Search The Line of Best Fit
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As End of the Road Festival concludes for another year, we tell the story of our four days at the Dorset-based event in fifty amazing pictures.
As the End of the Road Festival concludes for another year, we tell the story of our four days at the Dorset-based event in fifty amazing pictures.
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Now in its 11th year, End of the Road Festival has become one of the world's best small festivals.
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End of the Road unsigned winners, Madrid's Baywaves played the festival's opening show.
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At The Shins' first UK show in four years, 2 new songs "Dead Alive" and "Rubber Balls" were played.
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Phosphorescent played a secret midnight show for Best Fit at the festival's piano stage.
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Savages' peformance on the main Woods stage was the festival highlight for many people.
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It took weeks to dress up the Larmer Tree Gardens ready for the festival.
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Money played a dazzling set in the Big Top on Friday for the Loud & Quiet night.
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Bella Union signed Karl Blau charmed audiences at his secret Best Fit set.
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The festival's artwork was second to none this year.
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The festival's Ping Pong Thunderdrome offered some ridiculous, violent relief from the music.
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Field Music kept the crowd smiling as rain fell.
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The entrance to the Tipi Tent which saw amazing shows from Pinegrove, Julia Jacklin and Mothers.
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In the forest, the Festival fox was a popular meeting point for friends without a phone signal!
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Ezra Furman talks with fans following his surprise forest show for Best Fit.
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Baywaves followed up their opening set with a secret Best Fit show on Friday.
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We even papped Slow Club's Charles Watson!
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Anna Meredith in conversation with Loud & Quiet for their podcast.
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The festival's site at Larmer Tree Gardens is also home to assorted parrots and peacocks.
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We got our picture taken in the festival's photobooth.
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Julia Jacklin charmed the audience before heading for a Best Fit session recording.
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Whitney were one of the festival's most anticipated artists, playing to a packed Garden Stage crowd.
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We filmed many of the Best Fit secret shows and sessions at the festival.
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A festival for families as much as the grown-ups - and the forest library offers solitude and rest.
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Jeffrey Lewis and Los Bolts brought some much needed sunshine to a biblically wet day.
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Jeff Tweedy dropped in via video-link for the Wilco listening party.
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Big Thief closed Friday night at End of the Road.
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Basia Bulat played an intimate Best Fit show after her official set.
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Cats Eyes opened their magical set with an incredible cover of the themes from Twin Peaks.
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Festival goers had the chance to cut a song in a makeshift recording studio.
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Laura Gibson played an intimate session in the hidden folly behind the Garden Stage.
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The festival's woodland site offers endless winding paths into mysterious places.
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On Saturday, Best Fit hosted the Big Top stage with sets from Shopping, The Big Moon & Wild Beasts.
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The magnificent Shopping were one of the stand-outs on the Best Fit stage line up in the BIg Top.
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Wild Beasts' last minute slot saw them headline the Best Fit Big Top.
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Wild Beasts' set drew largely from new record Boy King.
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Gone but not forgotten: reminders of David Bowie were everywhere, not least in the number of covers.
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Stealing Sheep stepped in when Omar Souleyman had to cancel due to a family emergency.
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The unkempt and hirsute music fans could get a wet shave from the Rock n Roll barber.
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History was made at End of the Road as Pinegrove played their first ever show in the UK.
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The attention to detail is what makes End of the Road such an incredible festival.
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Bill Ryder-Jones found time for a short but beautiful two-song set for Best Fit on the Piano Stage.
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For many, the return of Broken Social Scene was the festival's highpoint.
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Crowds for Broken Social Scene were insane.
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During Thee Oh Sees punk as fuck set, crowd surfing was required.
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Thee Oh Sees relaxing after a frenzied set.
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Thee Oh Sees' John Dwyer played the Garden Stage's closing set on the final night of the Festival.
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Noise restrictions during Joanna Newsom's set meant her only competition came from the Silent Disco.
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After Joanna Newsom closed the Woods Stage, Teenage Fanclub packed out the Big Top.
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And so we say goodbye to another amazing year for End of the Road Festival!
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