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Governors Ball: Day 2 (Axl was early!) recap

Caleb Followill, right, and Nathan Followill from the

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Here's when it became clear that the second day of Governors Ball, the three-day music festival held on Randall's Island, stood in marked contrast to the first: Guns N’ Roses went on 10 minutes early.

That occurrence -- the musical equivalent to a minor act of God -- was the capstone of a day that fought harder and accomplished more than its predecessor, a day whose acts were characterized...

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Intro 6.3.13: Videos from Kanye West, Paul McCartney, The National and more

Kanye West made waves with his album "Yeezus."

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Kanye West may reveal more of his mysterious “Yeezus” album when he headlines Governor’s Ball at Randall’s Island Sunday.

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