Warpaint, The Horrors, Zola Jesus - Field Day 2011 in pictures

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Warpaint, The Horrors, Zola Jesus - Field Day 2011 in pictures

Field Day festival took place in London's Victoria Park at the weekend (Aug 6). The one day event encompasses bands, DJs and wacky games such as this mammoth tug of war match.

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Warpaint, The Horrors, Zola Jesus - Field Day 2011 in pictures

Warpaint were among the bands on the line-up for the unusually dry festival. Read our review from Field Day over on the festivals blog.

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Warpaint, The Horrors, Zola Jesus - Field Day 2011 in pictures

Warpaint ran through tracks from their 2010 album 'The Fool' during their Field Day set.

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Warpaint, The Horrors, Zola Jesus - Field Day 2011 in pictures

Over the years Field Day has suffered from bad weather and bad organisation but reports from this year's bash were more positive.

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Warpaint, The Horrors, Zola Jesus - Field Day 2011 in pictures

Faris of The Horrors surveys the Field Day crowd. The band played the event alongside Wild Beasts, Warpaint and numerous others.

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Warpaint, The Horrors, Zola Jesus - Field Day 2011 in pictures

A blindfolded corn on the cob contest was just one of the overtly kerazy events that took place during Field Day 2011.

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Warpaint, The Horrors, Zola Jesus - Field Day 2011 in pictures

The Horrors ran through much of their warmly-received third album 'Skying' during their Field Day set. You can hear the whole LP on NME.COM now.

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Warpaint, The Horrors, Zola Jesus - Field Day 2011 in pictures

Zola Jesus takes a detour during her Field Day set to meet some of the crowds. The girl on the left woke up eventually.

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Warpaint, The Horrors, Zola Jesus - Field Day 2011 in pictures

Denim dungarees were de rigeur round the Village Green area of Field Day. Expect the fashion to spread through Hoxton over the coming months.

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Warpaint, The Horrors, Zola Jesus - Field Day 2011 in pictures

Zola Jesus onstage at Field Day 2011. Read our verdict on the bash online now.

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Warpaint, The Horrors, Zola Jesus - Field Day 2011 in pictures

Wild Beasts told NME earlier this year that the festivals will be the true test for 'Smother', and judging by the reaction they received at Field Day, they have nothing to worry about.

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Warpaint, The Horrors, Zola Jesus - Field Day 2011 in pictures

The wheelbarrow race gets under way in Victoria Park for Field Day. Keep up to date with all things festival at NME.COM/festivals now.

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Warpaint, The Horrors, Zola Jesus - Field Day 2011 in pictures

Wild Beasts onstage at Field Day. They were the unoffical headliners of a line up that included James Blake, Jame Woon, Tribes and Emerge NME Radar Tour band S.C.U.M..

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Warpaint, The Horrors, Zola Jesus - Field Day 2011 in pictures

Grey clouds hover ominously above Victoria Park. Field Day has been beset by downpours over the years of its short life.

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Warpaint, The Horrors, Zola Jesus - Field Day 2011 in pictures

Connan Mockasin onstage at Field Day 2011. Grab a free MP3 from the musician on NME.COM.

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Warpaint, The Horrors, Zola Jesus - Field Day 2011 in pictures

Crowds gather for Wild Beasts at Field Day 2011. Keep up to date with 2011's festival season over at NME.COM/festivals.

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