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    Was anyone expecting this?

    holy shit

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    Fuckin unreal!! WOW! I sure hope they tour more!
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    FUCK YEAH

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    one of my favorite surprises!
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    best surprise right here. I'm speechless
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    While it's awesome they're back (I thought they were suing each other), you should know that prior to that, they had pretty much became a perform at 3pm band on the main stage...hopefully Coachella gives them a better slot than that.

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    So excited for this!!! Couldn't contain my happiness reading it on the poster.
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    Please, please , please do not go---oooooooo.

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    This is just awesome. So excited to see them.

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    Quote Originally Posted by menikmati View Post
    While it's awesome they're back (I thought they were suing each other), you should know that prior to that, they had pretty much became a perform at 3pm band on the main stage...hopefully Coachella gives them a better slot than that.
    They should totally be closing the outdoor or at least the Mojave. But, you may be right with that 3pm bullshit. They could really play anywhere at anytime and fucking bring it. I saw them in 94 on the "add it up" tour and it was freakin amazing (I still have the tour shirt). I remember some songs like "black girls" and "gimme the car" were incredible live.
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    this was a nice surprise.

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    This is so unexpected. I lost it when I saw their name.

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    Stand up drummer

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    Probably my #1 act for the weekend. I cannot believe they are actually on the line up. So excited for this.

    HOW ARE THEY ON THE 4TH LINE THOUGH!? They should easily be a 2nd line band.
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    This is very exciting for me. Surprising. Excellent.

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    Super stoked for this!

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    Quote Originally Posted by paulb View Post
    Fuckin unreal!! WOW! I sure hope they tour more!
    Same. They'd probably play a couple shows in our state.
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    AWESOME!
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    Holy shit. So stoked. Mojave day set??

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    I WANNA GO ON, LIKE A BLISTER IN THE SUN. Awesome get. I'm 40 and that Violent Femmes tape is the only one I ever wore out from overplaying it in college.
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    This is the happiest, best surprise of all.
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    This will be fantastic
    But them in the Gobi or Mojave mid day like The Buzzcocks last year

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    My friends thought I was nuts, but I said all year that I'd hoped they'd be there. I'd keep checking their site every now and again and nothing was happening over there. I flipped out when I saw them! God, I hope they play at night. My number one pick for the weekend. I like, American music best.
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    Quote Originally Posted by concertgoer View Post
    This will be fantastic
    But them in the Gobi or Mojave mid day like The Buzzcocks last year
    Bas much as I'd like this I'm afraid they'll be on the main stage under the blistering sun.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Mr. Fuzz View Post
    They should totally be closing the outdoor or at least the Mojave. But, you may be right with that 3pm bullshit. They could really play anywhere at anytime and fucking bring it. I saw them in 94 on the "add it up" tour and it was freakin amazing (I still have the tour shirt). I remember some songs like "black girls" and "gimme the car" were incredible live.
    Saw them in '94 too at the 2nd annual KROQ weenie roast. Also still have my shirt from that show. They were great.

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    great surprise, very stoked
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    Long time coming for these guys! Legends! First two albums classic! Nothing like them before or after. Should get way more respect for stripping rock-n-roll down to the bare essentials. Very few first albums have held up as well as theirs has. Every single track is amazing - and country death song is fucking perfect. One of my most unexpected must-sees.

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    FUCK YES!!!!!
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    I couldn't believe when I saw them booked so low! I had to double check to make sure it was actually them. They've been on my wishlist forever...being 23 I honestly never thought I'd get to see them live!
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    Should be a blast watching these guys! Been listening to these guys for years now & never has the opportunity to catch them live presented itself until now!

    Way pumped for this!

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