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  1. Thread: U2 2015

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    Re: U2 2015

    I thought it was *ok*. Not bad, not something I'd object to listening to, but not something that makes me go 'wow'. But that's been true of everything they've released for almost 20 years. :)

    I'd...
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    Re: The Official Procrastinator's Camping Group Thread

    Yeah, ibuprofane, the lesson i've learned is that buying for you crashes my computer. :)
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    Re: The Official Procrastinator's Camping Group Thread

    The fact that that link works is disturbing - it says there's a massive gaping hole in the software architecture. :{

    I was amused to encounter a different bug:

    I had multiple windows up, some...
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    Re: The Official Procrastinator's Camping Group Thread

    (a) I got a ticket.

    (b) I got two tickets for Dan. :)
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    Re: The Official Procrastinator's Camping Group Thread

    Shara + Ryan are going to try to get tickets, too.
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    Re: The Official Procrastinator's Camping Group Thread

    Everyone in the group wants to make sure that we're all buying for the same weekend. It would be awkward if half of us think we're buying for Weekend 1 and half think we're buying for Weekend 2. :)
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    Re: The Official Procrastinator's Camping Group Thread

    YES
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    Re: The Official Procrastinator's Camping Group Thread

    I have his info for that purpose, yes. :)
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    Re: Coachella 2014 Bootlegs

    Mogwai! woot, thank you! :)
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    Re: Coachella 2014 Bootlegs

    I've not seen any, no. :{
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    Re: The Official Procrastinator's Camping Group Thread

    *laugh*

    i'm not convinced this is possible. :P
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    Re: Coachella 2014 Bootlegs

    That's one of the frustrating things about these webcast rips -- they're *huge*, so much bigger than the converted .flacs would be.
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    Re: Coachella 2014 Bootlegs

    Dimeadozen has very, very strict rules intended to prevent leeching - when you start to download you have to have a .25 share ratio or it won't let you connect to the torrent. (The details are a bit...
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    Re: Coachella 2014 Bootlegs

    Menikmati, I don't think I can express how grateful I am for all you have done in the way of recording and uploading over the years.

    If I ever run into you at Coachella, I would love to hang out...
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    Re: Coachella 2014 Bootlegs

    Depends on the client. Vuze allows you to force seed.

    I had a problem with this this year as i'd let my account lapse through inactivity since last year, meaning I have to rebuild share ratio from...
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    Re: 2014 Videos - Sets In Full Only (Rips)

    (I was there in the very front for this, about three rows behind the bar)

    It really was.

    There was something about their entire set which was incredibly endearing, but the ending just kicked...
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    Re: The Official Procrastinator's Camping Group Thread

    Hi lucy42,

    it was nice meeting you too, and I'm glad you had fun with us. :)

    it snowed here, as well. It's *the middle of April*. WTF?
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    Re: The Official Procrastinator's Camping Group Thread

    The worst conflict for me is the one between Mogwai and Galantis/Darkside; all three of them were 'must see' listed for me.

    Zedd and Caravan Palance is also *irritating* --- I'm not sure which...
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    Re: The Official Procrastinator's Camping Group Thread

    Can you send the list to me via FB or email, please? :) I'm leaving for the airplane in 20 mins and will not have reliable forum access thereafter. :{
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    Re: Onsite Camping map 2014

    In previous years they also had a set on the southernmost edge.
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    Re: Onsite Camping map 2014

    Lot 10 sorta gets shafted for showers in this map. :{
  22. Re: (Santa Cruz) - LIB Pre-Party Santa Cruz Pre-Party w/ Paper Diamond, Sweater Beat

    As someone who lived in Santa Cruz for more than a dozen years ... Santa Cruz isn't southern california, it's northern california!
  23. Re: Craft Bews at Coachella 2014...Let's Start Some Rumors

    It's not clear to me if this is the fault of the *store* or the *distributor*.

    A friend of mine runs the beer program at a local restaurant, and apparently he has had (on rare and memorable...
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    Re: Leaving Coachella for 10 AM exam :(

    Yah. The people who drove out at 2am were pretty hosed by that. Leaving at 6.30am, on the other hand, was fine.
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    Re: The Official Procrastinator's Camping Group Thread

    Last year the Ralphs around the corner from the venue sold fat tire in cans! :)
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    Re: The Official Procrastinator's Camping Group Thread

    What are you doing with your free Wednesday?
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    Re: The Official Procrastinator's Camping Group Thread

    "cold".

    The lowest *low* temperature there is higher than the highest high temperature here since October or so. Southern California is ... unique. :)
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    Re: The Official Procrastinator's Camping Group Thread

    Trentemoeller at Coachella, the last time they were there, was *incredible*. I can't wait to see them again. :)
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    Re: Leaving Coachella for 10 AM exam :(

    I've taken an exam in San Francisco at 6.30pm after driving back from Coachella; that wasn't bad. A friend of mine drove back to Santa Monica to take a test at 10am last year, and it seems to have...
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    Re: Leaving Coachella for 10 AM exam :(

    My experience is this should be fine. I've never experienced the "early morning horror stories"; there's sometimes a backup inside the campgrounds but it isn't bad, and once you're out on the street...
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    Re: The Official Procrastinator's Camping Group Thread

    Caravan Palace will deliver. That was awesome. :)
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    Re: The Official Procrastinator's Camping Group Thread

    One of my favorite sets at Coachella was 'Trampled by Turtles', with a massive rocking pit at 1pm on the mainstage. :)
  33. Re: What time should I leave Monday to get to LAX by noon?

    Yeah, as much as it sucks, I agree with Kindoy.

    * there's a bit of a backlog leaving the campgrounds in the morning, and you don't want to get stuck in that.
    * rush hour traffic can be terrible...
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    Re: The Official Procrastinator's Camping Group Thread

    They're on my list. I'm expecting them to be early on Sunday, something I've historically had a problem with. You wanting to go *greatly* increases my likelihood of getting into the venue early...
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    Re: The Official Procrastinator's Camping Group Thread

    Yes, they were. :) I was a huge fan of their album Happy Songs for Happy People. They exist in a similar musical space in my mind to M83, Trentemoeller, and Matmos, all of whom I've seen and enjoyed...
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    Re: The Official Procrastinator's Camping Group Thread

    So who's on your list? :)

    I have to admit I only knew two of the ones on mine before I started researching this year's bands. But that's part of the joy of the festival, for me. :)
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    Re: Carrying on a Canopy?

    They'll make you check it. Every canopy I've seen is too large to fit in most overhead bins, and even if not, it'll take up the entire overhead bin, which is a problem on most flights.
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    Re: The Official Procrastinator's Camping Group Thread

    Caravan Palace would be on there, but I'm seeing them tonight. :)
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    Re: The Official Procrastinator's Camping Group Thread

    Gareth Emery
    Wye Oak
    Broken Bells

    Mogwai
    Galantis
    Kid Cudi

    Bombino
    John Newman
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    Re: The Official Procrastinator's Camping Group Thread

    If Skrillex is closing the mainstage and Headhunterz is closing the Sahara, I may be back in the campgrounds drinking by midnight.
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    Re: The Official Procrastinator's Camping Group Thread

    I saw them at Outside Lands, whichever year they played there. They weren't bad, but I'm not all that excited about them again. On the other hand, they're likely playing opposite Empire of the Sun...
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    Re: Schedule info..

    I don't understand why you would think that.

    I've never seen the schedule come out before Tuesday morning the week of. Tuesday evening, or Wednesday morning, are more likely.
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    Re: The Official Procrastinator's Camping Group Thread

    *laugh*

    In 2011, ibuprofane's canopy didn't survive the storm. I was moving to NYC (from CA) and so was happy to give him mine.

    In 2013, ibuprofane's canopy (that had been mine) didn't survive...
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    Re: The Official Procrastinator's Camping Group Thread

    *laugh* it's just in the last couple of days that i've come to believe that my flight out won't get called on account of snowstorm.
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    Re: The not-so-good news: Food and drink prices?

    There have been rumors floating for years of a plan to switch festival vending to be credit card linked to the RFID chip in the wristbands, but it never seems to pan out.

    Water is $2. Heineken is...
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    Re: The Official Procrastinator's Camping Group Thread

    I'm somewhat coming away with the impression that I should be getting a car camping pass and offering it to a pass-less person who wants to join.
  47. Re: Now That You've Done Some Research, You're Top 5 Must Sees Each Day of 2014

    I was, the first time I saw them. But they've been an option *so many times* that it's hard to raise more than a yawn.
  48. Re: Now That You've Done Some Research, You're Top 5 Must Sees Each Day of 2014

    Still working on Sunday.

    Friday:

    * Wye Oak
    * Broken Bells
    * Gareth Emery
    * Bastille
    * the Afghan Whigs
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    Re: The Official Procrastinator's Camping Group Thread

    Yay! :) Thank you. :) I'll look forward to the ride.

    I'll be staying in a hotel right off the 60 on Central Ave. in Chino. (It's the outer range of walking-with-pack distance from the Ontario...
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    Re: The Official Procrastinator's Camping Group Thread

    The software really doesn't want to let me reply with quote, sadly. :{

    I'm agnostic as to start time on Thursday. If someone can pick me up in Ontario or Riverside (my flight comes in Weds, and...
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