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Coachella 2019, Weekend 2, Day 3: Ariana Grande Has a Last Supper; Ocho Ojos Makes Locals Proud

Coachella 2019, Weekend 2, Day 3: Ariana Grande Has a Last Supper; Ocho Ojos Makes Locals Proud

Apr 22, 2019 09:50  |  Brian Blueskye

The final day of Coachella 2019 started off with a slower pace—no surprise, considering Saturday is the longest day of the festival, and Kanye West performed his Easter “church” service at 9 a.m.

Thoug...

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Coachella 2019, Weekend 2, Day 2: Weezer and J Balvin Kick Ass; Tame Impala Pelts With Confetti

Coachella 2019, Weekend 2, Day 2: Weezer and J Balvin Kick Ass; Tame Impala Pelts With Confetti

Apr 21, 2019 09:10  |  Brian Blueskye

Day 2 of Coachella’s second weekend started off on the breezy side—but it still felt fairly comfortable. As the day went on, however, the wind picked up, and the nighttime actually felt … chilly.

The w...

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Coachella 2019, Weekend 2, Day 1: Calypso Rose Is the Queen of Coachella; U.S. Girls Gets Weird

Coachella 2019, Weekend 2, Day 1: Calypso Rose Is the Queen of Coachella; U.S. Girls Gets Weird

Apr 20, 2019 12:40  |  Brian Blueskye

I’ll admit it: I was skeptical as I walked into the Empire Polo Club for the start of Coachella Weekend 2—but a relaxed vibe and above-expectations performances led to a wonderful Friday of music.

Here...

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Live: Chella, Riverside County Fairgrounds, April 17

Live: Chella, Riverside County Fairgrounds, April 17

Apr 18, 2019 10:15  |  Brian Blueskye

The second-annual Goldenvoice event known as Chella took place at the Riverside County Fairgrounds in Indio on Wednesday night, and local Latin-music lovers packed into the Fullenwider Auditorium to c...

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Colombia to the Coachella Valley: J. Patron Loves to Meld Hip Hop With All Sorts of Latin Music

Colombia to the Coachella Valley: J. Patron Loves to Meld Hip Hop With All Sorts of Latin Music

Apr 16, 2019 15:00  |  Brian Blueskye

J. Patron often wears clothing with the slogan “Puro Oro.” This translates to “Pure Gold”—and that’s exactly what J. Patron is in the local hip-hop scene, as an artist who has opened doors for many ot...

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The Lucky 13: Robert Bowman, New Bassist for Waxy

The Lucky 13: Robert Bowman, New Bassist for Waxy

Apr 16, 2019 14:30  |  Brian Blueskye

Robert Bowman is best known in the local-music world as the guitarist for WiseMan. However, WiseMan is not currently a thing—but Bowman was recently announced as the new bassist for local desert-rock ...

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Your Stagecoach Must-Sees: Make Sure You Don't Miss These Country (and Country-Ish?) Performers at the Festival

Your Stagecoach Must-Sees: Make Sure You Don't Miss These Country (and Country-Ish?) Performers at the Festival

Apr 15, 2019 11:00  |  Brian Blueskye

Stagecoach has changed in the past couple of years; the lineup is shorter—but Goldenvoice is still including smaller Americana bands and classic country acts while Nashville’s big stars take to the Ma...

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Fifty Years of Fighting for Rights: The Palm Springs Gay Men's Chorus Helps Commission a Brand-New Work Marking the Anniversary of the Stonewall Riots

Fifty Years of Fighting for Rights: The Palm Springs Gay Men's Chorus Helps Commission a Brand-New Work Marking the Anniversary of the Stonewall Riots

Apr 12, 2019 17:30  |  Brian Blueskye

In June 1969, the Stonewall riots took place, marking a seminal moment in the gay-rights movement—and the Palm Springs Gay Men’s Chorus has joined forces with other LGBT choruses across the country to...

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