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    Thumbs down Headliners we can do without in 2008!

    My picks are:
    Smashing Pumpkins
    No Doubt
    Foo Fighters
    Blah...Blah...Blah...

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    RHCP
    Ben Harper (not headliner material, but he has polluted the main stage during prime time slots before)
    Jack Johnson (ditto)
    Pearl Jam
    Beastie Boys
    Oasis
    The Killers
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    Make that 2 votes for no Smashing Pumpkins.
    They suck live (even as the original lineup) & always will.
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    Default Re: Headliners we can do without in 2008!

    Oasis
    Beastie Boys
    Coldplay

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    Default Re: Headliners we can do without in 2008!

    No Doubt
    Beastie Boys
    Oasis
    Coldplay
    Foo Fighters
    Pearl Jam
    Ben Harper and whatever their called
    Green Day
    David Byrne (It's Talking Heads or bust)
    Kanye West
    The Killers (They have yet another album coming and it scares me)
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    I agree with every single thing said so far.
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    Pearl Jam


    whats up with the Beastie hate? I wouldnt want them as headliners...id rather see a Gala event type shit in a tent or outdoor theater....
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    Beatie Boys
    Smashing Pumpkins
    Green Day
    NO DOUBT!!!
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    Yeah... this is a REAL positive thread...
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    Prince

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    Quote Originally Posted by paulb View Post
    Pearl Jam


    whats up with the Beastie hate? I wouldnt want them as headliners...id rather see a Gala event type shit in a tent or outdoor theater....
    I agree... too much Beastie hate. Although, I have seen them twice in the last year ( near the front at the "secret" Fonda show last year, and the first of the two Greek Theatre shows last week ), so I'm not ready to see them as a Coachella headliner until at least 2009, just because I'd like to, you know, mix it up a bit and see bands I don't get to see all the time.

    If I had to not see a band up on the Coachella main stage again, it'd be Rage and Coldplay.

    But I do agree with PassiveTheory... this is a pretty damn negative thread.

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    Pretty much everyone that has already been mentioned.
    8/2 & 3 HARD Summer
    8/7 Jagwar Ma @ Santa Monica Pier
    8/15 Echo Park Rising
    8/21 Interpol @ Boulevard Pool
    8/23 & 24 FYF Fest
    9/6 RP Boo @ Los Globos
    9/24 Interpol @ House Of Blues
    9/25 Simian Mobile Disco @ El Rey
    9/26 Wu Tang @ The Forum
    9/27 Hercules & Love Affair @ Lot 613

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    Default Re: Headliners we can do without in 2008!

    RHCP
    Smashing Pumpkins
    Depeche Mode
    Coldplay

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    Boring of Canada. Fuck all y'all.

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    Quote Originally Posted by leo01g View Post
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    Pshh, you know you guys would be down to see Dookie or some old Green Day material, that is if they decide to play without dressing like complete idiot scenesters.
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    Beastie Boys already stunk up Coachella with their hour of inane political ranting sandwiched in between non-classic, crap new songs and records flying all over the place.

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    hah, that sounds like a horrible show. i saw them at the fonda last year and that was pretty dope. i didn't know they played their own instruments until then
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    Quote Originally Posted by leo01g View Post
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    Shame on you to mock The Purple One.




    I swear if no Doubt gets booked, everyone is going to fling rocks at me cause I called that s**t so therefore I suck for suggesting it.

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    I for some reason believe that Foo Fighters are going to be at Coachella in 08. I dont know if they are going to headline but i have a feeling they are going to be there.

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    Quote Originally Posted by shoegazer76 View Post
    Make that 2 votes for no Smashing Pumpkins.
    They suck live (even as the original lineup) & always will.
    Keep it in the Studio Billy
    Ku-psshh...Adore era was unbelievable live.

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    As long as the rest of the lineup is consistent to Coachella lineups of past....I really dont give who headlines.
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    No to Foo Fighters, no to Another DJ taking main stage.
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    Quote Originally Posted by Bosco View Post
    As long as the rest of the lineup is consistent to Coachella lineups of past....I really dont give who headlines.
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    Quote Originally Posted by leo01g View Post
    I for some reason believe that Foo Fighters are going to be at Coachella in 08. I dont know if they are going to headline but i have a feeling they are going to be there.
    I've got the same feeling.
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    Basically, the only people I dont want to see there next year are... The Smashing Pumkins and Coldplay. Fuck both of them!

    Why all the hate for No Doubt? Did you all hate them before Gwen went solo?

    No Doubt arent amazing or anything, they are just a really fun band. I wouldn't freak out and buy tickets to one of their shows if the reunited and went on tour... but if they were at Coachella, I would definately go see them.

    And I dont know if GV would book Foo Fighters to headline... but it wouldnt surprise me if they were on it next year. I wouldnt complain either. The Foo Fighters put on a kick ass show! Both electric and acoustic.
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    Quote Originally Posted by Boourns View Post
    Beastie Boys already stunk up Coachella with their hour of inane political ranting sandwiched in between non-classic, crap new songs and records flying all over the place.
    I have heard even from fans on the Beasties message boards that their Coachella performance was not very good at all. Although every time I have seen them, they have been awesome, not to mention pretty funny.

    Interesting to note, but that same year ( 2003 ), the Black Eyed Peas played. I kept the flyer from the show ( being a Beasties fan, but not being able to attend ), and that shit floored me.

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    Well... fuck being positive, I guess.

    Kanye West
    The White Stripes
    Radiohead
    Ben Harper
    Bjork
    Tiesto
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    Quote Originally Posted by rage patton View Post
    The Foo Fighters put on a kick ass show! Both electric and acoustic.
    I agree, I've never seen them, but they have some pretty solid songs.
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    i agree with all bar oasis coldplay and foo fighters

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