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    Default Was (this band) good in (this year)?

    I tried searching for a thread like this so I'm very sorry if it's been done.

    I'll start:
    Were the Scissor Sisters good in 2006?

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    I didn't see their set, we were at Tool.

    Were The Raveonettes good in 2005?

    I enjoyed their set this year, but damn that volcano!!!

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    Quote Originally Posted by algunz View Post
    damn that volcano!!!
    Damn it indeed, I am still mad about The Cribs/Bad Lieutenant/Gary Numan
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    Quote Originally Posted by algunz View Post
    Were The Raveonettes good in 2005?
    they were better than keane and wilco that's for sure


    Quote Originally Posted by bdong View Post
    on that note, was white lies good in 2009?
    Yes!!!!!!


    Was She Wants Revenge good in 2006?
    Not really i went back and watched the rest of DP
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    Quote Originally Posted by algunz View Post

    Were The Raveonettes good in 2005?
    Good afternoon set on the outdoor. They're touring again this spring so maybe you'll get to catch them next time.
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    Default Re: Was (this band) good in (this year)?

    were the presets good in 2009?

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    were the presets good in 2009?
    Hell yes. Presets were my favorite set that Friday and still one of my favorite all time Coachella sets.
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    were the presets good in 2009?
    face melting!

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    Presets killed it at the Sahara last year.

    Was Goldfrapp good in 2008?
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    Bring Aoki back next year and let him bring his friends. Open your minds and appreciate what he can do.

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    Yeah, there were a ton of people in the tent to say the least. Alison came out in an awesome red dress and they opened with "Utopia" (I think) and also played a number of altered versions of their Supernature songs amid the Seventh Tree material.
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    Quote Originally Posted by weeklymix View Post
    I tried searching for a thread like this so I'm very sorry if it's been done.

    I'll start:
    Were the Scissor Sisters good in 2006?
    I wasn't there but I have seen youtubes of their performance. Let's just say I wish I had seen them that year.
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    The Presets slayed in 2009.

    Goldfrapp in 2008 were good but not great. Their set was heavy on Seventh Tree and seemed pretty short. The tent was fucking packed though.

    Anyone see Basement Jaxx in 2004?
    Interpol in 2007?
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    Quote Originally Posted by MassiveChemicalPunk View Post
    Anyone see Basement Jaxx in 2004?
    Yeah, they were pretty good, it was weird that they were on Outdoor though.

    Anyone see Wolf Eyes in 05?

    Quote Originally Posted by M Sparks View Post
    Was She Wants Revenge good in 2006?

    Oh wait, the only person who could answer isn't here anymore.
    I'm kinda curious if anyone at all watched Tosca that year. Granted, they started way earlier than SWR/DP/Rakes did, but still, I never read about anyone seeing them at all.
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    Quote Originally Posted by MassiveChemicalPunk View Post
    Interpol in 2007?
    Interpol in 07 killed it. An absolutely amazing performance to say the least. Hoping that they come back next year.

    Was Soulwax good in 07? I unfortunately wasn't into electronic music back then.

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    was animal collective any good at all in 2006?

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    Quote Originally Posted by rasooli View Post
    Was Soulwax good in 07? I unfortunately wasn't into electronic music back then.
    Eh, they got kinda linear halfway into their set. Some people would probably disagree with me though.
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    Quote Originally Posted by El.C.Dub View Post
    cool thread. how was Muse in 2004?
    dont know. skipped them to see some new band i never heard of called the killers. i got bored after a few and left to catch the end of muse but didnt make it in time :/



    Quote Originally Posted by MassiveChemicalPunk View Post
    Interpol in 2007?
    opened with pioneer to the falls which wasnt released yet, was amazed by its goodness


    Quote Originally Posted by bdong View Post
    were the presets good in 2009?
    i walked into that set only knowing a song or two, not expecting much. then my brain exploded during this. still gives me goosebumps





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    Quote Originally Posted by anonimouse View Post

    HOLY FUCK! I still remember this. I was right up fucking front. Definitely one of the best sets of the year.


    Quote Originally Posted by brematale111 View Post
    was animal collective any good at all in 2006?
    Pretty good. The Zutons played right before them, and everyone left before AC came on. I was able to just walk to the barricade. It was a great show.

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    Was Brazilian Girls good in 2007?

    Was Ratatat good in 2007?
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    Quote Originally Posted by anonimouse View Post
    Oh my god. Sat through Girltalk's (who I hate) entire set by myself and missed half of McCartney to get up front for this performance. So much fun, so much energy. It was completely worth it.

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    Was Perry Farrell good in 1999, 2001, 2002, 2003, 2004, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2008, 2009 or 2010?
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    Only time I would have liked to see him was in 2001 with Janes Addiction. He blew in 2006 when he was a special guest for Hybrid. And his DJ set in 05 that I saw part of was lame. I did get his autograph in 08 though backstage.

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    Were Rilo Kiley/Jenny Lewis good in 2005/2008/2009? I have a curse on me that seems to never allow me to catch them/her at the polo fields because of conflicts.

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    Default Re: Was (this band) good in (this year)?

    I am not even a particular fan of theirs, but I thought Rilo Kiley was FANTASTIC in 2008. They're extremely good performers, and a very tight band. Also, the timing of their playing on the outdoor stage was terrific and it looked absolutely beautiful.





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    Was Blur good in 2003?
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    Default Re: Was (this band) good in (this year)?

    was daft punk good in 06 =p

    but seriously, how was sigur ros in 2001

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    Quote Originally Posted by thewoodenman View Post
    was daft punk good in 06 =p

    but seriously, how was sigur ros in 2001
    I don't think I see this one from early on in the thread answered, so: JAW-DROPPINGLY GOOD. They were in the Mojave back when that stage was only like half the size it is now and actually had not-that-sucky acoustics. All that beautiful noise in that particular environment, when no one really knew who the hell they were (most of the people around me were just like "oh we've heard they're good?") = epic! Definitely in my top 3 performances of 2001 (along w/ The Roots and St. Germain)...

    Were QOTSA or El-P good in 2003?

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    Was New Order good in 2005?
    dancing so fast

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    Was She Wants Revenge good in 2006?

    Oh wait, the only person who could answer isn't here anymore.

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    This thread needs more answers.

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