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    Found it listed as the location for Coachella 2008 on The Desert Sun (local newspaper) web site.

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    Coachella Valley Music and Arts Festival

    Empire Polo Club
    2008 dates TBD

    The alternative rock festival, now a three-day event, has gotten nods in the affirmative from such world music scribes as Rolling Stone magazine and England's NME.

    Fans the world over flock to the festival for the music, art and short films.

    2007

    Estimated attendance: 180,000

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    Wooooooooooooooooooooot!

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    Quote Originally Posted by suprefan View Post
    Wooooooooooooooooooooot!
    Exactly!

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    Thanks Captain obvious.

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    Is that a solid confirm? Seems like that's just them stating coachella, and it could be an assumption.
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    Quote Originally Posted by suprefan View Post
    Thanks Captain obvious.
    why do you always have to be such a jerk?
    as predicted by nostradamus

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    Quote Originally Posted by bmack86 View Post
    Is that a solid confirm? Seems like that's just them stating coachella, and it could be an assumption.
    I would like to think that even a small local paper such as that confirms things before writing about them. The city of Indio actually has a "Special Events" department which would make it a very simple thing to do.

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    Just found a date listing for it, also from The Desert Sun's web page

    April 25, 26, and 27th, 2008!

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    Last edited by Trassin; 07-09-2007 at 11:18 PM.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Trassin View Post
    Just found a date listing for it also from The Desert Sun's web page

    April 25, 26, and 27th, 2008!

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    Good work!

    Sweet, my hotel reservations can remain the same.

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    Wow, they just announce it earlier and earlier each year.

    If these are the true dates, which I don't doubt, heads up you ticket price whiners: Start saving up now! A couple bucks a day and you'll be good in no time. Out of state travelers, better make that like 5 or 10 bucks a day.


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    This is the equivalent of musical water boarding.

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    That is awesome! I am excited!
    I have already started saving money. Im planning on presale for next year too.
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    And it's been long established that Chris hates fun.
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    I took my niece this year and it was her first Coachella. It was so fun to see it through her eyes. She thought it felt like a magical scene from Shreck. The one where all the fairy tale creatures meet for the first time in Shreck's swamp.

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    I'm gonna call and reserve my hotel as soon as i sober up!
    I miss Bill Hicks.

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    ...and although I have no official sources i'm gonna go ahead and confirm Perry Ferrel for a performance in 2008, 2009, 2010.
    I miss Bill Hicks.

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    FUCK YEAH
    I'm a reasonable man, get off my case.

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    I got my rooms reserved at the motel 6!
    I miss Bill Hicks.

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    Quote Originally Posted by tessalasset View Post
    Wow, they just announce it earlier and earlier each year.

    If these are the true dates, which I don't doubt, heads up you ticket price whiners: Start saving up now! A couple bucks a day and you'll be good in no time. Out of state travelers, better make that like 5 or 10 bucks a day.
    what are you some kind of foreigner? don't do it people. don't listen to her.

    A real, red-blooded, true American will just max out his/her credit cards, rather than "saving up". Fiscal responsibility is a venal, dangerous concept that is the work of people who hate America.
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    Anyone know who the guy in the Cardinals jersey is? I've seen him in pictures on the board and I thought I saw him this year.

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    Also, the hotels apparently know the dates already, too. The Hampton Inn in Palm Desert wants $299 per night. that's gotta be at least double the normal rate there.
    Quote Originally Posted by efrain44 View Post
    Anyone know who the guy in the Cardinals jersey is? I've seen him in pictures on the board and I thought I saw him this year.

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    The Fairfield Inn, while nothing fancy, is a very reasonable hotel at a reasonable price. I highly recommend it.

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    Quote Originally Posted by TomAz View Post
    what are you some kind of foreigner? don't do it people. don't listen to her.

    A real, red-blooded, true American will just max out his/her credit cards, rather than "saving up". Fiscal responsibility is a venal, dangerous concept that is the work of people who hate America.
    thats my plan. worked out this year. FUCK SAVING MONEY, THE GOVERNMENT WILL TAKE CARE OF YOU. oh wait, i was born here, im fucked.

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    So which day is the Portishead day?

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    Quote Originally Posted by luckyface View Post
    The Fairfield Inn, while nothing fancy, is a very reasonable hotel at a reasonable price. I highly recommend it.
    Fairfield Inn (Marriott) is about the same quality of service/room as Hampton Inn (Hilton).

    Fairfield Inn is showing $179 vs. Hampton Inn's $299.

    wtf?
    Quote Originally Posted by efrain44 View Post
    Anyone know who the guy in the Cardinals jersey is? I've seen him in pictures on the board and I thought I saw him this year.

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    Tessa...If I start saving up $6 a day now, then I can take you out when I get to coachella and we can snack on gummy worms for DAYS!!
    I am going to get so blown to Cypress Hill while they play.

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    Quote Originally Posted by TomAz View Post
    Fairfield Inn (Marriott) is about the same quality of service/room as Hampton Inn (Hilton).

    Fairfield Inn is showing $179 vs. Hampton Inn's $299.

    wtf?
    Yeah, that's what I thought too, which is why I was surprised to see the $299 price tag. I forget the street name, but the street that Fairfield is off of makes it so easy to get to Coachella. Take that road for like 7-8 miles or so (little to no traffic each day), make a right and go for a mile or so, then take that clusterfuck left by the grocery store, followed by the right into the Polo Fields. Pretty simple.

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    yay! I got my condo booked..

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    someone wanna share a room?

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    Quote Originally Posted by marooko View Post
    thats my plan. worked out this year. FUCK SAVING MONEY, THE GOVERNMENT WILL TAKE CARE OF YOU. oh wait, i was born here, im fucked.
    the government does not buy coachella tickets for illegal aliens, nor does it force you to buy your own.

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    I booked the Motel 6 in May for $89/night. I'll be bringing my own pillow and blanket.
    Odi profanum vulgus et arceo. I hate the unholy rabble and keep them away - Horace.
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    Arcade FIre are a bunch of dicks, Deadmau5 is a dick, bands are dicks, David Bowie sucks dicks, Daft Punk is two human buttholes with semen for brains (that was loaded into a butthole from a dick that grew out of their moms), we're all dicks that fucked our moms assholes, God is going to put a giant dick down and fuck our mouths

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    don't forget the bug spray. and handiwipes.
    Quote Originally Posted by efrain44 View Post
    Anyone know who the guy in the Cardinals jersey is? I've seen him in pictures on the board and I thought I saw him this year.

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    Quote Originally Posted by TomAz View Post
    don't forget the bug spray. and handiwipes.
    I always have the handiwipes, but GOOD CALL on the bug spray.
    Odi profanum vulgus et arceo. I hate the unholy rabble and keep them away - Horace.
    Quote Originally Posted by Drinkey McDrinkerstein View Post
    Arcade FIre are a bunch of dicks, Deadmau5 is a dick, bands are dicks, David Bowie sucks dicks, Daft Punk is two human buttholes with semen for brains (that was loaded into a butthole from a dick that grew out of their moms), we're all dicks that fucked our moms assholes, God is going to put a giant dick down and fuck our mouths

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