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IN PICTURES: Vanguard Festival 2014

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IN PICTURES: Vanguard Festival 2014
Headliners The Roots got a bit of help from their friend Mos Def. Photo: Bobby Anwar
17:15 CEST+02:00
Copenhagen area music fans didn't need to go far to get the festival experience this weekend. For the second year in a row, the Vanguard Festival brought some of music's biggest names right into the heart of the city. Our photographer was there to catch the action during the two-day festival.
Copenhagen’s Søndermarken park was transformed into a music lover’s paradise this weekend, particularly for fans of hip-hop. 
For the second year in a row, the Vanguard Festival brought the festival spirit right into the heart of the city, with a diverse line-up of music split across two days and two stages. 
Following the model established last year, Friday offered an eclectic line-up, featuring a mix ranging from funk legends George Clinton & Parliament Funkadelic to Danish rock band Mew, while Saturday was strictly for the hip-hop heads. Some of the biggest names in the genre's past and present  – including Large Professor, Mos Def, Method Man & Redman, and The Roots – had hands swaying and bodies rocking. 
Our photographer was on hand to catch the action both on and off the stage. 
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