E. explains why she skipped the Desert Trip, in spite of a) her love of the desert, b) her love of music, c) her love of Coachella, d) her perpetual infatuation with "the cute Beatle," and e) her deep admiration for Paul Tollett & crew.Read More
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I’m sitting in a bar in Dallas with a thumb war challenge staring me down. Now, I love me some good warring challenges but the loser has to eat a full box of Bacon & Cheese Crickets (a real thing in Texas) and this has my brain and intestines spinning. This is not going to mix well with my vodka...Read More
Why You Shouldn’t Feel Bad About Not Getting Tickets to Desert Trip (Or Why You’re a Sucker if You Did)
Paul Tollett has created a monumental event featuring an unprecedented collection of rock and roll royalty. But it’s a mockery of a sham...Read More
You have to give Paul Tollett credit. He not only created Coachella but curates who we see every year. It’s the first festival of the year and it’s a beautiful event. Goldenvoice (GV) is on their game 24/7 and they set the tone and artist schedule for everything that happens for the year in every festival in North America and beyond. Don't believe me? Look at LCD Soundsystem...Read More
Coachella is special for a lot of reasons. It’s worth your time, dollars, attention. This festival has turned into the benchmark for all others. EVERY festival copies what Coachella will do this year and the next five. They set the standard.Read More