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  1. Thread: James

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    Re: James

    the best thing about james is that they can play a festival or a club ... I've seen them in both.

    For Coachella I'm hoping for set list inclusive of Sit Down, Born of Frustration, Sometimes and...
  2. Re: If you like ______ then you might like _______ 2012 edition

    It's actually an insult both ways, I think.
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    Re: Newly Discovered Artists.

    Love Language & Foster the People are my two discoveries so far ... Hoping for more .
  4. Thread: The Darkness

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    The Darkness

    I'm guessing that folks will find The Darkness passť at this point - but perhaps they're reuniting and perhaps there's an edge opportunity for a Coachella appearance. Or not.
  5. Re: THE BASEBALL PROJECT (Peter Buck/Steve Wynn/Scott McCaughey/Linda Pitmon)

    I believe Scott McCaughey actually prefers to be compensated in beer ...
  6. Thread: Duran Duran

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    Re: Duran Duran

    Wow, you go from zero to dick in less than two posts. Impressive, maybe we should have an award for that too.

    Look, it seems as if the argument is that DM have some sort of inherent qualitative...
  7. Re: THE BASEBALL PROJECT (Peter Buck/Steve Wynn/Scott McCaughey/Linda Pitmon)

    Insightful and additive ... hopefully your other 1,003 posts are as meaningful.

    Next!
  8. Thread: Duran Duran

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    Re: Duran Duran

    This message board is only tolerable with the appropriate libation.

    I'm not saying that buying a bunch of records delivers reputation, but I am fairly sure Duran Duran and Depeche Mode can be...
  9. Re: THE BASEBALL PROJECT (Peter Buck/Steve Wynn/Scott McCaughey/Linda Pitmon)

    Yep, if I had a label it would probably look a lot like Yep Roc ... Paul Weller, Nick Lowe, Hitchcock plus projects like the Baseball Project - doesn't seem like you could actually call that work.
  10. Thread: Duran Duran

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    Re: Duran Duran

    Agreed - in fact, that's the last record I bought. I'd like to think they had more to give past 1990 but apparently it's a sad fade into the ether for Jim Kerr.



    I am not ... I can with a...
  11. Re: THE BASEBALL PROJECT (Peter Buck/Steve Wynn/Scott McCaughey/Linda Pitmon)

    This reads a bit like you are in the marketing department at Yep Roc, but I fully support this suggestion ...
  12. Thread: Cee Lo Green

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    Re: Cee Lo Green

    Gwyneth not looking too shabby either ...
  13. Thread: Duran Duran

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    Re: Duran Duran

    Hold on a second ...

    1) As much as I love Squeeze, the Glen Tillbrook movie (One for the Road) is evidence that anything approximating Coachella is long behind them - best we can hope for is...
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    Re: Peter Bjorn and John in 2011?

    Just announced a US tour kicking off on April 28th. Reasonably close to Coachella but not so close to make it a viable rumor. Their set was great last time around ... I'd be happy to have them back...
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    Re: post sellout poster

    Agreed. I really don't get the Mumford hate - get it if it's not your thing and understand if you're tired of the radio play but they seem like a great match for the sunset set. At least that's...
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    Re: Who are the best SONGWRITERS of 2011?

    I'm not going to say they are THE BEST and I'm hesitant to post this suggestion as they mere mention of their name seems to produce levels of vitriol only surpassed by the mention of KOL ...but I...
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    Re: THE LONDON SUEDE

    I'm tremendously excited that By The Sea seems to be a regular part of the setlist at recent shows.
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    Re: ANIMAL FUCKING COLLECTIVE!!!

    Look, an Animal Fucking Collective sounds mildly repulsive and generally illegal ... I'm hoping that just Animal Collective shows up. More comfortable for everyone, really.

    So I have to admit...
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    Re: if you like ______ then you might like ______

    If you like your old Stussy bucket hat but rarely find the occasion to wear it, you will like Big Audio Dynamite.
    http://ecx.images-amazon.com/images/I/51ZFju2GZkL._SL500_AA300_.jpg
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    Re: THE LONDON SUEDE

    Any chance we get Bernard Butler on stage?
  21. Re: Requesting LORDS of ACID and Peter Hook & Friends

    I really struggle with the credibility of the Peter Hook show ... was it really that good?
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    Re: Beady Eye at Coachella 2011??

    I'll be the first person to say that I love Oasis but it's way too early to make any assertions about Beady Eye and their contention for a Coachella slot.

    And the single is ... um, well ... about...
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    Re: Frightened Rabbit

    You are not talking to yourself ... yes, they MUST be there in 2011 to make up for their absence. I particularly adamant about their 2011 appearance since I missed them here in Seattle.

    And no...
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    Re: petition to bring RUSH to coachella 2011

    Did anyone see the PiL set? I think Geddy Lee was playing guitar ...
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    Re: Who's from Seattle...

    Me and my buddy Steve - not an active boarder - are jetting down from SeaTac.
  26. Re: I will answer ANY questions and I will be nice about it

    Just saw this on Pollstar ...

    "because for the first time all attendees will have in-and-out privileges. Let's say you get there at the start of the day to catch that up-and-coming band from the...
  27. Re: What do you guys think about the Flobots playing?

    To each his own, but that is awful, awful stuff. If it happens I'm nowhere near that stage.
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    Re: Mumford & Sons

    These guys have blown my mind ... as a Washington resident who is going to Coachella instead of Sasquatch, I'm frightened to miss them. They are technically available in April - now how can we get...
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    Re: Frightened Rabbit

    I'm late to the party - Frightened Rabbit have gone from 'hear of but never heard' to 'can't get off my playlist' in a few short days. I'm hopeful and optimisitic that they will be an early day...
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    Re: Add ....... The Charlatans (UK)

    Absolutely ... great live band with a solid history of making a great show at Coachella.
  31. Thread: Deftones '10

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    Re: Deftones '10

    Late reply to early post. Can you actually supply any evidence that any of those bands give two craps about the Deftones? I'd like it to sound less confrontational but I'm fairly comfortable that...
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    Re: Echo And The Bunnymen

    You're totally right about the time slot, but perhaps misguided on the Weller attendance last year. While his crowd was smaller than he deserved, there was a reasonable crowd and one that seemed to...
  33. Thread: talvin singh

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    Re: talvin singh

    That's the first NPR joke I've ever seen on the board. Wow.
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    Re: Could Peter Gabriel be a late addition?

    PG is fantastic and truly amazing live ... but I have the same problem with PG at Coachella as I do with the rumors of Roxy Music appearance, it would be lost on too many people in the audience. ...
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    Re: British indie/rock stuff...where is it?

    I very much expected to see Mumford & Sons on the bill.
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    Re: The "Who Will Close Each Stage" thread

    I didn't know The Who was playing this year. It's going to be complicated for them to close each stage. And I wonder how they will be received in the tents? Although I heard Pete Townshend has a...
  37. Thread: Billy Ocean

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    Re: Billy Ocean

    I'll trade your Billy Ocean for Ocean Colour Scene any day ... 'Robin Hood' would be a great mid afternoon listen.
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    Re: Girl Talk.....the party ?

    For the record, I make no comparisons between their music/talent. I simply think they have made positively terrible choices in their respective names.
  39. Re: I'm feeling a Pavement/Orbital/Human League add...

    Human League gets a bad repuation for their infamous ballad super-hit, I think anyone who is into contemporary dance music should listen to Love and Dancing from 1982 ... for me that album is a...
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    Re: Girl Talk.....the party ?

    In an effort to counterbalance the hate, I watched a bit of Girl Talk at Coachella last time around. While I didn't stick around for the whole set due to a conflict of some sort, it looked as if the...
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    Re: April Fool's Joke?

    Last year at the Lake Cahuilla campground a couple of guys busted out a projector and showed BL plus a bunch of other films on the side of the shower/toilet structure. High quality alternative...
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    Re: Manic Street Preachers...

    Richey Edwards, original member of the band, was declared 'presumed dead' in November 2008 after disappearing mysteriously in 1995.
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    Re: Manic Street Preachers...

    Unlikely indeed, but I'd definitely be into it ... they are a great live band.

    Their last record left something to be desired, hopefully the new material will be stronger.
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    Re: James to replace Winehouse

    WilliamTaft, a few things to consider:

    1) James isn't a dude, James is a band. It is a band named after the bass player (Jim Glennie), but a band nonetheless.

    2) I'm actually not suggesting...
  45. Re: The boards are abuzz about Blur replacing Winehouse

    Your use of the English lanaguage and ability to adhere to punctuation principles sucks almost as much as STP.
  46. Re: The boards are abuzz about Blur replacing Winehouse

    Wow. I think stupid might be saying that you liked STP "before they broke" in the 90s. At what point were you into STP before they were smeared all over MTV and radio?
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    Re: James to replace Winehouse

    I don't think you're wrong about the average Coachella-goer, but in general that statement underestimates the band. More people should know about James, even if record sales, airplay and time make...
  48. Re: The boards are abuzz about Blur replacing Winehouse

    Outside of PJ, those are categorically terribly suggestions (even though the last two seem to be highly coveted by message board visitors).

    And I'm still not convinced PJ is right for Coachella...
  49. Re: umm how about Super Furry Animals for an "epic" show

    I dig most of the SFA album catalog, but their live sets are tremendously inconsistent. I don't know if I have any faith they can pull off a proper Coachella performance.

    That said, I'd love to...
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    Re: James to replace Winehouse

    I believe James could be billed as high as Travis was in 2007 but no higher.

    I'd love to see them in a headline slot, but it's just not destined to happen in America.
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