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Fake Daft Punk Perform With Arcade Fire At Coachella

Anyone who thought they saw Daft Punk during Arcade Fire’s set at Coachella last night (April 20), we’re sorry to tell you, you were punk’d.

04/21/2014

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Woman Dies After Collapsing at Coachella of ‘Apparent Drug Overdose’

“We’re testing to find out whether drugs or alcohol are involved in the death,” Sgt. Curt James of the Riverside County sheriff-coroner’s office said.

04/21/2014

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10 Women Who Should Headline Coachella In 2015

Coachella’s got a woman problem. We got the answer.

04/16/2014

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At Coachella Pharrell Gets By With a Little Help From His Friends

Pharrell Williams used his solo set as a career-spanning showcase, touching on his string of chart-topping collaborative hits from last year (namely Daft Punk’s “Get Lucky” and Robin Thicke’s “Blurred Lines”) to a show-stopping revue of his chart history

04/14/2014

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Coachella 2014: Stream Festival Via YouTube

Want to see all the sights and hear all the sounds of Coachella but can’t make it out to Indio, Calif., this weekend or next? The festival has you covered.

04/11/2014

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New Music To Know: 6 Acts to See At Coachella

At this point, everyone knows who’s headlining Coachella, but what about those acts playing the early hours of the festival?

04/10/2014

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Coachella 2014 Lineup: OutKast, Muse, Arcade Fire, Lorde, Skrillex

After months of rumors and conjecture, it’s official: Coachella 2014 will be headlined by Arcade Fire, Muse and a reunited Outkast.

01/08/2014

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Vampire Weekend And Steve Buscemi Get Awkward In Hilarious New Video

Vampire Weekend and actor Steve Buscemi have been spending a lot of time together lately, with Buscemi slated to direct the band’s live webcast from New York’s Roseland Ballroom on April 28. In advance of […]

04/29/2013

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Yeah Yeah Yeahs Rule Coachella’s 2013 Kick-Off

“Friday night!” It was a refrain Karen O, the extravagant frontwoman of resurgent New York art-rock heroes the Yeah Yeah Yeahs repeated throughout the band’s triumphant main stage performance that highlighted the first night of […]

04/15/2013

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Style Files: Jessie Ware’s Coachella Looks

Jessie Ware made her Coachella debut not once but twice this weekend: in her own Sunday afternoon set and during the set of British electronic duo Disclosure, when she popped on stage to sing along […]

04/15/2013

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Ben Gibbard Talks Nostalgia As Postal Service Reunite At Coachella

What’s wrong with a little nostalgia if it makes you feel good? Over the weekend at Coachella we saw a few nostalgia fueled reunions — the return of the Wu Tang Clan on Sunday night, […]

04/15/2013

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Style Files: Coachella Fashion Inspirations

Summer music festival season officially kicks off this weekend as Coachella gets underway. While you might be ready to rock, you might not be ready to pack. For the last minute fashionistas out there, or […]

04/12/2013

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Style Files: Christian Joy On Costuming Karen O of Yeah Yeah Yeahs

All the eye-catching and elaborate costumes you’ve seen Karen O of the Yeah Yeah Yeahs wear onstage since the beginning of the band were created by her friend and design compatriot Christian Joy. In this edition of […]

04/11/2013

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Radio.com Essentials: Phoenix’s Long Road To Coachella Headliner

At first Phoenix might have seemed like an unlikely choice to headline this year’s Coachella Festival, but the combination of great songs and a stellar live show proves the band is more than ready for top billing. We explore in this episode of Radio.com Essentials.

04/11/2013

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Radio.com Essentials: Ben Howard Strums His Way Into The Spotlight

Ben Howard may not be a household name just yet, but a big tour with Mumford & Sons, two BRIT Awards for Best Male Solo Artist and British Breakthrough Act and a slot at this […]

04/11/2013

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Vampire Weekend Reveal Two New Songs, ‘Diane Young’ And ‘Step’

After debuting new music live at their concert at SXSW last week, Vampire Weekend have revealed their first single, “Diane Young.” The band performed at Stubb’s BBQ on the last night of the music festival, […]

03/19/2013

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Phoenix Adds 71 Bonus Tracks To Deluxe Version Of ‘Bankrupt!’

Artists adding extra songs onto deluxe editions of full-length albums is nothing new, but French band Phoenix have taken the practice to an extreme on Bankrupt!, their forthcoming new album set for release on April […]

03/15/2013

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Coachella Festival Grows

Just when you thought the Southern California festival couldn’t get any larger, Coachella promoters Goldenvoice have announced a series of intimate concerts featuring a wide variety of festival artists performing at intimate venues around event […]

02/26/2013

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Billboard YouTube Overhaul: Baauer’s “Harlem Shake” Tops New Hot 100

In a surprising move, it was announced this week that Billboard and Nielsen have changed the methodology which determines the Hot 100 singles chart by including authorized YouTube views in the equation. The long-standing music […]

02/22/2013

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Phoenix Plot North American West Coast Tour

Launching their 2013 return with a headlining slot at Coachella and the imminent release of a new album, French band Phoenix has announced a string of dates along the west coast of North American leading […]

02/06/2013

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10 Reasons Why The Coachella 2013 Line-Up Is Better Than You Think

While immediate opinions have been decidedly mixed regarding this year’s Coachella line-up (which is to be expected, given the tsunami of rumors that had both the Rolling Stones and Daft Punk as virtual locks this […]

01/28/2013

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Coachella 2013 Line-Up Announced

After weeks of mounting anticipation, the line-up for Coachella 2013 has been revealed. Nostalgia reigns, with a slew of reunions including ‘90s Brit-pop heroes Blur and the Stone Roses, electronic pioneers New Order, hip-hop legends […]

01/25/2013

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Phoenix Releases New Album Title With Seizure-Inducing Website Teaser

Phoenix, the critically acclaimed French band that broke out big-time with their 2009 full-length, Wolfgang Amadeus Phoenix, recently announced their imminent return with a new album scheduled for release in April of this year. Now […]

01/17/2013

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Foster The People Release Music Video For “Houdini”

We learned during Coachella that anything is possible to bring a deceased musician to life. While Foster the People aren’t reinvented as holograms in this video, they might as well be.

04/26/2012

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Azealia Banks Starts A Fire At Coachella

Azealia Banks is a precocious fusion of rapid-fire rhyme spitting, mermaid hair, and club-ready fashion and her sets are often influenced if not mirrored by the ’90s rave sound.

04/23/2012

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Katy Perry Moves On To A New Man, Florence + the Machine Guitarist Robert Ackroyd

During the final weekend of the Coachella Music Festival in California, Katy Perry started up the relationship rumor mill yet again. This time it’s not a supermodel, but a band member of Florence + the Machine.

04/23/2012

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Rihanna’s Personal Vacation Photos

Rihanna went on vacation in January to Hawaii. Last night she posted 169 personal vacation photos to her official facebook page. See the photos…

04/17/2012

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Celeb Sightings At Coachella: Ke$ha, Katy Perry, Lindsay Lohan And More

The Coachella Valley Music & Arts Festival is a short drive from Los Angeles and its proximity leads to the appearance of many celebrities — from the predictable to the completely unexpected. This year was […]

04/17/2012

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David Hasselhoff Attends Coachella, Drives Around In KITT

For the fifth year in a row, David Hasselhoff attended Coachella. This year though, he received a few surprises. Upon his arrival, festival producer Bill Fold gave The Hoff a car to drive around the grounds. This wasn’t just any car. He was handed the keys to KITT, the Trans-Am made famous in the 1982 Knight Rider TV series in which Hasselhoff starred.

04/16/2012

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Rihanna, Katy Perry Party At Coachella, Express Love For Tupac

Without question, Dr. Dre and Snoop Dogg delivered the most star-studded set of the Coachella weekend complete with a holographic Tupac Shakur. What seemed like an endless line of celebrities lined the exit rows and center mix position. Rihanna, perched on the shoulders of a security guard, bounced to the beat while seemingly enjoying herself.

04/16/2012

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