In the two years since its debut, Camp Flog Gnaw Carnival's concert-meets-state fair event has grown from a crowd of 2,000 to 20,000. Helmed by Tyler, The Creator and his Odd Future collective (Earl Sweatshirt, The Internet, Taco, MellowHype and Mike D), it transformed the parking lot at the L.A. Coliseum into a spectacle of rides, cotton candy and raffle prizes including a vintage BMW.

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