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    Anyone that complains about Coachella should be shot in the face. I've been walking around in foot high mud all morning. there were NO camping spots (took three hours to find one, and we're lucky to be in a spot that looks like it won't be flooded). Apparently, this is how it is every year, and 80K people still come every year.

    Music starts today with Bjork, LCD Soundsystem, and Arcade Fire. We'll see how 4 days of this pans out for me. I'm already excited to get back to Copenhagen to clean all my shit.

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    3 cheers for sanitation!

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    although, coachella could learn from the sale of alcohol on site. i figure it's an impossibility with alcohol laws in the states, but it's pretty rad here. and there is a beer program for can returns much like the water bottle one at Coachella.

    also, it is pretty clean... besides all the mud. much rowdier than coachella as well, which is good and bad.

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    If you dont see Muse, we will hurt you.

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    hope you packed yer wellies. take pictures.

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    I felt bad for you until I heard about the beer thing.Thanks for the sig!
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    Are the Beastie Boys playing it? I went to the Hurricane Festival and it was mud like that all over the place. I had no clue what to expect, so I show up in my $200 Air Jordan 4s and they get completely ruined by the mud.
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    I will not be watching Beastie Boys I will be watching Boris.

    I will watch Against Me! then I might catch the end of Muse. Not a fan though.

    Day 1 was intense, I'll post reviews and pictures when I can.

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    Sounds good.
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    who the fuck is Boris? and no Beastie Boys? you're nuts.
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    Sounds like those foreign festivals need to invest in some cement--or that squishy stuff they use at fast food restaurant playgrounds--to avoid mud.

    I'm sure you'll have fun.
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    Quote Originally Posted by paulb View Post
    Are the Beastie Boys playing it? I went to the Hurricane Festival and it was mud like that all over the place. I had no clue what to expect, so I show up in my $200 Air Jordan 4s and they get completely ruined by the mud.
    $200 for a pair of shoes? Really? No. Really? Really?

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    200$ isn't that much for a pair of sneakers to most, especially those sneaker collecting weirdos.

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    as some of you know, me and my gal are lots older then most of you .. well we have been talking and talking about doing europe next year for fests .. after glastonbury and now roskilde, i may have to do a little more local fest, that is just the opposite from those, coachella of course ... cr****

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    Quote Originally Posted by paulb View Post
    who the fuck is Boris? and no Beastie Boys? you're nuts.
    you've never heard of Boris. I don't really care what you think.

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    Quote Originally Posted by wmgaretjax View Post
    I will not be watching Beastie Boys I will be watching Boris.

    I will watch Against Me! then I might catch the end of Muse. Not a fan though.

    Day 1 was intense, I'll post reviews and pictures when I can.
    Old Against Me! = amazing.
    New Against Me! = lame.
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