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    Re: Austin City Limits Music Festival 2014

    That's a great attitude and it definitely leads to discoveries. It's just not worth it to me to trek all the way out there if there's really not even one band I'm dying to see that day, and get more...
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    Re: Outside Lands 2014

    Good tips.

    Enter the main stage area from the right. The walkway is divided so that the left side has far less space and basically none of the rail directly in front of the artist.

    Also, take...
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    Re: Upcoming Shows

    Yes. Glad you found all the hassle worth the trip. I actually really enjoyed the slow middle section with the piano and what seemed to be requests. Great crowd that actually was quiet and paid...
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    Re: Upcoming Shows

    I'd never listened to Nick Cave or even heard of him before Push the Sky Away came out, and I missed Sunday at Coachella last year when he played, but after seeing him last night in Austin I can...
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    Re: Guess The 2015 Lineup A Year In Advance

    The Cure / Beyonce / with Foo Fighters or Tool would be pretty cool and close to ideal.

    Is Massive Attack big enough in the U.S. to headline Coachella? I honestly don't know enough about them.
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    Re: Austin City Limits Music Festival 2014

    The Saturday lineup is just awful. It's stuffed full of predictable mainstream crap (Lana, Skrillex, Major Lazer, Icona Pop, Lorde) and some mediocre indie stuff that isn't particularly interesting...
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    Re: NIN tour dates

    Good. Soundgarden to get the energy up, and NIN to leave you in awe.
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    Re: Outside Lands 2014

    I left the park right when Nine Inch Nails finished at 10 and headed to the Indy. Missed Cherub opening but saw all of Yeasayer's set, I think they went on around 11 or maybe a little after.

    If...
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    Re: Austin City Limits Music Festival 2014

    Hmm...that blows. Although if it means a Jagwar Ma show at Emo's sooner rather than later, I'm down for a reasonable exchange.
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    Re: Fun Fun Fun Fest 2014

    I was kind of looking forward to laying on the Auditorium Shores lawn at night listening to Death Cab...oh well. They're nothing amazing.
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    Re: Pemberton 2014

    Boourns is right, St. Vincent is fucking great and if you haven't seen her, you should NOT miss her for a band like Modest Mouse.
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    Re: Upcoming Shows

    Hopefully she's filling that month-long gap from mid-August to mid-September in her U.S. tour dates with a bunch more. She needs to come play ACL Live.
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    Re: Roskilde Festival 2014

    Jack White replaced Drake.

    Headliners of the year award?
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    Re: (Mostly) complete concert history

    Alejandro Escovedo – ACL Live, 1/11
    Tennis w/ Poor Moon – The Parish, 1/15
    Wild Feathers w/ Saints of Valory – Stubb’s Indoor, 1/22
    Disclosure w/ Vic Mensa – Stubb’s, 1/31
    Darkside – Emo’s 1/31...
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    Arctic Monkeys' show in October at the small(er) hockey arena here in suburbia is selling horribly. Tickets are still available in every section including floor GA. Don't know why they thought they'd...
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    Re: Upcoming Shows

    Fitzgerald's in Houston, not Dallas.
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    Re: Voodoo Experience 2014

    I don't care who or who doesn't appreciate Arctic Monkeys. I'm allowed to have an opinion about them and I stated it. I never found anything about their music that stood out or seemed unique in any...
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    Re: Upcoming Shows

    Phantogram opening for Broken Bells in small to mid-sized venues? Interesting.
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    Re: Voodoo Experience 2014

    Yup, boring. They were boring opening for The Black Keys in 2012, and they were boring at Free Press last year. Fast paced songs doesn't make the music interesting.
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    Re: Upcoming Shows

    Phantogram

    Sept. 4 Pomona, Calif., Fox Theater Pomona
    Sept. 13 New York, N.Y., JBL Live at Pier 97
    Sept. 28 Boulder, Colo., Boulder Theater
    Sept. 29 Denver, Colo., Ogden Theatre
    Sept....
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    Re: Voodoo Experience 2014

    This lineup would be completely horrible if Foo Fighters weren't picking up the slack.

    OutKast - they won't care by November
    Arctic Monkeys - boring
    Skrillex - nothing needs to be said

    The...
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    Index Festival 2014

    Index Festival, held in the Deep Ellum arts district of Dallas, TX, will be expanding from 2 to 3 days in 2014 for its third year. They just released the first 1/3 of the lineup last night. Not bad...
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    Re: Upcoming Shows

    Also this:

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    Re: Austin City Limits Music Festival 2014

    Paul McCartney's Dallas show that was supposed to be next week was rescheduled for the Monday after Weekend 2 of ACL. God, October is going to be insane.
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    Re: Outside Lands 2014

    Well they're playing a mid-afternoon set at Bonnaroo, so good luck with that, Alex.
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    Re: White. Jack White.

    That Jack White setlist just doubled my excitement to see him at Free Press in Houston on Sunday. It'll be interesting to see which songs he chooses to cut since he has a 90-minute set and that show...
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    Re: Worst Perfomance?

    yeah Jagwar Ma was incredible...
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    Re: Upcoming Shows

    I skipped Bombay Bicycle Club at Coachella because I had a ticket to see them a couple weeks ago, but I ended up not feeling well that night and bailing on the show. How was their Coachella set?
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    Re: Fun Fun Fun Fest 2014

    I got 4 right: Neutral Milk Hotel, Death Cab, Gardens & Villa, and Run the Jewels
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    Re: Upcoming Shows

    Geez that's a tight schedule. 8 shows in 5 cities in 10 days? I hope they have some energy left for Austin!
  31. Re: Valley Music Travel - Hotel Package... Which one!?!

    Those packages are a rip-off. The Renaissance package is $2,499.

    You can book a room for 3 nights at the Renaissance for 300/night right now, and get 2 GA tickets for 750-800 = $1,700 max.
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    I never liked The Strokes and hope they don't return. I doubt they play Coachella next year. Interpol seems likely though.

    Julian Casablancas was the worst thing I've heard at Coachella. Dear....
  33. Re: Courtney Love wants Hole reunion at Coachella

    Accompanied my mom to see her last year. It was actually pretty good. She's gotten her shit together in concert - a bit. She did a great cover of 'Gold Dust Woman'. But she cut the encore short...
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    Re: Top 5 Bands You Haven't Seen Live

    U2
    Prince
    Tom Petty & the Heartbreakers
    AC/DC
    Heart
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    Re: Upcoming Shows

    I saw him open for Grizzly Bear at Stubbs a year ago...really enjoyed it.
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    Re: Fun Fun Fun Fest 2014

    Neutral Milk Hotel and Nas? Already quite pleased with that early bird decision. :)
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    Re: 2015 Advance Sale Friday May 16th at 10am

    Direct link to buy W2 passes. Thanks Reddit.
    https://coachella-weekend2.frontgatetickets.com/event/mdykvbac5miqe8k6
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    Re: Outside Lands 2014

    Last year I went to Tallest Man on Earth, and Yeasayer w/ Cherub. Not bad :)
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    Re: Upcoming Shows

    What are the chances of War on Drugs playing Coachella next year? I don't know that I want to pay to see them at Stubb's.
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    Re: Upcoming Shows

    St. Vincent will definitely not be doing the same type of performance opening for the Black Keys. I guarantee she will put the focus on blowing the arena away with her superb and unique style of...
  41. Thread: Chet Faker

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    Re: Chet Faker

    Was really looking forward to this show at the Parish in Austin on 6/7, but I got an email today that the entire tour is canceled, refunds are being issued, and no news of rescheduled dates at this...
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    Re: Fun Fun Fun Fest 2014

    Little Dragon, yes please! They are playing Houston in a month so maybe they're skipping Austin due to FFF? :)
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    Re: Outside Lands 2014

    What did you think of that show? I saw him at a theater in Austin a couple years and was absolutely blown away, but the show at Bimbo's just felt decent in comparison, nothing life-changing or...
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    Re: Outside Lands 2014

    Seriously, I've seen them twice and I'm over it for a good while.
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    Re: Austin City Limits Music Festival 2014

    Except that people still sit in their fucking chairs past the chair line and nobody stops them. We should group shame them.
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    Re: Fun Fun Fun Fest 2014

    I don't give a shit and I never said AF is going to play FFF. Just questioning guedita's contractual certainty.
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    Re: Worst Perfomance?

    Julian Casablancas was fucking horrendous. What was that shit? I left after the first song with a look on my face directed towards the people that were staying for the next song that was a mixture of...
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    Re: Fun Fun Fun Fest 2014

    Why would GV give a shit if they play a festival 7 months after Coachella that isn't even announcing its lineup until a full month after said Coachella?
  49. Thread: The National

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    Re: The National

    Seriously. They could do it next year.
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    Re: Show Posters

    So glad I got one of those National posters too! They will have 100 more each night, 300 total.
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