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Sitting here in the afterglow of day two -- resting sore muscles and reflecting on an impossible collection of hard-earned memories -- I feel like I'm starting to come to terms with Coachella. The…   Read Story »
Before we get into Saturday, let's not bury the day's big lede: R. Kelly joined Phoenix on stage to perform his biggest crossover that isn't from the Space Jam soundtrack, "Ignition (Remix)." Not…   Read Story »
Coachella Weekend 1 strikes tomorrow! If you’re heading out to Indio for the festival, we know you’re probably intending to check out Blur, Phoenix, the Postal Service, and many of the other…   Read Story »
For his new book Supernatural Strategies For Making A Rock 'N' Roll Group D.C. punk legend Ian Svenonius spoke to a number of dead musicians -- Jimi Hendrix, Buddy Holly, and Brian Jones, to name a…   Read Story »
You know who doesn't play a whole lot of rock festivals? Louis C.K., that's fucking who. In fact, the general-consensus greatest comedian in the world today never plays music festivals, presumably…   Read Story »
Well, here's a reunion nobody saw coming. The beloved old D.C. garage-punk crew the Make-Up is coming back together to play ATP's I'll Be Your Mirror festival in London this summer. No word on any…   Read Story »