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    Default Where is The Sahara Headliner????

    Im sorry, tiesto and PVD do not equal sahara headliners! where are fatboy slim and aphex twin?????? Glad i will see Justice (finally) and Dj shadow, but please, i seriously hope these arent the final sahara headliners!

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    Default Re: Where is The Sahara Headliner????

    Expect a Sahara headliner to still be announced - I agree with you. I think Tiesto has one sewn up.
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    felix isn't to that level yet?

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    DJ Arnold Schwarzenegger

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    Quote Originally Posted by JonnyM View Post
    Im sorry, tiesto and PVD do not equal sahara headliners!
    THANK YOU!!!!

    felix da housecat needs to go away as well. my god, if i wanted to see him, i could just go to monster massive shadow and hawtin are dope though.

    i'm hoping we'll get some late editions *crosses fingers*
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    Seriously GV has already had the majority of the epic electronic acts that can properly rock out out the Sahara [daft punk, kraftwerk, underworld]. They need to bring in APHEX TWIN or should consider Rabbit In The Moon.. if you've ever seen their live show you know what i'm talking about!!

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    Doesn't Faithless count as a headliner?

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    Faithless/FTHC might be one on Friday, LCD soundsytem/Tiesto on Saturday, Soulwax/PVD on Sunday

    but yeah, i agree sahara headliners need upgrade.

    And we need a upgrade in hip hop too. Public Enemy, A Tribe Called Quest, Madlib, MF Doom, or Afrika Bambaataa anyone?

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    Default Re: Where is The Sahara Headliner????

    Who cares when you've got talent like Justice, Digitalism, Erol Alkan, Evil Nine and Soulwax!...but I do agree, Tiesto and PVD are tired.

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    now that im thinking about it, maybe willie nelson will do a DJ set

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    I guess Faithless could headline, but they don't draw here like they do in the UK

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    Why is Tiesto billed so much higher than Van Dyk? I predict he gets knocked down unles he's doing one of his live sets.

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    Quote Originally Posted by xbnmx View Post
    Why is Tiesto billed so much higher than Van Dyk? I predict he gets knocked down unles he's doing one of his live sets.
    Even though PVD and Tiesto always duke it out for the 1 and 2 most popular DJ's in the world, Tiesto's is just the more popular draw among trance crackers. He's a bigger name than PVD among the general public.

    Tiesto doesn't DJ anymore. I read he only uses Live now. Thus any set of his is a live set, even though for trance that's pretty meaningless. All it really means is there's no chance of train wrecks. You're paying tons of money to watch him either play his pre-wired set.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Boourns View Post
    DJ Arnold Schwarzenegger
    Goldenvoice doesn't have the cash to bring him in.

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    Quote Originally Posted by jackstraw94086 View Post
    Even though PVD and Tiesto always duke it out for the 1 and 2 most popular DJ's in the world, Tiesto's is just the more popular draw among trance crackers. He's a bigger name than PVD among the general public.

    Tiesto doesn't DJ anymore. I read he only uses Live now. Thus any set of his is a live set, even though for trance that's pretty meaningless. All it really means is there's no chance of train wrecks. You're paying tons of money to watch him either play his pre-wired set.
    maybe they could battle, set up both their rigs, press the play button and then
    a heated match of paper football while their sets do their thing.

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    I'm so sick of this vinyl-only elitist bullshit.

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    there are so many people who play electronic/dance/techno music who don't use vinyl yet still come up with much much much more interesting shit than either tiesto or pvd

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    I think for Friday night the headliners are intended to be Faithless and DJ Shadow (in which order, I'm not sure). That's fine with me, but Saturday needs another big name to go with Tiesto, and likewise for Sunday with PvD. I expect Underworld added to close it down Sunday night and something like Sasha/Digweed added to Saturday. I've got my fingers crossed for Aphex Twin and Squarepusher to be thrown in there somewhere as well!

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    who cares... rage is playin

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    Those of us who like to dance care.

    Sasha and Digweed would be excellent, but they were just in LA for NYE.

    If Faithless can be a Sahara headliner, I'm worried someone might decide to throw Happy Mondays in there...

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    Quote Originally Posted by direwolf092386 View Post
    who cares... rage is playin
    I hope thats your birthday and PIN number to all sorts of important things.

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    Quote Originally Posted by direwolf092386 View Post
    who cares... rage is playin
    I'd rather see anybody in the Sahara Tent than Rage.
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    DAT Politics is a really fun band btw... not a headliner but great group of frenchies.

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    Quote Originally Posted by chairmenmeow47 View Post
    THANK YOU!!!!

    felix da housecat needs to go away as well. my god, if i wanted to see him, i could just go to monster massive shadow and hawtin are dope though.

    i'm hoping we'll get some late editions *crosses fingers*
    Whats wrong with Felix, I saw him at MM and he tore the house down. Shadow is dope. I agree with Rabbit in the Moon too, they are probably one of the best live shows Ive seen.

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    Quote Originally Posted by New_Paradigm View Post
    I've got my fingers crossed for Aphex Twin and Squarepusher to be thrown in there somewhere as well!
    Hell yeah! If Aphex Twin doesnt accept money, offer him some tons of militar material,, he'll be glad!

    See Aphex, would be everything, absolutely everything.

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    I think the sahara has quite the lineup this year. It could use maybe one more big add, but its pretty stacked maybe not at the top, but mstrkrft, soulwax, justice, vnv nation, faithless, infected mushroom, hawtin.

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    dancing is fun i agree... i love to dance, but i also like good music like ratm

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    Quote Originally Posted by direwolf092386 View Post
    dancing is fun i agree... i love to dance, but i also like good music like ratm
    did you ever consider that possibly some people attending coachella on sunday might not consider the music RATM makes to be... good?

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    im sure that there are most likely millions of people who do not consider rage to be good music, but i also do not expect those people to be at coachella.... its rage against the machine---but i guess there not a big deal or anything!!!!!!!!!!

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    I feel like I'm one of the only 3 people that find RATM juvenile and annoying. thousands of priveleged white kids chanting "FUCK YOU I WON'T DO WHAT YOU TELL ME" doesn't really do it for me.


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