At this year's Coachella festival weekend in the California desert, the ultimate poolside party was "The Good Life," sponsored by vitaminwater sync and presented by Jelly and FMPR. Offering an escape from the desert heat, and delicious complimentary cocktails from Hornitos Tequila, the lounge-a-thon took place Saturday and Sunday (April 18-19) at the Viceroy Hotel, Palm Springs. The party featured performances from Spank Rock, Doug E Fresh, and Japanese Motors, and DJ sets from Franki Chan, Devin Lucien, and Skeet Skeet, among others.
Indie rock’s favorite merry prankster — the Bizkit-covering, self-violating, gap-toothed, boy-king Mac DeMarco — has another collection of chewy guitar-pop treats to share. And for his next trick: normalcy. The Canadian-born and New York-based songwriter has always played harder with sincerity on record than his public persona would suggest; he’s growing up, getting… More »