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    This Desert Stars Festival looks like a cool festival on October 3 and October 4, 2014 in Pioneertown at Pappy and Harriet's. The announced bands so far are the following:
    The Dandy Warhols, Little Barrie, He's My Brother, She's My Sister, David J & the Gentlemen Thieves, Mark Gardener (of Ride), Ringo Deathstarr, the Telescopes, the Spyrals, No Silver bird, Bixby Knolls, Stripmall Architecture, Matt Ellis, Slow White, Drinking Flowers, Daydream Machine, LSD & The Search for God, Jesika Von Rabbit, Lemon Sun, the Shivas, Miranda Lee Richards, Blank Tapes, Brush Prairie, The Richmond Sluts, DJs Tami (Medication), Dan Collins (LA Record), Rick Barzell & ZIA McCabe + MORE TO BE ANNOUNCED
    http://www.desertstarsfestival.com/

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    The full lineup is being announced on May 27th at 10 am, and they will have a kickstarter for ticket purchases available.

    I'd really like to see a show at Pappy and Harriet's again, so I'm hoping that the Dandy Warhols play on Saturday so I can make it down.

    10/18-19: Treasure Island Music Festival
    10/22: Roman Flugel @ f8
    10/25: Moodymann @ PW
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    10/18-19: Treasure Island Music Festival
    10/22: Roman Flugel @ f8
    10/25: Moodymann @ PW
    11/20: The Drive by Truckers, Sturgill Simpson @ The Fillmore

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    Default Re: Desert Stars Festival

    that looks cool. I would definitely do this. what kind of ticket prices are expected though? i couldn't find any pricing on the website.

    edit: nvm. found the kickstarter page.
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    ICYMI: Today the two board members with the most questionable approach to music held mirrors up to each other; no one learned a thing and nothing will change.

    September 24 - Modest Mouse - Vina Robles Amp.
    October 3/4 - Desert Stars - Pioneertown
    October 17 - Massive Attack - SB Bowl
    November 8 - Slowdive - Theater at Ace
    November 9 - Slowdive - Theater at Ace
    April 10/11/12 - Coachella wknd 1 - Indio

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    Default Re: Desert Stars Festival

    I remember liking what I heard of Stripmall Architecture like four or five years ago on turntable.fm from Grossmagic but I have never seen them or listened to them since.
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    Quote Originally Posted by WhyTheLongFace View Post
    Still pretty serious about this.

    Perfume Genius @ The Independent 10/21/14
    Moodymann @ PW 10/25/14
    Death From Above 1979 @ The Independent 11/17/14
    The Drive by Truckers, Sturgill Simpson @ The Fillmore 11/20/14
    Caribou @The Fillmore 03/01/14


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    Default Re: Desert Stars Festival

    Does anyone have anymore info on this festival like whether it has ins and outs, what the camping is like? I backed $100 for a weekend pass and a campspot regardless, but just curious if there is any more info. the festival page doesn't give too much info.
    Quote Originally Posted by TallGuyCM View Post
    ICYMI: Today the two board members with the most questionable approach to music held mirrors up to each other; no one learned a thing and nothing will change.

    September 24 - Modest Mouse - Vina Robles Amp.
    October 3/4 - Desert Stars - Pioneertown
    October 17 - Massive Attack - SB Bowl
    November 8 - Slowdive - Theater at Ace
    November 9 - Slowdive - Theater at Ace
    April 10/11/12 - Coachella wknd 1 - Indio

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    Default Re: Desert Stars Festival

    Camping is, I assume, spots on the corral campground in Pioneertown, which is right next to the venue. And I'm 100% positive that there will be ins and outs. It's a pretty relaxed atmosphere at Pappy's and Harriets.

    10/18-19: Treasure Island Music Festival
    10/22: Roman Flugel @ f8
    10/25: Moodymann @ PW
    11/20: The Drive by Truckers, Sturgill Simpson @ The Fillmore

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    Default Re: Desert Stars Festival

    Is the weather there nice in october?
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    Because fucking millenials that's what

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    Quote Originally Posted by guedita View Post
    Camping is, I assume, spots on the corral campground in Pioneertown, which is right next to the venue. And I'm 100% positive that there will be ins and outs. It's a pretty relaxed atmosphere at Pappy's and Harriets.
    awesome. I've never been to Pioneertown so I'm looking forward to this. Pretty sure I'll do this solo, which for me, will be a first.
    Quote Originally Posted by TallGuyCM View Post
    ICYMI: Today the two board members with the most questionable approach to music held mirrors up to each other; no one learned a thing and nothing will change.

    September 24 - Modest Mouse - Vina Robles Amp.
    October 3/4 - Desert Stars - Pioneertown
    October 17 - Massive Attack - SB Bowl
    November 8 - Slowdive - Theater at Ace
    November 9 - Slowdive - Theater at Ace
    April 10/11/12 - Coachella wknd 1 - Indio

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    There will be ins and outs and the weather should be perfect in Oct.

    This mini fest is a blast!

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    Hmm. The Dandy Warhols either don't know if they are playing on Saturday, or are not playing on Saturday. Hopefully the former.

    10/18-19: Treasure Island Music Festival
    10/22: Roman Flugel @ f8
    10/25: Moodymann @ PW
    11/20: The Drive by Truckers, Sturgill Simpson @ The Fillmore

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    Quote Originally Posted by guedita View Post
    Hmm. The Dandy Warhols either don't know if they are playing on Saturday, or are not playing on Saturday. Hopefully the former.
    Dandy Warhols most likely will go on around 10PM Saturday. Every year the headliners played Saturday on the outside stage then after midnight the party continued on the inside stage.

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    Ah, so...is there a "headliner" that closes out the festival Sunday?

    10/18-19: Treasure Island Music Festival
    10/22: Roman Flugel @ f8
    10/25: Moodymann @ PW
    11/20: The Drive by Truckers, Sturgill Simpson @ The Fillmore

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    They stopped doing 3 days (Sunday) a couple years ago… Now they have what they call "Recovery" party at the Ace in Palm Springs which Zia from the Dandy's will be spinning..

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    Oops, yeah, I meant Friday not Sunday. I guess that makes sense, they are the biggest name so they'll close it outdoors on Saturday. Awesome.

    10/18-19: Treasure Island Music Festival
    10/22: Roman Flugel @ f8
    10/25: Moodymann @ PW
    11/20: The Drive by Truckers, Sturgill Simpson @ The Fillmore

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    are you doing this Cara?
    Quote Originally Posted by TallGuyCM View Post
    ICYMI: Today the two board members with the most questionable approach to music held mirrors up to each other; no one learned a thing and nothing will change.

    September 24 - Modest Mouse - Vina Robles Amp.
    October 3/4 - Desert Stars - Pioneertown
    October 17 - Massive Attack - SB Bowl
    November 8 - Slowdive - Theater at Ace
    November 9 - Slowdive - Theater at Ace
    April 10/11/12 - Coachella wknd 1 - Indio

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    Zack and I are tempted to! We could only make Saturday, though.

    10/18-19: Treasure Island Music Festival
    10/22: Roman Flugel @ f8
    10/25: Moodymann @ PW
    11/20: The Drive by Truckers, Sturgill Simpson @ The Fillmore

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    I like the Shivas too.
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    Quote Originally Posted by WhyTheLongFace View Post
    Still pretty serious about this.

    Perfume Genius @ The Independent 10/21/14
    Moodymann @ PW 10/25/14
    Death From Above 1979 @ The Independent 11/17/14
    The Drive by Truckers, Sturgill Simpson @ The Fillmore 11/20/14
    Caribou @The Fillmore 03/01/14


    Last.fm





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    I just started listening to some of the bands, and so far i'm digging on the spyrals.
    Quote Originally Posted by TallGuyCM View Post
    ICYMI: Today the two board members with the most questionable approach to music held mirrors up to each other; no one learned a thing and nothing will change.

    September 24 - Modest Mouse - Vina Robles Amp.
    October 3/4 - Desert Stars - Pioneertown
    October 17 - Massive Attack - SB Bowl
    November 8 - Slowdive - Theater at Ace
    November 9 - Slowdive - Theater at Ace
    April 10/11/12 - Coachella wknd 1 - Indio

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    My friend really likes Joel Gion (from BJM) & the Primary Colours...


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    Set times have been released!! Check it:
    http://www.desertstarsfestival.com/#...eck-info/c1rsh

    Just two months to go til the party in the high desert begins!

    -t

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    It would be cool to get a little more info on the camping situation then what they have posted as well. As far as I know, If I backed money for a pass, I just go to will call?
    Quote Originally Posted by TallGuyCM View Post
    ICYMI: Today the two board members with the most questionable approach to music held mirrors up to each other; no one learned a thing and nothing will change.

    September 24 - Modest Mouse - Vina Robles Amp.
    October 3/4 - Desert Stars - Pioneertown
    October 17 - Massive Attack - SB Bowl
    November 8 - Slowdive - Theater at Ace
    November 9 - Slowdive - Theater at Ace
    April 10/11/12 - Coachella wknd 1 - Indio

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    Here's the schedule breakdown:

    Friday October 3rd (Check In begins at 3:00 p.m., Gates at 4:00 p.m.)

    Desert Stage:

    DJ Set by Simone-Marie of Primal Scream - 4:00-5:20 p.m.
    Attasalina – 6:00 p.m.
    The Blank Tapes – 7:20 p.m.
    David J & the Gentleman Thieves – 8:40 p.m.
    He’s My Brother She’s My Sister – 10:00 p.m.

    Teepee Stage:

    Drinking Flowers – 5:20 p.m.
    Death Valley Girls – 6:40 p.m.
    Joel Gion & The Primary Colours – 8:00 p.m.
    Little Barrie – 9:20 p.m.

    Pioneer Stage:

    Matt Ellis – 8:00 p.m.
    The Cold and Lovely – 9:00 p.m.
    Heaven – 10:00 p.m.
    Alex Maas of the Black Angels – 11:00 p.m.
    The Telescopes – 12:00 a.m.
    Daydream Machine – 1:00 a.m.


    Saturday October 4th (Check In begins at 3:00 p.m., Gates at 4:00 p.m.)

    Desert Stage:

    DJ Set by Colm O Ciosoig of My Bloody Valentine - 2:00-3:20 p.m.
    The Richmond Sluts – 4:00 p.m.
    Jesika Von Rabbit – 5:20 p.m.
    Magic Castles – 6:40 p.m.
    Ringo Deathstarr – 8:00 p.m.
    The Dandy Warhols – 9:30 p.m.

    Teepee Stage:

    Slow White – 3:20 p.m.
    The Bixby Knolls – 4:40 p.m.
    The Spyrals – 6:00 p.m.
    No Silver Bird – 7:20 p.m.
    The Shivas – 8:40 p.m.

    Pioneer Stage:

    Miranda Less Richards – 8:00 p.m.
    Silent Pictures – 9:00 p.m.
    LSD & The Search for God – 10:00 p.m.
    Mark Gardener of Ride – 11:00 p.m.
    Stripmall Architecture – 12:00 a.m.
    Brush Prairie & Guests – 1:00 a.m.

    Also yeah, as far as I know you would get your camping passes at the fest's will call...I'm sure they'll make things more clear as they updated their FAQ section when we get close to the fest date...

    -t

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    BUMP BUMP BUMP

    3 weeks to go 'til we'll be rocking away in the high desert...Anyone else going to make it to this Fest?

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    Bump...

    1 week to go...

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    Camping in JTree thursday night and will head on over when i get up later. getting excited.
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    ICYMI: Today the two board members with the most questionable approach to music held mirrors up to each other; no one learned a thing and nothing will change.

    September 24 - Modest Mouse - Vina Robles Amp.
    October 3/4 - Desert Stars - Pioneertown
    October 17 - Massive Attack - SB Bowl
    November 8 - Slowdive - Theater at Ace
    November 9 - Slowdive - Theater at Ace
    April 10/11/12 - Coachella wknd 1 - Indio

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    I'll be there this weekend. Staying at a hotel, not sure which one. Looking forward to this.
    10/16 Massive Attack @ Greek Theater (?), 10/18 Culture Collide, 10/26 Asobi Seksu & Slowdive @ Royale, 11/7 Warpaint @ Echoplex, 11/12 Blonde Redhead @ Fonda

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    We'll be arriving Friday early afternoon...First stopping at the Best Western in Yucca to check in, and then onward up the hill to Pappy's!

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