The Meadows’ final day marked the end of the summer music festival season in New York City, and after spending our summer covering the likes Governors Ball, Panorama and Afropunk, we’re ready for a break TBH. We couldn’t ask for a better lineup to shepherd us into the fall, and the day did not disappoint. Here are the best things that we saw at the fest on Sunday.
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1. The Red Hot Chili Peppers’ rousing summer send-off
The Red Hot Chili Peppers are getting old (both Anthony Kiedis and Flea are 54), but the band’s set to close out Meadows on Sunday felt anything but geriatric. From classic hits like “Dani California” and “Under the Bridge” to a funky cover of Stevie Wonder’s “Higher Ground,” the