Articles tagged coachella

Guns N’ Roses Crush Coachella to Reclaim Rock Crown

There’s a rejuvenating energy which can overcome the soul and truly make one feel 25 years younger. And then there’s the tunes. GNR wrote great songs and they continue to resonate with a timeless quality.

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Between N.W.A’s Rock Hall Induction and His Coachella Set, Ice Cube Doesn’t Mince Words

Ice Cube opens up about his career moves and why rap is just as rock and roll as anything else.

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Axwell /\ Ingrosso Move on From the End of Swedish House Mafia to Festival Glory (video)

Swedish House Mafia may have unplugged the turntables back in 2013, but members Axwell and Sebastian Ingrosso haven't stopped raising the roof at festivals worldwide, as these recent video performances from Coachella and Ultra attest.

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Jack White at Coachella signals a respect for musical tradition combined with an eagerness to evolve

It may be the most scrutinized typographical matter in music: how large each act’s name appears on the poster announcing the lineup for the annual Coachella Valley Music and Arts Festival.

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Coachella 2011, or How I Learned to Stop Worrying and Love Heatstroke

I wouldn’t change a thing about Coachella. Even the stuff that irritated me.

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18 Apr 2011 // 7:08 AM

Coachella show the latest turn in the revival of Duran Duran

LOS ANGELES — Duran Duran — the seminal 1980s music outfit that emerged from Birmingham, England, to dominate the global pop scene with cinematic music videos for

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18 Apr 2011 // 6:09 AM

Young acts supply most of star power at Coachella

INDIO, Calif. — As the U.K. folk-revival quartet Mumford & Sons, all of whom are in their early 20s, stared out on the 70,000 people or

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12 Apr 2011 // 6:08 AM

British pop singer Eliza Doolittle’s sunny style

LOS ANGELES — Get ready to grow accustomed to this face. Eliza Doolittle, who will perform at the Coachella Valley Music and Arts Festival on April 15,

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20 Apr 2010 // 6:55 AM

California’s most celebrated music festival signs a long-term lease

INDIO, Calif. — The Empire Polo Fields are 90 acres of pristine green in a land of craggy brown and represent a field of dreams for music

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19 Apr 2010 // 4:15 AM

A Coachella state of mind

INDIO, Calif. — Jay-Z’s most talked about Coachella performance might not have been his headlining set on Friday. Though the rapper’s triumphant hit parade

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15 Apr 2010 // 7:45 AM

Coachella festival thrives as other parts of the music industry falter

LOS ANGELES — The big question heading into last year’s Coachella Valley Music & Arts Festival was whether the event would survive the recession. This

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14 Apr 2009 // 3:23 AM

Coachella turns 10, amid the usual rumors, grumbling

Every year it’s the same thing. Speculation starts well before Christmas, and soon Paul Tollett and his team at concert promoter Goldenvoice must fend

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Coachella ‘09: Let the rumors fly but let the Smiths talk die

Rumors about the next Coachella festival always start right about the time the current Coachella ends. At that point, they primarily come in this form: “

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15 Jun 2008 // 11:00 PM

Memory of a Free Festival

The carefully curated lineups at the big multiday summer music festivals promise an unforgettable experience for fans -- those who can afford to go, that is.

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Roger Waters achieves another kind of awesome at Coachella

When they release the DVD of “Coachella `08” - which all parties involved might want to consider doing by, say, September, the better for their festival-wide

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Gearing up for a different Coachella — thanks to Prince

Think of it as the Coachella that keeps creeping up on you. That’s how I’m viewing it now, anyway. THE COACHELLA VALLEY MUSIC

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18 Apr 2008 // 12:43 AM

Outdoor rock festivals are bigger and better than ever

It looked as if the demand for giant outdoor rock festivals went up in flames (literally) with Woodstock `99, the fest that notoriously became known as

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Reunions were the major theme of the three-day Coachella Valley Music and Arts Festival, which wrapped up its ninth year Sunday as one of the

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9 Apr 2007 // 6:51 AM

It’s shameful for any critic, particularly one with a steady writing gig, to admit he’s never been to South by Southwest, the Queen

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17 May 2005 // 1:00 AM

As much as turning over credit cards to a man on the side of the road appealed, we hadn't come to be saved; no, the truth we were seeking was that of rock and roll.

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//Mixed media

NYFF 2017: 'Mudbound'

// Notes from the Road

"Dee Rees’ churning and melodramatic epic follows two families in 1940s Mississippi, one black and one white, and the wars they fight abroad and at home.

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