Sufjan Stevens (Photo: Robert Loerzel)

The Pitchfork Music Festival has been holding court in Chicago’s Union Park for a decade now, and the 2016 edition saw the fest’s eclectic tastes on full display. The A.V. Club was there once again but, this time around, we opted to do something a little different. This year we filmed videos with many of the weekend’s performers, and in lieu of a traditional write-up we’ve elected to let those do the talking for us. Those will be coming throughout the week, and here, we have a collection of photos taken by Robert Loerzel. For those not in attendance, it offers a peak into the fest and gives instant nostalgia for those lucky enough to make it. Let’s get to it!

Friday

Car Seat Headrest

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Whitney
Julia Holter
The crowd waiting for Twin Peaks
Twin Peaks

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The crowd during Twin Peaks
The crowd anointing Carly Rae Jepsen Pitchfork’s queen

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Carly Rae Jepsen
Mick Jenkins

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Broken Social Scene
Shamir

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Beach House

Saturday

The crowd during Circuit Des Yeux

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Circuit Des Yeux
RP Boo

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Royal Headache
Digable Planets

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Jenny Hval
Savages

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Blood Orange
The crowd at Pitchfork

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Super Furry Animals
Brian Wilson and Al Jardine

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Sufjan Stevens
Sufjan Stevens

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Sunday

Sun Ra Arkestra

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Homme
Kamasi Washington

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Kamasi Washington meeting fans
NAO

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Empress Of
Neon Indian

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Jeremih
Jeremih

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Miguel
FKA Twigs

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