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Gesaffelstein flips bird to Coachella’s set time limit

The word on the street is that Gesaffelstein‘s two Coachella performances will be his last live festival sets ever. Sunday’s set in the Mojave tent nailed home the thought that this should be sad news for everyone. Providing one of the best light shows of the entire weekend, Gesaffestein’s crowd was serviceable considering many people […]

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Run the Jewels bump Coachella, joined by Zack de la Rocha and Travis Barker

Run the Jewels have been lighting the world on fire the past year and Coachella wasn’t any different for the hip-hop duo on Saturday. The Mojave tent was packed with avid hip-hop fans needing to throw some middle fingers in the air. El-P and Killer Mike had a couple of surprises up their sleeves, like […]

Tycho an impressive counter in Mojave to main stage finishers at Coachella

Scott Hansen has grown Tycho considerably as a live performance over the years, and Saturday night at Coachella he put up quite a fight in the Mojave tent as Jack White raged on the main stage. Those that opted to skip at least part of White’s gritty rock set were treated to a tantalizing performance […]

Jungle proves to be one of Saturday’s best feel-good performances at Coachella

Jungle had one of the shorter mid-day sets Saturday at Coachella, but damn was it sweet. The London soul band’s set had the Mojave tent jumping and throwing their hands in the air. There were pockets all throughout the crowd of people dancing in a circle, taking turns showing their best moves. Even though “Busy […]

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Ryn Weaver proves the buzz is real in Coachella set

Ryn Weaver — photo courtesy of Coachella Dressed in her finest desert festival gear, rising pop star Ryn Weaver made the most of her early Saturday set time in Coachella’s Mojave tent. A nice breeze blew through the crowd — which quadrupled in size from the beginning to the end of her charismatic performance. Performing […]

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Sylvan Esso crank up the heat at Coachella in Mojave tent

Electronic duo Sylvan Esso helped welcome Coachella’s audience as they were still arriving on Friday after a raucous early set at the Mojave tent. Nick Sanborn was a magician on his gear as he mixed vocalist Amelia Meath’s vocals live as she sang them. The two were able to get people dancing to their song […]

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Lykke Li helps Coachella feel all their feels, and also covers Drake

“No Rest for the Wicked” could be the tagline to Coachella, but it was also a song that indie pop star Lykke Li used to help kick off her emotional rollercoaster of a set on Friday at the Mojave tent Lykke Li is an immensely talented songwriter and one of today’s best at tackling heartbreak, […]