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  1. Re: Your top five acts of Coachella 2014 (Weekend One Edition)

    This thread's been VERY helpful, but also a tad distressing to know that I can't catch all of these sets.

    Anyway, this will be the final time I'll attempt to spam the forums about my nerd project...
  2. Re: An honest discussion about how Coachella has changed. Some say for the worse.

    I can't believe (but am so so glad) that you old schoolers still exist and are still going to Coachella. With my first year being 2006, I still feel like I was late to discovering Coachella (they had...
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    Re: A Coachella app for the nerds

    For those who've entered ratings: You're awesome! Makes this nerd project worthwhile.

    Weekend 1 people: Please help us Weekend 2 people out with our conflictchella resolution by punching in some...
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    Re: Advice from Wkend 1 to Wkend2

    This topic is actually relevant to a nerd project I've been working on, which lets you tell people which set is worth catching during a conflict. Weekend 1 people can help us Weekend 2 people out by...
  5. Thread: Arcade Fire 2014

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    Re: Arcade Fire 2014

    I believe it was Preservation Hall Jazz Band that joined them at the end.
  6. Re: Did Justin Beiber really make a surprise appearance during Chance the Rapper?

    Sure, I'd like to hope that the majority of the Beliebers were NOT at Coachella. However, while this was actively taking place, I was deliberately trying to search for a single tweet NOT thinking...
  7. Re: Did Justin Beiber really make a surprise appearance during Chance the Rapper?

    I can't process which is worse: Justin Bieber getting to perform at Coachella, or everyone on Twitter saying this was the most exciting thing to happen at Coachella all weekend. This may just be the...
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    Re: The Unsung Heroes Of Coachella 2014

    Agreed.
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    A Coachella app for the nerds

    Inspired by all the geeking out going on here about the best & shittiest sets of the weekend each year, I decided to hack out an Android app that lets you rate the sets you see with a score of 1-5....
  10. Thread: San Diego Shows

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    Re: JANELLE MONAE

    Yes, I almost shed a tear that day haha. Just found out that the show got rescheduled for 1/13 though!
  11. Thread: San Diego Shows

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    JANELLE MONAE

    Janelle MonŠe @ HOB 11/6! Finally headlining a tour (about time). Lemme know if you'd like to join me in the front row.
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    Re: Is both weekends worth it?

    I did both weekends last year. Biggest perk for me was making it on the main Coachella stage during Santigold's set, seeing that she got people to hop the fence during both times ;). Second perk is...
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    Re: Janelle Monae 2013

    I can't believe it's taken her this long to come to Coachella, but HALLELUJAH!!!
  14. Thread: San Diego Shows

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    Re: San Diego Shows

    Their HOB set was also my favorite of theirs (I mean, Casbah's always pretty great, but I like how they've gotten more polished over the years). I've also wondered why Pinback's never done festivals,...
  15. Thread: San Diego Shows

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    Re: San Diego Shows

    Anyone interested in catching Blackalicious & Chali 2na (of Jurassic 5) this Sunday at Belly Up? I don't think any of my people would be interested in this show.
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    Re: Outside Lands 2012

    First saw this face rising slowly above the crowd, and it was the most awesome thing ever.

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    Re: Outside Lands 2012

    This was precisely why I've stopped flying into Lolla, no matter how good the lineup has been, how well it's been run, and how much I respect Perry Farrell. That being said, this formula was more...
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    Re: Outside Lands 2012

    Word. It's become second nature for me to scope out the least frequented porta potties, and find the easiest spots to get a decent view of the stage even when arriving late (I speak as one who didn't...
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    Re: Outside Lands 2012

    Regarding the walk from Polo Field to Twin Peaks: Yes it's pretty effin long. Being a loner this weekend sure helped a lot in that I was able to briskly make it from one side to the other in about 7...
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    Re: Outside Lands 2012

    Argh, kinda sucks knowing I prolly won't make the time to catch David Cross and Neil Patrick Harris this weekend. Lines were crazy getting into the Barbary. Maybe I can shoot for Reggie Watts though,...
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    Re: Outside Lands 2012

    Holy cow that was even colder than I expected. Since I already saw Justice twice at Coachella this year, I'm guessing it was a good call to stay for the entire Neil Young set (though I was walking...
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    Re: Outside Lands 2012

    Dude, the water's already cold down here in San Diego, so I'm not touching that shit when I'm up in SF.
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    Re: Outside Lands 2012

    I'm down. None of my Coachella crew are coming to Outside Lands this year.
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    Re: Outside Lands 2012

    While it can be hot as a bastard everywhere else in the Bay Area, the Golden Gate Park/Outside Lands region is almost always foggy and cold in August. I still managed to get sunburned (and I'm pretty...
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    Re: Lollapalooza 2012 - Perry's Pleasure Party!!!

    For those of you who care to take notes and remember your favorite sets this weekend, I got the app for you! Latest version lets you post your ratings to Facebook & Twitter.
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    Re: Your face when they announced S.S. Coachella

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    Re: Lollapalooza 2012 - Perry's Pleasure Party!!!

    And THIS is a plug for my very own app for the same contest (haha)! Whatever stuff gets put into Lollapaloozer will definitely get tossed into next year's beefed up Coacheller app. Feedback welcome!...
  28. HackLolla 2012: Lollapalooza's App Challenge

    Hey Folks,

    Lolla has launched an app contest for the second time, and voting has now begun. I had started an app a couple weeks before this year's Coachella ("Coacheller" heh), and upon hearing of...
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    Re: too many frat "bros"

    Ods & cman basically summed up my experience. This was my 7th year, and in my head, I still consider myself a "mid school" Coacheller. Sadly, in neither weekend that I had gone did I run into anyone...
  30. Re: Your top 5 performances from 2012 (weekend two edition)

    Radiohead
    Black Lips
    Le Butcherettes
    Santigold (largely because I successfully made it on stage)
    The Hives
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    Re: Who were you FRONT ROW for?????

    Le Butcherettes (top sets of both weekends).
    Then Santigold Weekend 2 after having seen her tell people to jump the fence the weekend before.
    Then Fitz->ATDI after accidentally sneaking into the...
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    Re: VIP...what does it really get you?

    I just randomly posted this in another thread:

    I had the (mis)fortune of sneaking into the Special Guests section (left front row of main stage) following the Santigold back-up dancing opportunity...
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    Re: Let's discuss the Dumb Zone

    It's refreshing to know that you old-schoolers are still out there, and have expressed my sentiments much better than I could've myself. I still consider myself mid-school (06 onward), and I was...
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    The best of the lineup results are in!

    Or are they? If you don't agree with the best and worst sets my friends and a few others have decided on (yes, one of them actually gave Radiohead a 2), then rate away, fellow nerds!...
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    Re: For all you people who like taking polls

    Duly noted. Thanks for inputting your ratings!
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    Re: Wristband Registration for 2 Weekends

    Me three. Kinda dumb that the website didn't think there'd be crazies like us who are going both weekends.
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    Re: Will they/should they push the 2 weekends back?

    Uhh, I thought the "rain" was a blessing cuz that meant no dust clouds until Sunday. Of course, to balance last weekend out, a heat wave just has to hit on Weekend 2. Triple digits baby!
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    Re: 7 Types of People at Coachella

    Your 7 categories seem more accurate for Coachella a few years back. One major category I find missing, and I found to be the plurality of attendees this year is:

    Posers

    They're basically the...
  39. Thread: Perry Farrell?

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    Perry Farrell?

    Was he hiding somewhere in the Sahara tent, or planning to go Weekend 2? I've sort of made it a tradition to sight him every year.
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    Re: Friday Writeups Go Here

    Hey y'all, I hate to be one of those people who cross-posts, but I'm hoping that those of you who enjoy sharing and reading about other people's experiences over Weekend 1 would find my site useful:...
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    For all you people who like taking polls

    I need your help! I created a site as well as an Android app last minute that lets you rate the sets with a Netflix-like score, and its value will depend entirely on your inputs. (See this for...
  42. Re: ive heard levels 5 times in the damn campground alreadyi

    Sigh every year the EDM invasion of Coachella seems to be getting worse...
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    Re: Custom Set Time Templates

    Btw this is unrelated, but possibly of interest to some of you who have Android phones and would like to rate the sets and see other people's ratings (I just finished this app at 6:30am, so no one...
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    Re: Festival pet peeves

    EDM crowd infestation
  45. Re: Got an Android phone (or not)? Wanna rate the sets?

    Duly noted.

    P.S. Don't flatter yourself ;)
  46. Got an Android phone (or not)? Wanna rate the sets?

    Hi Coachellers!

    So I've barely had time to get excited about Weekend 1 because I just spent the past week in a dungeon trying to write an app that will allow you to share how you feel about a set...
  47. Thread: Cell Charge

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    Re: Cell Charge

    My friend actually witnessed a guy stealing a phone from the charging station last year, so I wouldn't recommend leaving your phone unattended, especially if it's a smart phone.
  48. Re: The 100% Official ROBYN/ROYKSOPP @ The Hollywood Bowl Meetup Extravaganza

    Yeah, looking back on my video, I now realize that she's totally not Karin.

    And you don't know OCD until you see me at Coachella ;)
  49. Re: The 100% Official ROBYN/ROYKSOPP @ The Hollywood Bowl Meetup Extravaganza

    Still on cloud nine... emtgreg informed me that "Karin" was actually NOT Karin, but rather, someone else who sounds just like her. Those Fever Ray outfits sure had me fooled ;)
  50. Re: The 100% Official ROBYN/ROYKSOPP @ The Hollywood Bowl Meetup Extravaganza

    OMG how did I not think to find this thread earlier!

    So here's my situation:

    Like any sane music lover, I bought 2 tickets to this show the moment I heard about it like it was a no-brainer. My...
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