Hangout Music Fest 2013

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Stevie Wonder Cries, Flavor Flav Drums And 8 Other Reasons We Love Hangout Fest

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Our sunburned skin is peeling and we’ve got a mix of sand, glitter and cake (we’ll get to that) in our ears, but damnit if we don’t miss Hangout Music Fest already! Cue Boyz II Men, ya’ll, because we’re not ready to say goodbye. So don’t. Instead, let’s recap our three-day adventure in Gulf Shores, Alabama with a countdown of things we obsessed over the most at the best only beachside event like it. Read more…

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Amazingly Bad Dancing At Hangout Music Festival Makes The Best GIFs

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Everyone knows festivals are a license rock out alone in your bedroom with a hairbrush style to your favorite bands and this year’s Hangout Music Fest was no exception. (No judgement.)

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Ellie Goulding Graduates From Guest Spot To Main Stage At Hangout

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The last time electro-pop extraordinaire Ellie Goulding was at Hangout Fest she was just a guest of then-beau Skrillex on one of the small stages. A year and a couple of RIAA gold and platinum-certified selling singles under her belt later, the British bombshell was rocking the three-day event’s largest venue Sunday.

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Amateur Rap Fest At Hangout: The Good, The Meh, The Ugly GIFs

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Hip hop acts have been in full effect at Hangout Fest the past two days. The Roots turned a crowd of 10K into a dance party while Public Enemy proved to thousands packed in the Boom Boom Tent that  ”911 Is A Joke.”

Then there were these three, um, aspiring young rappers who entertained the audience while they waited patiently for everyone’s favorite substitute teacher Kendrick Lamar to jet in after he missed an earlier flight.

One put mom’s spaghetti on notice, one’s poetic rhymes weren’t done enough justice and one nearly killed the crowd’s vibe. We broke down all three in hilarious gifs. Commence judgement. Read more…

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Hangout Hotties Chrissy Teigen + Katherine Webb Brave The Mega Drop

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Want to watch us drop two models from 10 stories? Good, because our kick ass correspondent Chrissy Teigen and hometown hero Katherine Webb were more than game to be hoisted 115 feet in the air to give you at home a birds’ eye view of the five performance areas plus thousands of fans, fun and surf dotting the Gulf Shores, Alabama shoreline for Hangout Music Festival. Read more…

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The Roots ‘Break Us Off’ Some Kanye, Chief Keef + More At Hangout Fest

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The sun was still bearing down hard on the beach, but the fans still filled the beach area in front of the Chevrolet Stage to capacity to watch The Roots tear it up for an hour of non-stop dance-worthy tracks on Day Two of Hangout Fest.

The Grammy-winning neo-soul hip hop band may be best known now for slow jamming the news as house band for Late Night With Jimmy Fallon, but that was the furthest gig from anyone’s mind. Read more…

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Chrissy Teigen Dives Into Macklemore Crowd At Hangout And It’s F***ing Awesome

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We know you wish you were in the crowd during Macklemore & Ryan Lewis‘ amazing high-energy set at Hangout. But we’ve got the next best thing. VH1′s very own Model Employee host Chrissy Teigen got right in the middle of the crowd in the Boom Boom Tent to get an up-close view of one of the most exciting shows on day one of the three-day music festival, inflatable whales and all! Read more…