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The Big Hurt: The Tupac slope

When a holographic Tupac Shakur wowed Coachella crowds this month, we all knew it was more than a ghoulish optical illusion. There was a shared sense that it was a watershed moment in pop history — a sense that the border between life and death had been
Can living stars be replaced by undead holograms?
By DAVID THORPE  |  April 27, 2012
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Coachella delivers beats, treats, and a Tupac hologram

There was an endless list of notable things that happened this past weekend (the first of two) in the California desert.
Three days in 3D
By MICHAEL MAROTTA  |  April 20, 2012
Five artists set to emerge @ Coachella

Five artists set to emerge @ Coachella


The internet broke twice yesterday, first around noon when At the Drive-In tweeted out their unexpected reunion news, and then roughly seven hours later when...
By Michael Marotta  |  January 10, 2012
Coachella 2012 lineup announced

Coachella 2012 lineup announced


Not bad Coachella, not bad at all. This year's music and arts fest in the California desert multiplies itself over two consecutive weekends this April, and...
By Michael Marotta  |  January 09, 2012

Coachella to expand across two weekends


As promised last week, COACHELLA made its "big announcement for 2012" this morning, and no, it's not a Smiths reunion. California's already-massive spring music and...
By Michael Marotta  |  May 31, 2011
Cut Copy band photos

Coachella 2011 Photos: Crystal Castles and Cut Copy

Concert photos of bands performing at the 12th Coachella Valley Music & Arts Festival
Indio, CA | April 15, 2011
By JANICE CHECCHIO  |  April 29, 2011


coachella photos of UK band Suede

Coachella 2011 Photos: Mumford & Sons, The Arcade Fire and Suede

Bands perform at the 12th Coachella Valley Music & Arts Festival  
Coachella | Indio, CA | April 16, 2011
By JANICE CHECCHIO  |  April 29, 2011
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Coachella 2011 Photos: The Strokes, The Presets and The National

Concert photos of bands performing at the 12th Coachella Valley Music & Arts Festival  
 Coachella | Indio, CA | April 16, 2011
By JANICE CHECCHIO  |  April 29, 2011

Coachella 2011 Photos: WFNX Sapporo House

WFNX and Sapporo hosted band interviews and performances during Coachella | April 15-17, 2011
Freelance Whales, Foster The People, Jack's Mannequin, Mumford & Sons, The Joy Formidable, Cults, Neon Trees, Plan B, She Wants Revenge, The National
By  |  April 29, 2011
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Coachella builds a sweaty buzz over three days in the California desert

Coachella builds a sweaty buzz over three days in the California desert
Tough acts to follow
By MICHAEL MAROTTA  |  April 22, 2011

Coachella 2011: Neon Trees (Video)


Neon Trees performing their new single, Your Surrender, live at the WFNX Sapporo House    
By MorningIntern  |  April 21, 2011


Coachella 2011: The Joy Formidable (Video)


Welsh sensations the Joy Formidable performing "Whirring" at the WFNX Sapporo House at Coachella 2011    
By MorningIntern  |  April 21, 2011

Coachella 2011: Foster the People - Pumped up Kicks (Video)


Foster the People playing the song that is taking everyone by storm, Pumped up Kicks, live at the WFNX Sapporo House    
By MorningIntern  |  April 21, 2011

[coachella] Suede on their 2010 reunion, hating "Stay Together" and playing for thousands of electro heads in the desert


So here it is -- the moment where a normally stoic and disaffected alt-weekly music editor completely loses his fucking SHIT interviewing Britpop kickstarters SUEDE...
By Michael Marotta  |  April 19, 2011

[video] The Strokes "Under Cover of Darkness" @ Coachella


There was a point during Sunday night's STROKES performance at Coachella, sometime between a fuck ton of people in an open field singing the chorus...
By Michael Marotta  |  April 19, 2011
Coachella 2011: The National

Coachella 2011: The National


The dudes from the National dropped in and chatted about the meaning behind some songs, and what they'e up to these days... DOWNLOAD: Coachella 2011: The...
By MorningIntern  |  April 18, 2011


[coachella] WFNX interviews Will Butler of the Arcade Fire


Saturday was a day of overall craziness in sweltering Indio, California, but sometime between sets by Erykah Badu and Broken Social Scene on the main...
By Michael Marotta  |  April 17, 2011
Coachella 2011: She Wants Revenge

Coachella 2011: She Wants Revenge


The dudes from She wants Revenge dropped in to the WFNX Sapporo house and cahtted with Paul and Fletcher  PODCAST: Coachella 2011 She Wants Revenge Interview...
By MorningIntern  |  April 17, 2011
[phlipcam video] Suede "Trash" @ Coachella 2011

[phlipcam video] Suede "Trash" @ Coachella 2011


Anyone who knows me is very much aware of my love and obsession of Britpop kickstarters SUEDE. So while we await the upload of my...
By Michael Marotta  |  April 17, 2011
Coachella 2011: Cults

Coachella 2011: Cults


The boys and girl from Cult swung on by and played up their song You Know What I Mean, and showed us why they are...
By MorningIntern  |  April 17, 2011
Coachella 2011: Fun.

Coachella 2011: Fun.


 The guys from Fun. swung by and talked to Fletcher and Paul poolside... PODCAST: Coachella 2011 - Fun InterviewTo Download: Right Click link, select "Save Link...
By MorningIntern  |  April 17, 2011


Coachella 2011: Freelance Whales (Video)


The Freelance Whales playing a powerhouse of a song, Ghosting, at the WFNX Sapporo House     
By MorningIntern  |  April 17, 2011

Coachella 2011: Cage the Elephant (Video)


  Cage the Elephant plays two of their hits, Aint' No Rest for the wicked, and Shake Me Down!      Shake Me Down  ...
By MorningIntern  |  April 17, 2011
Coachella 2011: The Joy Formidable

Coachella 2011: The Joy Formidable


The Welsh sensation The Joy Formidable stopped by the WFNX Sapporo House and had a chat with Fletcher and Paul, with a live performance to...
By MorningIntern  |  April 16, 2011
Coachella 2011: Freelance Whales

Coachella 2011: Freelance Whales


The WFNX Sapporo House went from 0-60 with the Freelance Whales as they performed two acoustic songs! DOWNLOAD: Freelance Whales - Hanna (Live from the WFNX...
By MorningIntern  |  April 16, 2011
Coachella 2011: Jack's Mannequin

Coachella 2011: Jack's Mannequin


The guys from Jack's Mannequin brightened up the already beautiful sunny day we're having at the WFNX Sapporo house with not only an awesome chat,...
By MorningIntern  |  April 16, 2011


Coachella 2011: Foster the People

Coachella 2011: Foster the People


The guys from Foster the People were gracious enough to not only come and talk with us at the WFNX Sapporo House, but play as...
By MorningIntern  |  April 16, 2011
Coachella 2011: The Foals

Coachella 2011: The Foals


We're still down here in sunny California, and Paul and Fletcher are joined by the Foals at the WFNX Sapporo house! PODCAST: Coachella 2011 - Foals...
By MorningIntern  |  April 16, 2011
Coachella 2011: Mumford and Sons

Coachella 2011: Mumford and Sons


The Mumford and Sons popped in to the WFNX Sapporo house and chatted with the boys for a few  PODCAST: Coachella 2011 - Mumford and Sons...
By MorningIntern  |  April 16, 2011

[video] Cut Copy, live @ Coachella


Ok, things are getting nutty at the Sapporo House out here in Cali -- Freelance Whales just came by and banged out a few jams...
By Michael Marotta  |  April 16, 2011