All right, kids. Stop the guessing and the Smith-reunion rumors! The Coachella website is now adorned with this year's poster and the bookers have once again presented a intriguing group of acts that will take place April 15-17 at the Empire Pologrounds.
Friday's headliner is Kings of Leon, Saturday's headliner is Arcade Fire, and Sunday lists both The Strokes and Kanye West, who will hopefully go on at the designated time and not have a meltdown like he did at Bonnaroo 2008.
Other acts listed on the bill so far include:
Friday: The Chemical Brothers, Lauryn Hill, The Black Keys, Interpol, Brandon Flowers, Cee-Lo Green, Cut Copy, Flogging Molly, Black Joe Lewis & the Honeybears, !!!, Ozomatli, the Aquabats.
Saturday: Bright Eyes, Animal Collective, Big Audio Dynamite, Mumford & Sons, Broken Social Scene, Erykah Badu, Gogol Bordello, Cage the Elephant, One Day As A Lion, Jenny and Johnny, The New Pornographers, Paul van Dyk, Wire, the Kills, Tramped by Turtles.
Sunday: PJ Harvey, Duran Duran, The National, Death From Above 1979, Nas & Damian Marley, Chromeo, Wiz Khalifa, Ratatat, Jimmy Eat World, Neon Trees, Fistful of Mercy, Best Coast, She Wants Revenge, the Presets.
Three-day passes ($269.00), along with camping passes ($75.00) go on sale this Friday, January 21st at 10:00AM PST. Visit coachella.com for more details.
Who are you interested in seeing again or for the first time?