View Full Version : Helpful Coachella veterans - I have a poster question

04-08-2009, 08:32 PM
Last year was my first Coachella, and I was thrilled to find the fancy lineup poster in the photograph below at the merch tent...


Does anyone know if this the first time they've done a higher quality lineup poster, or is this a regular thing? I guess what I'm really hoping for is whether anyone knows if they might do a similar poster for this year. I looked in the online store and on eBay, and couldn't find any from years past.

I've sort of done a cursory (okay, half-assed) search of the forums, but couldn't find an answer to this question.

I realize I could simply wait for a little more than a week and get the answer up close and personal, but I was eyeing the wall in my bedroom earlier this evening and wondering if I ought to consider making some space up there. Also I'm impatient.

04-08-2009, 08:41 PM
I remember they had one in 07, so I would assume it is a yearly thing.

04-08-2009, 08:44 PM
I remember they had one in 07, so I would assume it is a yearly thing.

Excellent, thanks!

04-08-2009, 09:22 PM
I got the same poster last year, but was told that the previous year's poster was not available until the next year. With that in mind, I am hoping to buy the '07 poster this year to complete my collection. I highly recommend buying the almost complete set of posters early this year, then coming back next year to get last years if you missed out.

04-08-2009, 09:27 PM
that 08 poster looks really nice...I should have bought one.

a pic of my upgraded 07 poster:


04-08-2009, 09:30 PM
I think they've only had those special posters for 07 and 08.

Living Silver
04-08-2009, 11:29 PM
I would bring money for posters just in case. If they did it for the past two years (and a lot of posters sold out last year) there is a good chance it will be back.

Also, as you remember, there's ton of merch that's priced through the roof- it's better to have it on hand than to get ripped off at the ATM.

04-09-2009, 12:31 AM
I believe mastercard/visa is accepted at merch booths.

04-09-2009, 04:42 AM
They have posters every year but I don't remember previous yrs being so pretty with the sparkle ink.

04-09-2009, 05:30 AM
you might want to read this thread also ... emek posters are a bit expensive but they triple in value it seems in just a year or so .... i have a waka one and thats the only one i think i have anyway .... cr****