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The Weird and the Wonderful: Our List of Stagecoach Acts You Won't Want to Miss

The Weird and the Wonderful: Our List of Stagecoach Acts You Won't Want to Miss

Wednesday, April 26, 2017  |  Brian Blueskye

The first Stagecoach Country Music Festival was back in 2007—meaning this is the 10th anniversary of the country companion to Coachella.

There are a lot of familiar names on the bill this year … and there are some serious oddities, too. To help attendees plan, I’ve come up with a list of acts I certa...

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Live: Car Seat Headrest at Pappy and Harriet's, April 20-21

Live: Car Seat Headrest at Pappy and Harriet's, April 20-21

Wednesday, April 26, 2017  |  Guillermo Prieto

Pappy and Harriet’s, per usual, was the place to be for people who wanted to catch Coachella 2017 acts without having to battle large crowds and traffic.

Last Thursday, Pappy’s hosted a Coachella act doubleheader, and staffers had their hands full ushering the outdoor Future Islands fans out of Pappy...

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Coachella 2017: The Three Local Participants Reflect on the Experience—and the Career Boost the Festival Offers

Coachella 2017: The Three Local Participants Reflect on the Experience—and the Career Boost the Festival Offers

Tuesday, April 25, 2017  |  Brian Blueskye

It’s become a fantastic tradition for local bands to perform at Coachella, and this year, three local groups got their moment in the spotlight—or, rather, moments in the Gobi Tent.

Kayves, a Tachevah finalist, played on Friday. The Yip Yops, which played a set to a packed house at The Hood Bar and Pi...

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Live: Glass Animals and Jagwar Ma at Pappy and Harriet's, April 19

Live: Glass Animals and Jagwar Ma at Pappy and Harriet's, April 19

Tuesday, April 25, 2017  |  Guillermo Prieto

The Glass Animals played through the pain to turn in a wonderful in-between-Coachella-weekends show at Pappy and Harriet’s on Wednesday, April 19.

Jagwar Ma warmed things up with a well-received set, highlighted by the song “Come Save Me.” Jagwar Ma is a blended swirl of delight, mixing EDM with live...

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Master of the Mustang Tent: Renowned Cowboy Poet Waddie Mitchell Returns to Stagecoach—to Emcee, Not Perform

Master of the Mustang Tent: Renowned Cowboy Poet Waddie Mitchell Returns to Stagecoach—to Emcee, Not Perform

Tuesday, April 25, 2017  |  Brian Blueskye

A poet at Stagecoach? Yes, indeed.

Renowned cowboy poet Waddie Mitchell will be returning to Stagecoach to serve as the Mustang Tent’s emcee for the entire weekend, April 28-30. Mitchell, who has recorded eight albums, is known for his poems such as “Story With a Moral,” “The Bristlecone Pine,” “The ...

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Coachella 2017, Weekend 2, Day 3: New Order Offers a Dance Vibe; T.S.O.L. Represents Punk Proudly

Coachella 2017, Weekend 2, Day 3: New Order Offers a Dance Vibe; T.S.O.L. Represents Punk Proudly

Monday, April 24, 2017  |  Brian Blueskye

Since its inception in 1999, Coachella has continued to evolve—to the point where it’s now one of the most well-known festivals in the world.

This year, it went through a large evolutionary step: The capacity went from 99,000 people to 125,000. The site was also reorganized, with the Outdoor Stage an...

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