2016’s best live bands – as voted by team NME

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Neon light shows, levitating stages, mosh pits, and lying on the floor: it's been a great year in live music.

In a year of so many huge musical moments, team NME looks back at the best live acts of the past twelve months. Which gigs stood out? Which shows will we never forget? And what were those standout moments that made us feel all tingly?

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