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    Default And we miss Coachella, much like the deserts miss the rain.

    2013. Another year, another frozen lemonade.



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    Default Re: And we miss Coachella, much like the deserts miss the rain.

    This is reasonably upsetting to me.
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    You will all be missed.
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    Default Re: And we miss Coachella, much like the deserts miss the rain.

    50/50

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    Default Re: And we miss Coachella, much like the deserts miss the rain.

    Lineup is eminently missable. Festival overcrowding more so.

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    Quote Originally Posted by PotVsKtl View Post
    Lineup is eminently missable. Festival overcrowding more so.
    They said they're selling less tickets this year. The attendance will be the same as it was in 2009.

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    Default Re: And we miss Coachella, much like the deserts miss the rain.

    I will have to park myself in here.

    I haven't seen you much here lately, Brandon. How's it going?
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    Whomp whomp.
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    It's going alright. Working 3 jobs to pay bills. Playing in a band I'm not really into. Planning a trip to Japan. Breathing.
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    It's going alright. Working 3 jobs to pay bills. Playing in a band I'm not really into. Planning a trip to Japan. Breathing.
    My sister lives in Japan if you need help planning.
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    Default Re: And we miss Coachella, much like the deserts miss the rain.

    I'd go if Everything but the Girl was there.
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    Hi Brandon. It's good to hear you are breathing. I'm guessing Japan will be a rather wonderful excursion to make up for missing this festival.

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    I was so looking forward to doing some serious arm dancing with you, Brandon.

    4/20: Godflesh, Cut Hands @ DNA Lounge
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    <--- won't be going.
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    o hai
    4/27 Ghost B.C. @ Fonda, 4/30 Mono @ Troubadour, 5/3 I Break Horses @ Bootleg Theater, 5/19 Lykke Li @ The Theatre at Ace, 5/28-6/1 Primavera Sound, 6/18-22 Sled Island

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    Default Re: And we miss Coachella, much like the deserts miss the rain.

    Someone should start a list.

    And I'm "unsure." I booked a hotel room, but that can be easily canceled. Boyfriend and I working on trying to make SXSW and Coachella work on our budget.

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    It's unfortunate, there is a lot to arm dance to. Pending schools of raver teens getting in the way of course.


    I'll put a list in the first post.
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    Quote Originally Posted by hawkingvsreeve View Post
    Pending schools of raver teens getting in the way of course.
    Don't feed me reasons to say FUCK YOU to the whole weekend.

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    Default Re: And we miss Coachella, much like the deserts miss the rain.

    Line up needs more Blur. I am going to stay in San Francisco and see most the bands I want to in awesome venues. I am also going to Europe in May, so I'd prefer to put my money towards that.
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    Quote Originally Posted by BlackSwan View Post
    Line up needs more Blur. I am going to stay in San Francisco and see most the bands I want to in awesome venues. I am also going to Europe in May, so I'd prefer to put my money towards that.
    I will probably do this. I am on the fence. I really only have a few acts I want to see but the group I go with are not happy with the line up, so that is making things difficult. I don't want to see I am not going but it sure as hell is looking like that for now.

    Plus, I have to go to a Euro fest someday. This year would be perfect.
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    Quote Originally Posted by TeamCoachellaHellYeah View Post
    I will probably do this. I am on the fence. I really only have a few acts I want to see but the group I go with are not happy with the line up, so that is making things difficult. I don't want to see I am not going but it sure as hell is looking like that for now.

    Plus, I have to go to a Euro fest someday. This year would be perfect.
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    Quote Originally Posted by TeamCoachellaHellYeah View Post
    I will probably do this. I am on the fence. I really only have a few acts I want to see but the group I go with are not happy with the line up, so that is making things difficult. I don't want to see I am not going but it sure as hell is looking like that for now.

    Plus, I have to go to a Euro fest someday. This year would be perfect.
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    Primavera.
    I was considering this before the lineup dropped. It's more tempting now that it's out and I'm waffling back and forth, considering Primavera doesn't need to even make more adds and I'd still be really satisfied.
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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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    Speaking of this thread title, I thought Tracey Thorn was a lock this year.
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    Shake blended whiskey, juice of lemon, and powdered sugar with ice and strain into a whiskey sour glass. Decorate with the half-slice of lemon, top with the cherry, and serve.

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    Can't justify flying halfway around the world for this line-up. I see Chem Bros 2 weeks before I would have left, here. Think I'm going to save my monies and plan for a huge 3 month trip to America next year covering as many fests as I can. Won't be going

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    As of right now I'm not going, but things may change. The most deterring factor for me is the crowd this lineup will bring
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    I thought I was going but now ?? cr****
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    noooo, brando, nooooo!!!!!!! i knew i should have said hello when you in my face, staring deep into my eyes as you were leaving the local natives early last year. now i have to go through life wondering if i will ever get that chance again.
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    Default Re: And we miss Coachella, much like the deserts miss the rain.

    1litro and I will not be there. We're doing a month long, cross-country road trip in May in celebration of his 50th birthday and the girls' college graduations. We're gonna see the sights and have fun.

    I was very relieved when the line up dropped last night --- I was so afraid it would break my heart. It didn't.
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    Quote Originally Posted by HowToDisappear View Post
    I was very relieved when the line up dropped last night --- I was so afraid it would break my heart. It didn't.
    I wasn't 'relieved' but it makes life easier when you don't care for the lineup and don't want to go. Maybe I'm just not in the demographic any more that the fest is aimed at.

    Missing '09 was really tough for me though.

    If I had known at the end of Coachella '08 that I wasn't going to be back for at least 4 years (if I go next year), I would have savoured it just a little more.
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    Quote Originally Posted by HowToDisappear View Post
    I was very relieved when the line up dropped last night --- I was so afraid it would break my heart. It didn't.
    I felt the same way, although I did feel a twinge seeing the London Suede, Leftfield, and Shpongle on there. Oh well.
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