Indio (California)

  • Blogs

    July 24, 2013

    Which Music Festivals Are Dirtiest?

    Our music feature this week focuses on the environmental impact of music festivals, which tend to be--surprise, surprise--ecologically problematic. For the piece we talked with Tucker Gumber. Known on his blog as The Festival Guy, he goes to just about every festival imaginable. In fact, he's been ... More >>

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    January 25, 2013

    Coachella 2013 Lineup Announced

    After countless rumors, false starts, and fakes, the ACTUAL, REAL DEAL, NO BULLSHIT Coachella Lineup has finally been announced. And, no, the Rolling Stones aren't headlining. But you already knew that. So who is? These are your Coachella headliners: Stone Roses and Blur the first night, Phoenix the ... More >>

  • Music

    September 14, 2011

    Anthrax and Joey Belladonna Keep It In the Family

    How the band and its once and current singer were caught in an emotional mosh

  • Music

    September 8, 2010

    Live from Insane Clown Posse's Gathering of the Juggalos

    Revenge of the losers! Or, what it's like at a four-day reunion of 'the most misunderstood people of all time'

  • Blogs

    July 22, 2010

    Avast: The Specials' Central Park SummerStage Show Is Cancelled

    ​Been a lousy summer for visa-issue concert cancellations, from Joao Gilberto to Buena Vista Social Club to any dancehall star you'd care to name. Your latest casualties: ska titans the Specials, who've scotched their August 22 SummerStage gig far in advance, at least. The full statement below ... More >>

  • Music

    November 17, 2009

    West Africa Story: Fela! on Broadway

    A fantastic new musical will soon find out just how fantastic it has to be to survive

  • Blogs

    August 4, 2009

    Ambiguous All Points West 2009 Attendance Figures Announced

    Rebecca Smeyne​The attendance numbers are in for this year's All Points West. The festival drew 71,500 people over three days, according to APW promoter Paul Tollett, down 4000 from last year. In an interview with the New York Times, Tollett chalks the inferior numbers up to the weather, which ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 20, 2009

    Coachella 2009, By The Numbers

    David AtlasLeonard Cohen: hymnal, transcendant Clubs editor Stacey Anderson sojourned in Indio, California this past weekend for Coachella. She already covered the frantic play-by-play over at our Twitter, so we asked her to wrap-up the festival with a by-the-numbers guide to her three days in the ... More >>

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    August 10, 2008

    All Points West: Beginners Luck? Probably not.

    photo by Rebecca Smeyne This is APW's inaugural year, so I expected a few missteps, but, aside from the alcohol thing, I've been pleasantly impressed. Shit is running smoothly. Lines at the food booths are long, but move quickly. I haven't encountered a line at the numerous clusters of porta-pottie ... More >>

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    April 28, 2008

    The Obligatory Coachella Photo Post

    St. Vincent celebrated Prince's headlining set by turning into Jennifer Beales. Coachella Friday, April 25 through Sunday, April 27 all photos by Timothy Norris