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25 photos of the soggy Saturday crowd at Pitchfork Music Festival 2015

Posted By on 07.18.15 at 06:38 PM

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click to enlarge ROSARIO ZAVALA
  • Rosario Zavala


Weather defined Pitchfork's soggy second day. The storm that rolled through the Chicago area on Saturday resulted in a brief evacuation of Union Park, shortened sets from Ex Hex and Kurt Vile, and thousands of soaked festgoers trudging through muddy conditions between stages.

Despite the afternoon gray skies, the crowd's disposition seemed sunny as the sky cleared in the early evening and organizers quickly got the music schedule back on track. Reader photo editor Andrea Bauer and photo intern Rosario Zavala braved the inclement conditions to shoot all the wet and wild action. (A poncho-clad couple making out counts as "wild action," right?)

click to enlarge ANDREA BAUER
  • Andrea Bauer

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  • Andrea Bauer
click to enlarge ROSARIO ZAVALA
  • Rosario Zavala
click to enlarge Guess who jumped the fence? - ANDREA BAUER
  • Andrea Bauer
  • Guess who jumped the fence?
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  • Andrea Bauer

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  • Andrea Bauer

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  • Andrea Bauer

click to enlarge ANDREA BAUER
  • Andrea Bauer

click to enlarge ANDREA BAUER
  • Andrea Bauer

click to enlarge ANDREA BAUER
  • Andrea Bauer

click to enlarge ROSARIO ZAVALA
  • Rosario Zavala

click to enlarge ROSARIO ZAVALA
  • Rosario Zavala

click to enlarge ROSARIO ZAVALA
  • Rosario Zavala

click to enlarge ALISON GREEN
  • Alison Green

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  • Alison Green

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  • Rosario Zavala

click to enlarge ANDREA BAUER
  • Andrea Bauer


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  • Andrea Bauer


click to enlarge ANDREA BAUER
  • Andrea Bauer

click to enlarge ROSARIO ZAVALA
  • Rosario Zavala

click to enlarge ROSARIO ZAVALA
  • Rosario Zavala

click to enlarge ROSARIO ZAVALA
  • Rosario Zavala

click to enlarge ANDREA BAUER
  • Andrea Bauer

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  • Andrea Bauer

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