Posts tagged "coachella"

Coachella and Lollapalooza Have Banned Selfie Sticks

Those intent making the pilgrimage to Lollapalooza and Coachella this year will apparently have to document their journey without the aid of the…
By: Colin Joyce / March 29, 2015

Repeats and Uniques: A Look at 2015’s Festival Season

Now that three of the biggest music festivals in North America — Coachella, Bonnaroo, and Governors Ball — have announced their 2015 lineups, it'…
By: Brennan Carley / January 15, 2015

Here’s a Venn Diagram of the Overlap Between the Coachella, Bonnaroo, and Governors Ball Lineups

There's a finite number of popular bands and artists, so it's only natural that three of the most hotly anticipated festivals of 2015 —…
By: James Grebey / January 14, 2015

Coachella 2015 Lineup: Drake, AC/DC, Jack White, and More

Rejoice, festival fans, as this year's Coachella lineup has been announced. Headlined by big-name draws such as Drake, Jack White, and AC/DC, the…
By: Brennan Carley / January 6, 2015

Coachella Made More Money Than Ever in 2014

For the third year in a row, the Coachella Valley Music and Arts Festival made more money in ticket sales than ever before,…
By: Colin Joyce / July 8, 2014

Deadmau5 to Arcade Fire: ‘Dafuqs Yer Problem’ With Computers?

As noted, Arcade Fire's Win Butler fired a couple of shots at Coachella's first weekend, one of which dug up the well-worn accusatio…
By: Chris Martins / April 23, 2014

Arcade Fire Close Coachella 2014 With Fake Daft Punk, Real Beck

Capping a festival two weekends in a row presents a certain challenge, but Arcade Fire rose to the occasion.To shut down Coachella 2014's first weekend…
By: Marc Hogan / April 21, 2014

Replacements Enlist Green Day’s Billie Joe Armstrong For Coachella

Reports from the reunion shows thus far have been relatively tame, but the Replacements may have been up to their old games last…
By: Colin Joyce / April 19, 2014

OutKast’s Next Coachella Set May Feature Five More Songs

Outkast's inaugural reunion set at Coachella wasn't without its hiccups. As reported, André 3000 and Big Boi's performance was cut off before it…
By: Chris Martins / April 18, 2014

Coachella Festival-Goer Dies Following Saturday Collapse

On April 12, with Coachella's first weekend in full swing, 24-year-old Oakland, California resident Kimchi Truong "collapsed" on site. Tragically, the quote comes from…
By: Marc Hogan / April 18, 2014

Festival Guide: Get Equipped for Another Weekend in Indio

The first weekend of the big fest in Indio, California, has come and gone, but round two is still on the horizon. The festivities, which…
By: SPIN Staff / April 18, 2014

Coachella 2014: Mike WiLL Made It, Thundercat, and More Play Heineken House 2

The editors at SPIN have already ranked the 20 Best Things We Saw at Coachella 2014, and shared our Best Live Photos from the annual…
By: SPIN Staff / April 17, 2014

Coachella 2014: SPIN’s Best Live Photos

The first weekend of Coachella 2014 has come and gone, and we've already ranked the 20 Best Things We Saw. For a more comprehensive…
By: SPIN Staff / April 14, 2014

Watch ‘Leonardo DiCaprio’ Dance Like a Goof at Coachella

Whether they're getting paid to be there or not, lots of celebrities take in the sights and sounds at Coachella every year. And sometime…
By: Dan Reilly / April 14, 2014

Watch Beck’s Career-Spanning Coachella Set

As the final appetizer to Arcade Fire's main course on the closing night of Coachella's first weekend, Beck performed at the California festival for…
By: Dan Reilly / April 14, 2014

Watch Lorde Rule Coachella 2014 With Dazzling, Hits-Filled Set

Fresh off of her Nirvana cover at Thursday's Rock and Roll Hall of Fame induction ceremony in Brooklyn, Lorde took the Coachella stage i…
By: John Surico / April 13, 2014

Watch Future Islands’ Outstanding Coachella Debut

With an upbeat, irrepressible 50-minute set, Future Islands file as one of the best acts SPIN saw at Coachella on Saturday. "This i…
By: John Surico / April 13, 2014

See Queens of the Stone Age Obliterate Coachella 2014

Queens of the Stone Age played Coachella for the first time in 12 years on Saturday night, and the hard-rock devils delivered a behemoth 55-minute…
By: John Surico / April 13, 2014

Coachella’s 5 Best Saturday Sets: Nas, QOTSA, Lorde, Future Islands, and Julian Casablancas

NasYeah, yeah, Pharrell invited, like, everybody ever to what may go down as the most well-attended karaoke party of all time. Let's get his guest…
By: Chris Martins / April 13, 2014

Watch Nas and Jay Z Keep the Peace Onstage at Coachella 2014

While his wife/partner-in-crime broke it down onstage nearby, Jay Z made a special appearance during Nas' Coachella set. The former rivals rapped together o…
By: John Surico / April 13, 2014
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