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Members of Chavez join Oneida during the performance of The Ocropolis III.

Read 'The Ocropolis III': Hear Oneida's Seven-Hour Improvisation

October 7, 2011 – Members of Portishead, Boredoms, Guardian Alien and more participated in this marathon performance.

The Album Leaf performs at the Paramount Theatre for the 2011 All Tomorrow's Parties music festival.

Listen The Album Leaf In Concert: ATP Festival 2011

October 5, 2011 – The Album Leaf filled the Paramount with post-rock influenced by jazz and classical music.

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Swans at the Paramount Theatre for All Tomorrow's Parties.

Read Swans In Concert: ATP Festival 2011

October 5, 2011 – In a two-hour set, the relentless and masculine noise-rock band was absolutely Wagner-ian in scope.

Public Enemy performs at the Convention Hall in Asbury Park, N.J., on Sunday night.

Listen Public Enemy In Concert: ATP Festival 2011

October 5, 2011 – Public Enemy put on a killer set, centered on songs from its classic album Fear of a Black Planet.

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The Horrors at Convention Hall in Asbury Park, N.J., on Saturday.

Read The Horrors In Concert: ATP Festival 2011

October 5, 2011 – At Convention Hall, the Goth-tinged post-punk band came off like U2: bold, shimmering and confident.

Earth performs at the Paramount Theatre on Sunday evening.

Listen Earth In Concert: ATP Festival 2011

October 5, 2011 – The instrumental quartet gave a stirring, meditative performance at All Tomorrow's Parties.

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Marc Ribot performs with Ceramic Dog at All Tomorrow's Parties.

Listen Marc Ribot's Ceramic Dog In Concert: ATP Festival 2011

October 5, 2011 – Ceramic Dog inspired some spontaneous and spastic gyration in the Paramount Theatre seats.

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Thinking Fellers Union Local 282 plays Asbury Lanes on Friday night.

Listen Thinking Fellers Union Local 282 In Concert: ATP Festival 2011

October 5, 2011 – The arty-but-not-smarty band incited what was definitely the weekend's rowdiest crowd.

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Fans at Convention Hall in Asbury Park, N.J.

Watch All Tomorrow's Parties 2011 In Photos

October 4, 2011 – ATP looked to sounds both new and renewed with Portishead, Swans and an eight-hour improvisation.

Colin Stetson plays the Paramount Theatre on Saturday afternoon.

Listen Colin Stetson In Concert: ATP Festival 2011

October 4, 2011 – The saxophonist's swarming textures filled the Paramount Theatre for the Portishead-curated bill.

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Chavez performs at the Convention Hall on Friday night.

Read Chavez In Concert: ATP Festival 2011

October 4, 2011 – Listen to the indie rock vets on opening night of All Tomorrow's Parties.

Battles plays the Convention Hall on Saturday night.

Listen Battles In Concert: ATP Festival 2011

October 4, 2011 – Sparklingly technical and mind-numbingly joyful, Battles performed at All Tomorrow's Parties.

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Beth Gibbons of Portishead performs at the Convention Hall during ATP.

Watch ATP, Day 2: Swans Fly, Portishead Stage Dives

October 2, 2011 – Who would've ever possibly thought that Beth Gibbons from Portishead would stage dive?

Shellac performing at the 2011 ATP festival.

Watch All Tomorrow's Parties, Day 1: Bowling, Bands And Boardwalk

October 1, 2011 – Honestly, where else could you bowl and watch a band — or watch a band while others bowl?

ATP's Portishead-curated I'll Be Your Mirror Festival will be held in Asbury Park, N.J.

Read We're At The ATP Music Festival This Weekend

September 30, 2011 – Jeff Mangum, Portishead and Battles headline this unique festival in Asbury Park.

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