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Weekend Picks: Rock the Bells, Hell's Kitchen film fest and more

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Lauryn Hill Photo Credit: Lauryn Hill to perform at Rock the Bells. (Getty Images)

Rock the Bells Festival
Lauryn Hill, Nas and Common are just a few of the big names hitting Governors Island for this day-long hiphop music fest. (Sat., noon, $99-$420, Governors Island, rockthebells.net)

Elton John Wine Pairing
Maybe you’ve been to a wineand- cheese pairing, but a wine-and-music pairing? Cool! City Winery is pairing up seven flights with seven classic Elton John tunes. (Sun., 8 p.m., $25, City Winery, 155 Varick St., citywinery.com)

New York Hell’s Kitchen Film Fest
This addition to NYC’s film-fest scene aims to bring attention to Hell’s Kitchen artists. (Through Sept. 11, $12, the Producer’s Club Theaters, 358 W. 44th St., newyorkhellskitchenfilmfestival.com)

Rolling Stone and the Art of the Record Review
This new exhibition showcases more than 80 original illustrations commissioned for Rolling Stone’s “Record Review” section. The pictured artists span 40 years of music history, from the Beatles to the Beastie Boys, shown left. (Through Oct. 22, FREE, Museum of American Illustration at the Society of Illustrators, 128 E. 63rd St., societyillustrators.org)

Take This Job and Shove It: A Labor Day Weekend Celebration
Celebrate no-work Monday at the always-quirky Bell House. Chow down on burgers and hot dogs, drink, listen to live music and take part in the pickle-eating contest, if you’re brave enough. Free admission with your unemployment check stub! (Sun., 8 p.m., $10, the Bell House, 149 Seventh St., Gowanus, thebellhouseny.com)

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