers, Milk Carton Kids and Old Crow Medicine Show perform together during the encore of their concert at the Central Park Summerstage in New York on August 6th, 2012.

Bootsy Collins

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Bootsy Collins

Bootsy Collins performs on day one of the 2012 HARD Summer Music Festival at Los Angeles State Historic Park on August 3rd, 2012.

Miike Snow

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Miike Snow

Miike Snow perform on day one of the 2012 HARD Summer Music Festival at Los Angeles State Historic Park on August 3rd, 2012.

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Gwen Stefani

Gwen Stefani of No Doubt performs on ABC's 'Good Morning America' at Rumsey Playfield, Central Park  in New York City on July 27th, 2012

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Wilco

Jeff Tweedy and Nels Cline of Wilco perform at the Prospect Park Bandshell in Brooklyn, New York on July 23rd, 2012

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Grouplove

Christian Zucconi and Hannah Hooper of Grouplove perform during a special SiriusXM concert at the Studio at Webster Hall in New York on July 23rd, 2012.

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Jennifer Lopez

Jennifer Lopez performs during her co-headlining tour with Enrique Iglesias at Bell Centre in Montreal, Canada on July 14th, 2012.

Garbage

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Garbage

Shirley Manson of Garbage performs at Rock In Roma at Ippodromo Delle Capanelle in Rome on July 12th, 2012.

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Queen & Adam Lambert

Brian May of Queen and Adam Lambert perform as Queen & Adam Lambert at HMV Hammersmith Apollo in London on July 11th, 2012.