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Monday, August 8, 2011

Top Seven Most WTF Photos from the All Shook Down Music Fest

Posted By on Mon, Aug 8, 2011 at 1:29 PM

Music festivals are funny places. You think you're just one of the crowd, minding your own business, acting silly among your friends, and all of a sudden, bam! You've been snapped by a photographer. Or you're a performer onstage, making funny faces at the crowd, when one particularly weird moment gets captured for posterity.

Naturally, we love those moments -- and our photographers captured a bunch of them this Saturday at the All Shook Down Music Fest at the Regency Ballroom. Here are seven of the strangest, funniest, and most WTF images we got at our annual music party.

7. The closest we have ever been to Mistah F.A.B.

  • Gil Riego Jr.

Or, how we realized that shaving up your eyebrows can't be good for keeping sweat out of your eyes.

6. We'll just call this the dressing-the-mannequin dance.

  • Gil Riego

Or the undressing-the-mannequin dance? Even that guy in the back with the sunglasses thinks something rather strange is going on.

5. The front of a concert hall is always the happiest place in the world.

  • Gil Riego Jr.

London riots? Stock market crash? National day of reckoning? Not in here.

4. "Tell her what she's won, Bob!"

  • Gil Riego Jr.

Wait, this is a music fest? For a second here, it looked like a TV game show with abnormally attractive contestants.

3. Now, concentrate really hard, people.

  • Gil Riego Jr.

F.A.B. raps so fast, you have to squint to discern the words he's saying. It's every bit as difficult as it looks.

2. Crystal Castles or nuclear apocalypse?

  • Joseph Schell

Well, their sounds would complement each other nicely.

1. Now, that's not a nice thing to do to a photographer

  • Gil Riego Jr.

But it does make you look hot in a bitchy kind of way.


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