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    I wanna know what you guys all thought about Coachella this year, and maybe some cool stories? This was my first year, and I thought it was fucking amazing. I went weekend two, and it was the most incredible thing I've ever done.

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    We keep our thoughts to ourselves.
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    This was my 4th Coachella and, based solely on the music, my favorite thus far.

    Wish I could have gone both weeks.

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    Now that it's all sunk in, I can say this was probably my favorite year.

    Granted I've only been going since '07
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    Quote Originally Posted by Kazman1596 View Post
    I wanna know what you guys all thought about Coachella this year, and maybe some cool stories? This was my first year, and I thought it was fucking amazing. I went weekend two, and it was the most incredible thing I've ever done.
    Easily the most amazing festival I've ever been to. It was also my first year and I was completely blown away.

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    I liked it. It was fun. This is a worthwhile discussion and you've all made valuable contributions to the dialogue. It was neat! Wow, amazing!

    9/12: Shifted @ Mercer
    9/24 - 28: Decibel Festival
    10/3-5: Hardly Strictly Bluegrass Festival
    10/4: Ought @ BoH
    10/5: The War on Drugs, Cass McCombs @ The Fillmore
    10/18-19: Treasure Island Music Festival

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    Oh, I forgot to add that I thought it was cool that they had art AND music. Whoa!

    9/12: Shifted @ Mercer
    9/24 - 28: Decibel Festival
    10/3-5: Hardly Strictly Bluegrass Festival
    10/4: Ought @ BoH
    10/5: The War on Drugs, Cass McCombs @ The Fillmore
    10/18-19: Treasure Island Music Festival

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    Quote Originally Posted by guedita View Post
    Oh, I forgot to add that I thought it was cool that they had art AND music. Whoa!

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    I also have to add that I was extremely impressed by the Sahara tent. Probably the best outdoor EDM stage I've ever experienced. Better light shows and sound quality than some indoor venues I've been to in the past.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Maude_ View Post
    I also have to add that I was extremely impressed by the Sahara tent. Probably the best outdoor EDM stage I've ever experienced. Better light shows and sound quality than some indoor venues I've been to in the past.
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    I liked the palm trees. I thought they looked nice.
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    Sweaty girls.. The sun.


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    All of the lights at night were really good. And the people were all swell.
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    The palm trees were pretty cool colors too...


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    It was nice to look around and see everyone smiling. And when people yelled "Coachellllla!!!"

    9/12: Shifted @ Mercer
    9/24 - 28: Decibel Festival
    10/3-5: Hardly Strictly Bluegrass Festival
    10/4: Ought @ BoH
    10/5: The War on Drugs, Cass McCombs @ The Fillmore
    10/18-19: Treasure Island Music Festival

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    Quote Originally Posted by guedita View Post
    It was nice to look around and see everyone smiling. And when people yelled "Coachellllla!!!"
    i rarely notice people doing this. much more pervasive at bonnaroo (BONNAROOOO!!! not COACHELLA!!)
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    This is a thread about memorable and highly descriptive Coachella experiences, not hippiefuckfestivals.

    9/12: Shifted @ Mercer
    9/24 - 28: Decibel Festival
    10/3-5: Hardly Strictly Bluegrass Festival
    10/4: Ought @ BoH
    10/5: The War on Drugs, Cass McCombs @ The Fillmore
    10/18-19: Treasure Island Music Festival

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    The sand storm was a new experience for me, never been in one before. It was like that darude song they play at sporting events, but real life.

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    I did hear people yelling "Coachella!" every once in a while.
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    Because fucking millenials that's what

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    Quote Originally Posted by amyzzz View Post
    I did hear people yelling "Coachella!" every once in a while.
    What a pleasant experience.
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    What makes me qualified? I've watched EVERY fucking episode of American Idol, and every single episode of The Voice...Forget that I won departmental music awards when I was in the 8th grade choir.

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    Especially when they come up to you and yell it in front of your face...

    ...Stadium style
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    "Happy" Coachella...


    Disclosure - October 12 - Reno, NV.
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    Portugal, The Man - October 22 - Reno, NV.
    Cut Copy - October 31 - Reno, NV.
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    Quote Originally Posted by gmoneyak View Post
    "Happy" Coachella...
    My first Coachella I walked in the door and cute girls yelled at me "HAPPY COACHELLA!" made me and my buddy smile hard. So every year I go back and I yell happy Coachella at people who don't react at all

    But it seems random cries of COACHELLAAAAAA work better...

    I'm a little sad at how impossible it is to start massive crowd shouts when the festival is over. At Lollapalooza when a night ends and the thousands of people are meandering out it's really easy to start a shout. You hear it off in the distance getting louder as people join in and it starts to surround you and before you know it all you can hear is 100,000 people shouting into the night.

    Happens sometimes at Coachella but not nearly enough.
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    Quote Originally Posted by Wonderbot View Post

    I'm a little sad at how impossible it is to start massive crowd shouts when the festival is over. At Lollapalooza when a night ends and the thousands of people are meandering out it's really easy to start a shout. You hear it off in the distance getting louder as people join in and it starts to surround you and before you know it all you can hear is 100,000 people shouting into the night.

    Happens sometimes at Coachella but not nearly enough.
    Everyone at Coachella is too much of an individual to participate in that kind of group nonsense.

    Especially the 5 guys I saw wearing the same Urban Outfitters shirt as me.
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    The acid I had this year was much better than the acid I had last year
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    Quote Originally Posted by frizzlefry View Post
    The acid I had this year was much better than the acid I had last year
    same.
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    Quote Originally Posted by frizzlefry View Post
    The acid I had this year was much better than the acid I had last year
    Was good. I was in a place called acid.
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    Also I just want to say thank you to the OP for starting this thread. I have been wanting to have a thread where people talked about their experiences!!!!! You're super awesome, thanks!!!!!
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    Fun fun fun. 'nuf said.
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