At Coachella 2011, April 15-17 in Indio, California, over 120 bands will take play over three days and five stages -- it's one of America's biggest festivals, and SPIN has you covered, with loads of show reviews and live photography.
But this year, as part of a partnership with Hyundai, we'll be showing off another side of the Coachella experience, as seen from the crowd, in the VIP section, and around the festival grounds. It's the fan perspective, and we've got four amazing young creators set to document it all.
Vince Staples is hardly the ingratiating type. “Don’t shake my hands unless you passing payment,” instructs the redoubtable young’un on “C.M.B.,” a paean to ruthlessly mercenary, Randian capitalism. “Keep your salutation / I need my 40 acres.” This ice-grilling Left Coaster is more Mack 10 than Myka 9, a verbal marksman who refuses to placate… More »