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Skrillex's 'Mothership' touches down at Pimlico

Skrillex's 'Mothership' touches down at Pimlico

Midnight Sun contributor Ellie Kahn saw Skrillex headline Pimlico Race Course on Sunday night. This was her take:

The sky opened up Sunday evening at Pimlico Race Course, and a UFO touched down at the edge of the Infield, one that highly resembled a soundboard, a laptop, bright lights and a stringy-haired nerd with a half-shave: The DJ known as Skrillex, had landed, and docked his mothership for the night.

His stop — part of his larger tour “The Mothership Tour” and featuring artists Milo & Otis, What So Not and Dillon Francis marked his 11th in North America; Baltimore was his first destination after the three-day Governor’s Ball Music Festival in New York City...

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