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Earlier this month the world’s second-biggest concert-production company, AEG Live, announced the dates and location of its inaugural Panorama festival. The fest would be held on Randall’s Island during the second-to-last weekend of July 2016. That announcement followed months of rumors, speculation, and public (not to mention private) outcry. Panorama has been billed as a… More »

One of the greatest days to be a music fan is the day the Coachella poster comes out — not because we’re all going to this mythical desert party (though plenty of us are), but because it spells out, in the starkest terms available, the hierarchy of the entire music universe. You can tell how… More »

There were headliners on all three days of Coachella, as there are every year. But this year, there was really only one headliner, and that one headliner was Drake. People talked about that Drake show all weekend. People rapped Drake lyrics at each other every time there was a conversational lull, or asked strangers who… More »

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Artist Portraits From Coachella 2015

Tom trekked out to Indio, California last weekend to document the first round of Coachella 2015. If you haven't read his coverage, check out his…
Stereogum | April 13, 2015 - 11:51 am
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Watch Drake Recoil From Madonna’s Long Kiss At Coachella

During Drake's headlining Coachella set last night, he brought out Madonna right after, appropriately, debuting his If You're Reading This It's Too Late track "Madonna"
James Rettig | April 13, 2015 - 8:08 am
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Watch Hozier & Este Haim Cover The Time’s “Jungle Love” At Coachella

Irish folk-pop singer Hozier spent most of his Coachella set proving that he had other songs besides his massive single "Take Me To Church," and…
James Rettig | April 12, 2015 - 1:52 pm
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The 8 Best Moments Of Coachella 2015 Saturday

If this year's Coachella had an off day, it was Saturday. Of the festival's three headliners, Saturday night top draw Jack White is probably the…
Tom Breihan | April 12, 2015 - 1:27 pm
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Watch Tyler, The Creator And Kendall Jenner Exchange “Fuck You”s At Coachella

The VIP section is often the worst place to be during a music festival, packed with rich kids and celebrities who are too jaded to…
James Rettig | April 12, 2015 - 11:42 am
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Ratatat – “Cream On Chrome”

It's been five years since Ratatat put out their last album, but they're back today with a new song called "Cream On Chrome," released just…
James Rettig | April 11, 2015 - 8:44 pm
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Watch Tame Impala’s Full Coachella 2015 Set

In our Coachella recap, Tom called Tame Impala's second-from-headliner set "a study in head-nod immersion," and now you can see the whole thing for yourself…
James Rettig | April 11, 2015 - 5:46 pm
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The 10 Best Moments Of Coachella 2015 Friday

There's every other festival in America, and then there's Coachella. Every year, it feels like it matters just a bit more than the others. It's…
Tom Breihan | April 11, 2015 - 1:04 pm
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Livestream Coachella 2015 Right Here

Coachella, the first major event of summer festival season, is upon us. Headliners for this weekend's festivities include AC/DC, Jack White, and Drake, and the…
Chris DeVille | April 10, 2015 - 6:29 pm
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Steely Dan’s Donald Fagen Recounts Playing Robert Downey Jr’s 50th Birthday, Says He’s Never Heard AC/DC

Even if you live under a rock, by now you should be aware that Steely Dan are playing Coachella the next two weekends. And what's…
Caitlin White | April 7, 2015 - 6:06 pm
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Coachella And Lollapalooza Ban Selfie Sticks

I honestly don't think I've seen a selfie stick in real life -- maybe I'm just not looking hard enough? -- but they're the latest…
James Rettig | March 29, 2015 - 11:05 am
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H&M’s Coachella Clothing Line Is Here

Earlier this year, we found out that Coachella and H&M would be extending their long-time partnership with a new venture: H&M Loves Coachella, a clothing…
James Rettig | March 24, 2015 - 10:32 am
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Watch Mac DeMarco’s Teaser Video For Coachella

Coachella has posted a weird teaser video that Mac DeMarco recorded to promote the festival, which he's performing at for both weekends. With his sunglasses-covered…
James Rettig | February 9, 2015 - 9:43 am

Coachella Announces 2015 Sideshows

If you're in the Los Angeles area and you couldn't get Coachella tickets before they sold out, you will not necessarily have to hit the…
Tom Breihan | January 27, 2015 - 2:41 pm
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Coachella Clothing Line Coming To H&M

Coachella is more than just a festival now -- in the past few years, it's become a lifestyle. As evidenced by the innumerable fashion recaps
James Rettig | January 12, 2015 - 7:19 pm
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Coachella Vs. Governors Ball: The 2015 Lineup War

In the past 24 hours, the Coachella and Governors Ball festivals both announced their lineups, which means summer-festival lineup-unveiling season is in full swing. For…
Tom Breihan | January 7, 2015 - 10:46 am
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Coachella 2015 Lineup

The Coachella lineup is here. Drake, Jack White, and AC/DC will headline this year's festival. It was only a matter of time before Drake headlined…
Chris DeVille | January 6, 2015 - 1:25 pm
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U2’s Concert Reviews: Bono Loves Future Islands, The Edge Thinks Neutral Milk Hotel Aren’t That Great

It's become so easy, of late, to think of U2 in international-corporation terms that it's weirdly surprising to imagine them as human beings who listen…
Tom Breihan | October 31, 2014 - 11:23 am
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Watch A Teaser For Arcade Fire’s “We Exist” Video Starring Andrew Garfield

During Coachella's second weekend, Andrew Garfield (Spider-Man) appeared in a dress and wig during Arcade Fire's performance of "We Exist," the forthcoming Reflektor single about…
Scott Lapatine | May 2, 2014 - 7:49 pm
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