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Year in Music: Best Photos from 2017’s Biggest Outdoor Concerts, Festivals

Travis Scott stage dives at Bonnaroo, Lady Gaga defies gravity at the Super Bowl: the wildest, most unforgettable moments of the year

Rolling Stone Best Live Music Photos see 2017

Cage the Elephant Governors Ball Sunday , June 4, 2017

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What was your favorite musical moment of 2017? Millions communed with their favorite artists – and fellow fans – in the great outdoors over the course of a year full of major landmark festivals and headliners on tour. From a small island in the middle of New York City to the California desert and all points in between, they were more stage-dives, crowd-surfers and jam sessions than ever before. Check out some of the best, wildest photos from outdoor music moments of the year. 

Rolling Stone Best Live Music Photos see 2017

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Cage the Elephant

Frontman Matt Shultz works the hell out of sequins during the band’s show at Lollapalooza in Chicago’s Grant Park on August 3rd.

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The diaper-clad women of Birdcloud play a 4th of July BBQ at The Catskill Pines  in Mount Tremper, New York.

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