so everyone knows there are only 62 days until the coachella music festival. if you didn't know, well...know you know :D
why coachella always happens near my birthday but i can never go is beyond me. :(
anyway, i'm bored, and since we all love music, particularly the indie species of music, i figured i'd post some coachella stuff.
ps oouu i just thought of the coolest thing. make your own coachella line up!! feel free to use any of the current bands, and add on some other ones too! doo it! i'll post mine after! i'm so cool!
so as of february 7, the official line up for saturday and suday was:
saturday, april 29th
Depeche Mode, Daft Punk, Franz Ferdinand, Sigur Ros, Damian "Jr. Gong" Marley, Common, Atmosphere, Carl Cox, My Morning Jacket, TV on the Radio, Ladytron, Clap Your Hands Say Yeah, Tosca, Cat Power, Animal Collective, HARD-Fi, Derrick Carter, Devendra Banhart, She Wants Revenge, The Walkmen, The Juan Maclean, Imogen Heap, Audio Bullys, Lady Sovereign, Deerhoof, The Duke Spirit, Eagles of Death Metal, Lyrics Born, Matt Costa, The New Amsterdams, The Zutons, Platinum Pied Pipers, White Rose Movement, Chris Liberator, Colette, Joey Beltram, Hybrid, Living Things, Wolfmother, The Like, Nine Black Alps, Celebration, The Section Quartet, Shy FX & T Power, Infusion.
sunday, april 30th
Tool, Massive Attack,Yeah Yeah Yeahs, Bloc Party, Paul Oakenfold, Scissor Sisters, Matisyahu, James Blunt, Sleater-Kinney, Mogwai, Coheed and Cambria, Wolf Parade, Coldcut, Phoenix, Digable Planets, Gnarls Barkley, Amadou & Mariam, Little Louie Vega, Mylo (DJ Set), Seu Jorge, Ted Leo / Pharmacists , The Go! Team, Kaskade, Metric, Editors, Art Brut, Dungen, The Dears, Jamie Lidell, The Magic Numbers, Los Amigos Invisibles, Jazzanova, stellastarr*, Michael Mayer, Murs featuring 9th Wonder, Mates of State, Gilles Peterson, Infadels, Gabriel & Dresden, The Subways, Minus the Bear, OneRepublic, Be Your Own Pet, Youth Group, Giant Drag, Kristina Sky, The Octopus Project.
the newest additions of course being massive attack and daft punk. who'd rather see lcd soundsystem? ME! and can someone explain why james blunt is playing coachella?!?!?!?!?! i hate that kid!
if you are one of the lucky ones who happen to be able to go to indio, cali at the empire polo field, tickets are looking to cost:
*$85 per day before taxes in advance, $90 'at the door'
*$165 limited two-day pass before taxes in advance, not available 'at the door'
*$190 two-day pass and coachella dvd before taxes
*$35 per person camping tickets
what's with the camping being 18+? has it always been that way? drinking maybe?
anyway, that's all. feel free to add more!